New York Times, Monday, April 22, 2002

Author: Peter Gordon
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter Gordon
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 84 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Whittler’s material : WOOD
5. Church benches : PEWS
9. Knuckleheads : BOZOS
14. “Say it isn’t so!” : OHNO
15. Yoked beasts : OXEN
16. Arcade game maker : ATARI
17. Denver, the ___ High City : MILE
18. Humdinger : LULU
19. French Impressionist : MONET
20. Comment from a parent of rowdy sons : BOYSWILLBEBOYS
23. Diplomacy : TACT
24. Feel sick : AIL
25. Regard highly : ADMIRE
28. Commercials : ADS
30. “Baseball Tonight” channel : ESPN
34. Studies frantically : CRAMS
35. Insomniac’s need : SLEEP
37. Bunion’s place : TOE
38. Be unrealistically optimistic : HOPEAGAINSTHOPE
41. Night bird : OWL
42. Earnings : WAGES
43. Exposed : BARED
44. Binary digits : ONES
46. “Whew!” : MAN
47. Simple and unpretentious : FOLKSY
48. $20 bill dispenser : ATM
50. Tennis’s Steffi : GRAF
51. Mellow person’s motto : LIVEANDLETLIVE
58. Reef material : CORAL
59. Company V.I.P.’s : CEOS
60. Brain wave : IDEA
61. Grammarian’s concern : USAGE
62. The “A” in Chester A. Arthur : ALAN
63. Sharp’s counterpart : FLAT
64. County of Newark, N.J. : ESSEX
65. Kind of sax : ALTO
66. Snaky swimmers : EELS
1. Prebirth berth : WOMB
2. Where the Reds and the Browns play : OHIO
3. The “O” in ROM : ONLY
4. Serves a sentence : DOESTIME
5. Cry before “Open up!” : POLICE
6. Rejoice : EXULT
7. In good health : WELL
8. Give the cold shoulder : SNUB
9. Disney deer : BAMBI
10. Peter of “My Favorite Year” : OTOOLE
11. Kooky : ZANY
12. Loads from lodes : ORES
13. Dog command : SIT
21. Poland’s capital : WARSAW
22. Simplifies : EASES
25. Sound before “Gesundheit!” : ACHOO
26. Audibly overwhelm, with “out” : DROWN
27. Syrup flavor : MAPLE
28. From another planet : ALIEN
29. Family rooms : DENS
31. Baby bird? : STORK
32. John, Paul and John Paul : POPES
33. Impoverished : NEEDY
35. Long story : SAGA
36. Small, fast U.S. Navy craft : PTBOAT
39. Beta’s follower : GAMMA
40. Radioactive decay measure : HALFLIFE
45. Barbaric : SAVAGE
47. California city : FRESNO
49. Old-fashioned news transmitter : TELEX
50. Be a bad winner : GLOAT
51. What red ink indicates : LOSS
52. Accts. for old age : IRAS
53. Final Four org. : NCAA
54. Brand of computer : DELL
55. Inactive : IDLE
56. Calves’ meat : VEAL
57. Stops fasting : EATS
58. Pool stick : CUE

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