New York Times, Wednesday, May 12, 2004

Author: Allan E. Parrish
Editor: Will Shortz
Allan E. Parrish
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite

Puzzazz
Notepad: Arrange the four circled letters in the grid to get a word that defines the four unclued answers.
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S
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C
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T
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V
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K
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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. "___ Network" (1980's comedy series) : SCTV
5. Old U.S. gas brand : ESSO
9. Tear carriers : DUCTS
14. Celebratory dance : HORA
15. Canal section : LOCK
16. Match : AGREE
17. Stratford's stream : AVON
18. Ice cream thickener : AGAR
19. Be a kvetch : WHINE
20. See note : WEDDINGBAND
23. Item in a bucket : MOP
24. Mason or McBeal: Abbr. : ATTY
25. Birch family trees : ALDERS
27. "Journey Into Fear" novelist : AMBLER
30. "Saint Joan" star Jean : SEBERG
32. Head boss, initially : CEO
33. Women's titles : MADAMS
35. Kind of dealer : ARMS
38. Schoolbooks : TEXTS
40. Slippery ___ : ELM
41. Hawk's descent : SWOOP
42. Cookbook direction : STIR
43. Up-to-the-minute : LATEST
45. Swiss canton : URI
46. "___ done!" : NICELY
48. Knife or club : WEAPON
50. Water surrounded by sand dunes : LAGOON
52. Soccer star Mia : HAMM
53. "___ Too Late" (Carole King hit) : ITS
54. See note : COLLARSTAIN
60. Pat-down : FRISK
62. Actor's goal : PART
63. Like a churl : RUDE
64. Parishioner's donation : TITHE
65. "Gee whiz!" : GOSH
66. Commotions : ADOS
67. Floor it : SPEED
68. Pale : ASHY
69. Piper's wear : KILT
1. Clarinetist Artie : SHAW
2. Sheltered bay : COVE
3. Walked on : TROD
4. Home wrecker : VANDAL
5. Hyundai model : ELANTRA
6. Waterlogged : SOGGY
7. Object of a union's anger : SCAB
8. Gumbo vegetable : OKRA
9. Dilly-dally : DAWDLE
10. "Not my thing at all!" : UGH
11. See note : CRIMEGROUP
12. Andrea Bocelli, for one : TENOR
13. Oozes : SEEPS
21. Tabloid duos : ITEMS
22. Slaps the cuffs on : NABS
26. Chess result, sometimes : DRAW
27. Does something : ACTS
28. Run into : MEET
29. See note : BOXINGSITE
30. Like ocean air : SALTY
31. Noted plus-size model : EMME
34. Start a hand : DEAL
36. 1960's-70's Italian P.M. : MORO
37. Wash or dry cycle : SPIN
39. Peter, Paul and Mary, e.g. : TRIO
41. Morel morsels : STEMS
43. Late-night funnyman : LENO
44. Dark-complexioned : SWARTHY
47. Ready to fire : COCKED
49. Metroliner company : AMTRAK
50. Hitchers' hopes : LIFTS
51. Take ___ down memory lane : ATRIP
52. Like Siberian winters : HARSH
55. Annika Sorenstam grp. : LPGA
56. Vientiane's land : LAOS
57. Quattro maker : AUDI
58. Temple figure : IDOL
59. Hatchling's home : NEST
61. Cow or sow : SHE

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