New York Times, Tuesday, September 28, 2004

Author: Nancy Kavanaugh
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Kavanaugh
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 44 Missing: {JQWXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 18 for Ms. Kavanaugh. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. ___-serve : SELF
5. Desert flora : CACTI
10. Fresh kid : BRAT
14. Jacob's twin : ESAU
15. Venusian, e.g. : ALIEN
16. Suffix with Cine- : RAMA
17. T ___ tiger : ASIN
18. Muscle injuries : TEARS
19. Lyric poems : ODES
20. Protest formally : LODGEACOMPLAINT
23. Not well : ILL
24. Silver ___ (cloud seed) : IODIDE
25. Before now : AGO
28. Cry out loud : SOB
30. Moon or sun, poetically : ORB
31. Diet plate serving : COTTAGECHEESE
36. Falco of "The Sopranos" : EDIE
37. Battery type : AAA
38. Siberian city : OMSK
41. Cockpit gauge figure : CABINPRESSURE
46. ___ Ronald Reagan : USS
47. In the style of : ALA
48. Go astray : SIN
49. Moral standards : ETHICS
53. A smartypants may have a big one : EGO
55. Cohabitate : SHACKUPTOGETHER
62. Juan's emphatic assent : SISI
63. Actress Verdugo : ELENA
64. Ocean motion : TIDE
65. Penny-___ (trivial) : ANTE
66. Aired again : RERAN
67. Caesarean rebuke : ETTU
68. Time to go once around the sun : YEAR
69. Peter, Paul or Mary : SAINT
70. Invitation letters : RSVP
1. One seen playing with a beachball : SEAL
2. Logo along U.S. highways, once : ESSO
3. Placed : LAID
4. Mold and mildew, for two : FUNGI
5. Former Sears mailing : CATALOG
6. A Baldwin : ALEC
7. "See ya!" : CIAO
8. Semester, e.g. : TERM
9. Fill with confidence : INSPIRE
10. Like a sombrero's brim : BROAD
11. Pie chart lines : RADII
12. Make better : AMEND
13. "Take a sip" : TASTE
21. Lanchester of film : ELSA
22. Stud site : LOBE
25. Air force hero : ACE
26. 1977 George Burns title role : GOD
27. Ear-related : OTIC
29. Trivial amount, slangily : BEANS
30. Tara name : OHARA
32. Mad Hatter's drink : TEA
33. Salary max : CAP
34. Message from a desert isle, perhaps : SOS
35. Cousins of an ostrich : EMUS
39. ___ Lanka : SRI
40. Barbie's ex-beau : KEN
42. Simoleon : BUCK
43. Publishers : ISSUERS
44. Swanky : ELEGANT
45. Herb in stuffing : SAGE
49. Op-ed piece, e.g. : ESSAY
50. Quaker's "yours" : THINE
51. "___ la vista!" : HASTA
52. Not so cordial : ICIER
54. Riverbank romper : OTTER
56. Courtroom statement : PLEA
57. Actress Hatcher : TERI
58. ___ even keel : ONAN
59. Half of a batting average calculation : HITS
60. 1999 Ron Howard comedy : EDTV
61. Do another hitch : REUP

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