New York Times, Saturday, November 6, 2004

Author: Kyle Mahowald
Editor: Will Shortz
Kyle Mahowald
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {FQY} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Mahowald. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. An unknown quantity : XAMOUNT
8. Early bloomer : WHIZKID
15. Try to deal (with) : GRAPPLE
16. Serving suggestion : HAVEONE
17. Plaintiff : ACCUSER
18. Taconite, e.g. : IRONORE
19. Land of Opportunity? : MARS
20. One who deals with letters : RENTER
22. Clipboard alternative : LAP
23. Author LeShan : EDA
24. Bones to pick : ISSUES
25. Support provider : CANE
26. Finals preceder : SEMIS
28. Latin 101 word : AMO
29. Set straight : ALIGN
30. What to call un hombre : SENOR
32. Preschool activities : BUSRIDES
34. Jack accompanier : SPARETIRE
36. Draft holder : SCHOONER
39. Bright circle? : MENSA
42. Get ___ of : AHOLD
43. ___ Lagos (region of Chile) : LOS
45. Subject of James Carville's "... And the Horse He Rode In On" : STARR
47. "Great" detective of children's lit : NATE
48. Incision maker : LANCET
50. Abbr. in some directions : RTE
51. Yearbook sect. : JRS
52. "Twelve Days of Christmas" group : PIPERS
53. Like Spanish "eyes," e.g.: Abbr. : MASC
54. Annual Egg Bowl participant : OLEMISS
56. "I did no such thing!" : ITSALIE
58. ___ Pilots, original name of the Milwaukee Brewers : SEATTLE
59. Squirts : PEEWEES
60. They're left behind : ESTATES
61. Previews : TEASERS
1. Annual event that includes wakeboarding : XGAMES
2. Tokens are taken in them : ARCADES
3. Knotty activity : MACRAME
4. Symphony, say : OPUS
5. It was founded as American Messenger Co. : UPS
6. Cards, e.g. : NLERS
7. Blessed Mother : TERESA
8. Like some conditions : WHITEOUT
9. Fast runners : HARES
10. "War's Embers" poet Gurney : IVOR
11. Kind of state : ZEN
12. It's pitched by a pitcher : KOOLAID
13. Get-at-able : INRANGE
14. Dredges : DEEPENS
21. Big hit : NUMBERONE
24. Sow bug or wood louse : ISOPOD
25. Customer : CLIENT
27. Pump part : INSOLE
29. Record listing : ARREST
31. Functioned : RAN
33. ___ City (Maxis game) : SIM
35. Backslides : RELAPSES
36. Sharks' home : SANJOSE
37. River crossed by the North Beacon Bridge : CHARLES
38. Uncomfortable position : HOTSEAT
40. Cake name : SARALEE
41. Relatively affected : ARTSIER
44. It has entrances and exits : SCRIPT
46. Break : RECESS
48. Stocking material : LISLE
49. Compact name : ESTEE
52. Two-time designee as People's Sexiest Man Alive : PITT
53. Big mouths : MAWS
55. Letters on some N.Y.C. maps : MTA
57. Main : SEA

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