New York Times, Friday, September 16, 2005

Author: Craig Kasper
Editor: Will Shortz
Craig Kasper
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Kasper. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Rafts : SEAS
5. Maned grazer : WILDEBEEST
15. Sharp : TART
16. Disappointing course finish : ONEOVERPAR
17. Drive : URGE
18. It's not jotted down : MENTALNOTE
19. Windbags : BLOWHARDS
21. Ushered : LEDIN
22. Seat cover? : PANTS
23. Without : ABSENT
24. Kind of bar : SCROLL
27. Marriage bond : KNOT
28. Tidy sum : PRETTYPENNY
31. Spy tool, briefly : CAM
34. Lets go : CANS
35. Draft pick : ALE
36. Take for a ride : DUPE
37. Opposite of hence : AGO
38. Opening statement? : LADIESFIRST
42. They're counted in gyms : REPS
43. Diamond deals : TRADES
44. Do major harm to : RAVAGE
47. DuPont trademark : FREON
49. Billionaires and their families, e.g. : ELITE
50. Magic was part of it : DREAMTEAM
54. Asian appetizer : SPRINGROLL
56. Moon surrounder : HALO
57. "No more Mr. Nice Guy!" : THATDOESIT
58. Plays for a sucker : USES
59. Patter : SALESPITCH
60. Broken-off branch : SECT
1. Evidence of an admission : STUB
2. Certain peer : EARL
3. It made it past sirens : ARGO
4. Some crocks : STEWPOTS
5. Distaff : WOMANLY
6. Apt to stay put : INERT
7. Imparts : LENDS
8. Colon composition : DOTS
9. Actress/model Mendes : EVA
10. He may carry your burdens : BELLBOY
11. Cyclotron inventor ___ Lawrence : ERNEST
12. Literary invention of Archilochus : EPODE
13. Subbed : SATIN
14. Nottingham is on it : TRENT
20. Be hesitant : HALT
23. Curry of "Today" : ANN
24. Grp. concerned with lab safety? : SPCA
25. Perch for an ibex : CRAG
26. Home of the National Automobile Museum : RENO
27. Supporter of a proposal? : KNEE
29. Adds to dishonestly : PADS
30. Y wearer : ELI
31. Coagulate : CURD
32. Architectural projection : APSE
33. 1962 expansion team : METS
36. Plant of the pink family : DIANTHUS
38. Keys on maps : LEGENDS
39. Lummox : APE
40. Cat burglar's need : STEALTH
41. Native to : FROM
42. Rhea, e.g. : RATITE
44. Breaks in scores : RESTS
45. Leader of the pack? : ALPHA
46. Like some bugs : VIRAL
47. Unfriendliness : FROST
48. Holdover : RELIC
50. Trier trio : DREI
51. Naturalness : EASE
52. Blind jazz pianist Templeton : ALEC
53. Just 'bout : MOST
55. Political inits. : GOP

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