New York Times, Saturday, October 19, 2002

Author: Donald E. West
Editor: Will Shortz
Donald E. West
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. West. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Mortification : CHAGRIN
8. Kind of lily : CALLA
13. Marked again, in a way : REGRADED
15. French menu phrase : AULAIT
16. Gall : IRRITATE
17. Tent alternative : LEANTO
18. Looks like : SEEMS
19. Conveys lightly : WAFTS
21. Grasp : KEN
22. Agendum, e.g. : ITEM
23. A calf may be caught in it : RODEO
24. It may be eaten at a circus : FIRE
25. Plot cover-up? : SOD
26. Vice president under Madison : GERRY
27. Like a good day for a picnic : CLEAR
28. ___-Davis pharmaceuticals : PARKE
29. They're represented in sheets : GHOSTS
30. Catholic observance : CORPUSCHRISTI
33. Corset-stiffening material : BALEEN
34. Falls (over) : KEELS
35. Foreign dignitary : EMEER
36. Parceled : DOLED
37. Part of some uniforms : CAP
40. Go over : SPAN
41. "The State and Revolution" author : LENIN
42. Yielded : GAVE
43. It may be long or short : TON
44. Dutch export : TULIP
45. Hollywood music arranger Butler : ARTIE
46. Frock : ORDAIN
48. Speculative : NOTIONAL
50. Like some attempts or excuses : FEEBLE
51. Master, e.g. : GRADUATE
52. Unbroken : FERAL
53. In a net : TRAPPED
1. More than hot water : CRISIS
2. Regarding this matter : HERETO
3. "You've got yourself a deal!" : AGREED
4. Famed folklorist : GRIMM
5. Some lab stock : RATS
6. ___ Red (apple variety) : IDA
7. Viers for viewers : NETWORKS
8. Sticks in a bar? : CUES
9. Like : ALA
10. Most gangling : LANKIEST
11. Bookish bunch : LITERATI
12. Some sorry souls : ATONERS
14. Old navigational work : DEADRECKONING
15. Chorus member : ALTO
20. Elflike : FEY
23. It's been shown before : RERUN
24. Dislodge some particles : FLOSS
26. Wowed eyewitness : GAPER
27. Dependent, perhaps : CHILD
28. Be exultant : PREEN
29. Place for a hole : GREEN
30. Troop get-together : CAMPOREE
31. Poisonous ornamental : OLEANDER
32. Things can only go up from here : HELIPORT
33. In the most favorable spot : BESTOFF
36. Pisa preposition : DEL
37. Short time out : CATNAP
38. Handle props, say : AVIATE
39. Like watchful eyes : PEELED
41. Sphere segment : LUNE
42. It has dynamics : GROUP
44. Cash cache : TILL
45. Fictional slave girl : AIDA
47. Counselor's org. : ABA
49. Wood by-product : TAR

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