New York Times, Tuesday, July 1, 2003

Author: Karen M. Tracey
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen M. Tracey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. An American in Paris, maybe : EXPAT
6. "By ___!" : JOVE
10. Sch. groups : PTAS
14. Edwin in Reagan's Cabinet : MEESE
15. "Excuse me ..." : AHEM
16. Pathetic : LAME
17. Stupefied : INAWE
18. Superman's mother : LARA
19. Board member, for short : EXEC
20. Summer retreat : LAKESHORECABIN
23. Silhouette : SHAPE
24. Annoyance : IRE
25. With deliberate hamminess : CAMPILY
28. Player's club? : BAT
29. N.Y.C. subway : BMT
32. More slippery, perhaps : ICIER
33. Break bread : EAT
34. Middling : FAIR
35. Summer retreat : VACATIONGETAWAY
39. Author Dinesen : ISAK
40. "I want my ___!" (1980's slogan) : MTV
41. Sword handles : HILTS
42. ___ Paul guitars : LES
43. Gossip : GAB
44. Mocks : JEERSAT
46. Shoveled : DUG
47. Initial venture : FORAY
48. Summer retreat : SEASIDECOTTAGE
54. Promotable piece : PAWN
55. Fictional detective Wolfe : NERO
56. Dangerous gas : RADON
57. Babysitter's headache : BRAT
58. Perón and Gabor : EVAS
59. Work often read before the "Odyssey" : ILIAD
60. Compos mentis : SANE
61. Lone : SOLE
62. Euro fractions : CENTS
1. Actor Jannings : EMIL
2. TV's leather-clad princess : XENA
3. Busiest : PEAK
4. At this very moment : ASWESPEAK
5. Bit of summer attire : TEESHIRT
6. Bucket of bolts : JALOPY
7. Midway alternative : OHARE
8. "Billy Budd" captain : VERE
9. Grossly underfeed : EMACIATE
10. Naval Academy freshman : PLEBE
11. Travel before takeoff : TAXI
12. "Right on!" : AMEN
13. Very short wait, in short : SEC
21. Film producer Roach : HAL
22. Workmanship : ART
25. Polite : CIVIL
26. Build ___ against (work to prosecute) : ACASE
27. Layered minerals : MICAS
28. Bit of luggage : BAG
29. Cries one's eyes out : BAWLS
30. Sporty Mazda : MIATA
31. Romantic rendezvous : TRYST
33. Letter container: Abbr. : ENV
34. Story that might include a dragon : FAIRYTALE
36. Conceives of : IMAGINES
37. Gambling site, briefly : OTB
38. Flamboyantly overdone : THEATRIC
43. Astronaut Grissom : GUS
44. Humorous : JOCOSE
45. Suffix with ranch : ERO
46. "Inferno" poet : DANTE
47. Not domesticated : FERAL
48. Poet Teasdale : SARA
49. McGregor of "Down With Love" : EWAN
50. "Whip It" band : DEVO
51. Tennis score after deuce : ADIN
52. Bearded animal : GOAT
53. Leaves off : ENDS
54. "Nova" network : PBS

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