New York Times, Thursday, July 11, 2002

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QWX} This is puzzle # 93 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Jag : SPREE
6. Educator of 18 British P.M.'s : ETON
10. "___ the morning!" : TOPO
14. Smart guys? : ALECS
15. Pickup point? : NAPE
16. Not on paper : ORAL
17. Pitcher Martinez : PEDRO
18. One who might report seeing a bear : CBER
19. Garfield's foil : ODIE
20. It's a challenge : PUTUPYOURDUKES
23. Archeozoic, e.g. : ERA
24. TV knob: Abbr. : HOR
25. To the extent that : ASFARAS
27. Record store section : RAP
28. Crack : ADEPT
30. Sound off : OPINE
31. Shelf : LEDGE
33. "Frasier" role : ROZ
35. In a bit : ANON
36. John D. Rockefeller and others : OILBARONS
39. Writer Didion : JOAN
42. Kooky Caesar : SID
43. Compact items : DISCS
46. Calendar pencilings: Abbr. : APPTS
48. "Now I understand!" : GOTIT
50. Man with a law : OHM
52. Wrote back : REPLIED
54. Dictionary abbr. : VAR
55. Toujours ___ : GAI
56. Comment from a handwriting teacher : NEATNESSCOUNTS
59. Son in Genesis : ESAU
60. Go with : DATE
61. Not sound good to the ears : GRATE
62. Sight near Antarctica : BERG
63. "___ Her Go" (Frankie Laine song) : ILET
64. Foodie : EATER
65. Quite a party : BASH
66. Air France assets : SSTS
67. Cards and others : NLERS
1. Army engineer : SAPPER
2. Of lung membranes : PLEURAL
3. Barrier to progress : REDTAPE
4. Raw linen color : ECRU
5. Internal passageways : ESOPHAGI
6. It may follow a bow : ENCORE
7. 1931 film that won an Oscar for cinematography : TABU
8. Wheeler-dealer : OPERATOR
9. Ones unlikely to be voted "most popular" : NERDS
10. Didn't participate : TOOKAPASS
11. Not go out for dinner, maybe : ORDERIN
12. Pal, slangily : PAISANO
13. "___ Buttermilk Sky" : OLE
21. Some country music effects : YODELS
22. Roswell sighting : UFO
26. Hill V.I.P.: Abbr. : SEN
29. Madrid must-see : PRADO
32. Caution before making a wild assertion : DONTLAUGH
34. Collection of signs : ZODIAC
37. Important matters : BIGDEALS
38. It's in the air : NITROGEN
39. Bump : JAR
40. Where fleets sail : OPENSEA
41. Shows up : APPEARS
44. Related word : COGNATE
45. Go to pieces : SHATTER
47. Order to Fido : SIT
49. Hotel room features : TVSETS
51. Tightwads : MISERS
53. "The ___ near!" : ENDIS
57. Keep in : STET
58. River to the Caspian : URAL
59. Go out : EBB

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