New York Times, Saturday, June 1, 2002

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JKQVXZ} This is puzzle # 157 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Greeting card sentiment : IMISSYOU
9. Compensate for : OFFSET
15. Sings : TELLSALL
16. Remove, as a calcium compound : DELIME
17. Pitchers? : SALESMEN
18. Campaign feature : SLOGAN
19. "Put ___ on it!" : ALID
20. Extinct birds : MOAS
22. "Pagliacci" role : TONIO
23. Atlas abbr. : MTN
24. Saint ___, English borough known for glassmaking : HELENS
26. Massage deeply : ROLF
27. Mancinelli opera "___ e Leandro" : ERO
28. Bank deposit? : ORE
29. Stage shows? : OATERS
31. Superdome team : SAINTS
33. Had : OWNED
34. Modern manager : SYSOP
35. Irving of "Carrie" : AMY
36. Shred : RIPUP
40. Chancel entrance symbols : ROODS
42. They may be taken for suckers : OCTOPI
43. Like some hair : RATTED
45. You overseas : SIE
46. Super Bowl XXXIV champs: Abbr. : STL
47. Genesis brother : SETH
48. Charge over : REBILL
50. Hose part : TOE
51. Assume : ADOPT
53. Pad : DIGS
54. Prefix with cure : PEDI
55. State bordering Arizona : SONORA
57. Like some engagement rings : ONECARAT
59. Cleveland avenue said to have America's first traffic light, 1914 : EUCLID
60. Connected with : TIEDINTO
61. Imbues : STEEPS
62. Classic author who was the subject of a 1952 film musical : ANDERSEN
1. "Ugh!" : ITSAMESS
2. Item for a hospital patient : MEALTRAY
3. Where the Big Muddy flows : ILLINOIS
4. Coaster : SLED
5. 1960's demonstration target: Abbr. : SSS
6. Talks loudly and persistently : YAMMERS
7. Soccer stadium cheer : OLEOLE
8. Caput ___ syndrome (arm problem) : ULNAE
9. Some hosp. cases : ODS
10. Believed : FELT
11. Began to drag? : FLOOREDIT
12. Overseas term of address : SIGNOR
13. Sends, in a way : EMAILS
14. Nearly an hour? : TENOF
21. White : SNOWY
24. Meat-and-vegetable stew : HOTPOT
25. ___ Severo, Italy : SAN
30. Old Toyota : TERCEL
32. End of the world? : NORTHPOLE
33. Mantric syllables : OMS
35. Put in : ADDED
37. Back doors : POSTERNS
38. Current : UPTODATE
39. Give more, more, more : PILEITON
41. Poetic preposition : OER
42. Sesame, e.g. : OILSEED
43. Vision problem during rapid flight deceleration : REDOUT
44. Stat : ATONCE
45. Register : SIGNIN
47. Author's supply: Abbr. : SASES
49. Regional life : BIOTA
52. It may be round : TRIP
54. Marriage requirement : PAIR
56. Some newspaper inserts : ADS
58. Letter string : CDE

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