New York Times, Saturday, October 26, 2002

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 161 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Limo feature : JUMPSEAT
9. Sight on a lake : JETSKI
15. Well-off : INCLOVER
16. Pat of "Some Like It Hot" : OBRIEN
17. Stain maker : NICOTINE
18. Subjects of Gustavus I : SWEDES
19. It usually runs between 2 and 4 : GPA
20. Loads : OCEANS
22. When W.W. II began: Abbr. : SEPT
23. Some pitches : LOBS
25. It's heard from one taking off : TATA
26. Victoria Cross relative: Abbr. : DSO
27. Delightful spots : EDENS
29. ___ record : SETA
31. Go up : SOAR
32. Suffix with humor : OUS
34. Year in which Muhammad began preaching in Mecca : DCX
35. Laggard, informally : POKE
36. Very close : DOWNTOTHEWIRE
40. Brush (up) : BONE
41. First in a classical sequence : AMO
42. Many a turkey carver : DAD
43. Seasoned : AGED
44. Youngsters : TADS
46. Digest : RECAP
50. Jerk : BOB
51. Oft-played numbers : HITS
53. Novelist ___ Mae Brown : RITA
54. Word before and after "will be" : BOYS
56. Fictional Hudson Bay native : NANOOK
58. Starts of many park signs : NOS
59. Musical with the song "My Cup Runneth Over" : IDOIDO
61. Big whoop, sarcastically : NONEVENT
63. Where to find aces and deuces : TENNIS
64. Frequent game equipment : EGGTIMER
65. Like some nightclubs : TRENDY
66. Relax : RESTEASY
1. Spot lines? : JINGLE
2. Certain camera support : UNIPOD
3. 1971 Beatty title role : MCCABE
4. '93 accord signer : PLO
5. De ___ : SOTO
6. Remove : EVICT
7. Dido's love : AENEAS
8. Took out, in a way : TREATEDTODINNER
9. Kind of stick : JOSS
10. Inits. in children's lit : EBW
11. Andean peak ___ Cruces : TRES
12. Discreet exit site : SIDEDOOR
13. Token : KEEPSAKE
14. Waiting : INSTORE
21. Slangy assent : NATCH
24. Put one over on : SNOWED
28. Giant heater : SUN
30. Cut : AXED
31. Classic sports car : SPIDER
33. Sports figure : STAT
36. Well-meaning sort : DOGOODER
37. How Miss America contestants are introduced : ONEBYONE
38. Creighton University site : OMAHA
39. Kind of cloud : WAR
40. "Rain Man" family name : BABBITT
45. Underling : STOOGE
47. Industry begun in 1895 : CINEMA
48. Pays the penalty : ATONES
49. Turnover, e.g. : PASTRY
52. Numbers : SONGS
55. Irish party word : SINN
56. More than just interested : NOSY
57. Etta of old comics : KETT
60. "___ not!" : DID
62. Struggle : VIE

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