New York Times, Monday, October 11, 2004

Author: Jim Hyres
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Hyres
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} Featured Will Shortz favorite This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Hyres. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. The "D" of D.J. : DISC
5. Huge hit : SMASH
10. Nile reptiles : ASPS
14. Great Salt Lake's state : UTAH
15. Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
16. Junk e-mail : SPAM
17. "The Price Is Right" phrase : COMEONDOWN
19. Trig function : SINE
20. Eugene O'Neill's "___ for the Misbegotten" : AMOON
21. Some necklines do this : PLUNGE
23. Flatters, with "up" : BUTTERS
26. Egypt's capital : CAIRO
27. 2004 Olympics city : ATHENS
28. Made a cashless transaction : BARTERED
31. Accomplisher : DOER
32. Up, on a map : NORTH
33. Chicago-to-Atlanta dir. : SSE
34. Factory-emissions testing grp. : EPA
35. "The Weakest Link" phrase : GOODBYE
37. Photo ___ (picture-taking times) : OPS
38. Cotton ___ : GIN
39. Bassoon's smaller cousins : OBOES
40. Et ___ (and others) : ALIA
41. Protective wear for airborne toxins : GASMASKS
43. Wonder to behold : MARVEL
45. Nursery supplies : WIPES
46. "___ Gump" : FORREST
47. Oreo fillings : CREMES
49. Wonderland cake message : EATME
50. Loooong sandwich : HERO
51. "Family Feud" phrase : SURVEYSAYS
56. Wading bird : IBIS
57. Painting stand : EASEL
58. Cafeteria carrier : TRAY
59. Space shuttle launcher : NASA
60. Attire : DRESS
61. "The ___ the limit" : SKYS
1. French nobleman : DUC
2. "How was ___ know?" : ITO
3. ___ Adams, patriot with a beer named after him : SAM
4. One peeking at answers on a test : CHEATER
5. Spanish gents : SENORS
6. 1980's PC's ran on it : MSDOS
7. Lots and lots : ATON
8. Finish, with "up" : SEW
9. All-female get-together : HENPARTY
10. State confidently to : ASSURE
11. "Wheel of Fortune" phrase : SPINORSOLVE
12. Sign of hunger : PANG
13. "Peter Pan" pirate : SMEE
18. Future indicator : OMEN
22. Like a ballerina's body : LITHE
23. No-goodnik : BADEGG
24. Paradise : UTOPIA
25. "Jeopardy!" phrase : THEANSWERIS
26. Atkins diet concerns, briefly : CARBS
28. ___ well (is a good sign) : BODES
29. Glimpses : ESPIES
30. Make potable, as sea water : DESALT
32. Partner of crannies : NOOKS
35. Flip out : GOAPE
36. Fanatical : OBSESSED
40. Handcuffs : ARRESTS
42. Brunch cocktail : MIMOSA
43. Roadside stops : MOTELS
44. The Cadets, in college sports : ARMY
46. Ones you just adore : FAVES
47. Goatee's locale : CHIN
48. Singer McEntire : REBA
49. Gaelic tongue : ERSE
52. Former Mideast grp. : UAR
53. Noah's craft : ARK
54. Palindromic cheer : YAY
55. Part of CBS: Abbr. : SYS

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