New York Times, Thursday, March 3, 2005

Author: Byron Walden
Editor: Will Shortz
Byron Walden
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FJXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Chicken coop material : MESH
5. Idiosyncrasies : TICS
9. Where captains go : TOSEA
14. Others, in Latin : ALII
15. Suffix with depend : ENCE
16. Not upright : ATILT
17. Aardvark feature : LONGSNOUT
19. With 13-Down, "I'll get those guys!" : LEMME
20. Makes a dazzling entrance : LIGHTSUPTHEROOM
22. Furrow maker : HOER
23. Revolutionary leader : LENIN
24. Pact : ACCORD
27. Saucy : PERT
28. Garden party? : EVE
31. Calculus calculation : SLOPE
32. French author who co-founded La Nouvelle Revue Française : GIDE
33. Epitome of grace : SWAN
34. Screens, filters and such : CAMERAEQUIPMENT
37. Spheres : ORBS
38. Major success : COUP
39. Échecs piece : REINE
40. Kind of cross : TAU
41. Expensive box : LOGE
42. Word with salt or root : CELLAR
43. Kay who sang "Wheel of Fortune," 1952 : STARR
45. City on the Oka : OREL
46. "Indiana Jones" genre : ACTIONADVENTURE
52. With 12-Down, fiery guy? : SAINT
53. Common football spread : PLUSSEVEN
54. Granny and Windsor : KNOTS
55. Dagger part : HILT
56. Fax button : SEND
57. Horse ___ : SENSE
58. Part of Y.S.L. : YVES
59. Western tourist destination : TAOS
1. Washington locale, with "the" : MALL
2. "The Time Machine" race : ELOI
3. Belt, perhaps : SING
4. Sinatra standard : HIGHHOPES
5. Got tight : TENSED
6. "Peace ___ time" : INOUR
7. Bra spec : CCUP
8. Squared accounts : SETTLEDUP
9. Scout's find : TALENT
10. Cheri of "S.N.L." : OTERI
11. "Waiting for God" philosopher : SIMONEWEIL
12. See 52-Across : ELMO
13. See 19-Across : ATEM
18. Squirrel, to 35-Down : STORER
21. "___ stand" (Martin Luther declaration) : HEREI
24. Kind of tie : ASCOT
25. Santa ___, Calif. : CLARA
26. It may be spontaneous : COMBUSTION
27. It comes in fits : PIQUE
29. Famous phrase-turner : VANNA
30. Long key : ENTER
32. Place settings, collectively : GEOGRAPHY
33. Quick appraisal of legitimacy : SMELLTEST
35. Proverbial start of great things : ACORN
36. Acts like a peacock : PREENS
41. Taoism founder : LAOTSE
42. Family matters? : CRESTS
44. Salon supply : TINTS
45. Reproductive cell : OVULE
46. Names a price : ASKS
47. Punish, in a way : CANE
48. Mid sixth-century year : DLIV
49. Iris container : UVEA
50. Western vacation destination : RENO
51. Pulls the plug on : ENDS

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