New York Times, Saturday, September 7, 2002

Author: Patrick Berry
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Berry
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJQXZ} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Made ready for market, as chickens : PLUMPED
8. It might cause a buzz around town : SCOOTER
15. "The Lesson" dramatist : IONESCO
16. In sum : ALLTOLD
17. Brings in : COLLARS
18. Leaf bisectors : MIDRIBS
19. #1 Ethel Waters hit : AMIBLUE
20. ___ polytechnique : ECOLE
21. Some cats : TOMS
22. River through Budapest : DUNA
24. It's not used in Germany : NEU
25. Propensities : BENTS
26. Tree climber : APE
29. Providence locale : NARRAGANSETTBAY
33. Quote that reveals presidential timber? : ICANNOTTELLALIE
34. Long time off : THREEDAYWEEKEND
35. Kind of flour : SOY
36. Sometimes warring groups : CLANS
37. Errare humanum ___ : EST
38. Have something : DINE
39. Get rid of : LOSE
41. Gripper : TALON
44. Wreckers : TOWCARS
47. Drags a harrow through, say : AERATES
49. Go wild : RUNAMOK
50. Least merry : GRAVEST
51. Go in, so to speak : OPERATE
52. Site of many a protest : EMBASSY
53. Roman writer who originated the phrase "Where there's life, there's hope" : TERENCE
1. Part of an inch : PICA
2. Power ___, invention of Edmund Cartwright, ca. 1785 : LOOM
3. Like hack writing : UNLITERARY
4. Victoria's first prime minister : MELBOURNE
5. Old Testament writing : PSALM
6. Bedroom shades : ECRUS
7. Healthy amount? : DOSE
8. Friend of Frodo : SAM
9. Patrons : CLIENTELE
10. English martyr Sir John, the model for Shakespeare's Falstaff : OLDCASTLE
11. Additional: Sp. : OTRO
12. Exertion : TOIL
13. Hamburg's river : ELBE
14. Rtes. : RDS
22. "Keeps the teeth white" sloganeer, once : DENTYNE
23. Removes stitches from : UNSEWS
24. ___ chips : NACHO
25. W.W. II battle site, 1942 : BATAAN
26. Salt : ABLESEAMAN
27. A stripper takes it off : PAINT
28. Considered : EYED
29. They may be picked : NITS
30. Raconteur's stock : ANECDOTES
31. Sanctity : GODLINESS
32. Proceeds cautiously : TAKESCARE
39. Jeweler's glass : LOUPE
40. Team bigwig : OWNER
41. Carter had one : TERM
42. ___-American : ARAB
43. Source of leucite and rhyolite : LAVA
44. Hurried pace : TROT
45. Program for future leaders: Abbr. : ROTC
46. ___-Ball : SKEE
47. Mature : AGE
48. Farm structure : STY

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