New York Times, Wednesday, July 2, 2003

Author: Barbara Olson
Editor: Will Shortz
Barbara Olson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BJQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Olson. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Sidelines shout : RAH
4. One appearing between numbers : EMCEE
9. Greek marketplace : AGORA
14. "___ pig's eye!" : INA
15. Old Pisa dough? : LIRAS
16. Deadly snake : VIPER
17. Definition of 41-Across : STRAYDOGSHELTER
20. Joshes : KIDS
21. Jones of the Miracle Mets : CLEON
22. Bib. prophet : ISA
23. Definition of 41-Across : SIXTEENOUNCES
27. Sweater material : MOHAIR
29. Caffeine source : TEA
30. Actor Wallach : ELI
31. Pleasing view : VISTA
35. Doofus : SCHMO
39. Mountains crossed by Hannibal : ALPS
41. Theme of this puzzle : POUND
43. Property claim : LIEN
44. Corrective eye surgery : LASIK
46. Straight from the keg : ONTAP
48. Cross shape : TAU
49. Berlin Airlift grp. : RAF
51. Foes of Carthage : ROMANS
53. Definition of 41-Across : MONEYINLONDON
59. W.W. II sphere: Abbr. : ETO
60. Hard to get to know : ALOOF
61. Neighbor of Minn. : NDAK
64. Definition of 41-Across : STRIKEWITHFORCE
68. Josh : TEASE
69. "He's ___ nowhere man ..." (Beatles lyric) : AREAL
70. Beehive State native : UTE
71. Eagerness : ARDOR
72. Gossipmonger : YENTA
73. No-show's test score : NIL
1. Classic Parker Brothers game : RISK
2. Prefix with lock or knock : ANTI
3. Travails : HARDSHIPS
4. Tarzan portrayer Ron : ELY
5. Near the center of : MID
6. "Photographs & Memories" singer : CROCE
7. Quarter back? : EAGLE
8. Ruhr Valley city : ESSEN
9. Pennsylvania and others : AVENUES
10. Jazz arranger Evans : GIL
11. Microscope lens : OPTIC
12. Witherspoon of "Legally Blonde" : REESE
13. Tapestry : ARRAS
18. Where pomelos grow : ASIA
19. Derisive shout : HOOT
24. Louis ___, the Sun King : XIV
25. Source of embarrassment : TRIP
26. Table salt formula : NACL
27. Banquet : MEAL
28. ___ podrida : OLLA
32. Jack of "Barney Miller" : SOO
33. Wine cask : TUN
34. Lizard's nibble : ANT
36. Like commando raids : HITANDRUN
37. Bad-tempered : MEAN
38. ___ probandi (burden of proof) : ONUS
40. Beget : SIRE
42. Mend : DARN
45. Person with a paddle : KAYAKER
47. Detachable craft : POD
50. Tab site : FILE
52. Like 1950's recordings : MONO
53. Hostess Perle : MESTA
54. Lupine : wolf :: lutrine : ___ : OTTER
55. "WarGames" setting : NORAD
56. "Forget it!" : NOWAY
57. Orléans's river : LOIRE
58. A lot : OFTEN
62. When the witches first appear in "Macbeth" : ACTI
63. Ship's backbone : KEEL
65. Equal: Prefix : ISO
66. Magician's prop : HAT
67. Where I-10 and I-95 meet: Abbr. : FLA

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