New York Times, Monday, August 16, 2004

Author: Joy C. Frank
Editor: Will Shortz
Joy C. Frank
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Frank. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Poi source : TARO
5. "The Thin Man" dog : ASTA
9. Rum-soaked cakes : BABAS
14. Stench : ODOR
15. Where an honoree may sit : DAIS
16. Friend, south of the border : AMIGO
17. Rocket scientist's employer : NASA
18. Prefix with potent : OMNI
19. Alpine song : YODEL
20. Not much : SMALLPOTATOES
23. ___ glance (quickly) : ATA
24. Center of activity : HUB
25. Grammys, e.g. : AWARDS
29. Tip for a ballerina : TOE
31. Aide: Abbr. : ASST
35. Funnel-shaped : CONED
36. Craze : MANIA
38. Hurry : HIE
39. Activities that generate no money : TRIVIALPURSUITS
42. Surgery spots, for short : ORS
43. Indians of New York : ERIES
44. Jack who ate no fat : SPRAT
45. Seeded loaves : RYES
47. Dog-tag wearers, briefly : GIS
48. Choirs may stand on them : RISERS
49. Overly : TOO
51. Loser to D.D.E. twice : AES
52. Boatswains, e.g. : PETTYOFFICERS
59. R-rated, say : ADULT
61. Poker payment : ANTE
62. Confess : AVOW
63. Tutu material : TULLE
64. Rude look : LEER
65. Peru's capital : LIMA
66. Back tooth : MOLAR
67. Slips : ERRS
68. Fizzless, as a soft drink : FLAT
1. Cargo weights : TONS
2. Sandler of "Big Daddy" : ADAM
3. Painter Bonheur : ROSA
4. Face-to-face exam : ORAL
5. Takes as one's own : ADOPTS
6. Pago-Pago's land : SAMOA
7. Salon application : TINT
8. Where Nepal is : ASIA
9. Louisiana waterway : BAYOU
10. Microscopic organism : AMOEBA
11. Bridge declarations : BIDS
12. Questionnaire datum : AGE
13. Note after fa : SOL
21. Scottish beau : LADDIE
22. "A League of ___ Own" (1992 comedy) : THEIR
25. Cast member : ACTOR
26. "What, me ___?" : WORRY
27. Liqueur flavorer : ANISE
28. Speed (up) : REV
29. Blackmailer's evidence : TAPES
30. Burden : ONUS
32. English county : SHIRE
33. Ravi Shankar's instrument : SITAR
34. Checkups : TESTS
36. 1052, in a proclamation : MLII
37. St. Francis' birthplace : ASSISI
40. Lingo : ARGOT
41. Raises : UPS
46. "A Streetcar Named Desire" woman : STELLA
48. Directs (to) : REFERS
50. Stream bank cavorter : OTTER
51. "___ you" ("You go first") : AFTER
52. Clout : PULL
53. Connecticut campus : YALE
54. Unique individual : ONER
55. Ranch newborn : CALF
56. Diabolical : EVIL
57. Capital south of Venezia : ROMA
58. Whack : SWAT
59. Bank amenity, for short : ATM
60. Pair : DUO

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