New York Times, Friday, August 26, 2005

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 37 Missing: {FJVWZ} This is puzzle # 77 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Transgresses : ERRS
5. Expostulate : ARGUE
10. "Now I get it," facetiously : AHSO
14. Substance : MEAT
15. Hard to read, perhaps : TEENY
16. Stable shade : ROAN
17. Way to stand by : IDLY
18. Among those attending : INTHEHOUSE
20. Some rigging supporters : TOPMASTS
22. Gone bad : SOURED
23. Radiator output : HISSES
24. N.F.L. nail-biters : OTS
25. Guarantee : MAKESURE
27. Spheres : REALMS
31. Critical step in analysis : ACIDTEST
32. Richardson of Nixon's cabinet : ELLIOT
33. Printed : RAN
34. In the capacity of : QUA
35. Cardinal features : CRESTS
39. Betty Boop trademark : SPITCURL
44. Ump's cry : YEROUT
45. History book feature : TIMELINE
46. Counselors' org. : ABA
47. Tacit : UNSAID
48. Coy expression : SIMPER
51. Verging on tears : CHOKEDUP
54. Tension easer : ICEBREAKER
56. It went through Memphis : NILE
57. "Juke Box Baby" singer : COMO
58. Clamorous : AROAR
59. Counting method : TENS
60. N.F.L. coach known as "Ground Chuck" : KNOX
61. Best dramatic actress Tony winner of 1948, 1978 and 1983 : TANDY
62. Yards on the ground, e.g. : STAT
1. Spurt : EMIT
2. Renovation : REDO
3. Pirate legend : RALPHKINER
4. Blocked : STYMIED
5. Yet undecided : ATISSUE
6. Some summer residents : RENTERS
7. Gears up : GETSSET
8. New Eng. school : UNH
9. Dump : EYESORE
10. Alarm function : AROUSAL
11. Appointed time : HOUR
12. Response facilitator: Abbr. : SASE
13. Linear : ONED
19. Key card issuer : HOTEL
21. Second hand: Abbr. : ASST
25. Amanda's role on "Married ? With Children" : MARCY
26. Without ___ (nonchalantly) : ACARE
28. Fare after oral surgery, say : LIQUIDDIET
29. Do as Niobe did : MOURN
30. Flat : STALE
36. Oration station : SOAPBOX
37. Water chestnut, e.g. : TUBER
38. Eye : STAREAT
39. Infatuated with : STUCKON
40. Dope : PINHEAD
41. Words of sympathy : IMSORRY
42. Deck material : TEAK
43. Business needs : CLIENTS
48. Really warped : SICK
49. Screen symbol : ICON
50. Kind of pad : MEMO
52. It runs down a limb : ULNA
53. Noodge : PEST
55. Heavenly altar : ARA

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