New York Times, Monday, November 18, 2002

Author: Nancy Salomon and Gail Grabowski
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
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1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521
Gail Grabowski
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1311/18/20027/8/20144
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0580000
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1.57000

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQV} This is puzzle # 97 for Ms. Salomon. This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Grabowski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Simple adding devices : ABACI
6. Starring role in a Menotti opera : AMAHL
11. Stake money (on) : BET
14. Subaru Impreza, e.g. : SEDAN
15. Song from the past : OLDIE
16. Smeltery input : ORE
17. Surf serving #1 : SEASCALLOPS
19. Sales at a box office, slangily : TIX
20. Sex ___ : APPEAL
21. Sixth sense : ESP
22. Symbol in proofreading : STET
23. Salt Lake City zone: Abbr. : MST
24. Sink, as the sun : SET
26. Sign ___ (accept, as a program) : ONTO
28. Surf serving #2 : SHRIMPSCAMPI
33. Screenwriter/novelist Roald : DAHL
36. Switchboard worker: Abbr. : OPER
37. Setting of a fire maliciously : ARSON
38. Stage name : ALIAS
40. Solemn wedding words : IDO
41. Sort of way to run : AMUCK
42. Sundance Kid's partner, ___ Cassidy : BUTCH
43. Six o'clock broadcast : NEWS
45. Sgts. and lts. get mail at them : APOS
46. Surf serving #3 : SMOKEDSALMON
49. Start over : REDO
50. Salvador lead-in : SAN
51. Sounds of disappointment : AWS
54. Song of praise : HYMN
56. Sorority letter : CHI
59. Serious fan : ZEALOT
61. "So ___!" ("Me, too!") : AMI
62. Surf serving #4 : STUFFEDSOLE
64. Show hosts, for short : MCS
65. Steed : HORSE
66. Social blunder : GAFFE
67. Some advanced degs. : MAS
68. Synthetic fiber : ORLON
69. Step into : ENTER
1. State in NE India : ASSAM
2. Sonar sounds : BEEPS
3. Suit to the circumstances : ADAPT
4. Steve ___, founder of 6-Down : CASE
5. Some payments are made thus : INCASH
6. See 4-Down : AOL
7. Srta., in France : MLLE
8. Stirs : ADOS
9. Sizable zoo animals : HIPPOS
10. Strasbourg article : LES
11. Saying before a big drink : BOTTOMSUP
12. Sandusky's lake : ERIE
13. Student's book : TEXT
18. Stylish Oldsmobile : ALERO
22. Sci-fi film of 1984 : STARMAN
25. Some easy baskets : TIPINS
27. Sports org. with a March tourney : NCAA
28. Slow down : SLACKEN
29. Sorceress of myth : MEDEA
30. Searches for prey : PROWLS
31. Slightly, in music : POCO
32. Signs, as a contract : INKS
33. Smidgens, as of cream : DABS
34. School grad : ALUM
35. Scattershot : HITORMISS
39. Storage building : SHED
44. Smog relative : SMAZE
47. Strangelove or Kildare : DOCTOR
48. Stressed out : ONEDGE
51. Skyward : ALOFT
52. Stout detective Nero ___ : WOLFE
53. Stay (clear of) : STEER
54. Soccer star Mia : HAMM
55. Swimming pool site, for short : YMCA
57. Sling : HURL
58. Supposing that : IFSO
60. Straight ___ arrow : ASAN
62. Schedule abbr. for cable viewers : SHO
63. Swamp : FEN

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