New York Times, Monday, February 7, 2005

Author: Gordon Seaberg
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FGJKQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Seaberg. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Jane Austen novel : EMMA
5. Chopper blade : ROTOR
10. Friend : PAL
13. Meat cuts behind the ribs : LOINS
15. Give the slip : EVADE
16. Pharmaceutical giant ___ Lilly : ELI
17. Poker instruction : CUTTHECARDS
19. ___ v. Wade (1973 Supreme Court decision) : ROE
20. Elapsed time : INTERVAL
21. Slowly merged (into) : EASED
23. Filling maker: Abbr. : DDS
24. Saudi export : OIL
25. "The final frontier" : SPACE
27. Slots instruction : PULLTHELEVER
31. Burn with hot liquid : SCALD
34. His and ___ : HERS
35. Cousin of an ostrich : EMU
36. "Piece of cake!" : EASY
37. Diamond weight : CARAT
39. Mojave-like : ARID
40. Mornings, for short : AMS
41. Boot bottom : SOLE
42. Devoutness : PIETY
43. Roulette instruction : SPINTHEWHEEL
47. Paris divider : SEINE
48. Versatile truck, informally : UTE
49. ___ King Cole : NAT
52. Carafe size : LITER
54. Step-up : INCREASE
56. Critic ___ Louise Huxtable : ADA
57. Craps instruction : ROLLTHEDICE
60. Chess pieces : MEN
61. Clear the blackboard : ERASE
62. Breed of red cattle : DEVON
63. Mammal that sleeps upside-down : BAT
64. Shut out : DEBAR
65. New Jersey five : NETS
1. Castilian hero : ELCID
2. Pitcher's place : MOUND
3. Pitchers' gloves : MITTS
4. Prelude to a deal : ANTE
5. Carmaker's woe : RECALL
6. Racetrack : OVAL
7. Road goo : TAR
8. Strange : ODD
9. Closes again, as an envelope : RESEALS
10. Keep working hard : PERSEVERE
11. ___ vera : ALOE
12. Told a whopper : LIED
14. Hide from view : SHROUD
18. Like Darth Vader : EVIL
22. 11-pointer in blackjack : ACE
25. Queens ball park : SHEA
26. Sassy : PERT
27. Work at, as a trade : PLY
28. Pitched : THREW
29. Send forth : EMIT
30. New York's Giuliani : RUDY
31. The world has seven of them : SEAS
32. Where soldiers stay overnight : CAMP
33. Helper : ASSISTANT
37. Harry ___, Columbia Pictures co-founder : COHN
38. Sheltered, nautically : ALEE
39. Be under the weather : AIL
41. How 007 does not like martinis : STIRRED
42. Squinted : PEERED
44. Formerly known as : NEE
45. Orion, with "the" : HUNTER
46. Leave one's mark on : ETCH
49. Unsophisticated : NAIVE
50. High-class tie : ASCOT
51. Parenting challenges : TEENS
52. Ewe's baby : LAMB
53. "I had no ___!" : IDEA
54. Rick's love in "Casablanca" : ILSA
55. Paradise lost : EDEN
58. It's north of Calif. : ORE
59. Research room : LAB

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