New York Times, Saturday, April 19, 2003

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 4, (2 double stacks) This is puzzle # 174 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Disintegration : CRACKUP
8. Succeeds : GOESFAR
15. Level of modesty : HEMLINE
16. Proportional : INSCALE
17. "Don't be so sure" : IWOULDNTBETONIT
19. Exactly correct : TRUETOTHELETTER
20. Part of the alloy britannia : TIN
21. "The Professor and the Madman" topic, for short : OED
22. Lake ___ (Blue Nile source) : TANA
23. Singer James : ETTA
25. It allows access to an acct. : ATM
26. Offered fresh comments? : SASSED
28. Unwind : REST
29. Wood worker : CHISEL
31. Starting-off place : TEE
32. Hairy creature : TARANTULA
35. Help for a broken heart: Abbr. : CPR
38. Marks in Spanish class : TILDES
39. "Hey!" : PSST
43. Didn't look well? : LEERED
45. Carrier to Kaliningrad : SAS
46. This and that : BOTH
47. Pietà, e.g. : ARTE
48. Joined : WED
49. Choreographer Lubovitch : LAR
50. "Beats me" : ICANTSAYFORSURE
56. Bar order : MAKEMINEADOUBLE
57. Chic : ELEGANT
58. Like the old days, they say : SIMPLER
59. Neuters : DESEXES
60. Services at four? : TEASETS
1. Bird talk : CHITTER
2. Big revision : REWRITE
3. Check marks : AMOUNTS
4. Lead : CLUE
5. Traditional garb : KILT
6. Ruin : UNDO
7. Hypnosis tool : PENTOTHAL
8. Mocked : GIBED
9. Scott Turow title : ONEL
10. Alberto Azzo was a noted one : ESTE
11. ___ Bluff National Monument : SCOTTS
12. Visionary : FANTAST
13. Property receiver, in court : ALIENEE
14. Not keep in the bargain : RETRADE
18. Place for seeing without really seeing : THEMINDSEYE
24. Court fig. : ATT
25. Like dogbane juice : ACRID
26. Children's doctor? : SEUSS
27. Dryden's "___ for Love" : ALL
30. Single-minded : STEADFAST
33. Had something : ATE
34. Possible start of a dragnet, in brief : APB
35. Insisted on : CLAIMED
36. White sale fabric : PERCALE
37. Extra expense for movies : RETAKES
40. Like fat in ether : SOLUBLE
41. Up-and-comer : STARLET
42. Classic school group : THREERS
44. Fail to follow suit : RENEGE
48. Consumer demand : WANTS
51. Kodak film brand : TMAX
52. Trigonometry term : SINE
53. Jon Arbuckle's dog : ODIE
54. Tomato type : ROMA
55. Banquets : SUPS

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