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New York Times, Sunday, June 22, 2003

Author: John Duschatko
Editor: Will Shortz
John Duschatko
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 144, Blocks: 72 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Duschatko. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2003, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Skirt style : MIDI
5. Ill bringer : BANE
9. Villain's symbol : BLACKHAT
13. Profitable : INTHEBLACK
19. Rub ___ : ITIN
20. Common rhyme scheme : ABAB
21. Shave : PARE
22. Sulky : MOROSE
23. 1972 rock hit recorded with the London Festival Orchestra : NIGHTSINWHITESATIN
26. Curt : SNIPPY
27. Definitely will : ISSURETO
28. Trepidation : UNEASE
30. Mutiny site : CAINE
31. Title cat in a 1980's cartoon film : MILO
32. Reasons for do-overs : LETS
33. Temper : MOOD
35. Wing or breast : WHITEMEAT
38. "___ without works is dead": James 2:20 : FAITH
40. Wedding attendant : GROOMSMAN
45. Win : GARNER
47. Infection site : STYE
48. Savings plans, informally : ROTHS
49. First person in ancient Rome : EGO
50. ___ hunch : ONA
51. Met again : RESAT
53. George whose main film debut was in "Gone With the Wind" : REEVES
55. Fancy invitation specification : WHITETIE
56. Kind of column : LOSS
58. Sugar source : MAPLE
60. "Norma ___" : RAE
61. Peachy : SWELL
62. Didn't actually experience : DREAMED
64. George and others : ELIOTS
66. Reacts with incomprehension : STARES
67. Ordered : BADE
68. Old TV : BLACKANDWHITE
69. Worry for the superstitious : BLACKCAT
70. Certain pie order : BLACKBERRY
73. Parts of some rambles : ASIDES
74. You can count on it : SUREBET
78. "The Wizard of Oz" actor : HALEY
79. Slam : PAN
80. Out-and-out : SHEER
82. Viking character : RUNE
83. Valuable deposits : ORES
84. Crushes, maybe : FLAMES
87. Eyeopener? : ALARM
89. Nutritional fig. : RDA
90. ___ cit. (footnote abbr.) : LOC
91. Words on a jacket : BLURB
92. Ship's crew : TARS
94. Answer with a salute : YESSIR
96. Sign, as an agreement : ENTERINTO
98. Interviewer : ASKER
100. Spruce : NATTY
101. ___ whole lot : NOTA
102. Pollster's worry : BIAS
103. 1948 and 1952 Olympic track gold medalist ___ Zátopek : EMIL
105. 1974 film shot from a dog's-eye view : BENJI
108. Fix, as leftovers : REWARM
111. Treeless tract : OPENAREA
115. Player coached by Earl Weaver : ORIOLE
117. Colorful North American songster : REDWINGEDBLACKBIRD
119. Less filled out : BONIER
120. "Roots," for one : SAGA
121. Zoological appendages : ALAE
122. Like cornerstones : LAID
123. Noted missile range site : WHITESANDS
124. Rare trick taker : TREY
125. With 61-Down, Pollux, e.g. : BETA
126. Fraternal group : ELKS
1. Peewee : MINI
2. Sufferer's suffix : ITIS
3. Rummages (through) : DIGS
4. Monstrous : INHUMAN
5. Euler's birthplace : BASEL
6. Some : ABITOF
7. Second start? : NANO
8. Longtime essayist for The New Yorker : EBWHITE
9. 60's radical : BLACKPANTHER
10. Shudders at : HATES
11. Solo : ARIA
12. Kind of column : TENS
13. Online chat components, for short : IMS
14. Sarges, e.g. : NONCOMS
15. Some musical chords : TRIADS
16. Native Arizonan : HOPI
17. Basic cable offering : ESPN
18. Mark of dishonor : BLACKEYE
24. Less fresh : TRITER
25. Fatty : SUETY
29. Do a part poorly : EMOTE
32. Bygone children's book character : LITTLEBLACKSAMBO
34. Cries at fireworks : OOHS
35. Alloy that resembles platinum : WHITEGOLD
36. Home for a 71-Down, maybe : MANOR
37. Do away with : ERASE
39. Order heading : ASAP
40. They might cost you an arm and a leg : GREATWHITESHARKS
41. Is itinerant : ROVES
42. Stamp alternative : METER
43. Quick : AGILE
44. Christmas singing : NOELS
46. Correct : REMEDY
52. "Justine" author : SADE
54. Chips away at : ERODES
55. Subject of a 1990's probe : WHITEWATER
57. British cavalry carried them : SABRES
59. Lover of Lancelot : ELAINE
61. See 125-Across : STAR
63. Successor to Edward VI : MARY
65. Like some tickets: Abbr. : IND
66. Rush : SCURRY
69. Popular vacation locale : BLACKSEA
70. Giant sucker? : BLACKHOLE
71. See 36-Down : BARON
72. Put in : ELECT
73. Word with fall or worlds : APART
75. Overfill, perhaps : BURST
76. Do oneself in : ENDIT
77. Like some goodbyes : TEARY
81. Further : ELSE
84. Dart : FLIT
85. Like some space missions : LUNAR
86. Emergency route, maybe : STAIRWAY
88. 1997 sci-fi hit : MENINBLACK
91. Used the highest oven setting : BROILED
93. "Me, too!" : ASAMI
95. In good condition : SALABLE
97. Prohibit : ENJOIN
99. Echo : REPEAT
102. Background for "Dragnet" credits : BADGE
104. Sorceress who aided Jason's quest : MEDEA
105. Familiar avian call : BOBWHITE
106. Oscar Wilde poem "The Garden of ___" : EROS
107. First in a historical trio : NINA
109. Once, of old : ERST
110. Fray : WEAR
111. Impertinent look : OGLE
112. 100 dinars : RIAL
113. Composer Satie : ERIK
114. Puts on : ADDS
116. Sites of unplanned visits: Abbr. : ERS
118. Get : NAB

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