New York Times, Saturday, March 30, 2002

Author: Mark Diehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Diehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 25 Missing: {JXZ} This is puzzle # 37 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Result of improper conditioning? : BADHAIRDAY
11. Hotel supplies : COTS
15. Hourly time : AQUARTERTO
16. Pupil's setting : UVEA
17. Shallow-water predator : NURSESHARK
18. "Do ___" : TELL
19. Losing cause : DIET
20. Tony-winner Patrick : MAGEE
21. Language from which "pemmican" is derived : CREE
22. The chosen : INS
23. Change in a bolsa : PESOS
24. Plays a round : GOLFS
25. Scarpia's killer : TOSCA
27. It's kept in a reservation : HOTELROOM
29. Like days of yore : OLDEN
31. What a type-A person rarely says : MANANA
32. Shut (up) : CLAMMED
35. Put in a position : HIREDON
36. Categorize together : LUMPIN
37. Less forgiving : SORER
38. Pawn play : ENPASSANT
40. Music grp. founded in 1914 : ASCAP
44. Pawn : AGENT
45. Final straw : LIMIT
47. Futuristic 20's play : RUR
48. Certainly : VERY
49. Straight to ___ : VIDEO
50. Wyoming town near Yellowstone : CODY
51. Dutch product : EDAM
52. Wet floor? : OCEANBASIN
54. Latest thing : RAGE
55. Brown's partner : WILLIAMSON
56. Uzi relative : STEN
57. Prepares to be shot : SAYSCHEESE
1. Swindler, slangily : BANDIT
2. Marcos's successor : AQUINO
3. Arm-twisting : DURESS
4. Biblical verb : HAST
5. To be with you? : ARE
6. "Who's there?" reply : ITSME
7. Like old arguments : REHASHED
8. Cavalry member : DRAGOON
9. Still : ATREST
10. Tie : YOKE
11. Not do one's best : CUTCORNERS
12. Subject to collapsing, maybe : OVERLOAD
13. Spanish ring maker : TELEFONO
14. Pitcher : SALESMAN
23. Line reader : PALMIST
24. Show displeasure with : GLAREAT
26. Loyal force : COMPANYMEN
28. Foreign dignitary : EMIR
30. Caves : DENS
32. 1950's-60's TV family : CLEAVERS
33. Suddenly attacked : LUNGEDAT
34. Current amount : AMPERAGE
35. Some deliveries to the needy : HOTMEALS
37. How put-downs may be made : SNIDELY
39. Alonso of ballet : ALICIA
41. Game stick : CROSSE
42. Sound tracks : AUDIOS
43. "The Scarlet Letter" woman : PRYNNE
46. Charged : IONIC
49. Things sometimes exchanged : VOWS
50. Answered a summons : CAME
53. "Nuts!" : BAH

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