New York Times, Wednesday, March 31, 2004

Author: Randy Sowell
Editor: Will Shortz
Randy Sowell
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Sowell. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Tiny bit : ATOM
5. Counting everything : INALL
10. Matinee ___ : IDOL
14. Like some bait : LIVE
15. Loggers' contest : ROLEO
16. Compete in a 15-Across : BIRL
17. Nondrinker : TEETOTALER
19. "Ignorance ___ excuse" : ISNO
20. It'll tell you where to go : ARROW
21. Bomb squad's compensation, say : HAZARDPAY
23. Retina feature : CONE
25. Mandlikova of tennis : HANA
26. J.F.K. posting: Abbr. : ETD
27. ___ Canals : SOO
29. Reuters competitor : UPI
31. Liner stopovers : ISLES
33. Vow of silence taker : TRAPPISTMONK
38. Townshend of the Who : PETE
39. Way up? : STAIR
40. Old Culp/Cosby series : ISPY
44. TV bigot : ARCHIEBUNKER
47. Winter wear : PARKA
50. Family nickname : SIS
51. Frozen Wasser : EIS
52. Tailless simian : APE
53. Kemo ___ : SABE
57. Game piece : TILE
59. Rowdy sort : ROUGHNECK
62. "Baloney!" : NOTSO
65. It's off the NE coast of Corsica : ELBA
66. Endive, e.g. : SALADGREEN
68. Expo or Card, e.g. : NLER
69. Fill with joy : ELATE
70. Western Canada native : CREE
71. Theater award : TONY
72. Reveal : LETON
73. Calls for : ASKS
1. Claudia ___ Taylor (Mrs. Lyndon Johnson) : ALTA
2. Ticket info : TIER
3. Winter wear : OVERCOAT
4. Tagalong's cry : METOO
5. N.Y.C. subway line : IRT
6. Biblical boatwright : NOAH
7. He's prayed to five times a day : ALLAH
8. Gibbons of TV : LEEZA
9. Navigation acronym : LORAN
10. Footnote abbr. : IBID
11. Rid one's mind of : DISPEL
12. Hardly spare : ORNATE
13. Big name in insurance : LLOYDS
18. Admit (to) : OWNUP
22. Desert rarity : RAIN
24. Protestant denom. : EPISC
27. "The racer's edge" : STP
28. Metallurgist's material : ORE
30. Canal locale: Abbr. : ISTH
32. Bones' partner : SKIN
34. Reach a high : PEAK
35. Skater Babilonia : TAI
36. Architect Ludwig ___ van der Rohe : MIES
37. Round trip? : ORBIT
41. Pesky insects, colloquially : SKEETERS
42. Province east of N.B. : PEI
43. Abbr. in old letter sign-offs : YRS
45. Too hasty : RASH
46. Manipulating : USING
47. Orphan's need : PARENT
48. Rocky dethroned him in "Rocky II" : APOLLO
49. Sandwich with sauerkraut : REUBEN
54. Photographer Adams : ANSEL
55. ___ Street, Home of the Blues : BEALE
56. Great brilliance : ECLAT
58. Poet Federico García ___ : LORCA
60. Hoosier industrial center : GARY
61. Green Hornet's valet : KATO
63. Hunt for : SEEK
64. Till stack : ONES
67. Thieves' place : DEN

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