New York Times, Tuesday, February 19, 2002

Author: Arlan and Linda Bushman
Editor: Will Shortz
Arlan Bushman
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Linda Bushman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {KQWXZ} Spans: 4 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Bushman. This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Bushman. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Drive back : REPEL
6. Halloween decorations : BATS
10. Scent : ODOR
14. Helpful : UTILE
15. Cross to bear : ONUS
16. Mooring spot : COVE
17. Last-place team's infielders? : BASEMENTBASEMEN
20. Czech or Serb : SLAV
21. Inventor's starting point : IDEA
22. On one's toes : ALERT
23. It's pumped : AIR
25. In the past : AGO
26. Podiatrist's one-time charge? : FLATFEETFLATFEE
35. Bar garnishes : LIMES
36. Some surgery patients : TREES
37. Egg cells : OVA
38. Platte River people : OTOS
39. Clear the whiskers : SHAVE
40. Keg party locale : FRAT
41. Coffee holder : URN
42. Swiftly : APACE
43. Shake off : ELUDE
44. Army exercise routine? : REGIMENTREGIMEN
47. Not pre- or post- : MID
48. Hack (off) : LOP
49. Ruhr city : ESSEN
52. Pooch's name : FIDO
55. Kismet : FATE
59. Envoy's sheepskin? : DIPLOMATDIPLOMA
62. Tickled pink : GLAD
63. Province : AREA
64. Dr. Salk : JONAS
65. It's active in Sicily : ETNA
66. Lucci's award, finally : EMMY
67. Used up : SPENT
1. Chafes : RUBS
2. Bibliographical abbr. : ETAL
3. Italian tourist city : PISA
4. Puts on a pedestal : ELEVATES
5. "Solaris" author Stanislaw : LEM
6. Dr. No foe : BOND
7. Poker stake : ANTE
8. Big brass : TUBA
9. F.I.C.A. funds it : SSA
10. Spotted wildcat : OCELOT
11. Rotunda feature : DOME
12. [see other side] : OVER
13. Landlord's due : RENT
18. Dublin's land : EIRE
19. Heroic tales : SAGAS
24. Conditions : IFS
25. Sheltered, at sea : ALEE
26. Gold Medal product : FLOUR
27. Petrol unit : LITRE
28. In with : AMONG
29. Revolutionary Allen : ETHAN
30. Place to build : TRACT
31. Flu symptom : FEVER
32. Public meeting : FORUM
33. Dodge : EVADE
34. Moth or worm follower : EATEN
39. Hotfooted it : SPED
40. Policy reversal : FLIPFLOP
42. Acid in proteins : AMINO
43. Conceit : EGO
45. Marcos of the Philippines : IMELDA
46. "The Time Machine" people : ELOI
49. Barely beat : EDGE
50. River deposit : SILT
51. Wings' measure : SPAN
52. Old MacDonald's place : FARM
53. Part of a list : ITEM
54. Time to attack : DDAY
56. First-class : AONE
57. Eliot Ness, notably : TMAN
58. Sunrise direction : EAST
60. Dogpatch's Daisy ___ : MAE
61. Bedwear, briefly : PJS

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