New York Times, Thursday, May 15, 2003

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QYZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 94 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Biblical prophet : JOEL
5. How the Lincoln Memorial faces : EAST
9. Novelist Sholem : ASCH
13. Story that tops all others : ATTIC
15. Backup singers, often : TRIO
16. ___ Cynwyd (Philadelphia suburb) : BALA
17. Source of 37-Across : VICTORHUGONOVEL
20. Classified letters : EOE
21. Snitched : SANG
22. Caterpillar, for one : LARVA
23. Alphabet string : RST
24. Prefix with center : EPI
25. Employee of 38-Down : FANTINE
27. Gumshoe : TEC
28. They get you seats : TICKETS
30. Musician's asset : EAR
31. Old Ford model : LTD
32. Martinique, e.g. : ILE
33. "What ___?" : ISIT
34. See 12-Down : MCRAE
37. Long-running B'way musical seen by couples? : LESMIZ
38. "À ___ santé!" : VOTRE
39. "Um, I hate to interrupt ..." : AHEM
40. John ___ : DOE
41. Jail, slangily : CAN
42. Bad-mouth : DIS
43. Like certain shark fins : VENTRAL
45. 500 letters? : STP
48. Rival of 14-Down for Marius's love : EPONINE
50. It may be direct or indirect: Abbr. : OBJ
51. Ballad ending? : EER
52. Fold : PLEAT
53. Theater award : OBIE
54. Hosp. picture : MRI
55. 37-Across extras : REVOLUTIONARIES
58. Wilson of "Shanghai Knights" : OWEN
59. Sign of inactivity : RUST
60. Untrue : NOTSO
61. Little League umps, often : DADS
62. Split personalities? : EXES
63. Noggin : BEAN
1. 38-Down's longtime pursuer : JAVERT
2. Lazy : OTIOSE
3. Blah, blah, blah : ETCETC
4. Boozy : LIT
5. Like some cuisines : ETHNIC
6. Cut ___ (dance) : ARUG
7. Contract necessity: Abbr. : SIG
8. "You missed it" : TOOLATE
9. Scrub : ABORT
10. Most perceptive : SAVVIEST
11. Environmental concern : CLEANAIR
12. With 34-Across, 1982 A.L. r.b.i. leader : HAL
14. Daughter of 25-Across : COSETTE
18. Speedy : RAPID
19. Namesakes of Bert Bobbsey's twin : NANS
25. Like Christmas in Madrid? : FELIZ
26. Art Deco designer : ERTE
29. Fate : KISMET
31. Flee : LAM
33. Charged item : ION
34. Earned : MADE
35. Great Lakes tribe : CHIPPEWA
36. Cleared up : RESOLVED
37. Sierra ___ : LEONE
38. 37-Across hero : VALJEAN
40. Artificial tooth : DENTURE
41. Kind of fever : CABIN
43. Serum container : VIAL
44. Some factory workers : ROBOTS
45. Arab, e.g. : SEMITE
46. Mother ___ : TERESA
47. Where 38-Down spent 19 years : PRISON
49. Light gases : NEONS
53. River to the Seine : OISE
55. Towel holder : ROD
56. Promgoer's rental : TUX
57. Hold up : ROB

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