New York Times, Friday, August 15, 2003

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Page
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QXYZ} This is puzzle # 85 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2003, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Medium for some social protest : FOLKROCK
9. Eritrea's capital : ASMARA
15. Unanimously : ASONEMAN
16. Unwise thing to run from : THELAW
17. Talent scout's request : DEMOTAPE
18. Pick democratically : VOTEIN
19. Like some trade : SEABORNE
20. Wears : SPORTS
21. Pear type : BOSC
22. It may be fenced : LOOT
23. Strong stuff : STEEL
26. Pal of Potsie and the Fonz : RICHIE
30. "___ She Coo?" (#1 R & B hit for the Ohio Players) : WHOD
31. Supersize order : JUMBOFRIES
35. Carbonium, e.g. : ION
36. What clones share : GENESET
37. Association : TIE
38. Mustangs, e.g. : MUSCLECARS
40. Sun-cracked : SERE
41. "Scooby-Doo" girl : DAPHNE
42. One of three Ottoman sultans : AHMED
43. Fabled fliers : ROCS
45. Korda of tennis : PETR
47. One of a bunch : BANANA
49. Blasts : HOTTIMES
53. New Jersey city : EDISON
54. Two-time U.S. Open winner : ERNIEELS
55. Most impressive : NICEST
56. Charlie is in its ads : STARKIST
57. Florida's ___ Key : SIESTA
58. Taxes : ASSESSES
1. In things : FADS
2. Hebrew prophet in the Douay Bible : OSEE
3. Broad-topped hill, in the Southwest : LOMA
4. Like many a door : KNOBBED
5. Introduce robots, say : RETOOL
6. Panama's Torrijos Herrera and others : OMARS
7. Quaker Oats brand : CAPNCRUNCH
8. Hit below the belt, in a way : KNEE
9. Rugged transportation, for short : ATVS
10. Be bad with goods? : SHOPLIFT
11. Copycat : METOOER
12. New Olds of 1999 : ALERO
13. "Something to Talk About" singer : RAITT
14. Bristlelike appendages : AWNS
23. Go down a lane, maybe : SWIM
24. Grand : THOU
25. A dog's age : EONS
27. Stammerer's words : IMEAN
28. Follow-up series to "See It Now" : CBSREPORTS
29. Garden store stock : HOES
31. Rugged transportation : JEEP
32. Squib, say : ITEM
33. Douglas Hyde's land : EIRE
34. Open position? : SEED
36. Public policy initiated in the 1980's : GLASNOST
39. Jewel boxes : CDCASES
40. Fun house features : SHRIEKS
42. Habit : ATTIRE
43. Geometry calculations : RADII
44. In abeyance : ONICE
46. Old flask heaters : ETNAS
47. Uncle ___ : BENS
48. Stage org. : ANTA
49. The Bee Gees' "___ Liar" : HESA
50. "Within ___ a hell": Shak. : MEIS
51. Choice word : ELSE
52. Ocean crossers : SSTS

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