New York Times, Saturday, October 25, 2003

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {KQZ} This is puzzle # 173 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Subject of a court order : WIRETAP
8. Credit : ASCRIBE
15. Name after which the New World is named : AMERIGO
16. Infused with energy : LIVENED
17. Formative : SEMINAL
18. Having some intelligence : BRIEFED
19. Some modern bill payers, for short : HMOS
20. Photo ID's : VISAS
22. 50's sitcom name : DESI
23. Set (against) : PIT
24. Divulge : LETON
25. Literary monogram : RWE
26. "I'm not ___ complain ..." : ONETO
28. Gulf V.I.P. : EMIR
30. Anthologies : ANAS
31. Mezzo Berganza : TERESA
33. Common computer icon : MAILBOX
35. Correct : REDPENCIL
37. Sincere : FORREAL
39. Goes for : ELECTS
43. Pass : GOBY
44. Saucy sort : SNIP
46. March : TROOP
47. Bond, e.g.: Abbr. : AGT
48. They must be satisfied : DEBTS
50. Christmas, e.g.: Abbr. : HOL
51. Disparage : SLUR
53. Numbers holder : TORAH
54. Give (out) : METE
55. Goes nuts : HASACOW
57. "The same," in condition : NOWORSE
59. ___ City of story and film : EMERALD
60. Kind of window : DRIVEIN
61. Very spread out : SPRAWLY
62. Neighbors, figuratively : JONESES
1. Cleaning vessel : WASHPOT
2. Last song recorded by the Beatles : IMEMINE
3. Not so likely : REMOTER
4. Tosser of the Apple of Discord : ERIS
5. Material for a whitesmith : TIN
6. Yucca's plant family : AGAVE
7. Pleasant : POLITE
8. Qintar spender : ALBANIAN
9. Old letter opener : SIRS
10. Early second-century date : CVI
11. Oregon college : REED
12. Classic work with 34 cantos : INFERNO
13. Business, facetiously : BEESWAX
14. Whirls : EDDIES
21. One concerned with bouquets : SOMMELIER
24. Schlemiel : LOSER
27. Bathwear : TERRY
29. Hopping John ingredient : RICE
30. More suitable for a job : ABLER
32. Stand buys : ADES
34. Airs : LILTS
36. Fruity dessert : PANDOWDY
37. Front-of-car accessory : FOGLAMP
38. Not so bright : OBTUSER
40. Sticks : COHERES
41. Dollface : TOOTSIE
42. Ductless organs : SPLEENS
43. Big cuts : GASHES
45. Lunchbox item, for short : PBANDJ
49. Detailed, briefly : THORO
52. Singular, to Caesar : RARA
53. ___ call : TOLL
54. Turn : MOVE
56. Field call : CAW
58. Sports page statistic : WIN

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