New York Times, Saturday, April 10, 2004

Author: Mark Diehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Diehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 40 Missing: {GJQVZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 41 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. One of the crowd, perhaps : BITPART
8. Vegetable matter : PEAT
12. In condensed form : CAPSULAR
13. Devilfish : MANTA
14. Be summarily lost ... or what 30-Across might do? : FLYOUTTHEWINDOW
16. Mean : LOW
17. Make inquiries : ASKAROUND
18. Susan who wrote the 1978 best seller "Compromising Positions" : ISAACS
22. Dishwasher, at times : SCOURER
23. Spots to spot Dalmatians : PETSHOPS
26. End of a flight? : STORY
27. 1040 attachment : SCHEDULEA
30. Moniker suggested by the pattern of white squares in this grid : THEMANOFSTEEL
35. Plied, as a dirty trick : STOOPEDTO
36. Renowned chair designer : EAMES
41. Most dear : PRICIEST
43. Bulk up : STOUTEN
46. Like some hard soils : CHERTY
47. Fine home decoration : PORCELAIN
50. Short respite : NAP
51. Dangerously positioned, like 30-Across, often? : INTHELINEOFFIRE
55. Modern alternative to Hallmark : ECARD
56. Actor Tom of "Top Gun" : SKERRITT
57. Proofer's mark : DELE
58. Alpha ___ acids (cosmetic ingredients) : HYDROXY
1. Hit series whose pilot was the TV movie "Panic at Malibu River" : BAYWATCH
2. Investing opportunity, for short : IPO
3. Nashville sch. : TSU
4. Place : PUT
5. Ski resort near Snowbird : ALTA
6. Cheers : RAHS
7. Slogs far afield : TREKS
8. Bear fruit : PANOUT
9. Off-road motorcycle competition : ENDURO
10. Penitent soul : ATONER
11. Cheap : TAWDRY
12. Like the winner in a guessing contest : CLOSEST
13. Some MOMA holdings : MIROS
14. Simple hairstyle : FLIP
15. "Never Wave at a ___" (1952 military farce) : WAC
19. New York's ___ Stadium : ASHE
20. Sci. class : CHEM
21. Round at a snack bar : SODAS
24. Give up, slangily : PUNT
25. Swift sailing vessel : SLOOP
28. Get an ___ effort : EFOR
29. Savory jelly : ASPIC
31. Kind of support : TECH
32. Peter Gunn's girlfriend : EDIE
33. "It is the sea / Gone with the sun," wrote Rimbaud : ETERNITY
34. Skill often touted but rarely seen : LOSTART
36. Spotted : ESPIED
37. Posthaste : ATONCE
38. You or me, e.g. : MORTAL
39. Flimflam : EUCHRE
40. Mount : STEED
42. Letters : TYPE
44. Right angle : ELL
45. Charlie Chan player of 50's TV : NAISH
48. Pitch-black : INKY
49. It's more than a desire : NEED
52. Famous Bruin #4 : ORR
53. Back : FRO
54. Jam : FIX

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