New York Times, Saturday, May 24, 2003

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 169 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Beseech : APPEALTO
9. Dresses : HABITS
15. Having just sold the last one : FRESHOUT
16. Alkene series hydrocarbon : OLEFIN
17. Wasn't worried : FELTSAFE
18. Fixed : REDONE
19. Prefix with style or spore : EPI
20. Disconnected : OFFLINE
22. Literary monogram : RWE
23. Bad: Prefix : CACO
25. Two-time U.S. Open winner : SELES
26. Cultural aid? : AGAR
27. It's a living : TRADE
29. Semicircular moldings : TORI
30. Heart : CORE
31. Some "S.N.L." sketches : SENDUPS
33. Passed : ENACTED
35. Title of respect : SRI
36. Sharing word : OUR
37. Initial advantage : TOEHOLD
41. Life-giving principles : PNEUMAS
45. ___ Christi : ANNO
46. About : ORSO
48. Rested : LEANT
49. Half a 1980's sitcom duo : KATE
50. Flip response? : TAILS
52. Rebuke : SLAP
53. Obsolete suffix : ETH
54. Place for an autograph : FLYLEAF
56. ___ premium : ATA
57. Works : OEUVRE
59. "We have different styles" : IMNOTYOU
61. Roman emblem signifying power : FASCES
62. Bureaucracy of a sort : CITYHALL
63. Réunion arrivals : FRERES
64. Volatile solvents : ACETONES
1. Touches : AFFECTS
2. Whip up : PREPARE
3. ___ Island National Wildlife Refuge, in Florida : PELICAN
4. Fla. setting : EST
5. Comment of enlightenment : AHSO
6. Doesn't work : LOAFS
7. Low seats : TUFFETS
8. 1887 La Scala premiere : OTELLO
9. Interrupts : HORNSINON
10. Main course? : ALEE
11. Rock stratum : BED
12. "Oops" : IFORGOT
13. Old kitchen supplies : TINWARE
14. Disdained, with "at" : SNEERED
21. French noun suffix : IERE
24. It's useless without its mate : ODDSHOE
26. Grows : ACCRUES
28. Mark's successor : EURO
32. Flying alone : PILOTLESS
34. "The Shelters of Stone" author : AUEL
37. Leave : TAKEOFF
38. Running wild : ONATEAR
39. Excite : ENTHUSE
40. Farm hauler : DRAY
41. Contents of a political tract, maybe : POLEMIC
42. Language from which "amok" is derived : MALAYAN
43. France, for one : ANATOLE
44. Wren creation : STPAULS
47. Flint is a form of it : SILICA
51. Health, in Le Havre : SANTE
54. Without plans : FREE
55. Four-time Indy 500 winner : FOYT
58. Taper : VCR
60. Even if, briefly : THO

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