New York Times, Friday, April 27, 2001

Author: Mark Diehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Diehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 31 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Officially certify : ACCREDIT
9. Certain ticket buyers : ADULTS
15. Not to be trusted : THIEVISH
16. Man of words : SAFIRE
17. Breakfast item with coffee : BUTTERMILKDONUT
19. Off-course : ERRANT
20. Computerized enactments, for short : SIMS
21. Clock standard: Abbr. : GMT
22. Planner's woe : SNAG
23. All over the place : RIFE
24. Short collection? : REPO
25. King who toured the U.S. in 1977 : TUT
26. Cookie flavoring : ANISE
28. Riders : FARES
29. Begin, later in life : PEACENOBELIST
32. Outcome of some exams : DIAGNOSIS
33. No behind-the-back criticism : FRONTALATTACK
37. Physicist Ohm : GEORG
38. Program listing : BYTES
39. Follow-up to a ques. : ANS
41. Fashion magazine : ELLE
42. "Sweet" things : PEAS
43. Gift line : FROM
44. Nonexistent : NIL
45. Doofus : DOLT
46. Lilongwe is its capital : MALAWI
48. Amoeba : ONECELLEDANIMAL
51. Fine wool : MERINO
52. Place for trucks and shovels : SANDPILE
53. Lamb pieces : ESSAYS
54. Site of Mount Olympus : THESSALY
1. If you're lucky : ATBEST
2. Roil : CHURNUP
3. Sildenafil ___ (Viagra's generic name) : CITRATE
4. Mark down, maybe : RETAG
5. Neck and neck : EVEN
6. Scuttlebutt : DIRT
7. Belief : ISM
8. "Don't panic!" : THISISONLYATEST
9. "___ anything!" : ASKME
10. Root beer brand : DADS
11. It may be produced by swamp gas : UFO
12. Hangs around : LINGERS
13. Proclaim : TRUMPET
14. Donnybrooks : SETTOS
18. They can go overboard : LIFEBOATS
23. Jog one's memory : RINGABELL
24. Mrs. Gorbachev : RAISA
26. Handling brilliantly : ACING
27. Sans ice : NEAT
28. Floats like a butterfly : FLITS
30. Really like : ADORE
31. Noted Renaissance patron : ESTE
33. Lions and tigers (oh my) : FELINES
34. Some are high : ROLLERS
35. Darling : CARAMIA
36. One with omniscience : KNOWALL
37. Modern map subject : GENOME
40. Cutesy drawing : SMILEY
42. Some shirts : POLOS
43. Decides by chance : FLIPS
45. Just say no : DENY
46. Place for a comb : MANE
47. Added details : ANDS
49. The Company : CIA
50. Morse T : DAH

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