New York Times, Wednesday, January 8, 2003

Author: James Rogers
Editor: Will Shortz
James Rogers
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FQXZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Rogers. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Clipper feature : SAIL
5. "Hogwash!" : PSHAW
10. Coventry cleaner : CHAR
14. Cousin of a hawk : KITE
15. Up the ante : RAISE
16. Take on : HIRE
17. Improve one's golf game? : IRONOUTTHEKINKS
20. Marbles, so to speak : SANITY
21. Jukebox favorite : OLDIE
22. Barely miss, as the golf cup : RIM
25. Hatcher of "Lois & Clark" : TERI
26. Grammy-winner Black : CLINT
27. Meter reading : USAGE
29. Son of Cain : ENOCH
32. Heads downtown? : MAYORS
34. Sticky stuff : GOO
35. Like some noodle dishes : THAI
39. Inexperienced golfers? : BABESINTHEWOODS
42. Links rarities : ACES
43. Cheer : RAH
44. Hardly cheery : DISMAL
45. 1996 A.L. rookie of the year : JETER
47. Composer's basis : THEME
48. Bewildered : ATSEA
52. First name in Polish politics : LECH
54. Mach 1 breaker : SST
55. Common fraternity activity : PRANK
56. Friend of Pooh : PIGLET
58. Taking one's time on the green? : PUTTERINGAROUND
63. Wanton look : LEER
64. Olympics broadcaster Jim : MCKAY
65. Mary Kay competitor : AVON
66. Little spin : EDDY
67. Edges (out) : NOSES
68. Duchamp's movement : DADA
1. Schuss, e.g. : SKI
2. Cause of inflation? : AIR
3. Midori on the ice : ITO
4. Place for a cap : LENS
5. Kind of danish : PRUNE
6. Many a Swift work : SATIRE
7. Playing golf : HITTINGTHELINKS
8. Unhealthy-looking : ASHY
9. Minute : WEE
10. "Relax, bro!" : CHILL
11. Language from which "thug" is derived : HINDI
12. Alan of "Gattaca" : ARKIN
13. PlayStation button : RESET
18. Horse operas : OATERS
19. "How'm I doin'?" asker : KOCH
22. Arthur Murray lesson : RUMBA
23. Father of Esau : ISAAC
24. Noncommittal response : MAYBE
28. Takes off : GOES
30. "That's amazing!" : OOH
31. Like Vassar, now : COED
33. Beget : SIRE
35. Brit's "Baloney!" : TOSH
36. Zeroes (in on) : HOMES
37. First vice president : ADAMS
38. ___ of Langerhans (pancreas part) : ISLET
40. Rebellious Turner : NAT
41. Become wizened : WITHER
45. Hemingway's Barnes : JAKE
46. Rasta's music : REGGAE
48. iPod maker : APPLE
49. Made level : TRUED
50. Beyond full : SATED
51. Diary bit : ENTRY
53. Potter's buys : CLAYS
56. Trillionth: Prefix : PICO
57. Warty hopper : TOAD
59. Loser to J.F.K. : RMN
60. Charlottesville sch. : UVA
61. Approval of sorts : NOD
62. Genomic matter : DNA

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