New York Times, Saturday, June 2, 2001

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQZ} Spans: 6, (2 double stacks) This is puzzle # 74 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. City north of Breslau : POSEN
6. Penn, for one: Abbr. : STA
9. Actor/singer Wooley : SHEB
13. Place for a match : ARENA
14. Make ___ (get paid well) : AWAD
15. Means : MODE
16. Rain check? : WINDSHIELDWIPER
19. Aircraft's altitude limit : ABSOLUTECEILING
20. Bank : TIER
21. Special insight : ESP
22. "Crusade in Europe" auth. : DDE
23. Bug someone, e.g. : SPY
25. "The Way of Perfection" writer : STTERESA
30. Word on the way out? : ADIEU
33. Designer Wang : VERA
34. Slugger's swing : RIP
35. Crime lab staff : FORENSICEXPERTS
39. Former ring leader : ALI
40. Language from which "Nebraska" comes : OTOE
41. Come after : ENSUE
42. Lay atop : RESTEDON
45. It has a wet floor : SEA
46. Suffix with form : ULA
47. Turn black, maybe : DYE
49. Prefix with star or bucks : MEGA
53. Point producer : PENCILSHARPENER
58. Étoile's area : CLASSICALBALLET
59. Don Juan's kiss : BESO
60. Zebra feature : MANE
61. Break off : CEASE
62. Some camera work : SCAN
63. Flight board listing: Abbr. : ETD
64. Strains : TRIES
1. Manhandle : PAWAT
2. Antelope with spikelike horns : ORIBI
3. Meaning : SENSE
4. Check beneficiary : ENDORSEE
5. Pelé's org. : NASL
6. It's in the same position every minute : SWEEPSECONDHAND
7. Magnesium silicate : TALC
8. A grand total may include it : ADDEDTAX
9. Luck or fate, at times : SMILER
10. They have their reservations : HOPI
11. Fall venue : EDEN
12. "Lulu" composer : BERG
14. Islets : AITS
17. Army helicopter : HUEY
18. Like some loads : WIDE
24. "Let us spray," e.g. : PUN
26. One may undergo surgery : TREE
27. Slips : ERRS
28. Ex ___ (not in its original habitat) : SITU
29. Stained-glass window site : APSE
30. Way off : AFAR
31. Charity distribution : DOLE
32. Freesia's relative : IRIS
33. Marlon's Oscar-winning role : VITO
36. Carbon dioxide absorber : SODALIME
37. Second of April? : PEE
38. Pottery worker, sometimes : ENAMELER
43. Copper Bowl locale : TUCSON
44. 48-Down team : ELIS
45. Vojvodina resident : SERB
48. See 44-Down : YALE
50. Zhou ___ : ENLAI
51. Fools : GEESE
52. Cádiz crafts : ARTES
53. Highly toxic pollutants : PCBS
54. Juice: Abbr. : ELEC
55. Magellan's org. : NASA
56. "Begone!" : SCAT
57. A handshake may seal it : PACT

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