New York Times, Wednesday, November 28, 2001

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {HJQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 83 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Skein formers : GEESE
6. It may be checkered : PAST
10. Having no depth : TWOD
14. Shrimp's kin : PRAWN
15. Emmy winner Falco : EDIE
16. Seer's garb : ROBE
17. Splendor of Leeds's river? : AIREDAZZLE
19. March 17 slogan word : ERIN
20. Fax user : SENDER
21. Bygone comic strip : ETTAKETT
23. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
25. "So's ___ old man!" : YER
26. Chest muscles, briefly : PECS
29. ___ long way (last) : GOA
31. Holiday Inn rival : RAMADA
36. Turkish bigwig : AGA
37. Henry of "Fail-Safe" : FONDA
39. "Olympia" painter Édouard : MANET
40. Reason for bad performance reviews? : PERSONNELFIZZLE
43. ___ Martin (car) : ASTON
44. Inventor Howe : ELIAS
45. I.C.U. hookups : IVS
46. Places for fans : STANDS
48. Easy threesome? : ABC
49. Coffeehouse performer : POET
50. Capt.'s inferiors : LTS
52. "___ small world!" : ITSA
54. Old Buicks : RIVIERAS
59. High spirits : UPNESS
63. In a dead heat : EVEN
64. General issue facegear? : ARMYMUZZLE
66. Receipt stamp : PAID
67. Stereotypical hunchback : IGOR
68. Any "Seinfeld" episode, now : RERUN
69. Word before a discounted price : ONLY
70. Darkroom images, for short : NEGS
71. Ore carriers : TRAMS
1. Transcript figs. : GPAS
2. Ashtabula's lake : ERIE
3. Pull down : EARN
4. Ingmar and Ingrid Bergman : SWEDES
5. Bitter-___ (die-hard) : ENDER
6. Dispenser candy : PEZ
7. Wood-dressing tool : ADZE
8. Like a river bottom : SILTY
9. Be about to fall : TEETER
10. Tough journey : TREK
11. Sported : WORE
12. Passing mention? : OBIT
13. Item for an insurance examiner : DENT
18. Catherine of ___ : ARAGON
22. A Musketeer : ARAMIS
24. 1,000 kilograms : TONNE
26. Half a 60's vocal foursome : PAPAS
27. Cast out : EGEST
28. Magna ___ : CARTA
30. ___ Rogers St. Johns : ADELA
32. 1960 World Series hero, familiarly : MAZ
33. 1/22/44 beachhead : ANZIO
34. Dig deeply : DELVE
35. Alamogordo event : ATEST
37. Touch lovingly : FONDLE
38. Out : ALIBI
41. Potential heir : SON
42. Statement of what's known, in legalese : FACTUM
47. Muscle problem : STRAIN
49. W.W. II tank : PANZER
51. One giving marching orders : SARGE
53. Sudden burst : SPURT
54. Auction vehicle, often : REPO
55. Turgenev or Boesky : IVAN
56. Prop for Salome : VEIL
57. Race place, familiarly : INDY
58. Urban problem : SMOG
60. Pound of literature : EZRA
61. Squalid digs : SLUM
62. Burns and Allen: Abbr. : SENS
65. Soph. and jr. : YRS

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