New York Times, Monday, September 20, 2004

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 241 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Go to sea : SAIL
5. Feet above sea level: Abbr. : ELEV
9. Boston's airport : LOGAN
14. Stubborn animal : MULE
15. Ear part : LOBE
16. Ex-Mrs. Trump : IVANA
17. Fitzgerald who sang "I'm Making Believe" : ELLA
18. University V.I.P. : DEAN
19. Car parker : VALET
20. Decreed : LAIDDOWNTHELAW
23. ___ foil : TIN
24. Before, in verse : ERE
25. Fleming of 007 fame : IAN
26. Bad mark : STIGMA
28. Discontinued : OLD
29. Lacking muscle : WEAK
33. Writer Welty : EUDORA
35. Throng : HORDE
36. Document of legal representation : POWEROFATTORNEY
40. Liqueur flavoring : ANISE
41. Armadas : FLEETS
42. Nary a soul : NONE
43. Injection units, for short : CCS
44. Relaxed : ATEASE
48. Tree swinger : APE
49. Joanne of "Sylvia," 1965 : DRU
50. 1959 hit song about "a man named Charlie" : MTA
51. Children's game : COPSANDROBBERS
56. Easy gallops : LOPES
57. Bad place to drop a heavy box : TOES
58. Landed (on) : ALIT
59. Florida city : OCALA
60. Advantage : EDGE
61. Ready for picking : RIPE
62. Like sea air : SALTY
63. Flagmaker Betsy : ROSS
64. 1930's boxer Max : BAER
1. Refines, as metal : SMELTS
2. How some café is served : AULAIT
3. "Fighting" Big Ten team : ILLINI
4. Starring role : LEAD
5. Fabled New World city : ELDORADO
6. "Camelot" composer : LOEWE
7. Israel's Abba : EBAN
8. Open the windows in : VENTILATE
9. Jazz up : LIVEN
10. Running track : OVAL
11. Festive party : GALA
12. Again : ANEW
13. ___ King Cole : NAT
21. Shy : DEMURE
22. "This ___ better be good!" : HAD
27. Honkers : GEESE
28. Rigorous exams : ORALS
29. On the downslide : WORSE
30. Sea eagle : ERN
31. Lemon or lime drink : ADE
32. C minor, for one : KEY
34. Unbalanced : OFFCENTER
35. Spa feature : HOTTUB
36. Criticize, as a movie : PAN
37. Plastic ___ Band : ONO
38. Victory : WIN
39. Fragrant flowers : TEAROSES
43. Overseer of co. books : CPA
45. Earhart who disappeared over the Pacific : AMELIA
46. Skunk feature : STRIPE
47. It immediately follows Passiontide : EASTER
48. Examine, as ore : ASSAY
49. Bottom of the barrel : DREGS
51. ___-Cola : COCA
52. Iridescent stone : OPAL
53. Skin : PELT
54. One slow on the uptake : DODO
55. Cutting remark : BARB
56. The "L" of L.A. : LOS

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