New York Times, Tuesday, February 21, 2006

Author: Lisa Wiseman
Editor: Will Shortz
Lisa Wiseman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Wiseman. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Ones called to an accident, briefly : EMTS
5. Pic : SHOT
9. Oval letter with a line through the middle : THETA
14. Italian money, once : LIRE
15. Tramp : HOBO
16. Autos, maybe, after owners miss their payments : REPOS
17. Foul mood : SNIT
18. Traitor Aldrich ___ : AMES
19. Hoover competitor : ORECK
20. Always : EIGHTDAYSAWEEK
23. Rules, for short : REGS
24. ___ Moines : DES
25. Chlorine or bromine compound : HALIDE
28. Be bedridden : AIL
29. Onetime Heathrow sight: Abbr. : SST
32. Former secretary of state Powell : COLIN
33. Lumberjack's tool : AXE
34. Holy Roman emperor ___ the Great : OTTO
35. Occasionally : ONCEINABLUEMOON
39. Items split in soup : PEAS
40. "Much ___ About Nothing" : ADO
41. Pipe attachment : VALVE
42. Author Rand : AYN
43. Nitewear : PJS
44. Singer/actress Kazan : LAINIE
46. Info supplier for a natl. security briefing : CIA
47. Couch : SOFA
48. Time that won't come in all eternity : TWELFTHOFNEVER
55. Swindler's aide : SHILL
56. Ceremony : RITE
57. Get in over one's head? : DIVE
58. Hi : HELLO
59. Opposite of sans : AVEC
60. Tag on a sale item : ASIS
61. Provide, as with funds : ENDOW
62. Role : PART
63. Dish with tuna and cheese : MELT
1. "Do it or ___!" : ELSE
2. ___ Cooper (car) : MINI
3. Math class before calc. : TRIG
4. Clockmaker Thomas : SETH
5. Under a parasol, e.g. : SHADED
6. Payment of respect : HOMAGE
7. Takes orders : OBEYS
8. Coin action : TOSS
9. Bricklayer's tool : TROWEL
10. "___ Johnny!" : HERES
11. Fencer's blade : EPEE
12. Clock sound : TOCK
13. Query : ASK
21. Singer Lopez : TRINI
22. "Farewell, mon ami" : ADIEU
25. Sweetheart : HONEY
26. Highway through the Yukon : ALCAN
27. Tall tales : LIES
28. Rock's ___ Rose : AXL
29. Popular vodka, informally : STOLI
30. Cooktop : STOVE
31. Television knob : TONE
32. "Hottest spot north of Havana," in song : COPA
33. Blood-typing system : ABO
34. Arabian sultanate : OMAN
36. Holy Shi'ite city : NAJAF
37. Show interrupters : ADS
38. Water from France : EVIAN
43. Kind of talk : PILLOW
44. Opportunist of a sort : LOOTER
45. Influence : AFFECT
46. Bass's relative : CELLO
47. Jewish mourning period : SHIVA
48. Not now : THEN
49. Word repeated before West : WILD
50. Snare : TRAP
51. Cheese type : EDAM
52. Workbench attachment : VISE
53. Demonic : EVIL
54. What is left : REST
55. "___ Loves You" : SHE

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