New York Times, Thursday, January 31, 2002

Author: Bruce F. Adams
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Adams. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "An instructor of great sagacity": Emerson : FEAR
5. Radar unit? : MASH
9. Rectory : MANSE
14. Dog dish filler : ALPO
15. Shivering fit : AGUE
16. Something to shoot for : IDEAL
17. Sidesplitter : RIOT
18. Self-titled WB comedy : REBA
19. ___ Kea : MAUNA
20. Men went to the moon in it : APOLLOSPACEPROGRAM
23. Sounds of pain : OOFS
24. Sugar suffix : OSE
25. What "V" means to a string player : UPBOW
28. "That ___ lie!" : ISA
29. Dish manufacturer : RCA
32. Our planet, grandly : SPACESHIPEARTH
35. Adriatic port : BARI
36. Yucatán natives : MAYAS
37. Capo ___ capi (big boss, in 35-Across) : DEI
38. Dried out : SOBER
39. Reps. : AGTS
40. Billboard line : WATCHTHISSPACE
42. Formerly : NEE
43. Cereal plant portion : EAR
44. Nets : EARNS
45. One of Mickey's exes : AVA
46. City southwest of Bogotá : CALI
48. It began with the Big Bang : SPACETIMECONTINUUM
55. Spill source, perhaps : OILER
56. Info : POOP
57. Interlace : KNIT
59. Voters' surprise : UPSET
60. Sicilian smoker : ETNA
61. De Valera's land : EIRE
62. Peter and Paul : TSARS
63. Owner's acquisition : DEED
64. Mythological ferry locale : STYX
1. Outlying : FAR
2. "A Chapter on Ears" essayist : ELIA
3. Each : APOP
4. Old newspaper part : ROTO
5. "Tamburlaine the Great" playwright : MARLOWE
6. Words with Reason or Aquarius : AGEOF
7. Areas within areas : SUBSPACES
8. Bunch : HEAP
9. Brunch drink : MIMOSA
10. Saw : ADAGE
11. Prefix with -algia : NEUR
12. Arab capital : SANA
13. Biblical kingdom : ELAM
21. Roller-coaster features : LOOPS
22. Beginning, in Hebrew : ROSH
25. What a meter might measure : USAGE
26. Plant: Suffix : PHYTE
27. Bent : BIAS
28. Suffix with arthr- : ITIC
29. Peace agreement signer of 9/13/93 : RABIN
30. Salad green : CRESS
31. Planes need permission to enter it : AIRSPACE
32. One on a mission, maybe : SPACEMAN
33. Shevat follower : ADAR
34. Abbr. after an officer's name : RET
35. Pioneer in quantum theory : BOHR
38. Get a bad mark on? : STAIN
40. W.W. II server : WAAC
41. Landing place on a roof : HELIPAD
43. Turns inside out : EVERTS
45. Arabic for "commander" : AMEER
46. Franklin is on it : CNOTE
47. Compensate (for) : ATONE
48. Enter la-la land : SPACEOUT
49. Sirloin parts : TIPS
50. Mrs. Victor Laszlo : ILSA
51. Modern newspaper part : OPED
52. Little strings? : UKES
53. Knot or watt : UNIT
54. Boglike : MIRY
58. Cowboy's moniker : TEX

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