New York Times, Saturday, June 7, 2003

Author: Sherry O. Blackard
Editor: Will Shortz
Sherry O. Blackard
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 23 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "Jurassic Park" actress Richards : ARIANA
7. Digs : POTSHOTS
15. Football Hall-of-Famer called the "Intellectual Assassin" : RONMIX
16. Rushed : INAHURRY
17. Not too few : ENOUGH
18. Not at all dull : COLORFUL
19. Possible result of pitching : NAUSEA
20. Intensely engaged : KNEEDEEP
21. Back at sea : ASTERN
22. Advance : LEND
23. Old Silk Road city in Kyrgyzstan : OSH
24. Breadbasket of sorts, with "the" : MIDWEST
26. Catalog : MAKEALIST
29. Antigen disabler : TCELL
34. Winter wear : FLANNEL
35. Some anodynes : OPIATES
37. Real estate section info : RENTS
38. Heartthrob : DREAMBOAT
40. Did a gliding dance step : CHASSED
41. ___-Caps (Nestlé brand) : SNO
44. One of the Trask brothers : ARON
45. Geological formations : STRATA
49. Sortie signal : AIRALERT
51. Trusty delivery person? : BAILOR
52. One may set a precedent : TESTCASE
53. Show a different side of : OBVERT
54. Summer cooler : ICEWATER
55. Chemical salt : OLEATE
56. It may count : NEATNESS
57. Heart : KERNEL
1. Fan setting : ARENA
2. Novelist Jaffe and others : RONAS
3. Words on a double door : INOUT
4. Beer and skittles : AMUSEMENT
5. Residents of Yorubaland : NIGERIANS
6. One with a sharp head? : AXHANDLE
7. Some spears : PICKLES
8. Alert : ONONESTOES
9. It may be scouted out : TALENT
10. Did a smith's work : SHOED
11. Western scene painter Peter : HURD
12. Monteverdi opera : ORFEO
13. Brings into line : TRUES
14. Supernatural being inhabiting the air : SYLPH
25. Ones not broken : WILDHORSES
26. Producer: Abbr. : MFR
27. Cream ___ : ALE
28. Part of the 24-Across: Abbr. : KAN
29. Reading reading : TIMETABLE
30. So-called boulevard cowboy : CABDRIVER
31. Overlord's area: Abbr. : ETO
32. "So might I, standing on this pleasant ___": Wordsworth : LEA
33. Omaha beach craft: Abbr. : LST
36. It may show appreciation : PASSBOOK
39. Ones on soapboxes : RANTERS
40. Found : CREATE
41. Substituted : SATIN
42. Heiress, perhaps : NIECE
43. By land ___ : ORSEA
44. Old highway name : ALCAN
46. "... ___ and hungry look": Shak. : ALEAN
47. Calorie-dense dessert : TORTE
48. Russian cooperative : ARTEL
50. Elementary abbr. : ATWT

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