New York Times, Friday, October 31, 2003

Author: Earl L. Martin III
Editor: Will Shortz
Earl L. Martin III
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Martin. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Well statistic : DEPTH
6. Chalk ingredient : TALC
10. Gardener's accessory : PAIL
14. Beethoven's "Für ___" : ELISE
15. Concrete : REAL
16. This might be at the end of the line : LURE
17. Like young Abe Lincoln : LANKY
18. Puccini piece : ARIA
19. Bay ___ : AREA
20. Cartridge contents : INK
21. Spooky star of "Mo' Mummy"? : DEMONWAYANS
24. Concert ticket : SEAT
26. Under attack : BESET
27. Spooky star of "Broadcast Noose"? : HOLLYHAUNTER
33. Moralists' targets : EVILS
34. Nightclub singer's aid : STOOL
35. Upstate N.Y. college : RPI
38. Slangy insults : RIPS
39. Restaurant row? : SCENE
40. Impression : DENT
41. Marketing tools : ADS
42. Renaissance ___ (historical reenactment) : FAIRE
43. Chart holder : EASEL
44. Spooky star of "Monster M*A*S*H"? : ELLIOTTGHOUL
46. Shadow : UMBRA
49. White house: Var. : IGLU
50. Spooky star of "The Boos Brothers"? : SCARYFISHER
55. Fraternity letter : RHO
58. "Major" animal : URSA
59. Well : ABLY
60. Arise : OCCUR
62. Parade stopper : RAIN
63. Get : REAP
64. Feudal lord : LIEGE
65. Confined : PENT
66. Really big show : EXPO
67. Rodeo ring? : LASSO
1. Kosher ___ : DELI
2. Spirit : ELAN
3. Lets go : PINKSLIPS
4. "That wasn't nice!" : TSK
5. Primes : HEYDAYS
6. One way around town : TRAM
7. ___ Digest (classic aviation magazine) : AERO
8. Reposed : LAIN
9. Manhandle : CLAW
10. Cast member : PLAYER
11. Glows : AURAS
12. "Prizzi's Honor" heroine : IRENE
13. Not in the ___ : LEAST
22. Biblical verb ending : ETH
23. Biblical brother : ABEL
25. Wings : ELLS
27. Mother of Ares : HERA
28. "Tristia" poet : OVID
29. Computer text format : ASCII
30. In ___ (prior to birth) : UTERO
31. Large jazz group : NONET
32. Piggy : TOE
35. Bibliographical content : RESOURCES
36. French tire : PNEU
37. "___ do" : ITLL
39. Dean's pal in Kerouac's "On the Road" : SAL
40. Arlene of "One Life to Live" : DAHL
42. Criticize harshly : FLAY
43. Popular appetizer : EGGROLL
44. Off-target : ERRANT
45. Third-column stat : TIE
46. Seize : USURP
47. Jazz's Carmen : MCRAE
48. Sink : BASIN
51. Charge : FARE
52. Animal with curved horns : IBEX
53. Midwife's act : SLAP
54. Needle, for short : HYPO
56. Love signs : HUGS
57. Modern ice cream flavor : OREO
61. Bug group?: Abbr. : CIA

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