New York Times, Saturday, December 28, 2002

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 163 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Not likely to be shot : CAMERASHY
10. Decorative pottery : DELFT
15. It followed the Manhattan Project : ATOMICAGE
16. Name on an old Boeing B-29 : ENOLA
17. Old-fashioned : MOSSGROWN
18. Chad toucher : NIGER
19. Late writer LeShan : EDA
20. Pool member : GENE
21. Of average size, financially : MIDCAP
22. Lyrical : ODIC
24. Some fraternity members : DELTAS
26. Where Dr. J's pro career began: Abbr. : ABA
27. Hightail it : SCUD
29. Rich supply : LODE
30. Protestant denom. : BAP
31. As you like it : TOTASTE
34. Suffer, in a way : PINE
35. Musical event : RECITAL
38. He played Captain Davies on "Roots" : EDASNER
40. Chill : AGUE
41. Excuse : CONDONE
43. "Hardly!" : NOT
44. Anderson of TV : LONI
45. Codger : CUSS
48. Band aid : AMP
49. Mark who won the 1998 Masters : OMEARA
52. Depression : DALE
54. Variety show host of 1956-57 : LAROSA
56. Coolidge Dam's river : GILA
58. Poulenc ballet "___ Biches" : LES
59. Cat-tails connection? : ONINE
60. Bar line : HAVEWEMET
62. More virtuous : NICER
63. Extra staff member? : GRACENOTE
64. Some Celts : GAELS
65. Not blather : TALKSENSE
1. Small part : CAMEO
2. Disagreeing : ATODDS
3. Terrazzo, e.g. : MOSAIC
4. River to the North Sea : EMS
5. 1997 Emmy winner for PBS's "Rebecca" : RIGG
6. Like landowners : ACRED
7. Chalon-sur-___, city SSW of Dijon : SAONE
8. "The History of Mr. Polly" novelist : HGWELLS
9. Desire : YEN
10. "The Sorrow Dance" poet ___ Levertov : DENISE
11. "Idylls of the King" figure : ENID
12. Where Andrew Jackson was born : LOGCABIN
13. Plant that reputedly repels insects : FLEABANE
14. Roofer's order : TARPAPER
21. Managed : MADEDO
23. Doll : CUTIE
25. Transported : TOTED
28. Point : DOT
32. City on Commencement Bay : TACOMA
33. Cut off : ALONE
34. Pretentious sort : PSEUD
35. Left : RANALONG
36. It's all about me : EGOMANIA
37. Reduction : CUTPRICE
39. Like some hist. : ANC
42. Falls for a lover? : NIAGARA
44. Misfits : LOSERS
46. Light yellowish-pink : SALMON
47. Creates a glaze : SLEETS
50. Another suitor : RIVAL
51. Smart ___ : ALECK
53. First name in skin care since 1946 : ESTEE
55. Scott Turow work : ONEL
57. Moves : AWES
60. Fig. for a dating service questionnaire : HGT
61. Ship's hdg. : ENE

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