New York Times, Wednesday, January 22, 2003

Author: Michael Shteyman
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Shteyman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37 Missing: {FKQXY} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Shteyman. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Followers of Tyler and Taylor : WHIGS
6. One-inch pencil, say : NUB
9. To boot : ALSO
13. So out it's in : RETRO
14. Home to José : CASA
15. Place : LIEU
16. See 48-Across : AREAS
17. Hurl a barb at : ZING
18. Sacred creatures of old : ASPS
19. Woodworker's own tool? : PERSONALADZ
22. Oxy-5 target : ZIT
23. Takes off : SOARS
24. Main lines : AORTAS
26. Boxing Day's mo. : DEC
29. Place for a ring : NOSE
30. Deliver by chute : DROP
31. Son of Aphrodite : EROS
33. City north of Nancy : METZ
35. Trash hauler : BARGE
38. 1990's civil war site : SOMALIA
40. Losing purposely : ONADIET
42. Jam producer? : COMBO
43. Voice mail prompt : TONE
45. Use binoculars, say : SCAN
46. P.T.A. and N.E.A., for two : ORGS
48. With 16-Across, places to pull over : REST
50. Baseball stat : ERA
51. Slain : DONEIN
53. Kansas motto word : ASTRA
55. Cellular ___ : ONE
56. Apt title for this puzzle : CATCHSOMEZS
61. Label info : SIZE
63. Visitor to Cathay : POLO
64. Talks nonsense : JIVES
65. Neutral shade : ECRU
66. Assist, in a way : ABET
67. Concerning : ANENT
68. Letter opener : DEAR
69. French possessive : TES
70. They're verboten : NONOS
1. End of shooting : WRAP
2. Epitaph starter : HERE
3. Road to old Rome : ITER
4. Llano growth : GRASS
5. "Already?" : SOSOON
6. Home builder's tool : NAILSET
7. Jimmy Carter's coll. : USNA
8. City on the Tigris: Var. : BAGDAD
9. Cookbook phrase : ALA
10. Cost of a 19th-century composer's work? : LISZTPRICE
11. Brown pigment : SEPIA
12. Gives the boot to : OUSTS
14. Winter Palace throne? : CZARSEAT
20. Campbell or Judd : NAOMI
21. 1964 Anthony Quinn role : ZORBA
25. They may have forks : ROADS
26. Fam. tree member : DESC
27. Switch add-on : EROO
28. Undistinguished poet Pound? : COMMONEZRA
32. Le ___ (Buick model) : SABRE
34. Photo of the Panama Canal, once? : ZONESHOT
36. Sports stuff : GEAR
37. Peak near Taormina : ETNA
39. Aristotle's forte : LOGIC
41. Bunting places : NESTS
44. Wise counsels : ORACLES
47. Be short with : SNAPAT
49. "Iliad" warrior : TROJAN
51. Gave medicine to : DOSED
52. In reserve : ONICE
54. ___ acid : AMINO
57. Soliloquy starter : TOBE
58. Flush : EVEN
59. Paradoxical Greek : ZENO
60. Fast fliers : SSTS
62. Where It.'s at : EUR

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