New York Times, Thursday, August 28, 2003

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 112 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Collar : NAB
4. "___ Said" (Neil Diamond hit) : IAMI
8. On the job : ATWORK
14. Go off : ERR
15. Kind of dance : SLAM
16. Dormmate, affectionately : ROOMIE
17. Start of an idle question : WHYDOESA
19. Household : MENAGE
20. Understood : TACIT
21. Mumbo jumbo : CLAPTRAP
23. Exit : STEPOUT
26. Keel-billed bird : ANI
27. Part 2 of the quip : PSYCHICHAVE
33. ___ Bay, off Long Beach, Calif. : SANPEDRO
37. Superman's baby name : KALEL
38. Purple shade : PUCE
39. Spelling of TV : AARON
42. "Me neither" : NORI
43. "Let's give ___!" : ITAGO
45. Completely : FROMATOZ
47. Part 3 of the quip : TOASKYOUFOR
50. ___ Lingus : AER
51. Coffee bar treats : FRAPPES
56. Shrinks : ANALYSTS
61. City known for its cheese : PARMA
62. Gets working, in a way : DEBUGS
63. End of the quip : YOURNAME
66. Madison, for one : AVENUE
67. Not yet final, as a decree : NISI
68. Lacrosse contingent : TEN
69. Some Singaporeans : MALAYS
70. Carrier to the Mideast : ELAL
71. Saucer contents, for short : ETS
1. Salamanders : NEWTS
2. Buddhist who's attained Nirvana : ARHAT
3. Utah's ___ Canyon : BRYCE
4. Chemist's study : ISOTOPE
5. Draft pick : ALE
6. Bell and others : MAS
7. Apple that may be green or red : IMAC
8. One with designs on others : ARMANI
9. Part of a skater's shoe : TOEPICK
10. Habit : WONT
11. Epps of "Higher Learning" : OMAR
12. Latvia's capital : RIGA
13. Stay fresh : KEEP
18. Quick swim : DIP
22. ___-di-dah : LAH
24. Food stamp : USDA
25. Banks on the runway : TYRA
28. Greek vacation spot : CORFU
29. Tennis ace Mandlikova : HANA
30. Very much : ALOT
31. Florida's ___ Beach : VERO
32. 1558-1603 monarch: Abbr. : ELIZ
33. Rain, but just barely : SPIT
34. Wheels : AUTO
35. Final Four org. : NCAA
36. Coatroom features : PEGS
40. "Carmina Burana" composer : ORFF
41. American-born Jordanian queen : NOOR
44. Good fellow : OKAYGUY
46. Spring Playgirl magazine V.I.P. : MRAPRIL
48. Green lights : YESSES
49. Table scrap : ORT
52. Part of a balance : PAN
53. Blabber : PRATE
54. Ant, in dialect : EMMET
55. Composer Camille Saint-___ : SAENS
56. Garden party? : ADAM
57. St. Petersburg's river : NEVA
58. Old union leader I. W. ___ : ABEL
59. 1960's Soviet moon program : LUNA
60. Holiday song word : SYNE
64. Texas tea : OIL
65. "The Good Old ___" (song classic) : USA

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