New York Times, Monday, July 8, 2002

Author: Sheldon Benardo
Editor: Will Shortz
Sheldon Benardo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Benardo. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Fraud : SCAM
5. Yemeni or Qatari : ARAB
9. Coffee lightener : CREAM
14. Show bravery : DARE
15. Over hill and ___ : DALE
16. Oscar-winning Berry : HALLE
17. Coal waste : SLAG
18. Stir up : RILE
19. French clerics : ABBES
20. Symbol marking a composer's music? : FLATONONESBACH
23. Early form of bridge : WHIST
24. Waikiki wreath : LEI
25. Leave : DEPART
28. Crossword solving, for one : PASTIME
32. Make happy : ELATE
33. Land of O'Kelly and O'Keeffe : ERIN
35. Woman's hairstyle : BUN
36. Composer's popular works? : MOSTWANTEDLISZT
40. Choose : OPT
41. Emulated Pinocchio : LIED
42. Close, in poetry : ANEAR
43. Gets hot under the collar : SEESRED
46. Spirited : SPUNKY
47. Publicize : AIR
48. Powell of the Bush White House : COLIN
50. Like the dog days of summer, for a composer? : TOOHOTTOHANDEL
56. Brilliance : ECLAT
57. One of five Norwegian kings : OLAV
58. Thoroughly : ATOZ
60. Portion : SHARE
61. Cry of greed : MORE
62. Writing of Chaucer : TALE
63. Marine detector : SONAR
64. Ages : ERAS
65. Verve : ELAN
1. 60's protest grp. : SDS
2. Baby elephant : CALF
3. Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
4. It can provide a big jolt : MEGAWATT
5. Skillful : ADROIT
6. What the monsoon season brings : RAINS
7. Parcel out : ALLOT
8. "It's ___ real!" : BEEN
9. Pursues : CHASES
10. Cottontail : RABBIT
11. Exile isle for Napoleon : ELBA
12. One of the Baldwins : ALEC
13. Fit well together : MESH
21. Flung : THREW
22. African antelope : ELAND
25. Show cars : DEMOS
26. Leave via ladder, maybe : ELOPE
27. Stickum : PASTE
28. ___ Piper : PIED
29. "Peer Gynt" dramatist : IBSEN
30. Background sound in a store : MUZAK
31. Door : ENTRY
33. Oklahoma city : ENID
34. 1 or 95: Abbr. : RTE
37. Heads-up : ALERT
38. 10-Down fur : LAPIN
39. Deluge : INUNDATE
44. Noted Las Vegas casino : SAHARA
45. Disorderly one : RIOTER
46. Toils (away) : SLAVES
48. Hue : COLOR
49. John who wrote "Butterfield 8" : OHARA
50. Hardy heroine : TESS
51. Cuatro + cuatro : OCHO
52. Pearl Buck heroine : OLAN
53. Volume : TOME
54. And others, for short : ETAL
55. "Damn Yankees" seductress : LOLA
59. Kind of Buddhism : ZEN

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