New York Times, Monday, March 28, 2005

Author: Elizabeth Babikan
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth Babikan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JX} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Babikan. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Is in a play : ACTS
5. Layers : STRATA
11. Tool with teeth : SAW
14. Jacket : COAT
15. Rang, as bells : PEALED
16. Swiss canton : URI
17. Famous large deep-blue rock : HOPEDIAMOND
19. Brooch : PIN
20. An hour before midnight : ELEVEN
21. Illegally seized : USURPED
23. Filled with joy : ELATED
26. Game played on 64 squares : CHESS
27. Say more : ADD
30. Sly maneuver : PLOY
31. Prophet : SEER
32. Make void : QUASH
34. Money in Mexico : PESO
36. Strikebreaker : SCAB
39. Shows for the first time : UNVEILS
41. Yield to desire : INDULGE
43. Similar (to) : AKIN
44. Cry in court : OYEZ
46. Ordinary : USUAL
47. Pub projectile : DART
49. Prosperity : WEAL
51. Maidenform product : BRA
52. Hindu social division : CASTE
54. Admit to wrongdoing : FESSUP
56. Calm down : APPEASE
58. Injuries near beehives : STINGS
62. Savings for old age, for short : IRA
63. Military decoration : PURPLEHEART
66. Get ___ of (toss out) : RID
67. Rubs out : ERASES
68. "Bye" : CIAO
69. Cheer for a matador : OLE
70. Puts trust in, with "on" : RELIES
71. Site of Napoleon's exile : ELBA
1. Dull hurt : ACHE
2. Refrigerate : COOL
3. Put on reel-to-reel : TAPE
4. Jobs in the computer field : STEVE
5. Kind of column : SPINAL
6. Alternative to coffee : TEA
7. Male sheep : RAM
8. For all to hear : ALOUD
9. Sawbucks : TENS
10. Bring forth as evidence : ADDUCE
11. Site for eating and entertainment : SUPPERCLUB
12. 7-Down, astrologically : ARIES
13. Orchestra section : WINDS
18. Greek oracle site : DELPHI
22. Kind of monkey : RHESUS
24. ___-turvy : TOPSY
25. Hurricane's center : EYE
27. Shade of blue : AQUA
28. Drop, as a doughnut in milk : DUNK
29. "Just Shoot Me" co-star : DAVIDSPADE
31. Daughter's opposite : SON
33. Half of Congress : SENATE
35. Medium, large and extra-large : SIZES
37. Ice cream thickening agent : AGAR
38. Lugosi who played Dracula : BELA
40. Hollywood filming locale : LOT
42. Minnesota port : DULUTH
45. 7-Down's mate : EWE
48. Autumn farm worker : REAPER
50. Estimate the value of : ASSESS
52. Egypt's capital : CAIRO
53. Shower bringer : APRIL
54. Wild : FERAL
55. Jigsaw puzzle element : PIECE
57. Without a doubt : SURE
59. Hammer's target : NAIL
60. Take hold of : GRAB
61. Portico in Greek architecture : STOA
64. Letter before omega : PSI
65. ___ jeans : LEE

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