New York Times, Tuesday, May 15, 2001

Author: Jon Delfin
Editor: Will Shortz
Jon Delfin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQWX} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Delfin. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Partiality : BIAS
5. Word with sand or speed : TRAP
9. Easy one for an infielder : POPUP
14. Expunge, with "out" : EDIT
15. Israeli dance : HORA
16. Island southwest of Majorca : IBIZA
17. Like a Dali watch : LIMP
18. "Not on ___!" ("No way!") : ABET
19. "Final answer?" asker : REGIS
20. Go ballistic : LOSEONESHEAD
23. Fine fiddle : AMATI
24. Butcher's hardware : KNIVES
28. Poe classic, with "The" : TELLTALEHEART
33. Future fungus : SPORE
34. Sharpshooter Oakley : ANNIE
35. Verne hero Phileas : FOGG
39. Dogcatcher's catch : STRAY
41. Jamboree shelter : TENT
42. On the ball : ALERT
44. Makes simpler : EASES
46. 1930 Vincent Youmans song : TIMEONMYHANDS
50. Cochise portrayer Michael : ANSARA
51. Great Lakes tribesmen : ERIES
54. Toaster's words : TOYOURHEALTH
59. "Stormy Weather" composer : ARLEN
62. Shade giver : TREE
63. Miser's pronoun : MINE
64. Friars Club event : ROAST
65. Catches some rays : TANS
66. Military sch. : ACAD
67. Marinara alternative : PESTO
68. The "o" in Reo : OLDS
69. Back talk : SASS
1. Politico Abzug : BELLA
2. "Talk turkey," e.g. : IDIOM
3. Draws a bead on : AIMSAT
4. Tampa neighbor, informally : STPETE
5. Comparison word : THAN
6. Justice's garb : ROBE
7. Hawkish god : ARES
8. Garden walkway : PATH
9. Carnivorous fish : PIRANHA
10. Following orders : OBEDIENT
11. Overeat, with "out" : PIG
12. Commando's weapon : UZI
13. Mas' mates : PAS
21. Removes a squeak from : OILS
22. ___ out a living : EKE
25. Barn topper : VANE
26. Actress Moran : ERIN
27. Undo a change : STET
29. CD predecessors : LPS
30. ___ pole : TOTEM
31. Orderly formation : ARRAY
32. Rover's restraint : LEASH
35. ___ morgana (mirage) : FATA
36. Hollywood's Ken or Lena : OLIN
37. Tiara inlays : GEMS
38. Ali moniker, with "the" : GREATEST
40. Vote for : YEA
43. Where the Raptors play : TORONTO
45. Snick and ___ (thrust and cut) : SNEE
47. Vote against : NAY
48. Soap operas, e.g. : DRAMAS
49. Glass ingredient : SILICA
52. Lab heaters : ETNAS
53. Tool buildings : SHEDS
55. Director Preminger : OTTO
56. River to the Caspian : URAL
57. Tear apart : REND
58. Pianist Dame Myra : HESS
59. Dada founder : ARP
60. Fish eggs : ROE
61. ___ Cruces, N.M. : LAS

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