New York Times, Thursday, November 14, 2002

Author: Paula Gamache
Editor: Will Shortz
Paula Gamache
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Gamache. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Big scrap : DOGFIGHT
7. Cries at a circus : OHS
10. Fanatic finish? : ISM
13. Like some Mideast politics : PANARAB
15. Mushy Italian dish : POLENTA
17. Plaintiff : ACCUSER
18. Wooden : STILTED
19. It may be docked : TAIL
20. Word from a killjoy : BAH
22. Shabby : DOGEARED
23. I.R.A. options : CDS
24. Smidges : IOTAS
26. Attack anonymously : SNIPE
27. Obeys : HEEDS
29. Sound of contempt : SNORT
31. ___-X : GEN
32. Company abbr. : INC
34. Main mail ctr. : GPO
35. Not just mine, say : OURS
36. Out of favor : INTHEDOGHOUSE
39. Solemn stretch : LENT
41. Part of some chains: Abbr. : ISL
42. Authors' offerings: Abbr. : MSS
43. Tolkien tree creature : ENT
44. Takeoff : SPOOF
46. Carnaval dance : SAMBA
50. Really vexed : ATEAT
52. Kind of energy : SOLAR
54. Building addition : ELL
55. Scoundrel : DIRTYDOG
57. Suds dispenser : KEG
58. "I don't want to hear any more!" : STOP
59. Torahs : SCROLLS
61. Dig up : UNEARTH
63. Crows' homes : TEEPEES
64. Copy : REPLICA
65. Unpaired : ODD
66. N.Y.P.D. figure : SGT
67. Ralph Nader, notably : WATCHDOG
1. Classic comic strip setting : DOGPATCH
2. Artificial appearance : FACADE
3. Make cuts on : INCISE
4. Locale of ancient Aquitaine : GAUL
5. Time pieces?: Abbr. : HRS
6. Karate-like exercise system : TAEBO
7. Suitable times, briefly : OPS
8. Showoff : HOTDOG
9. Most cunning : SLIEST
10. Cloak-and-dagger doings : INTRIGUE
11. Not as cheap : STEEPER
12. Drives up the wall : MADDENS
14. Sitters' challenges : BRATS
16. Joie de vivre : ELAN
21. Sad face : HANGDOGLOOK
24. Lacks life : ISNT
25. School year, for short : SOPH
28. Force : DINT
30. Apartment part : ROOM
33. Computer component : CHIP
35. Neighbor of Olympus : OSSA
36. Laid to rest : INTERRED
37. Those, to José : ESOS
38. Former "evil empire" : USSR
39. Results in : LEADSTO
40. Roped in : ENTICED
44. In things : STYLES
45. Bordeaux bloom : FLEUR
47. Like liters and grams : METRIC
48. Stain : BLOTCH
49. Leader of the pack : ALPHADOG
51. Surmounting : ATOP
53. Ford replaced him : AGNEW
56. Golfer's challenge : DOGLEG
58. It may be added in a dash : SALT
60. Noisy streaker : SST
62. UV index tracker : EPA

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