New York Times, Monday, September 15, 2003

Author: Sheldon Benardo
Editor: Will Shortz
Sheldon Benardo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Benardo. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "So what ___ is new?" : ELSE
5. Place for drawers : DESK
9. Fronts of ships : PROWS
14. Ponce de ___ : LEON
15. Oscar winner Kazan : ELIA
16. Send, as payment : REMIT
17. Atlantic Coast states, with "the" : EAST
18. Coin grade higher than fine : MINT
19. African antelope : ELAND
20. Hot movie of 1981? : CHARIOTSOFFIRE
23. Kitty starter : ANTE
24. Minister: Abbr. : REV
25. Get satisfaction for, as a wrong : AVENGE
28. Siren luring sailors to shipwreck : LORELEI
32. Mythical enchantress : CIRCE
33. Program : SHOW
35. Bruin legend Bobby : ORR
36. Hot movie of 1974, with "The"? : TOWERINGINFERNO
40. __ Lilly & Co. : ELI
41. Cashews and such : NUTS
42. ___ a million : ONEIN
43. Twisting, perhaps : DANCING
46. 2000 Olympics city : SYDNEY
47. Suffix with meth- : ANE
48. Draftable : ONEA
49. Hot movie of 1966? : ISPARISBURNING
56. Permit : ALLOW
57. Artless one : NAIF
58. Secluded valley : GLEN
59. William and Harry's mother : DIANA
60. Sign at the front of some bars : CLEF
61. Biblical twin : ESAU
62. "___ Defeats Truman" (infamous 1948 headline) : DEWEY
63. Dame Myra : HESS
64. "Phooey!" : RATS
1. Utility supply: Abbr. : ELEC
2. Mrs. Rabin : LEAH
3. Slugging Sammy : SOSA
4. Beguile : ENTRANCE
5. Take down a notch : DEMOTE
6. High society : ELITE
7. Breaks a commandment : SINS
8. "The Green Hornet" role : KATO
9. Lean toward : PREFER
10. Have déjà vu about : RELIVE
11. Bradley or Sharif : OMAR
12. Champagne, e.g. : WINE
13. Basic version: Abbr. : STD
21. Actress Stevens : INGER
22. Displeased look : FROWN
25. Performed : ACTED
26. String quartet member : VIOLA
27. Gen. Rommel : ERWIN
28. Lane in Metropolis : LOIS
29. Actress Sophia : LOREN
30. Tennessee ___ Ford : ERNIE
31. Literary device : IRONY
33. Tight, as a fit : SNUG
34. Elev. : HGT
37. Around the center : INNER
38. Vestibule : FOYER
39. Imperil : ENDANGER
44. Gangster known as Big Al : CAPONE
45. Sort of : INAWAY
46. Stamps (out) : SNUFFS
48. Theater awards : OBIES
49. Tennis's Nastase : ILIE
50. Cole ___ : SLAW
51. Ruler unit : INCH
52. Store event : SALE
53. Rick's love in "Casablanca" : ILSA
54. Orderly : NEAT
55. Wildebeests : GNUS
56. Do sums : ADD

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