New York Times, Friday, August 5, 2005

Author: David Ainslie Macleod
Editor: Will Shortz
David Ainslie Macleod
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Macleod. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Airplane passenger's option : SEATANGLE
10. Volunteer's response : IWILL
15. Some conic sections : PARABOLAS
16. "The Gene Krupa Story" title role portrayer, 1959 : MINEO
17. Certifies : ACCREDITS
18. Colleague of Freud : ADLER
19. Gabs : SHOOTSTHEBREEZE
21. It has many decision points : MAZE
22. They make your business theirs : YENTAS
23. Mark of prestige : CACHET
27. Some shelter dwellers : PETS
28. Part of a stage : APRON
29. Prefix with professional : PARA
31. "Rugrats" dad : STU
34. Whupped : BEATTHETAROUTOF
38. Course setting: Abbr. : SSW
39. Drillers' group? : ARMY
40. Campbell Soup Co. brand : PREGO
41. Stop up : CORK
43. Some mouths : DELTAS
44. Downhill : SCHUSS
47. ___ effort : AFOR
49. Thingy : WHATCHAMACALLIT
55. "___ my way!" : OUTTA
56. Bugbear : BETENOIRE
57. Common survey option : OTHER
58. Ditched : ABANDONED
59. Appropinquates : NEARS
60. Bite : SALTINESS
1. Ems and others : SPAS
2. A shot : EACH
3. Not pizzicato : ARCO
4. Tropical tuber : TARO
5. Help in holding up : ABETMENT
6. Signals : NODSAT
7. Flash : GLITZ
8. Bat spinner : LATHE
9. De bene ___ (provisionally) : ESSE
10. Turkish hostel : IMARET
11. Increases in capacity : WIDENS
12. Sound : INLET
13. Gibbons of TV : LEEZA
14. Like some old monitors, for short : LORES
20. How some things are played : BYEAR
23. Semi-detachable parts? : CABS
24. Makes like : APES
25. Sticking point : CRAW
26. In, for now : HOT
27. Talk in the service, perhaps : PRAY
29. Extra : PERK
30. Bread box? : ATM
31. Galley mark : STET
32. Certain party attire : TOGA
33. Fantastic craft : UFOS
35. Iron-fisted : HARSH
36. Latin word in police work : OPERANDI
37. Modern link, for short : URL
41. Coast Guard vessel : CUTTER
42. Annual event with 7-Down : OSCARS
43. Museum person : DOCENT
44. Response to Beatlemania : SWOON
45. Water park feature : CHUTE
46. Kind of yoga : HATHA
47. Real low life? : AMEBA
48. Like some blows : FATAL
50. French mutineer's phrase : ABAS
51. Web-footed bird : LOON
52. Impatient person's annoyance : LINE
53. Tees off : IRES
54. Sen. Stevens and others : TEDS

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