New York Times, Saturday, August 31, 2002

Author: Trip Payne
Editor: Will Shortz
Trip Payne
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 7, (2 triple stacks) This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. To the greatest extent : ASFARASPOSSIBLE
16. What you will always be : PERSONALPRONOUN
17. Novel about the trial of Dr. Aziz : APASSAGETOINDIA
18. Ignition-system part : CAM
19. Intestinal parts : ILEA
20. College member of a sort : ELECTOR
22. Kind of law : MARTIAL
29. Hang back : LAG
30. Command to Lassie? : COMEHOME
31. Spore cases : ASCI
34. Got bigger : BROADENED
35. Requesting customization, perhaps : SPECIALORDERING
38. They have lots of plugs : TALKSHOWS
39. Sugarcoat : EASE
40. Drain of color : ETIOLATE
41. Dell and others : PCS
43. Insignificance : WEENESS
44. It delivers a message : PARABLE
48. One might go for a spin in it : TUTU
49. Fleece : ROB
50. Flees : MAKESONESESCAPE
58. Somehow : ONEWAYORANOTHER
59. It could follow a period of burnout : RENEWEDINTEREST
1. Expeditiously : APACE
2. Certain leaf : SEPAL
3. It gets the picture : FRAME
4. Clod : ASS
5. Turquoise "Sesame Street" character : ROSITA
6. Popular science fiction magazine : ANALOG
7. Songwriter Carole Bayer ___ : SAGER
8. Arraignment offering : PLEA
9. Elect, with "for" : OPT
10. Capacity description : SRO
11. ___-disant : SOI
12. Posada : INN
13. Workout concern : BOD
14. That homme : LUI
15. Relative of Bambi : ENA
21. Select, as a hyperlink : CLICKON
22. "Wuthering Heights" setting : MOORS
23. In ___ rush : AMAD
24. Counsel, in English dialect : REDE
25. Patron saint of aviators : THERESA
26. Where Ephesus was : IONIA
27. Believers' comments : AMENS
28. Mining layer : LEDGE
30. Best Actor of 2000 : CROWE
31. In ___ (upset) : ASTEW
32. Trickle's opposite : SPATE
33. Whoopi's first movie role : CELIE
34. They're bad on records : BLOTS
36. Place for 42-Down : ISLE
37. Code crackers' comments : AHAS
41. Manifest : PATENT
42. 1719 literary hero : CRUSOE
44. Korean War beachhead site : PUSAN
45. Noted Danish astronomer : BRAHE
46. Casual strides : LOPES
47. "Little Movie Glossary" author : EBERT
48. Actress Austin : TERI
50. Land across from Gibraltar: Abbr. : MOR
51. Hydrocarbon ending : ANE
52. Tennis legend Rosewall : KEN
53. One that's fleeced : EWE
54. Didn't overlook : SAW
55. "___ Como Va" (1971 Santana hit) : OYE
56. Up-and-down motion : NOD
57. Part of many arena names: Abbr. : CTR

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