New York Times, Wednesday, March 24, 2004

Author: Norma Johnson
Editor: Will Shortz
Norma Johnson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 5 for Ms. Johnson. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Cybertrash : SPAM
5. Snooker shot : MASSE
10. Caffeine source : KOLA
14. Diamond Head site : OAHU
15. Seller, usually : OWNER
16. Son of Seth : ENOS
17. Dense one : CLOD
18. They're trimmed : SAILS
19. Free gym membership, e.g. : PERK
20. [ ] bar : KEYBOARDFEATURE
23. Bear : ABIDE
24. Bounded along : LOPED
25. Rasputin, for one : MYSTIC
28. Dieter's dread : GAIN
30. "@#$%!," e.g. : OATH
31. Down East : MAINE
33. George's musical brother : IRA
36. [ ] saver : CLOSETORGANIZER
40. Clinch, with "up" : SEW
41. Ways off : RAMPS
42. ___ the wiser : NONE
43. Infatuated : GAGA
44. Best : GRADEA
46. Put forward : POSIT
49. "Zip it!" : QUIET
51. [ ] shuttle : ASTRONAUTSCRAFT
57. Big batch : SCAD
58. Dope in a den? : OPIUM
59. Bean concoction? : IDEA
60. Towering : TALL
61. Part of MGM : METRO
62. Yachter's woe : CALM
63. ___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
64. Idyllic spots : EDENS
65. Trauma team: Abbr. : EMTS
1. Something odd about the wash? : SOCK
2. Whiten : PALE
3. Salty greeting? : AHOY
4. Soaks at spas : MUDBATHS
5. Composite picture : MOSAIC
6. Edgar or Hugo : AWARD
7. Like a snicker : SNIDE
8. Employer, to many : SELF
9. Gaelic tongue : ERSE
10. Continued : KEPTON
11. Slightly ahead : ONEUP
12. "M" star, 1931 : LORRE
13. Set, as a price : ASKED
21. Kimono closer : OBI
22. Roswell crash victim, supposedly : ALIEN
25. Soft shoes : MOCS
26. Lock name : YALE
27. Pack away : STOW
28. Musicians' jobs : GIGS
29. Santa __ : ANA
31. Where to see some of 32-Down's work : MOMA
32. See 31-Down : ARP
33. Shirt name : IZOD
34. France's ___ Coty : RENE
35. Part or parcel : AREA
37. Millay's Muse : ERATO
38. Chase game : TAG
39. Very quickly : INATRICE
43. Fat container? : GIRDLE
44. Thingamabobs : GISMOS
45. Fun and games, for short : REC
46. Collagist's need : PASTE
47. Prize that, surprisingly, contains a large amount of tin : OSCAR
48. Stable spot : STALL
49. To a degree : QUITE
50. Reversal : UTURN
52. Iditarod terminus : NOME
53. Took off on : APED
54. Grandfather of 16-Across : ADAM
55. Like some markers : FELT
56. Flat hats : TAMS

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