New York Times, Monday, May 3, 2004

Author: Gregory E. Paul
Editor: Will Shortz
Gregory E. Paul
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 110 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Did laps in a pool : SWAM
5. Foolhardy : RASH
9. “She loves me … she loves me not” flower : DAISY
14. “Horrors!” : OHNO
15. “Cómo ___ usted?” : ESTA
16. Blast from the past : OLDIE
17. Spick-and-span : NEAT
18. Genesis twin : ESAU
19. F.B.I. worker : AGENT
20. Achieve initial success : GETTOFIRSTBASE
23. Singletons : ONES
24. Bullfight cheer : OLE
25. Suffix with lion : ESS
28. Oar-powered ship : TRIREME
31. Like a fiddle : FIT
34. “Scratch and win” game : LOTTO
36. Pub brew : ALE
37. Sweep under the rug : HIDE
38. Estimates : BALLPARKFIGURES
42. Intl. oil group : OPEC
43. Take to court : SUE
44. Use crib notes : CHEAT
45. Cheyenne’s locale: Abbr. : WYO
46. Kind of underwear : THERMAL
49. Foxy : SLY
50. “___ Drives Me Crazy” (Fine Young Cannibals hit) : SHE
51. Western tribe : UTES
53. Completely mistaken : OUTINLEFTFIELD
60. Improperly long sentence : RUNON
61. Risk-free : SAFE
62. Number not on a grandfather clock : XIII
63. Space shuttle gasket : ORING
64. With warts and all : ASIS
65. Elm or elder : TREE
66. ___ Park, Colo. : ESTES
67. Camper’s cover : TENT
68. Hankerings : YENS
1. Spiritual, e.g. : SONG
2. Cry on a roller coaster : WHEE
3. Med. school class : ANAT
4. E pluribus unum, for instance : MOTTO
5. “___ Madness” (1936 antidrug film) : REEFER
6. Whence St. Francis : ASSISI
7. Night twinkler : STAR
8. Düsseldorf dwelling : HAUS
9. Within one’s power : DOABLE
10. Pond buildup : ALGAE
11. March 15, e.g. : IDES
12. Trig term : SINE
13. “Are we there ___?” : YET
21. In first place : ONTOP
22. Marisa of “My Cousin Vinny” : TOMEI
25. Arm joint : ELBOW
26. Unrinsed, maybe : SOAPY
27. Fifth-century pope : STLEO
29. Autumn yard worker : RAKER
30. Santa’s little helper : ELF
31. Pink-slips : FIRES
32. Perfect : IDEAL
33. Short-tempered : TESTY
35. Nurse’s skill, for short : TLC
37. “What’d you say?” : HUH
39. Gray : ASHEN
40. Feel sorry about : RUE
41. Symbol at the head of a musical staff : GCLEF
46. First ___ first : THINGS
47. Breakfast bread : MUFFIN
48. Swear (to) : ATTEST
50. Masonry : STONE
52. Nearing retirement age, maybe : SIXTY
53. Yours and mine : OURS
54. The “U” in I.C.U. : UNIT
55. Future atty.’s exam : LSAT
56. Facilitate : EASE
57. Dublin’s land : EIRE
58. Legal claim : LIEN
59. Goes kaput : DIES
60. Salmon eggs : ROE

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