New York Times, Monday, August 4, 2003

Author: Nancy Salomon and Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Salomon
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521
Harvey Estes
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11612/29/199311/26/200845
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2015151219278
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1.52700

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 14, Words: 73, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 110 for Ms. Salomon. This is puzzle # 79 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2003, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Games nobody wins : TIES
5. Small, medium or large : SIZE
9. Green fruit drink flavor : LIME
13. West Coast gas brand : ARCO
14. Shoelace problem : KNOT
15. Get ___ a good thing : INON
16. "Well, I'll be!" : COULDAFOOLEDME
19. Out for the evening, maybe : ONADATE
20. Gymnast Comaneci : NADIA
21. Yogi or Smokey : BEAR
23. Quart divs. : PTS
24. "Sesame Street" skills : ABCS
28. Get-up-and-go : BRIO
30. Folklore meanie : OGRE
33. Overly, informally : TOOTOO
35. ___-Cat (off-road vehicle) : SNO
37. Motor City labor org. : UAW
38. "If only ..." : WOULDABEENNICE
41. Late columnist Landers : ANN
42. Broadway hit letters : SRO
43. Cat that catches rodents : MOUSER
44. No longer on active duty: Abbr. : RETD
46. "Dumb" girl of old comics : DORA
48. Fourposters, e.g. : BEDS
49. Got together : MET
51. 007 : BOND
53. Photo tint : SEPIA
55. Port in "The Marines' Hymn" : TRIPOLI
60. "Stupid of me not to know" : SHOULDAGUESSED
62. Defeat decisively : ROUT
63. Handle roughly : MAUL
64. ___ gin fizz : SLOE
65. ___-bitty : ITTY
66. Stuff to the gills : SATE
67. Weigh station units : TONS
1. Tex-Mex snack : TACO
2. Wrinkle remover : IRON
3. Quito's country: Abbr. : ECUA
4. Auctioneer's closing word : SOLD
5. Kid's wheels : SKATEBOARD
6. Scared (of) : INFEAR
7. Animal house : ZOO
8. English prep school : ETON
9. Deceived : LIEDTO
10. Wearing a costume, say : INDISGUISE
11. N.Y.C. gallery : MOMA
12. U-turn from WSW : ENE
17. Apply gently : DAB
18. Napkin's place : LAP
22. Greet the day : RISE
24. Battling : ATWAR
25. Daniel with a coonskin cap : BOONE
26. "I don't want any part of it" : COUNTMEOUT
27. Cardinals' team letters : STL
29. Dictatorship : ONEMANRULE
31. Thumped fast, as the heart : RACED
32. Decorative jugs : EWERS
34. Takes too much, briefly : ODS
36. Lennon's lady : ONO
39. Doofus : BOOB
40. Kernel : NUB
45. Sheriff's sidekick : DEPUTY
47. Cheap booze : ROTGUT
50. Up to, informally : TIL
52. Fizzle out : DIE
53. Flu season protection : SHOT
54. U.S.N. bigwigs : ADMS
56. "Check this out!" : PSST
57. Norway's capital : OSLO
58. "Exodus" author Uris : LEON
59. Fateful March day : IDES
60. ___ Lanka : SRI
61. Battery size : AAA

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