New York Times, Monday, February 3, 2003

Author: Sheldon Benardo
Editor: Will Shortz
Sheldon Benardo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Benardo. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Other : ELSE
5. Ping-Pong table dividers : NETS
9. Move like a lion : PROWL
14. Ponce de ___ : LEON
15. Mishmash : OLIO
16. Send, as payment : REMIT
17. "It is the ___, and Juliet is the sun!" : EAST
18. Movers' trucks : VANS
19. African antelope : ELAND
20. Hot movie of 1981? : CHARIOTSOFFIRE
23. Poker pot starter : ANTE
24. Head of a flock: Abbr. : REV
25. Get satisfaction for : AVENGE
28. Siren luring sailors to shipwreck : LORELEI
32. Enchantress in Homer : CIRCE
33. Third-place finish : SHOW
35. Bruin legend Bobby : ORR
36. Hot movie of 1974, with "The"? : TOWERINGINFERNO
40. Carmaker Ransom ___ Olds : ELI
41. Loony : NUTS
42. ___ a million : ONEIN
43. Waltzing, say : DANCING
46. 2000 Olympics city : SYDNEY
47. Suffix with meth- : ANE
48. Big furniture retailer : IKEA
49. Hot movie of 1966? : ISPARISBURNING
56. Permit : ALLOW
57. Just minutes from now : SOON
58. Secluded valley : GLEN
59. Late English princess : DIANA
60. Run ___ (go wild) : AMOK
61. Biblical twin who sold his birthright : ESAU
62. Whom Truman defeated for president : DEWEY
63. Talks one's head off : YAKS
64. Vermin : RATS
1. The "E" in P.G.&E.: Abbr. : ELEC
2. Wife of Jacob : LEAH
3. Slugger Sammy : SOSA
4. Beguile : ENTRANCE
5. "Nay" : NOVOTE
6. Gladden : ELATE
7. Pie containers : TINS
8. Nothing special : SOSO
9. Lean toward : PREFER
10. Experience again : RELIVE
11. Bradley or Sharif : OMAR
12. Chianti or Chablis : WINE
13. Inc., in England : LTD
21. Actress Stevens of 60's TV : INGER
22. Displeased look : FROWN
25. Performed : ACTED
26. Quartet member : VIOLA
27. Field Marshal Rommel : ERWIN
28. Lane of "Superman" : LOIS
29. Actress Sophia : LOREN
30. Baseball Hall-of-Famer Banks : ERNIE
31. Twisted humor : IRONY
33. Like a bug in a rug : SNUG
34. Elev. : HGT
37. Word with strength or sanctum : INNER
38. Entry room : FOYER
39. Imperil : ENDANGER
44. Gangster known as Scarface : CAPONE
45. Sort of : INAWAY
46. They may raise a big stink : SKUNKS
48. Macintosh laptop : IBOOK
49. Tennis champ Nastase : ILIE
50. Cole ___ : SLAW
51. "Oho, dear chap!" : ISAY
52. ___ cube (popular 60's-70's puzzle) : SOMA
53. Ingrid's "Casablanca" role : ILSA
54. Natty : NEAT
55. Wildebeests : GNUS
56. Do sums : ADD

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