New York Times, Friday, September 15, 2006

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JKQUXZ} Spans: 9, (3 triple stacks) This is puzzle # 102 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Ones running things : THEPOWERSTHATBE
16. It's black and tan : AIREDALETERRIER
17. Rooster holder : CHINESECALENDAR
18. Armies : HOSTS
19. Rooster holder, maybe : VANE
20. "Good for life" sloganeer : IAMS
21. Passbook abbr. : DEP
22. Short units, perhaps : CELS
23. Not straight up : ASLOPE
28. Coverage provider, briefly : HMO
30. Gone, and never to return : DEADASADOORNAIL
37. Where to see many rams? : DEMOLITIONDERBY
38. Sulky racer : AMERICANTROTTER
39. In need of a lift : SAD
40. Kind of inspection : ONSITE
41. Highly amusing : RICH
44. Sports supporter : TEE
46. Discontinuities : GAPS
47. Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Labine : CLEM
49. Robert of Broadway's "My Fair Lady" : COOTE
54. With nothing out of place : INAPPLEPIEORDER
57. Flashlight alternative : GASOLINELANTERN
58. Comment when something is over your head : ITSTOODEEPFORME
1. Dash part : TACH
2. Bygone cracker brand : HIHO
3. Discord deity : ERIS
4. Shut (up) : PENT
5. Some tributes : ODES
6. Took place : WAS
7. Professeur's charge : ELEVE
8. It covers the main points : RECAP
9. Smith who won Wimbledon in 1972 : STAN
10. TV component : TELE
11. It ended in 1806: Abbr. : HRE
12. 1970-72 CBS sitcom : ARNIE
13. Like some pools : TIDAL
14. Is obviously happy : BEAMS
15. Lapses : ERRS
21. Film director Vittorio : DESICA
22. Passage preventer : CORDON
23. Recipe direction starter : ADDA
24. Come across as : SEEM
25. Hobbling : LAME
26. Trail : ODOR
27. In need of some color : PALISH
28. Least bit of concern : HOOT
29. President nicknamed Last of the Cocked Hats : MONROE
31. Not much : ATAD
32. Headache intensifier : DIN
33. Is left with : NETS
34. Belle ___ (Italian culture) : ARTI
35. "Uh-huh" : IBET
36. Recitation accompanier : LYRE
41. Charged : RANAT
42. Nonparticipation declaration : IPASS
43. Big note : CSPOT
44. Fox shelter : TEPEE
45. "South Pacific" role : EMILE
46. Colette heroine : GIGI
47. Pitcher's prize? : CLIO
48. Afford : LEND
49. Athletic assoc. : CONF
50. "___ put it another way ?" : ORTO
51. ___-Neisse Line (border in Europe) : ODER
52. Time spent in a seat : TERM
53. Marine flier : ERNE
55. It officially recognized Isr. in 1988 : PLO
56. Literary monogram : EAP

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