New York Times, Friday, April 23, 2004

Author: Alan Olschwang
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Olschwang
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Olschwang. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Interest amounts : ACCRUALS
9. Show astonishment : GOGGLE
15. Bargain for leniency : COPAPLEA
16. Unlikely to judge : AMORAL
17. Exit indicator, e.g. : ROADSIGN
18. "Grand" place : BAHAMA
19. Cab alternatives : ELS
20. ___ Sea, near the Greater Barsuki Desert : ARAL
22. London production : NOVEL
23. Don't dawdle : LOSENOTIME
26. "Whew!" : OHMAN
29. Drop-off point : EDGE
30. Nevada's second-largest county : ELKO
33. Gob : SEADOG
35. First name in Hollywood dirt : RONA
37. Rehearsed : PAT
38. Get to know : MAKEFRIENDSWITH
41. Sammy Cahn/Jule Styne's "___ Never Forgotten" : IVE
42. Kind of bean : FAVA
43. Opposite of fluster : SOOTHE
44. Tax, in Britain : CESS
46. Symbol of domination : FIST
48. G.I.'s reply : NOSIR
49. Ashen : WHITEFACED
52. Noted diamond family : ALOUS
54. Casa part : SALA
55. End of a parent's order : NOW
58. #39 in a series : CARTER
60. Final proposals : ULTIMATA
63. Protect : INSURE
64. Makes a party to : LETSINON
65. Excavate : DEEPEN
66. Do some courtroom work : TRYACASE
1. Some of a lot : ACRE
2. Hip : COOL
3. They often fill out schedules : CPAS
4. 90's kids' catchword : RAD
5. Good times : UPS
6. Criminal's creation : ALIAS
7. Stowe villain : LEGREE
8. Source of some serious shaking : SANANDREASFAULT
9. Tittle-tattle : GAB
10. Rial spender : OMANI
11. "Get out of here!" : GOHOME
12. Quarrying locales : GRAVELPITS
13. Pathetic : LAME
14. It's known for its security : ELAL
21. What some surfers do : LOGON
23. Put on cargo : LADE
24. Switch words : ONOFF
25. Inclines : TENDS
26. With 52-Down, microscopic staining compound : OSMIC
27. Pitch : HEAVE
28. Aggravates : MAKESWORSE
31. Blues singer McDonald : KATHI
32. Survey category : OTHER
34. Payola : GRAFT
36. Not separately : ASONE
39. Wallflower producers? : IVIES
40. Club option : WOOD
45. "Zip it!" : SHUTUP
47. More fanciful : TALLER
50. Alpine river : ISERE
51. Malicious : CATTY
52. See 26-Down : ACID
53. Track assignment : LANE
55. Baby spoiler, perhaps : NANA
56. Platte River people : OTOS
57. Draw to a close : WANE
59. Cartoon canine : REN
61. "What ___ Man?" ("Pal Joey" tune) : ISA
62. Hearing aid, briefly : MIC

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