New York Times, Wednesday, May 2, 2001

Author: Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
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1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521
Harvey Estes
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11612/29/199311/26/200845
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2015151219278
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1.52700

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 32 Missing: {KQZ} This is puzzle # 72 for Ms. Salomon. This is puzzle # 57 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Radio switch : AMFM
5. Personality asset : CHARM
10. Charles Lamb, pseudonymously : ELIA
14. Vincent Lopez hit of 1922 : NOLA
15. Television sans picture : AUDIO
16. Brewski : SUDS
17. Terrific place to buy lemonade? : GRANDSTAND
19. Give off : EMIT
20. Sharp surgical instrument : LANCET
21. Mermaid's home : SEA
23. A.C. measure : BTU
24. Chicago suburb : ELGIN
25. Terrific leader? : SWELLHEAD
28. Spotted : SEEN
29. Exemplars of twinship : PEAS
30. Peter of "Casablanca" : LORRE
31. Spot in a 21-Across : ISLET
33. Spoil, maybe : DOTEON
34. There are eagles in it: Abbr. : BSA
37. Terrific layer of paint? : TOPCOAT
39. Danger in the water supply : DDT
40. Become depleted : RUNDRY
42. Like Siberian winters : HARSH
44. Winter pear : ANJOU
45. Skillful : DEFT
46. "___ Dawn I Die" (Cagney/Raft flick) : EACH
50. Terrific T-man? : GREATNESS
52. Mrs. Bush : LAURA
53. Hodges of the Dodgers : GIL
54. Fa follower : SOL
55. Prepare : GETSET
56. "Yeah, right!" in teenspeak : ASIF
58. Terrific sun blocker? : SUPERVISOR
61. In-basket stamp: Abbr. : RECD
62. Uncredited actor : EXTRA
63. "Cleopatra" backdrop : NILE
64. Boris Godunov, for one : TSAR
65. Honeybun : DEARY
66. Turned right : GEED
1. Some are right : ANGLES
2. Spirit : MORALE
3. Projecting part : FLANGE
4. "Days of Wine and Roses" composer : MANCINI
5. Fracture fixer : CAST
6. Snap preceder : HUT
7. Nabokov novel : ADA
8. Hosings, maybe : RINSES
9. Make's partner : MODEL
10. Legal conclusion? : ESE
11. Plodded along : LUMBERED
12. 1,100-mile run : IDITAROD
13. Teacher's joy : ASTUDENT
18. Place for a nap, maybe : DEN
22. Parcels out : ALLOTS
25. Ooze through the cracks : SEEP
26. Sentries' jobs : WATCHES
27. In : HOT
29. Stratagem : PLOY
32. Parades : STRUTS
33. It has feathers and flies : DART
34. Horn tooter? : BRAGGART
35. They involve light lifting : SUNRISES
36. Huston of "Prizzi's Honor" : ANJELICA
38. Klutzes : OAFS
41. ___ good deed : DOA
43. Kind of pad : HEATING
45. With all the bells and whistles : DELUXE
47. 2000 Olympics host : AUSSIE
48. Spicy cuisine : CREOLE
49. Cause of some warfare : HATRED
51. Nudged, dog-style : NOSED
52. O.T. book : LEV
55. Like many a winter sky : GRAY
57. New Deal pres. : FDR
59. School org. : PTA
60. Suffer a "brain cramp" : ERR

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