New York Times, Thursday, February 28, 2008

Author: Matt Ginsberg
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Ginsberg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Ginsberg. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Sari, e.g. : WRAP
5. Gloomy : GRIM
9. Place for an emoticon : EMAIL
14. Life of Riley : EASE
15. Asian princess : RANI
16. Dodger All-Star pitcher Eric : GAGNE
17. Some : ABIT
18. Deuce follower : ADIN
19. Begin operating or stop operating : GOOFF
20. Confirmation or uncertainty : RESERVATION
23. Fathomed : GOT
24. Stadium sound : ROAR
25. Some Grammy winners : DUOS
27. Belief in a life of harmony with nature : TAOISM
30. Unchanged or novel : ORIGINAL
34. Kobold : ELF
35. Repeated setting for Georges Seurat paintings : SEINE
37. Discussion spots : FORA
38. Words of praise or words of condemnation : NOTHINGISBETTER
42. TV's Kojak : THEO
43. Respectful refusal : NOSIR
44. Pen's partner : INK
45. Approve or penalize : SANCTION
48. Willie Mays and teammates : GIANTS
50. Deborah nominated for six Academy Awards : KERR
51. Accord : PACT
52. It's definite : THE
55. Easy to see or impossible to see : TRANSPARENT
60. Entangle or disentangle : RAVEL
62. Minimal tide : NEAP
63. E.R. part: Abbr. : EMER
64. Comedic title role for Renée Zellweger, 2000 : IRENE
65. Univ. : COLL
66. California's ___ Valley : SIMI
67. Chaotic : MESSY
68. Olaf's girlfriend in Lemony Snicket books : ESME
69. Sporty car roof option : TTOP
1. Last under use or erode under use : WEAR
2. "Hurlyburly" playwright David : RABE
3. "No returns" : ASIS
4. "Great" czar : PETERI
5. Grounds for legal action : GRAVAMEN
6. Gary Burghoff role of TV and film : RADAR
7. L., B. or J. : INIT
8. Revealing garment : MINIDRESS
9. It might be spiked : EGGNOG
10. Jiang's husband : MAO
11. Like kids at a circus, maybe : AGOG
12. Dope : INFO
13. Remaining or gone : LEFT
21. Martini's partner : ROSSI
22. Paris accord : OUI
26. Sort through : SIFT
27. Fair housing? : TENTS
28. Welcome to paradise? : ALOHA
29. Commonly : OFTEN
30. ___ ring : ONION
31. Away from the office : NOTIN
32. Don't exist : ARENT
33. Shenanigans : LARKS
36. "No nation is permitted to live in ___ with impunity": Jefferson : IGNORANCE
39. Equine ankle : HOCK
40. Gotham : BIGAPPLE
41. Dr. ___ Hahn of "Grey's Anatomy" : ERICA
46. Twinings competitor : TETLEY
47. Non-std. : IRR
49. Sitting : ATREST
51. "O, sing to the Lord a new song," for one : PSALM
52. Add to or remove from : TRIM
53. Fabled slacker : HARE
54. 12/24 and 12/31 : EVES
56. Converts to a cause, briefly : NEOS
57. Broadcast : EMIT
58. Fictional submariner : NEMO
59. Move gracefully or move clumsily : TRIP
61. Nav. rank : ENS

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