New York Times, Thursday, October 10, 2002

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 113 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Rigging support : SPAR
5. Rogue : SCAMP
10. Out of sync : OFF
13. No more than a drop : IOTA
14. Looker : CUTIE
15. Medical discovery : CURE
16. Grab (onto) : GLOM
17. Gussy up : ADORN
18. Forward and backward : ATOZ
19. Woman of the house playing potsy? : HOPPINGMADAM
22. Some chips, maybe : ANTE
23. They may be collared : PERPS
27. All in : SPENT
30. Advice to a lighthouse keeper? : LETITBEAM
34. Didn't come right out and say : HINTED
36. Possible church school purchase : VAN
37. Korea Bay feeder : YALU
38. Colony member : ANT
39. Emollients : LOTIONS
42. Modern-day Caesar : SID
43. "How the Other Half Lives" author : RIIS
45. Meal source : OAT
46. Packing a punch : STRONG
48. Jazz improv at an A.M.A. meeting? : DOCTORJAM
51. Firing place : RANGE
52. Stealthy sort : SNEAK
53. Reunion attendee : ALUM
55. Title of this puzzle : MAKINGAMENDS
62. Rick's place : CAFE
65. "Reversal of Fortune" star : IRONS
66. Circus barker? : SEAL
67. Babe and others : OXEN
68. Puts away : SAVES
69. Hosiery shade : ECRU
70. Like a bairn : WEE
71. Defunct alliance : SEATO
72. Keel extension : SKEG
1. It might evoke pity : SIGH
2. Horse play? : POLO
3. On : ATOP
4. Unchecked : RAMPANT
5. Hardly adequate : SCANT
6. Club : CUDGEL
7. Basic building block : ATOM
8. Oscar-winner Sorvino : MIRA
9. Await judgment : PEND
10. Loophole : OUT
11. Back again : FRO
12. Shriner's topper : FEZ
15. Acquired : CAMEBY
20. Big name in chips : INTEL
21. Disposed : APT
24. Good sense : REASON
25. Picket fence : PALING
26. Printing goof : SMUDGE
27. Potters' debris : SHARDS
28. Small gear : PINION
29. Attract : ENTICE
31. 1980 Tony winner : EVITA
32. Cosmic order : TAO
33. They're accommodating : INNS
35. It's shown to some : DOOR
40. ___ Mahal : TAJ
41. Use a pick, maybe : STRUM
44. Pollen-bearing organ : STAMEN
47. Ancient Egyptian king : RAMESES
49. Russian river : OKA
50. Attractive thing : MAGNET
54. Rodeo need : LASSO
56. Barely touch, on a pool table : KISS
57. "Dies ___" : IRAE
58. Stellar spectacular : NOVA
59. Violin part : NECK
60. Colonial Virginia : DARE
61. Garden pest : SLUG
62. Lower in the field : COW
63. Guitar, slangily : AXE
64. Retainer : FEE

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