New York Times, Wednesday, May 26, 2004

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJVXZ} This is puzzle # 103 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. ___ law (early Germanic legal code) : SALIC
6. N.B.A. nickname : SHAQ
10. Aid by being a lookout, e.g. : ABET
14. Verdi aria : ERITU
15. Former World Cup star : PELE
16. Tropical tuber : TARO
17. Noted arrival of 2004 : QUEENMARY2
19. 1917 revolution casualty : TSAR
20. R-V connection? : STU
21. Berne's river : AAR
22. Flippant : SASSY
23. Grate on : IRK
24. "Well, ___ here!" : LOOKIE
27. Monroe, for one : BLONDE
30. Monopoly avenue : ORIENTAL
33. Salt ___ : LICK
34. Take care of : HANDLE
36. Farm female : EWE
37. A in Paris : UNE
38. Adjective for 17-Across : LARGEST
39. Bled : RAN
40. Nutritionist's abbr. : RDA
41. Declare : ASSERT
42. Parched : ARID
43. Extras in "The Mexican" : BANDITOS
45. Small hooters : OWLETS
47. Hidden : LATENT
48. Goose egg : NIL
49. Sea : BRINY
51. See 52-Across : RED
52. With 51-Across, get mad : SEE
55. Foreman's locale? : RING
56. 17-Across, for one : CRUISESHIP
60. Astra maker : OPEL
61. They're sometimes put on : AIRS
62. Dock site : SHORE
63. Lived : WERE
64. ___ poem : TONE
65. Plain place to live? : TEPEE
1. Some movies: Abbr. : SEQS
2. In ___ (stuck) : ARUT
3. Place : LIEU
4. Mineral suffix : ITE
5. "Parent" of 17-Across : CUNARD
6. Box : SPAR
7. 17-Across, e.g. : HER
8. ___ Khan : ALY
9. "Sister" of 17-Across, familiarly : QE2
10. Reach : ATTAIN
11. Capital of St. Kitts, visited regularly by 17-Across : BASSETERRE
12. Important times : ERAS
13. Conservative Brit : TORY
18. Hurry : MAKEHASTE
22. Shooting sport : SKEET
23. Sign : INK
24. Adjective for 17-Across : LONGEST
25. Law partner? : ORDER
26. Tool sharpeners : OILSTONES
27. Book jacket writing : BLURB
28. Hunt in Hollywood : LINDA
29. 17-Across, for one : OCEANLINER
31. Be ready for : AWAIT
32. Imparts : LENDS
35. Match play? : ARSON
38. Congregation members : LAITY
42. Part of ATV : ALL
44. Be suspended : DANGLE
46. Adjective for 17-Across : WIDEST
49. Forehead : BROW
50. Seasoned : RIPE
51. Lift off : RISE
52. Kind of steward : SHOP
53. Hibernian's land : EIRE
54. Olympics event : EPEE
56. Jazzman : CAT
57. City in a Peter Allen song title : RIO
58. Coffee server : URN
59. 17-Across, e.g. : SHE

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