New York Times, Friday, January 3, 2003

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJQZ} This is puzzle # 82 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Stationer's stock : PADS
5. Not choppy : CALM
9. F.D.R.'s Interior secretary : ICKES
14. Robert ___ Prewitt ("From Here to Eternity" soldier) : ELEE
15. Latin trio part : AMAS
16. Banned blocks : CLIPS
17. Like some D.A.'s : ASST
18. Spark plug, so to speak : RINGLEADER
20. Not straight : LOPSIDED
22. Brooks : ABIDES
23. Game stickers? : SPEARS
24. Unlit? : SOBER
26. Show respect, in a way : RISE
27. Some barometers : ANEROIDS
31. ___ Sea (Amu Darya's outlet) : ARAL
33. Surgeon's wear : LATEXGLOVE
35. Down : SAD
36. Guitarist Montgomery : WES
37. VCR speed measure: Abbr. : IPS
38. Actress Vardalos of "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" : NIA
39. Chain reaction facilitator : ATOMICPILE
42. Chop order : LOIN
43. Way to get one's message across : PASYSTEM
44. Wishes undone : RUES
46. Best dishes, perhaps : CHINA
47. Peeved : INAPET
50. ___ National Battlefield in Mississippi : TUPELO
53. Where someone may get a buzz : GAMESHOW
55. Elliptical comment on local customs : WHENINROME
57. "___ Heartache" (#1 country hit for Janie Fricke) : HESA
58. Special qualities : AURAS
59. Rounded end : PEEN
60. One of the Waltons : ERIN
61. Sleep on it : SHEET
62. "It ___ so" : ISNT
63. Successor of Mao : DENG
1. Loud bursts : PEALS
2. "Matter of Fact" columnist : ALSOP
3. Bonnie and Clyde, e.g. : DESPERADOS
4. Cast off : SETSAIL
5. Pick from a deck : CARDSELECTION
6. Billet-doux writer : AMIE
7. Remote-sensing orbiter : LANDSAT
8. Fight site: Abbr. : MSG
9. They may come off a shelf : ICEBERGS
10. Procter & Gamble brand : CLAIROL
11. Hanged pirate : KIDD
12. Modern pentathlete's need : EPEE
13. Former union mems. : SSRS
19. Action that may produce a reaction : LABEXPERIMENT
21. Return addressee? : IRS
25. Baseball great Buck : ONEIL
28. Radio wave reflector : IONOSPHERE
29. Early sixth-century year : DVII
30. Bean of "The Lord of the Rings" : SEAN
31. "Stat" : ASAP
32. Pro ___ : RATA
34. Cottonwood's cousin : ASPEN
36. Things you want : WISHLIST
40. Legendary capital of King Agamemnon : MYCENAE
41. Mature insects : IMAGOES
42. On-line? : LEASHED
45. Balzac's "___ Double Famille" : UNE
48. Biological stain : EOSIN
49. String sound : TWANG
50. "Jabberwocky" starter : TWAS
51. "No way" : UHUH
52. Member of la famille : PERE
54. Mass exodus preceder? : AMEN
56. N.Y. engineering sch. : RPI

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