New York Times, Thursday, March 7, 2002

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 88 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Sachet scent : LILAC
6. Resting place : TOMB
10. Harbinger : OMEN
14. Pitcher Hideki ___ : IRABU
15. Epps of "The Mod Squad," 1999 : OMAR
16. De ___ (from the start) : NOVO
17. Top of the military? : BERET
18. They may make great comebacks : WISEACRES
20. Aylesbury actress? : ENGLISHTEALEONI
22. Majors on TV : LEE
23. Vacation time in Valois : ETE
24. Nutritional stat : RDA
25. With 61-Across, river of Québec : STE
26. Snake's sound : SSS
27. Michelangelo sculpture : PIETA
29. Snorkeling areas : REEFS
31. Dust collector? : BIN
32. Court fig. : ATT
34. Oversupply : GLUT
35. Corinth cartoon character? : GREEKOLIVEOYL
39. Implored : PLED
40. Arles assent : OUI
41. 10th, 20th, 30th, etc., in N.Y.C. : STS
42. West Wing workers : AIDES
44. Spud : TATER
46. Self-titled 2001 #1 album : JLO
49. Loan-making org. : IMF
50. Is down with : HAS
52. A.C. stat : BTU
53. Muffin material : OAT
54. Pamplona playwright? : SPANISHMOSSHART
58. ___ Day (Holy Thursday) : ASCENSION
59. Publisher ___ Nast : CONDE
60. Essential : NEED
61. See 25-Across : ANNE
62. "Lou Grant" star : ASNER
63. Bookie's concern : ODDS
64. First to vote : YEAS
65. Converges on : NEARS
1. Puts down : LIBELS
2. Dunne and Ryan : IRENES
3. Certain soft drink buys : LARGES
4. 1960's-70's steelworkers' chief : ABEL
5. Attractive one : CUTIEPIE
6. Long-tailed finch : TOWHEE
7. Pass over : OMIT
8. Sports car since 1926 : MASERATI
9. Challah, e.g. : BREAD
10. Storybook beginning : ONCE
11. In a sulky way : MOROSELY
12. Busy : EVENTFUL
13. Most curious : NOSIEST
19. Fruit spray : ALAR
21. Ripped : STINKO
28. Sly's "Rocky" co-star : TALIA
30. Inflatable things : EGOS
31. Eliot's "Adam ___" : BEDE
33. Idiot boxes : TVSETS
35. Saw : GLIMPSED
36. Embarrassed : REDFACED
37. Upstage : OUTSHINE
38. Ancient Italian : ETRUSCAN
39. Pal : PAISANO
43. Clamber up : SHIN
45. Steakhouse orders : TBONES
46. Title girl in a 1983 Kool & the Gang hit : JOANNA
47. Storage room : LARDER
48. Frisky critters : OTTERS
51. Analyze : ASSAY
55. Beatty and Rorem : NEDS
56. "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" woman : MONA
57. Thoroughly wet, with "down" : HOSE

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