New York Times, Saturday, June 25, 2005

Author: John Underwood
Editor: Will Shortz
John Underwood
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQVWZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Underwood. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. How police may act, after "on" : ATIP
5. Triode parts : GRIDS
10. Party directive, briefly : BYOB
14. Like some hepatitis : NONA
15. Gymnast-like : LITHE
16. 54-year-old Charlie's 18-year-old bride : OONA
17. Classic verse from the collection "Mountain Interval" : THEROADNOTTAKEN
20. Nap, e.g. : TEXTURE
21. Alcatraz : THEROCK
22. European head of state for nearly 56 years : RAINIER
23. Architect Louis ___ Kahn : ISADORE
24. Creator of the secretary Della : ERLE
25. "Who has seen the wind? Neither ___ you": Rossetti : INOR
26. Unbegotten : ETERNAL
30. Some washers : COINOPS
33. Garden-variety : SOSO
34. The bright side? : YANG
35. Dynamic range unit : DECIBEL
38. Gets into something : DRESSES
42. Its flag features a khanjar dagger : OMAN
43. Singer Peniston with the 1991 hit "Finally" : CECE
44. Providers of energy to fans : MASCOTS
48. Driveway type : ASPHALT
51. Runner : ENTRANT
52. Tear : FLOORIT
53. Western state flower : CALIFORNIAPOPPY
55. "Lemme ___!" : ATEM
56. Demonstrably sad : TEARY
57. Daffy characteristic : LISP
58. Counsel, old-style : REDE
59. Their points are guarded : EPEES
60. Dirk's old relative : SNEE
1. Venomous insects live in its hollow stems : ANTTREE
2. Seriously : TOHEART
3. Cast out of a country : INEXILE
4. Cohorts : PARTNERSINCRIME
5. Driving problem : GLARE
6. One in a habit : RIDER
7. BBC rival : ITN
8. Garb for Gandhi : DHOTI
9. Linebacker Joyner and others : SETHS
10. Phillips and others : BOARDINGSCHOOLS
11. Tokyo-born performance artist : YOKOONO
12. Like a cotton farm, e.g. : ONECROP
13. C.D. recorders? : BANKERS
18. Apt rhyme for sí : OUI
19. What some balls are filled with : TEA
27. Cribbage jack : NOB
28. Ibsen's peasant widow : ASE
29. Modern indicator of amusement : LOL
30. Fred's "Silk Stockings" co-star, 1957 : CYD
31. One that gets locked in a boat : OAR
32. Brilliant finish? : INE
35. Train unit with a raised, glass-enclosed roof : DOMECAR
36. Spring : EMANATE
37. Made a two-in-one move, in a way : CASTLED
39. Hammer-cocking gun piece : SEARPIN
40. Tower above : ECLIPSE
41. Do an old newspaper job : SETTYPE
45. Lubber : OAF
46. Investment option, briefly : TNOTE
47. Scarlet fever cause : STREP
48. All excited : AFIRE
49. Wastes, so to speak : SLAYS
50. Kind of psychology : POP
54. "___ man can tether time or tide": Burns : NAE

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