New York Times, Thursday, August 5, 2004

Author: Seth Abel
Editor: Will Shortz
Seth A. Abel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {MQXZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Abel. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Tie with a cord : BOLO
5. Bouts : JAGS
9. Stop running : STALL
14. Nike competitor : AVIA
15. A Swiss army knife has lots of them : USES
16. Musical featuring "Little Girls" : ANNIE
17. Author of this puzzle's quote : JEFFERSON
19. "There you go!" : VOILA
20. Text enhancer : ART
21. Clown's prop : PIE
22. Golf cousins : JETTAS
23. Start of the quote : WHENYOUREACH
26. Miss Mexico, e.g.: Abbr. : SRTA
29. Pinch : STEAL
30. Move through a crowd, say : WEAVE
32. Quote, part 2 : THEENDOF
38. Oil-rich province : ALBERTA
41. Northerly locale : UPSTATE
42. Quote, part 3 : YOURROPE
44. Became rampant : SETIN
45. 1970 World's Fair site : OSAKA
48. Impertinence : SASS
49. Quote, part 4 : TIEAKNOTINIT
55. Slips by : EVADES
56. Big A.T.M. manufacturer : NCR
57. "Eureka!" : AHA
60. Polytheist : PAGAN
61. End of the quote : ANDHANGON
64. Handling badly : INEPT
65. Left-handers can't play it : POLO
66. Karate skill category : BELT
67. Game with a board : DARTS
68. At any time : EVER
69. Combines : ADDS
1. Alta's opposite : BAJA
2. In preference to : OVER
3. Good feeling : LIFT
4. Bonehead : OAF
5. Box sets? : JURIES
6. Say yes : ASSENT
7. Prefix with graphic or metric : GEO
8. Form W-9 info: Abbr. : SSN
9. Pack rat : SAVER
10. U.S. security : TNOTE
11. Baker of renown : ANITA
12. Pastel shade : LILAC
13. Get a line on? : LEASH
18. Book after Galatians: Abbr. : EPH
22. Syrupy drink : JULEP
23. Have second thoughts : WAVER
24. Even so : YET
25. "From Here to Eternity" island : OAHU
26. Influence : SWAY
27. Realtor's specialty, for short : RELO
28. Off-limits: Var. : TABU
31. Stumble : ERR
33. Two turns, maybe : ESS
34. Modern treaty violation : NTEST
35. Disk contents : DATA
36. Songwriter Blackwell : OTIS
37. Wetlands : FENS
39. Pixar creations : TOONS
40. Lhasa ___ (dog) : APSO
43. Corrode : EAT
46. Ignite : KINDLE
47. Object intentionally dropped on the floor : ANCHOR
49. Halfhearted : TEPID
50. One of Donald's exes : IVANA
51. Gung-ho : EAGER
52. Rework : ADAPT
53. Smallville family : KENTS
54. Grp. involved in "the Troubles" : IRA
57. Like fine wines : AGED
58. Set aside : HOLD
59. Kitchen pests : ANTS
61. "The Naked ___" (1960's best seller) : APE
62. All Souls' Day mo. : NOV
63. Org. whose members use the press? : NBA

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