New York Times, Tuesday, May 24, 2005

Author: Mike Torch
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Torch
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Torch. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Off one's trolley : DAFT
5. Predatory sort : SHARK
10. Motorists' citations: Abbr. : TKTS
14. Plot unit : ACRE
15. "Not a chance" : NOWAY
16. ___ avis : RARA
17. Never : WHENHELLFREEZES
20. Big Apple daily, briefly : NYTIMES
21. Source of government revenue : TAXBASE
22. Mossy side of a tree : NORTH
24. Reunion group : CLASS
25. Fodder storers : SILOS
28. Late actor Davis : OSSIE
31. Cause of a wince : PAIN
32. Prevents, legally : ESTOPS
34. Reporter's question : WHO
37. Sometimes : ONCEINABLUEMOON
40. "For shame!" : TSK
41. Continued ahead : GONEON
42. Burn soother : ALOE
43. Excused oneself, with "out" : BOWED
44. Jazz phrases : RIFFS
45. Wash gently against : LAPAT
48. Cervantes's land : SPAIN
51. Retiree's title : EMERITA
54. Search, as at a sale : RUMMAGE
58. Always : TWENTYFOURSEVEN
60. Monied one : HAVE
61. Chinese "bear" : PANDA
62. Uncool sort : NERD
63. Looks over : EYES
64. Some Art Deco pieces : ERTES
65. Plays for a sap : USES
1. Eos' domain : DAWN
2. Stiff and sore : ACHY
3. Fingerboard ridge : FRET
4. Like a multipurpose tool, perhaps : TENINONE
5. Look of contempt : SNEER
6. "The Planets" composer Gustav : HOLST
7. Piercing tool : AWL
8. Huck Finn's conveyance : RAFT
9. Actress Sedgwick : KYRA
10. High in pitch : TREBLE
11. Internet music-sharing service : KAZAA
12. Lock of hair : TRESS
13. MS. enclosures : SASES
18. Med. care providers : HMOS
19. Cut out : EXCISE
23. Busy places : HOTBEDS
25. Catch a glimpse of : SPOT
26. Fleming and Paisley : IANS
27. Beat soundly : LICK
29. Go it alone : SOLO
30. Made, as a web : SPUN
32. Sufficient, old-style : ENOW
33. All there : SANE
34. Alarmist's cry, in a fable : WOLF
35. Dance, slangily : HOOF
36. Small bills : ONES
38. Fly ball fielder's shout : IGOTIT
39. Primary computer list : MAINMENU
43. ___ & Noble : BARNES
44. Just misses, as a putt : RIMS
45. River in Hades : LETHE
46. Home products seller : AMWAY
47. Really annoy : PEEVE
49. Priggish one : PRUDE
50. Saintly glows : AURAS
52. Pound a keyboard : TYPE
53. Out there : AFAR
55. N.Y.C.'s 5th and 7th, e.g. : AVES
56. Richard of "Chicago" : GERE
57. They may be tight or loose : ENDS
59. Windsor's prov. : ONT

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