New York Times, Saturday, October 12, 2002

Author: William I. Johnston
Editor: Will Shortz
William I. Johnston
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: {BQWZ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Johnston. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Style of the White House's Red Room : EMPIRE
7. Man of steel? : JPMORGAN
15. Help rise : LEAVEN
16. Skateboard wheel material : URETHANE
17. The Muses, e.g. : ENNEAD
18. Composer who wrote the book "The Paris Diaries" : NEDROREM
19. Hand of ___ : GOD
20. Up : PERKY
22. "___ to conjure with" : ANAME
23. Press : IRON
25. Dash control : DEFOG
27. They may be hurt by falls : EGOS
28. Biblical wonder worker : AARON
30. Its first route was Key West-Havana : PANAM
32. Chemical suffix : ENE
33. Site of the first Winter Olympics : CHAMONIX
35. Some Scots : LASSES
37. It may follow 40-40 : ADIN
38. "Pieces of Me" singer McKenna : LORI
39. Words of encouragement : CHINUP
42. Testing device : DIPSTICK
46. Civil Rights Memorial designer : LIN
47. Wheelman? : SAJAK
49. Asian capital : HANOI
50. Boy or girl preceder : ATTA
52. No guffaw : TEHEE
54. Earful at the complaint department : RANT
55. Ring : PHONE
57. Crib parts : SLATS
59. 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc.: Abbr. : STS
60. Literally, "wind and water" : FENGSHUI
62. Breath freshener : TICTAC
64. Aeschylus trilogy : ORESTEIA
65. Improve, in a way : ENRICH
66. Some computer actions : RESTARTS
67. Like angry bulls : SNORTY
1. Like Berg's "Violin Concerto" : ELEGIAC
2. It gets brighter in winter : MENORAH
3. Box opener : PANDORA
4. Waylon Jennings's "___ Always Been Crazy" : IVE
5. Bring in : REAP
6. Silent, now : ENDED
7. Unwelcome message : JUNKFAX
8. Victimize : PREYON
9. Dose, informally : MED
10. ___ vez : OTRA
11. Wine region : RHONE
12. Escort sites : GARAGES
13. Tentacled feeder : ANEMONE
14. Batman and Robin, to Catwoman : NEMESES
21. Fasten anew : REPIN
24. Odysseus, to Polyphemus : NOMAN
26. Children's dance in "The Nutcracker" : GALOP
29. Difficult point : NODUS
31. Malarial region : MARSH
34. Try to bite : NIPAT
36. "Norwegian Wood" instrument : SITAR
38. "___ Rock" (Bob Seger hit) : LIKEA
39. Applaud : CLAPFOR
40. "Greetings" : HITHERE
41. Drones : INTONES
42. Showy flowers : DAHLIAS
43. All riled up : INASTIR
44. Secret agent's need : CONTACT
45. Lowbrow, in a way : KITSCHY
48. Kind of priest : JESUIT
51. Distress : ANGST
53. Suffix with Rock- : ETTES
56. This, in Toledo : ESTA
58. ___ Fein : SINN
61. Any storm, once : HER
63. ___-Magnon : CRO

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