New York Times, Thursday, April 4, 2002

Author: Trip Payne
Editor: Will Shortz
Trip Payne
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. School of whales : GAM
4. Plowed layer : TOPSOIL
9. English of a sort : TOPSPIN
14. Ivy Leaguer : ELI
15. Controvert : BELIE
16. Replay speed : SLOMO
17. Kind of garden : TEA
18. Cause winter isolation : ICEIN
19. Council Bluffs resident : IOWAN
20. Have a taste of : SAMPLE
22. See 3-Down : DADE
24. Ted Williams was one : LEFTFIELDER
27. Governmental guarantee : LEGALRIGHT
31. It doesn't hold water : SIEVE
32. Delaware and Missouri : TRIBES
33. Encourage : EGGON
36. This, in Toledo : ESTO
38. Response to the Little Red Hen : NOTI
39. Over there : YON
40. Pink and lacy, perhaps : GIRLISH
43. Egg carton abbr. : DOZ
44. Bibliographic abbr. : ETAL
46. Country that changed its name in 1939 : SIAM
47. Peace goddess : IRENE
49. Attack from above : STRAFE
51. Irascible : TESTY
53. Didn't heal well : LEFTASCAR
54. Reactionaries, politically : EXTREMERIGHT
58. 1997 Fonda role : ULEE
60. Spanish-speaking Muppet on "Sesame Street" : ROSITA
61. Composer Saint-___ : SAENS
64. "The speech of angels": Carlyle : MUSIC
67. "It's the ___!" : LAW
68. Forelimb bones : ULNAE
69. How contracts are signed : ININK
70. Emissions-regulating org. : EPA
71. Like some 70's trousers : BELLBOTTOM
72. "Harry Potter" character Neville ___ : LONGBOTTOM
73. Marina del ___ : REY
1. Is stranded : GETSLEFT
2. Shake like ___ : ALEAF
3. With 22-Across, a Florida county : MIAMI
4. Star's demand : TOPBILLING
5. Break away : SECEDE
6. Corrida cry : OLE
7. Jr.'s namesake : III
8. Extend credit : LEND
9. Deck shoe : TOPSIDER
10. Potable in a fizz : SLOEGIN
11. Sound of impact : POW
12. "___ ramblin' wreck ..." : IMA
13. Oui's opposite : NON
21. Change in Cuba : PESO
23. Chorus section : ALTOS
25. "If ___ Would Leave You" : EVERI
26. Move on the schedule : RESLATE
28. Quarters : ABODE
29. Pretend : LETON
30. Set at the proper level, as a work force : RIGHTSIZE
33. "Look west," to a drill sergeant : EYESLEFT
34. Spike Lee's "She's ___ Have It" : GOTTA
35. Growls : GNARS
37. Bulova rival : TIMEX
41. Grenoble's river : ISERE
42. Drop as low as possible : HITROCKBOTTOM
45. Having small gaps : LACUNAL
48. Dark loaves : RYES
50. Feature of a smuggler's suitcase : FALSEBOTTOM
52. Kind of bikini : STRING
55. Bannister, e.g. : MILER
56. Military camping spot : ETAPE
57. Pronto : RIGHTAWAY
59. Expressionist Nolde : EMIL
61. Grinder : SUB
62. Pilsener kin : ALE
63. Blow-up: Abbr. : ENL
65. Game with Skip and Reverse cards : UNO
66. Confession topic : SIN

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