New York Times, Wednesday, October 29, 2003

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {Q} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 185 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Signs on for another term : REUPS
6. Shut (up) : SEAL
10. Halloween purchase : MASK
14. Spanish figure eights : OCHOS
15. It may spin its wheels : AXLE
16. Girl-watch : OGLE
17. Genius at a bakery? : WHOLEWHEATBRAIN
20. London district : SOHO
21. Purge : RID
22. Loved by : DEARTO
23. Kind of appeal : SNOB
25. Honeybunch : DOLL
26. Jazz fan? : UTAHAN
29. Cheek : JOWL
30. Sound investment? : AMP
33. Sunburn? : BAKINGPAIN
35. Away from the wind : ALEE
36. Sydney ___ House : OPERA
37. Bed-and-breakfast : INN
38. Item with a ladder : SLIDE
39. Bouncy step : LILT
40. Cause of a Conestoga wagon being jolted? : ROUGHPLAIN
42. ___-la-la : TRA
43. Swan's alter ego, in myth : ZEUS
44. Represents : ACTSAS
45. To-do : FUSS
46. Cole Porter's "Well, Did You ___?" : EVAH
47. Well-spoken : FLUENT
50. "My man!" : BRO
51. Arm bone : ULNA
55. Water pipe in 16th-century Europe? : RENAISSANCEMAIN
58. Sugar bowl marchers : ANTS
59. Bygone science magazine : OMNI
60. Long-term security, for short : TBOND
61. Honk : TOOT
62. Zap : NUKE
63. Forty-niner's request : ASSAY
1. Noisy fights : ROWS
2. Repeat performance? : ECHO
3. "Start worrying" : UHOH
4. Sporty pullover : POLOSHIRT
5. Mont.-to-Tex. direction : SSE
6. Indian honorific : SAHIB
7. Deleted : EXED
8. Menu words : ALA
9. Disappointment : LETDOWN
10. Words to live by : MORAL
11. Staph dining area? : AGAR
12. Use a knife : SLIT
13. Numbers game : KENO
18. Amiss : WRONG
19. End-of-a-round sound : BELL
24. Zola courtesan : NANA
25. "Nothing ___!" : DOING
26. Letter-shaped fastener : UBOLT
27. Animal with a thick hide : TAPIR
28. Kipling's wolf pack leader : AKELA
29. God for whom a month is named : JANUS
30. Also called : ALIAS
31. Press : MEDIA
32. Hammer parts : PEENS
34. Devout : PIOUS
35. Clumsy : ALLTHUMBS
38. Labrador retriever, for short? : SPCA
40. Uses as support : RESTSON
41. Disorder : HAVOC
43. New Mexico native : ZUNI
45. Gorge : FEAST
46. One of the Keebler elves : ERNIE
47. Where boys will be boys : FRAT
48. He follows the news : LENO
49. "Render therefore ___ Caesar ..." : UNTO
50. Billiard cushion : BANK
52. Mekong River nation : LAOS
53. It set sail in 1492 : NINA
54. Capp of comics : ANDY
56. School that plays Texas A & M : SMU
57. Pilot's info, briefly : ETA

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