New York Times, Monday, June 4, 2001

Author: Patrick Jordan
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Jordan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {XZ} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Jordan. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Corp. heads : CEOS
5. Less numerous : FEWER
10. "The Thin Man" pooch : ASTA
14. Light greenish-blue : AQUA
15. Bluto's dream girl : OLIVE
16. Cowboy boot attachment : SPUR
17. Road grooves : RUTS
18. Whitman's dooryard bloomer : LILAC
19. Eat like a bird : PECK
20. The Beatles' 1965 calendar anomaly : EIGHTDAYSAWEEK
23. Trio after R : STU
24. Ninny : ASS
25. Children's author/illustrator Maurice : SENDAK
27. Lip-___ : SYNCH
29. 6/4/01, e.g. : DATE
31. ___ Jima : IWO
32. "I'm impressed!" : OOH
34. Kimono tie : OBI
35. 50-Down and others : TEAS
36. Bing Crosby's 1934 calendar anomaly : JUNEINJANUARY
40. Scam victim : DUPE
41. Twosome : DUO
42. Classic Pontiac : GTO
43. Aardvark morsel : ANT
44. Exacts revenge on : GETS
45. "Bride or groom?" asker : USHER
49. Monkey Trial name : SCOPES
51. Roofing sealant : TAR
53. Pie ___ mode : ALA
54. Donny Osmond's 1973 calendar anomaly, with "The" : TWELFTHOFNEVER
58. Closet buildup : JUNK
59. Singer Bonnie : RAITT
60. Was philanthropic : GAVE
61. Nabisco cookie : OREO
62. Stan's slapstick partner : OLLIE
63. Change for a five : ONES
64. Actor Richard : GERE
65. Taxi ticker : METER
66. Director Gus Van ___ : SANT
1. Gentle touch : CARESS
2. Fairness : EQUITY
3. Have superior firepower over : OUTGUN
4. Miss Universe's wrap : SASH
5. Creates origami : FOLDS
6. Inventor Howe : ELIAS
7. Cunning : WILY
8. Gabor and Perón : EVAS
9. Finding new actors for : RECASTING
10. Colorado skiing mecca : ASPEN
11. More swift : SPEEDIER
12. Put somewhere out of sight : TUCKAWAY
13. "Raiders of the Lost ___" : ARK
21. Nevada resort : TAHOE
22. Itsy-bitsy : WEE
26. W.B.A. stats : KOS
28. Ice cream holder : CONE
29. Karate schools : DOJOS
30. Atty. grp. : ABA
33. Eludes : HIDESFROM
35. New Mexico art colony : TAOS
36. Critical point : JUNCTURE
37. Northern Manhattan dweller, e.g. : UPTOWNER
38. Zealot : NUT
39. 180 degree maneuver : UTURN
40. "___ Boot" (1981 war film) : DAS
44. Vaseline, for one : GEL
46. Capital on the Florida Strait : HAVANA
47. Toward midnight : ELEVEN
48. Least cooked : RAREST
50. Sri Lanka export : PEKOE
51. Comedienne Fields : TOTIE
52. Succeeding : AFTER
55. Chaucer piece : TALE
56. Sword handle : HILT
57. Self-involved ones : EGOS
58. Something to do in a suit : JOG

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