New York Times, Monday, August 27, 2001

Author: Holden Baker
Editor: Will Shortz
Holden Baker
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 39 Missing: {FJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Baker. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Basic util. : ELEC
5. Part of the body that may be massaged : SCALP
10. Tool building : SHED
14. Gloomy : DOUR
15. Where Pago-Pago is : SAMOA
16. Fruit for a twist : LIME
17. Opposite of nearby : ACROSSTOWN
19. A single time : ONCE
20. Bullwinkle, e.g. : MOOSE
21. Acted hammily : EMOTED
23. Uncle ___ : SAM
25. Overshadows : ECLIPSES
27. Betrayal : DOUBLECROSS
31. Fury : RAGE
32. Mr. Moto remark : AHSO
33. Scrawny one : SCRAG
38. Home of the Braves : ATLANTA
40. Big expense for an employer : PAYROLL
42. Minty herb : THYME
43. Yuletide : NOEL
45. Tubular instrument : OBOE
46. Baked item for Lent : HOTCROSSBUN
49. Have doubts about : DISTRUST
53. Urban trains, for short : ELS
54. Bogged down : INARUT
55. Friar's home : ABBEY
59. Pews' place : NAVE
60. Mentally stimulating pastime : CROSSWORDS
65. Pretty soon : ANON
66. Vagabond : ROVER
67. Champagne or Chianti : WINE
68. Cattle group : HERD
69. "The Wild Swans at Coole" poet : YEATS
70. Scorch : SEAR
1. Dutch cheese : EDAM
2. In ___ parentis (legal doctrine) : LOCO
3. Continental money : EURO
4. Joist, for instance : CROSSBEAM
5. Draft org. : SSS
6. Meower : CAT
7. ___, amas, amat : AMO
8. First gear : LOW
9. Juries : PANELS
10. Fore-and-aft-rigged vessel : SLOOP
11. Clues : HINTS
12. Person with a mike : EMCEE
13. Owners' papers : DEEDS
18. Feature on an official document : SEAL
22. Girl : MISSY
24. Potatoes' partner : MEAT
25. Hosp. areas : ERS
26. Barrel maker : COOPER
27. "Doggone it!" : DRAT
28. Swearing-in words : OATH
29. Unsightly : UGLY
30. Protesters' cries : CHANTS
34. Medieval weapons : CROSSBOWS
35. L.B.J. in-law : ROBB
36. Baseball family name : ALOU
37. Singer Campbell : GLEN
39. India's first P.M. : NEHRU
41. Soothing plant : ALOE
44. Halloween mo. : OCT
47. Uproar : OUTCRY
48. Cole ___ : SLAW
49. Entertainer Shore : DINAH
50. Mindless : INANE
51. Taste : SAVOR
52. The way things are going : TREND
56. French cheese : BRIE
57. "Giant" author Ferber : EDNA
58. French/Belgian river : YSER
61. Fish eggs : ROE
62. Lab eggs : OVA
63. Stage scenery : SET
64. Sophs., in two years : SRS

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