New York Times, Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Author: A. J. Santora
Editor: Will Shortz
A. J. Santora
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 233 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Legs, slangily : GAMS
5. Urban renewal targets : SLUMS
10. Chi's follower : PSI
13. Spoon-administered : ORAL
14. Digital watch maker : CASIO
15. Work force : CREW
16. Arm bone : ULNA
17. In other words : IDEST
18. Medal recipient : HERO
19. Have an initial success : GETTOFIRSTBASE
22. WSW's opposite : ENE
23. Be less than candid : LIE
24. On the road : TOURING
26. Edited out : DELED
28. Jamaican music : SKA
30. Place for barrels : RODEO
31. Plating metal : TIN
33. Sculptor Jean : ARP
35. Prefix with -gon : ISO
36. Classic Ernest L. Thayer poem : CASEYATTHEBAT
41. Samovar : URN
42. One: Prefix : UNI
43. Kind of testing : DNA
44. Prefix with -gon : PENTA
47. Offensive time? : TET
49. Visine units : DROPS
53. Tell-all type : STOOLIE
55. "For the Boys" grp. : USO
57. By way of : VIA
58. Completely off-track : OUTINLEFTFIELD
61. ___ Domini : ANNO
62. Terra ___ : COTTA
63. 1960's TV horse : MRED
64. As soon as : ONCE
65. More suitable : APTER
66. Graven image : IDOL
67. Majors in acting? : LEE
68. Necessities : NEEDS
69. What the fourth little piggy had : NONE
1. Overcharged : GOUGED
2. Old "What's My Line?" name : ARLENE
3. Trophy shelf : MANTEL
4. Blind piece : SLAT
5. L. Ron Hubbard genre : SCIFI
6. Rest room designation : LADIES
7. Tech support caller : USER
8. Bad beginning : MISSTART
9. ___ voce : SOTTO
10. Soviet committees : PRESIDIA
11. Most peaceful : SERENEST
12. ___ Jima : IWO
15. One-named singer : CHARO
20. Nostalgia-evoking song : OLDIE
21. Plant sticker : BUR
25. Sticky stuff : GOO
27. Visitors to Earth, for short : ETS
29. Matt's "Today" co-host : KATIE
32. Manhattan sch. : NYU
34. Acad. honor : PHD
36. Drapery fabric : CRETONNE
37. Make public : ANNOUNCE
38. Pronghorn : ANTELOPE
39. "___ Days" (Schwarzenegger film) : ENDOF
40. Limbo requisite : BAR
41. Good times : UPS
45. From head ___ : TOTOE
46. MacGraw of "Love Story" : ALI
48. Kind of titmouse : TUFTED
50. Work too hard : OVERDO
51. Keep adding : PILEON
52. Rider's seat : SADDLE
54. One conquered by Pizarro : INCAN
56. Generals' insignia : STARS
59. Suffix with novel : ETTE
60. "Sounds good to me" : IMIN
61. Popular I.S.P. : AOL

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