New York Times, Saturday, February 28, 2004

Author: Byron Walden
Editor: Will Shortz
Byron Walden
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 25 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Like a versatile wardrobe : MIXNMATCH
10. Excited about : UPFOR
15. Ill-advised place? : INFIRMARY
16. View from the Latin Quarter : SEINE
17. Masked man's cry : STICKEMUP
18. It may be supplied by a draft : MONEY
19. Part of a Spanish explorer's name : DELEON
20. Attaching, in a way : SEWINGON
22. Very slow-moving : INERT
23. Its seat is San Rafael : MARIN
24. North Carolina's ___ River State Park : ENO
25. Problem while getting clean : DTS
26. Drove obliquely : TOED
28. ___ ester : STEROL
30. Empty : DEPLETE
32. Deal in : VEND
33. One who might count you out : REFEREE
36. Cousins of a 33-Across : UMPIRES
38. Foundation producer : AVON
39. It's tricky to return : NETBALL
41. Saint of housewives, in France : MARTHE
43. ___ fever (was sick) : RANA
44. "___ lied!" : SOI
47. Be in a cast : ACT
48. Protector of Io : ARGUS
50. Runs across : SPANS
52. Halfhearted : LUKEWARM
54. On something : STONED
55. Legal scholar Guinier and others : LANIS
56. Sought acceptance from : APPLIEDTO
58. Square things : ATONE
59. Participate in military combat : SEEACTION
60. Bad spelling? : HEXES
61. Doesn't do anything crazy : STAYSSANE
1. Bungled : MISDID
2. Fixed : INTENT
3. Bizarre cases : XFILES
4. Not as cold : NICER
5. Teach on TV? : MRKOTTER
6. Service sign-off : AMEN
7. Plus fours go-with : TAM
8. Cause : CRUSADE
9. Bouncing off the walls : HYPER
10. Noted Phila. facility : USMINT
11. Menial : PEON
12. Rat : FINGERER
13. Intimate chat : ONEONONE
14. Wrap giant : REYNOLDS
21. Nestor : WISEMAN
23. Rumble : MELEE
27. It began in 1968, for tennis : OPENERA
29. Dark side : EVIL
30. Bit of headway : DENT
31. They have big bells : TUBAS
33. West Bank city : RAMALLAH
34. Clear out : EVACUATE
35. Gold holder : FORTKNOX
37. Packaging suppliers' industry : PLASTICS
40. Ballyhoo : TRUMPET
42. Parts of ship bows : HAWSES
44. New Mexico's ___ National Labs : SANDIA
45. Freight unit : ONETON
46. Needs no more work : ISDONE
49. Blades that are cut by blades : GRASS
51. ___ Corner, part of Westminster Abbey : POETS
53. Start of a Mozart title : EINE
54. Fell : SLAY
57. Source of a royal pain? : PEA

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