New York Times, Monday, August 7, 2000

Author: Nick Grivas
Editor: Will Shortz
Nick Grivas
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QVZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Grivas. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Slightly open : AJAR
5. African-American : BLACK
10. Pay, as the bill : FOOT
14. 1953 Leslie Caron musical role : LILI
15. Spine-tingling : EERIE
16. "Picnic" playwright : INGE
17. "And that's that!" : ENDOFSTORY
19. Partner of void : NULL
20. Outer: Prefix : EXO
21. See 4-Down : LOBO
22. Evade, with "out of" : WEASEL
24. Kind of bag : TOTE
25. ___ weevil : BOLL
26. ___ corpus : HABEAS
29. Routine : WORKADAY
33. Unreactive : INERT
34. Madam : BAWD
35. Peak in ancient Palestine : NEBO
36. "Go, ___!" : TEAM
37. Doesn't just diet : FASTS
38. School zone sign : SLOW
39. Former Atlanta arena : OMNI
40. Second voice : ALTO
41. Spin : TWIRL
42. When both hands are together : NOONTIME
44. Treasure locales : CHESTS
45. Open to the breeze : AIRY
46. Wedding cake feature : TIER
47. Carry all over the place : SCHLEP
50. Throws a shot : PUTS
51. Bandleader Brown : LES
54. Come into view : LOOM
55. Not plan A or B, or even X or Y : LASTRESORT
58. ___ mater : ALMA
59. "Farewell, François" : ADIEU
60. Exhort : URGE
61. Adult-to-be : TEEN
62. Approvals : YESES
63. Egg holder : NEST
1. Sheltered, at sea : ALEE
2. Give bad luck : JINX
3. Beefy actor Ray : ALDO
4. With 21-Across, a 1970 John Wayne film : RIO
5. Makes soused : BESOTS
6. Do not disturb : LETBE
7. Suffix with buck : AROO
8. Geom. figure : CIR
9. Index entries : KEYWORDS
10. It's given to Regis Philbin : FINALANSWER
11. Responsibility : ONUS
12. Look at lustfully : OGLE
13. Be a snitch : TELL
18. Parade sight : FLOAT
23. Lodge member : ELK
24. Michael Crichton novel, with "The" : TERMINALMAN
25. Greet ceremoniously : BOWTO
26. Make a pass at : HITON
27. Prefix with meter : ANEMO
28. Betting game : BEANO
29. What's not used : WASTE
30. Places for heros : DELIS
31. Call off, at Cape Canaveral : ABORT
32. Cat calls : YOWLS
34. Favorable forecast : BALMY
37. Referee's demand : FAIRPLAY
41. "We hold ___ truths..." : THESE
43. Item with a clip or a pin : TIE
44. Like oranges and lemons : CITRUS
46. Student getting one-on-one help : TUTEE
47. Bed board : SLAT
48. ___ slaw : COLE
49. It's where the heart is : HOME
50. Letters before omegas : PSIS
51. Folk tales and such : LORE
52. Work units : ERGS
53. "Leave it," to a typesetter : STET
56. Summer drink : ADE
57. Ice melter : SUN

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