New York Times, Saturday, May 31, 2003

Author: Mitch Komro
Editor: Will Shortz
Mitch Komro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 1 Minimum word length: 4 This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Komro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2003, The New York Times
Across Down
1. See 33-Down : WAIT
5. Deep draft : SWIG
9. To the rear, to a rear admiral : ABAFT
14. Center of Mughal architecture : AGRA
15. 1968 folk album : ARLO
16. Profit : LUCRE
17. Be offensive, in a way : REEK
18. Offensive : VILE
19. Holiday music : BLUES
20. Run-down row : TENEMENTS
22. Fen denizen : EGRET
23. "Give it a rest!" : ENOUGHALREADY
25. Get back : RECOUP
27. "___ first ..." : IFAT
28. Need : CRAVE
29. Unpleasant place to be tied up : INTRAFFIC
34. It flows past Olten : AARE
35. Cut up : JOKED
36. Broadway musical subtitled "The Timeless Love Story" : AIDA
37. Open fire, perhaps : STARTAWAR
39. Kind of song : SIREN
40. Dhow sailor, e.g. : ARAB
41. Still : ATREST
42. "Eeeww!" : THATISSOGROSS
47. Stew flavorer : BASIL
48. Bleach : TURNWHITE
51. Reservation residence : ADOBE
52. In ___ (even) : ATIE
53. Stinks : ADOS
54. Pinched : RANIN
55. Server's collection : TIPS
56. Didn't surrender : KEPT
57. Home extension? : STEAD
58. Times of l'année : ETES
59. Old station identification : ESSO
1. Dermal development : WART
2. Noted 1940's film critic : AGEE
3. "Flashdance ... What a Feeling" singer : IRENECARA
4. Usurped : TAKENOVER
5. Husband : SAVEUP
6. Extort : WRING
7. Wishy-washy reply : ILLTHINKABOUTIT
8. Targets : GOESAFTER
9. Red Deer locale : ALBERTA
10. Shoplifter's tip-off, maybe : BULGE
11. Legend of the auto industry : ACURA
12. Let go : FREED
13. Apt to snap : TESTY
21. No happy face : MOUE
24. Enrich, in a way : LARD
25. Some TV's : RCAS
26. He was in old Rome : ERAT
29. Home of the Cyclones : IOWASTATE
30. Equal opportunity : FAIRSHAKE
31. Chat sites : FIRESIDES
32. September 13, e.g. : IDES
33. With 1-Across, is very important : CANT
35. Some are jam-packed : JARS
38. Last part : TAILEND
39. Warehouse : STOW
41. Marshal Dillon's portrayer : ARNESS
42. They give some vacationers a lift : TBARS
43. Lit into : HADAT
44. In concert : ASONE
45. Skeleton part : TIBIA
46. Beef : GRIPE
49. The best : TOPS
50. Pablo's this : ESTO

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