New York Times, Wednesday, March 6, 2002

Author: Richard Silvestri
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Silvestri
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 108 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. 90 degrees : EAST
5. Place for a cypress : SWAMP
10. Attempt : STAB
14. Be a monarch : RULE
15. Staples Center player : LAKER
16. Hack : TAXI
17. "Magnet and Steel" singer Walter : EGAN
18. Word to a knight : ARISE
19. Aspirin, e.g. : ACID
20. Reduce one's feelings of weariness? : CUTDOWNTOSIGHS
23. Check for fit : TRYON
24. Looped handle : ANSA
25. Actress Campbell : NEVE
28. Heavenly edible : MANNA
33. Court decision : LET
36. Play baseball with cheeses? : BATTHEBRIES
40. Water color : AQUA
42. Seafood entree : SCROD
43. Perplexity : KNOT
44. Badly bruised president? : PURPLEHAYES
47. Rock producer Brian : ENO
48. Kind of bean : PINTO
49. Over : ANEW
51. Dutch export : EDAM
55. Canadian peninsula : GASPE
59. Master at wielding a tongue depressor? : THEWIZARDOFAHS
64. Monopoly square : JAIL
65. Piano specialist : TUNER
66. Cut, as film : EDIT
67. Pac 10 school : UCLA
68. Grimalkin : CRONE
69. Steam up : RILE
70. Keep at it : GOON
71. King of Judea : HEROD
72. Sibyl : SEER
1. Be constructive? : ERECT
2. Foreshadow : AUGUR
3. Dark bluish-gray : SLATY
4. Muscle/bone connector : TENDON
5. Common side order : SLAW
6. Put on notice : WARN
7. Japanese dog : AKITA
8. Elementary particle : MESON
9. Urge : PRESS
10. Dateless : STAG
11. Dial on the dash : TACH
12. Central line : AXIS
13. Didn't pass : BID
21. First-floor apartment : ONEB
22. Shakespeare's foot? : IAMB
26. Bud holder : VASE
27. Make an artistic impression : ETCH
29. Famous holder of pairs : ARK
30. 1982 Tony musical : NINE
31. Broadway brightener : NEON
32. Regarding : ASTO
33. Arctic native : LAPP
34. Prefix akin to iso- : EQUI
35. Change colors : TURN
37. Singing syllable : TRA
38. Georgetown athlete : HOYA
39. Adam's apple area? : EDEN
41. Fitting : APT
45. MGM Studios founder : LOEW
46. Utah's state flower : SEGO
50. Thin treats : WAFERS
52. Get rid of : DITCH
53. Lapis lazuli : AZURE
54. House of lords : MANOR
56. "Sexy" Beatles girl : SADIE
57. Audio attachment? : PHILE
58. Any acetate, chemically : ESTER
59. Food whose name means, literally, wadding : TACO
60. Hawaiian port : HILO
61. Zing : ELAN
62. Attorney general from Miami : RENO
63. Stowe book : DRED
64. Water carrier : JUG

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