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The Saratogian (Saratoga, NY) - - YOUR DAILY BREAK - Edited by Rich Nor­ris and Joyce Ni­chols Lewis

ACROSS

1 Drains of en­ergy 5 Pay with a credit card 11 FDR’s suc­ces­sor 14 Gil­lette ra­zor 15 Alabama’s crossstate ri­val 16 Par-three ea­gle 17 *Nu­tri­tion guide 19 Big cof­fee holder 20 Bat­tery ter­mi­nals 21 Chant for Real Madrid 23 Send (to) for treat­ment 24 *Com­pre­hen­sive per­sonal phi­los­o­phy 27 Dis­ney CEO Robert 28 Cross-shaped Greek let­ters 29 Yard­stick unit 30 Grass farm roll 31 Truth 32 Small boat 34 *Horse breeder’s con­cern 36 Covent Gar­den pro­duc­tions 39 Driver’s one-eight­ies 40 Gave birth to 43 CBS le­gal drama “The Good __” 44 Yard­stick units 45 Nov­el­ist Caleb 46 *Fig­u­ra­tively, whence some un­ex­pected ideas 49 Mint fam­ily herb 50 Corkscrew pasta 51 Rose im­pres­sively 52 Big name in ATMs 53 9:00 AM week­day event, typ­i­cally ... and what the first word in the an­swers to starred clues can be 56 To this mo­ment 57 Lack­ing noth­ing 58 Falco of “Nurse Jackie” 59 In­sured in­vest­ments: Abbr. 60 Ready for more ac­tion 61 Run the show

DOWN

1 African ad­ven­tures 2 In a sin­gle try 3 Checked for er­rors 4 More glum 5 Lit­tle isles 6 “Ben-__”: He­ston epic 7 Org. with many judges 8 Grapevine fod­der 9 Bar­be­cue 10 Came to a close 11 Semi ac­tiv­ity 12 With 36-Down, noc­tur­nal bird with a shrill cry 13 Down-for-the-count count 18 Part of mph 22 Like ewe, but not me 24 City be­tween Austin and Dal­las 25 Best in an épée match 26 Tot’s query 28 New Mex­ico art colony 31 Home of the SEC’s Ga­tors

32 Nu­tri­tion reg­i­men 33 Of­fice­hold­ers 34 One of hockey’s Hulls 35 Stretched the truth 36 See 12-Down 37 Poked a hole in 38 Con­certed tries 40 Fall out­ing in a wagon 41 Coun­try south of Ge­or­gia

42 Made deeper, as a ship­ping lane 44 De­cep­tive fenc­ing moves 45 Coco of fash­ion 47 __ op­tic ca­ble 48 Com­pletely ab­surd 49 Low digit 51 Went quickly 52 Home of MoMA 54 Hob­by­ist’s buy 55 Smelter in­put

By Mark McClain (c)2019 Tri­bune Con­tent Agency, LLC 12/24/19

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