New York Times, Thursday, April 3, 2003

Author: Jim Hyres
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Hyres
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QV} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Hyres. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Some vacation destinations : ISLES
6. "But of course!" : NATCH
11. ___ Mahal : TAJ
14. Dispense with all modesty : BOAST
15. University at which Jimmy Carter taught : EMORY
16. According to : ALA
17. Like Dali : MUSTACHIOED
19. Do some yard work : MOW
20. Egg yolk, e.g. : SPHEROID
21. Galileo and Magellan : PROBES
23. Muffs : ERRS
24. Game of chance : BEANO
25. City on the Weser River : BREMEN
28. Old-fashioned page layouts : PASTEUPS
31. It may be eaten with a schmear : LOX
32. Tooth trouble : DECAY
34. Like some retirements : EARLY
35. Turkish honorific : AGHA
37. They're found once each in 17- and 58-Across and 11- and 27-Down : AEIOU
39. A creditor may hold it : LIEN
40. Zeroes in on : NEARS
42. Under the table : DRUNK
44. Leno appears on it : NBC
45. Gives way suddenly : CRUMPLES
47. Day break? : RECESS
49. Performs a cadenza, e.g. : SOLOS
50. Attend : GOTO
51. Like some weights : METRIC
53. Draw out : PROTRACT
57. Spokesman Fleischer : ARI
58. Member of the mustard family : CAULIFLOWER
60. It may allow petting : ZOO
61. Brand of basketball : ELTON
62. Name on a famous B-29 : ENOLA
63. Very long stretch : EON
64. Bassoon duet? : REEDS
65. Off-color : SALTY
1. Some PC's : IBMS
2. Starting fare, often : SOUP
3. Lid attachment : LASH
4. Treasure : ESTEEM
5. Had the lead : STARRED
6. Some soft drinks : NEHIS
7. In the thick of : AMID
8. Unduly : TOO
9. Brunch fare : CREPES
10. Sulfuric acid, say : HYDRATE
11. It's ringed with jingles : TAMBOURINE
12. Bandage additive : ALOE
13. Wrench features : JAWS
18. It's under the conjunctiva : CORNEA
22. Celebrity center : ONEAL
24. Mississippi delta feature : BAYOU
25. À ___ (without browning) : BLANC
26. "O.K." : ROGER
27. Possible effect of heat : EXHAUSTION
28. Some figure skating : PAIRS
29. The great unwashed : PLEBS
30. Gets it together? : SYNCS
33. Gives up : CEDES
36. Arrow stopper : ARMOR
38. Take the top off, in a way : UNROOF
41. Old-fashioned film editor : SPLICER
43. Ma and Pa : KETTLES
46. MA or PA : LOCALE
48. Moon circler : CORONA
50. They may accompany winks : GRINS
51. Place for an arrow : MAZE
52. Suffix with switch : EROO
53. Trudge : PLOD
54. Off base, perhaps : AWOL
55. Bygone Briton : CELT
56. Server's burden : TRAY
59. Ghost dance performer : UTE

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