New York Times, Saturday, July 23, 2005

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JKQ} This is puzzle # 76 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Maximal : UTMOST
7. Are products of : COMEFROM
15. It may be lowered to hear music : NEEDLE
16. Dominated : OVERBORE
17. Openness : CANDOR
18. Certified : MADESURE
19. Day division, in Venice : ORA
20. ___ the Lucky Rabbit, first Disney character to generate merchandise : OSWALD
22. Remain unused : SIT
23. 18-20 in a sequence : RST
24. Thimblerig prop : PEA
25. Department store section : LINENS
28. Place for private lines? : DIARY
30. Do some lifting : THIEVE
33. Respecting : INRE
34. Froze : STOODSTILL
38. Bill producers : ATMS
39. Convenient, in commercial names : HANDI
40. "Can't argue with that" : TRUE
41. Continues on a bad streak : LOSESAGAIN
43. Misspent : LOST
44. Richard's "Manhattan" collaborator : LORENZ
45. It's represented after a "." : CENTS
46. "…!!" : ORELSE
49. Rice and Lloyd Webber's "Waltz for ___ and Che" : EVA
51. Experiences : HAS
52. Shoot down : NIX
53. Makeup of some blocks : CINDER
56. "So ___ have I invoked thee for my Muse": Shak. : OFT
57. "No question" : OFCOURSE
60. Leonidas's land : SPARTA
62. Had no co-pilot : FLEWSOLO
63. One breaking down in school? : PARSER
64. Came undone, as a robe : FELLOPEN
65. King of Belgium beginning 1993 : ALBERT
1. Chilly : UNCORDIAL
2. Dresses down : TEARSINTO
3. Soldiers : MENATARMS
4. Without a match : ODD
5. Title girl in a 1965 #1 hit : SLOOPY
6. Hardly sesquipedalian : TERSE
7. Possible result of a shock : COMA
8. Place for a run : OVAL
9. Tampered with improperly : MEDDLEDIN
10. It may appear before long : ERE
11. Some N.F.L. ball carriers : FBS
12. Fire up : ROUSE
13. Big name in Utah politics : ORRIN
14. Parts of some athletic schedules : MEETS
21. Power : WATTAGE
26. They have tubes attached : IVS
27. Rub the wrong way : NETTLE
29. Turn around : RESELL
31. Chengchow's province : HONAN
32. Like some salt : IODIZED
34. Farm, in a way : SHARECROP
35. Old West whistler : IRONHORSE
36. Covet : LUSTAFTER
37. "Off we go" : LETSSTART
42. Message that's often repeated : SOS
45. Kind of tunnel : CARPAL
46. Like a toggle switch : ONOFF
47. Go through : RIFLE
48. Shine : EXCEL
50. Popular Italian motor scooter : VESPA
54. Key : ISLE
55. Light up in a bar : NEON
58. Fly-by-nighter? : OWL
59. ___ show : USO
61. Wall St. type : ARB

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