New York Times, Tuesday, June 29, 2004

Author: Jim Hyres
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Hyres
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVX} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Hyres. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Opportunity to hit : ATBAT
6. Shoots 18, say : GOLFS
11. Rocks in a bar : ICE
14. Long green : MOOLA
15. The Beatles' "Eight Days ___" : AWEEK
16. Turf : SOD
17. Result of eating ice cream too fast, possibly : BRAINFREEZE
19. Moth-eaten : OLD
20. Best guess: Abbr. : EST
21. Fastens with a band : GIRDS
22. "That is ___ ..." (in other words) : TOSAY
24. Town next to Elizabeth, N.J. : ROSELLE
26. Flexible, electrically : ACDC
27. Fondue dip : MELTEDCHEESE
32. Bops hard : WHAMS
35. Light as a feather : AIRY
36. Pot's top : LID
37. Spa wear : ROBE
38. En ___ (all together) : MASSE
40. Place for a ham : DELI
41. Where Schwarzenegger was born: Abbr. : AUS
42. "Lost our lease" event : SALE
43. Airplane seating option : AISLE
44. Entreater's words : PRETTYPLEASE
48. Asta's mistress : NORA
49. The whole ___ (everything) : SCHMEAR
53. Must, slangily : GOTTA
55. Debaters debate it : TOPIC
57. Shaq's alma mater: Abbr. : LSU
58. Copy : APE
59. Sunshine State vacation area : FLORIDAKEYS
62. Snore letter : ZEE
63. 3 on a par-5 hole, e.g. : EAGLE
64. Largish combo : NONET
65. Golfer Ernie : ELS
66. Collar inserts : STAYS
67. Quaint footwear : SPATS
1. Color of waves of grain, in song : AMBER
2. Sculpted figure : TORSO
3. Bath toys : BOATS
4. 2001 role for Will Smith : ALI
5. Comb stoppers : TANGLES
6. Attic : GARRET
7. Was in the red : OWED
8. Dregs : LEES
9. Shriner's topper : FEZ
10. Missing many details : SKETCHY
11. Kind of triangle : ISOSCELES
12. RC, for one : COLA
13. Whirling water : EDDY
18. "___ 'er up!" : FILL
23. Pindar work : ODE
25. One-named supermodel : EMME
26. Plot unit : ACRE
28. Studio prop : EASEL
29. Insult, slangily : DIS
30. Spot for a warm pie : SILL
31. Falco of "The Sopranos" : EDIE
32. Shawl or stole : WRAP
33. Billing unit : HOUR
34. Some voters : ABSENTEES
38. Yucatán native : MAYA
39. Grand Paradiso, for one : ALP
40. Per ___ : DIEM
42. Attacks from the air : STRAFES
43. Sub sinkers, in slang : ASHCANS
45. Young 'un : TOT
46. Catches sight of : ESPIES
47. Like gastric juice : ACID
50. Dementieva of tennis : ELENA
51. So far : ASYET
52. Corrodes : RUSTS
53. Stare intently : GAZE
54. Kadett automaker : OPEL
55. Fraternity party attire : TOGA
56. Paris airport : ORLY
60. Long. crosser : LAT
61. Keystone lawman : KOP

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