New York Times, Friday, June 29, 2001

Author: Holden Baker
Editor: Will Shortz
Holden Baker
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Baker. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Change places : MIGRATE
8. First state? : PRIMACY
15. Covers up : ENROBES
16. Red rash cause : RUBELLA
17. Polish remover : ACETONE
18. College that pioneered in coeducation : OBERLIN
19. Use experimentally : TRYOUT
20. Crown : APEX
21. Cartoon cry : EEK
22. Soul mate? : HEART
23. Wine vat waste : LEES
24. Newton fraction : DYNE
25. Marc Antony request : EARS
26. Gore Vidal biographical novel : BURR
27. Clobber : PASTE
28. Nasdaq cousin : ASE
29. It's promulgated by the pope : CANONLAW
31. Completely out : DEADASADOORNAIL
36. Veto : OVERRULE
37. A mean Amin : IDI
38. Cherish : PRIZE
41. Political columnist Charen : MONA
42. "Teach" at a college : PROF
43. Not missing, in a way : HERE
44. May day honorees? : MOMS
45. Hosiery material : LISLE
46. Rumpus : ADO
47. Sold out : GONE
48. Friend who keeps you posted? : PENPAL
49. Issued : SENTOUT
51. Umpire : MEDIATE
52. Balderdash : EYEWASH
53. Royal issue : PRINCES
54. Does some composing : SEDATES
55. Yearns : HUNGERS
1. Nitwit : MEATHEAD
2. Swell : INCREASE
3. It's open to interpretation : GREYAREA
4. Chopper parts : ROTORS
5. Moving around : ABOUT
6. Netting site : TENT
7. Suffix with computer : ESE
8. Uncommon things in language : PROPERNOUNS
9. Country cousins : RUBES
10. Wild goat : IBEX
11. √Čtoile de ___ (starfish, to Cousteau) : MER
12. Roads less traveled : ALLEYS
13. With 26-Down, regular customers : CLIENT
14. Bluecoat : YANKEE
20. Landing field : AERODROME
23. Periods of revolution? : LUNARMONTHS
24. It begins as a crack : DAWN
26. See 13-Down : BASE
27. Downsize : PARE
29. Kind of art : CAVE
30. Notorious mistress Montez : LOLA
32. Not be alert : DOZE
33. Flying zone : AIRSPACE
34. Violator of the second Commandment : IDOLATER
35. Lacking zip : LIFELESS
38. Things to go through : PHASES
39. It departs late at night : REDEYE
40. Completely smooth, now : IRONED
42. Echo's activity : PINING
44. Squeaker : MOUSE
45. Shown to one's seat : LEDIN
47. Begin enthusiastically : GOAT
48. Where the Ucayali begins : PERU
50. "The things we do to make you happy" sloganeer : TWA
51. Dash abbr. : MPH

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