New York Times, Wednesday, March 17, 2004

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 33 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 250 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Leaves may be put in it : TEAPOT
7. Prohibits : BANS
11. Sass : LIP
14. Like most plumbing nowadays : INDOOR
15. Mount SW of Messina : ETNA
16. Suffix with Canton : ESE
17. Candice Bergen role : MURPHYBROWN
19. Our sun : SOL
20. Before : ERE
21. Kitchen wrap : SARAN
22. Fisticuffs : SETTO
24. Boxing locale : RING
26. Bye-byes : TATAS
28. Cheer (for) : ROOT
29. Ginger cookies : SNAPS
31. Morning TV co-host : KELLYRIPA
33. Felt smug : GLOATED
35. Supermarket divisions : AISLES
36. ___ Zeppelin : LED
37. First mate : EVE
38. Flourish : THRIVE
42. Deceive : MISLEAD
46. "Paper Moon" actor : RYANONEAL
48. Laundromat appliance : DRIER
50. Not fer : AGIN
51. Rowdy ___, Clint Eastwood's role in "Rawhide" : YATES
53. Ocean predator : ORCA
54. Ripple lovers : WINOS
56. Bedding item : SHEET
58. Brooch : PIN
59. Moon-landing vehicle, for short : LEM
60. Stephen Sondheim title character : SWEENEYTODD
63. Former Spanish queen : ENA
64. It may be grand : TOUR
65. More loved : DEARER
66. Hideout : DEN
67. Soaks (up) : SOPS
68. One who might issue a challenge : SENTRY
1. Track officials : TIMERS
2. Accustoming (to) : ENURING
3. Kind of gland : ADRENAL
4. Champagne-opening sound : POP
5. Wonderment cries : OOHS
6. Have a ___ (attempt) : TRYAT
7. Dressed down : BERATED
8. Lacking a musical key : ATONAL
9. Hurricane dir. : NNW
10. Without : SANS
11. Clorox company household cleaner : LESTOIL
12. Chemical relative : ISOTOPE
13. Jai alai balls : PELOTAS
18. Put one's foot down? : BRAKED
23. Muffs one : ERRS
25. Address abbr. : GPO
27. Poles and Czechs : SLAVS
30. Discharge from the military : SALVO
32. Triangular road sign : YIELD
34. Wee : TEENY
37. Ford of the Ford Models agency : EILEEN
38. Fished with a net : TRAWLED
39. Cleanliness : HYGIENE
40. Dustin Hoffman film : RAINMAN
41. ___ time flat : INNO
42. Marshall ___ (Eminem's real name) : MATHERS
43. Mancinelli's "___ e Leandro" : ERO
44. Many a taxi's destination : AIRPORT
45. Judge : DECIDER
47. Not be so hard : EASEUP
49. Stopped flowing, as a stream : RANDRY
52. Burpee's packetful : SEEDS
55. Concordes : SSTS
57. Chinook salmon : TYEE
61. Go a-courting : WOO
62. Light brown : TAN

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