New York Times, Saturday, June 15, 2002

Author: Trip Payne
Editor: Will Shortz
Trip Payne
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 28 Missing: {HJKQZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 22 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Questionnaire option, often : MALE
5. "E.T." actress : DEEWALLACE
15. Blue shade : ANIL
16. Jurassic genus whose name means, literally, "different lizard" : ALLOSAURUS
17. They're simple to express : RATIONALNUMBERS
19. Noisy transportation : SST
20. "___ there!" : PUTIT
21. Start of a nursery rhyme : PEASE
22. Versatile vehicle : UTE
23. Man's nickname that is German for "level" : EBEN
24. Heads : BOSSES
25. Cowpoke : PARDNER
27. Favoring : PRO
28. "Gotcha" : ISEE
29. Favoring : GOINGFOR
34. Standby fliers? : AIRFORCERESERVE
38. Parents pass it on : LASTNAME
39. Face up to : MEET
40. Thimble Theatre name : OYL
41. Piece of art : TESSERA
44. Is overwhelmed : DROWNS
48. Something to read for : PART
49. 2001 biopic : ALI
50. Caught, in a way : ROPED
51. Wavelike pattern : MOIRE
52. Friday preceder : GAL
53. Southern Comfort concoctions : ALABAMASLAMMERS
56. Balzac hero : PEREGORIOT
57. "Young Frankenstein" woman : INGA
58. News announcement : EXTRAEXTRA
59. Order on margin? : STET
1. Pocket protector? : MARSUPIAL
2. Daughter of Nicholas : ANASTASIA
3. Slobs : LITTERERS
4. Descendant of Aaron, in the Bible : ELI
5. Strauss subject : DANUBE
6. One might give you a lift : ELATER
7. Mystery novelist Stanley : ELLIN
8. Refuses : WONT
9. Pac 10 school, for short : ASU
10. Aristophanes plays, e.g. : LAMPOONS
11. Mechanics' jobs : LUBES
12. Spots : AREAS
13. One that's ill-prepared? : CURSE
14. Grand Prix maneuvers : ESSES
18. Dentist's order : OPEN
24. It could run over a plate : BRIE
26. Dexterous : DEFT
27. ___ favor : POR
29. Head-scratcher's comment : GEE
30. Masterpieces : GEMS
31. One who can go anywhere : FREEAGENT
32. Supersized : OVERLARGE
33. Costs : RETAILSAT
35. Seneca dialect : ONONDAGA
36. They can be caught on the beach : RAYS
37. Year in Edred's reign : CML
41. Pin holder : TAILOR
42. Proofer's bane : ERRATA
43. Half note feature : STEM
44. Festoon : DRAPE
45. Its logo is a five-pronged crown : ROLEX
46. Outgrowth of geometrical abstraction : OPART
47. Unit of magnetic flux : WEBER
48. Put forth : POSIT
51. Manifesto writer : MARX
54. "Calvin and Hobbes" bully : MOE
55. Badly, at first : MIS

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