New York Times, Saturday, June 26, 2004

Author: Byron Walden
Editor: Will Shortz
Byron Walden
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 28 Missing: {FJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Gets out of the way : MOVESASIDE
11. Bass output : ALES
15. They don't react well : INERTGASES
16. N.F.L. Hall-of-Famer Ronnie : LOTT
17. Perilous thing to cross over : DANGERLINE
18. Prune : PARE
19. Tend to brood? : SIT
20. Mathematical extreme : LEAST
21. Incurred : RANUP
22. Grooming gizmo : TRIMMER
24. Three-time 55-Down champs : PACERS
25. What an optimist envisions : ROSYSCENARIO
28. Quoits pegs : HOBS
31. It can't be played on a trumpet, e.g. : CHORD
32. Fire : CAN
33. Revelation response : AHA
34. 18th-century French inventor of a temperature scale : REAUMUR
36. Boric acid target : ANT
37. Common rugby score : NIL
38. Baseball, slangily : APPLE
39. Estimate follower : ORSO
40. Take a city bus, perhaps : GOACROSSTOWN
44. Podiatric concern : ARCHES
45. Enthusiastic show of approval : OVATION
49. Worked (up) : RILED
50. Persona non grata : LEPER
52. Cry of horror, in poetry : ONO
53. Director Reitman : IVAN
54. Statistical calculation : COVARIANCE
56. Campbell of "Wild Things" : NEVE
57. Movie mini-marathon : TRIPLEBILL
58. Looking like rain : GRAY
59. Passing events : RELAYRACES
1. Thick : MIDST
2. Pleasant way to walk : ONAIR
3. Twenty, in Trieste : VENTI
4. Bit of work : ERG
5. One associated with fire : STELMO
6. Goes along : AGREES
7. Figures in major-league baseball : SALARYCAPS
8. Protector of the dead, in myth : ISIS
9. Something hammered out : DENT
10. Liverpool-to-Nottingham dir. : ESE
11. Some wool : ALPACA
12. Auto garage courtesy : LOANERCAR
13. Tuscan ancients : ETRURIANS
14. Boards : STEPSONTO
21. Weary worker's wish : RANDR
23. "___ Brown" (Judi Dench film) : MRS
24. Its highest point is Huascarán : PERU
26. Holy Arks' homes : SHULS
27. "Get your pretty self over here!" : COMETOPAPA
28. Cooling one's jets? : HANGARING
29. Belle of Louisville's beat : OHIORIVER
30. Mountain-climber's hood : BALACLAVA
34. Rose on the hind legs, with "up" : RARED
35. "Odyssey," e.g. : EPOS
39. Home to Queens U. : ONT
41. President Ford's chief of staff : CHENEY
42. Too : OVERLY
43. Less trusting : WARIER
46. Column choice : IONIC
47. Frère de la mère : ONCLE
48. Present times : NOELS
50. It may be tribal : LORE
51. Set, Egyptian god of ___ : EVIL
54. Hdqrs. : CTR
55. See 24-Across : ABA

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