New York Times, Tuesday, December 31, 2002

Author: Gene Newman
Editor: Will Shortz
Gene Newman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Newman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pat Boone's "___ Love" : APRIL
6. Symbol of redness : BEET
10. Norway's patron saint : OLAF
14. Cranberry product : SAUCE
15. Brand for Bowser : ALPO
16. Place to stack money : TILL
17. 35-Across, from 1955-61 : HUGHOBRIAN
19. Finish line, perhaps : TAPE
20. Windy City trains : ELS
21. Gist : NUB
22. Hindu royal: Var. : RANEE
23. 35-Across in 1964 : JAMESSTEWART
27. Syndicate head : CAPO
30. Program airing : TELECAST
31. One who opens a can of worms? : ANGLER
34. Hospitalized patient's state : COMA
35. See 17-, 23-, 48- and 57-Across : WYATTEARPPLAYER
41. Otherwise : ELSE
42. City opposite Ciudad Juárez : ELPASO
43. Issues in paperback, perhaps : REPRINTS
47. Barely managed, with "out" : EKED
48. 35-Across in 1994 : KEVINCOSTNER
51. Carroll girl : ALICE
52. Spawner in the Sargasso Sea : EEL
53. One way to the WWW : AOL
56. Actor Moranis : RICK
57. 35-Across in 1946 : HENRYFONDA
61. Allot, with "out" : METE
62. "The Morning Watch" author : AGEE
63. Ear or tube preceder : INNER
64. Gofer: Abbr. : ASST
65. Marquand's Mr. : MOTO
66. Approaches : NEARS
1. Court great Arthur : ASHE
2. One of the Fab Four : PAUL
3. Hairpieces, slangily : RUGS
4. "___ bin ein Berliner" : ICH
5. Hotelier Helmsley : LEONA
6. Its stakes may be a beer : BARBET
7. Inventor Whitney : ELI
8. It rates m.p.g. : EPA
9. Whole bunch : TON
10. Chief Pontiac, e.g. : OTTAWA
11. Tropical vines : LIANAS
12. Trumpeter Herb : ALPERT
13. Admiral's force : FLEET
18. Bowery ___ : BUM
22. Carmaker's woe : RECALL
23. Finger-in-the-socket consequence : JOLT
24. Spies seek them : SECRETS
25. Swill : SLOP
26. Fiesta Bowl site : TEMPE
27. Crow's sound : CAW
28. "___ number can play" : ANY
29. Links org. : PGA
32. Forever, poetically : ETERNE
33. Vestige : RELIC
36. "It comes ___ surprise" : ASNO
37. Mimicker : APER
38. Talk, talk, talk : YAK
39. Cleveland-to-Baltimore dir. : ESE
40. Serling of "The Twilight Zone" : ROD
43. Depends (on) : RELIES
44. Forces out : EVICTS
45. Striker, often : PICKET
46. Sound system : STEREO
48. Destiny : KARMA
49. Napoleonic marshal : NEY
50. Spritelike : ELFIN
53. Visitor to Siam : ANNA
54. German border river : ODER
55. Unseen "Mary Tyler Moore Show" character : LARS
57. ___ and Swiss : HAM
58. Swelled head : EGO
59. Court divider : NET
60. Common lunchtime : ONE

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