New York Times, Tuesday, March 18, 2003

Author: William Schaub
Editor: Will Shortz
William Schaub
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JKQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Schaub. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Agent Mulder's show, with "The" : XFILES
7. Garment that may have advertising : TSHIRT
13. Chef's collection : RECIPES
15. Pythagorean ___ : THEOREM
16. High-spirited horse : ARABIAN
17. Get off at the terminal : DEPLANE
18. Starchy tuber : YAM
19. Hammer features : CLAWS
21. Mortise's partner : TENON
22. It rides on runners : SLED
24. Hurler's stat. : ERA
25. "___ the season ..." : TIS
26. Acting through the skin : ENDERMIC
29. Gun, as an engine : REV
32. "Saturday Night Fever" music : DISCO
35. Rat Pack cohort of Frank : DEAN
36. Tennessee team, for short : VOLS
37. Queen mother, e.g. : DOWAGER
39. Pasta with pockets : RAVIOLI
41. On the road : AWAY
42. Disarrange : MUSS
44. The Dow, e.g. : INDEX
45. Big fat mouth : YAP
46. Nixon bested him : HUMPHREY
48. Director Van Sant : GUS
49. Ginger ___ : ALE
50. "___ we forget" : LEST
54. Autocrats of old : TSARS
57. One of David's compositions : PSALM
59. Poke fun at : RIB
60. Event for scullers : REGATTA
62. Falls on the border : NIAGARA
64. Winter cap feature : EARFLAP
65. War of 1812 hero Stephen : DECATUR
66. Like porn : XRATED
67. Shutterbugs' settings : FSTOPS
1. Dental pictures : XRAYS
2. Wild : FERAL
3. Start of a boast from Caesar : ICAME
4. P.M. William Gladstone's party: Abbr. : LIB
5. Heroic saga : EPIC
6. Part of S.W.A.K. : SEALED
7. Everyday article : THE
8. Kind of tank : SEPTIC
9. Bagel centers : HOLES
10. Farsi-speaking land : IRAN
11. University of Nevada locale : RENO
12. Some feds : TMEN
14. Percussion instrument in a combo : SNAREDRUM
15. QB's aims : TDS
20. Suffix with soft or hard : WARE
23. What spots on 1-Down show : DECAY
25. Singer Turner : TINA
27. Yule quaff : NOG
28. Everglades : MARSHLAND
29. Crucifix : ROOD
30. Macpherson of "Sirens" : ELLE
31. Auto engine type : VSIX
32. Make-or-break time : DDAY
33. Corn Belt state : IOWA
34. Cashless deal : SWAP
36. Record albums, to collectors : VINYL
38. Down Under birds : EMUS
40. Contend (for) : VIE
43. Relaxing spots : SPAS
46. Sell aggressively : HUSTLE
47. Analgesic's promise : RELIEF
48. Some corruption : GRAFT
51. Poetic Muse : ERATO
52. Flapjack topper: Var. : SIRUP
53. Skiers' lifts : TBARS
54. Prehistoric predator, for short : TREX
55. Burn a bit : SEAR
56. Taj Mahal site : AGRA
57. Mushy food : PAP
58. PC alternatives : MACS
61. Little bit : TAD
63. Gangster's gun : GAT

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