New York Times, Wednesday, November 6, 2002

Author: Alan Arbesfeld
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Arbesfeld
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FQWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Common rhyme scheme : ABAB
5. Knowledge : KEN
8. Personal record : DIARY
13. Winemaking county : NAPA
14. Wait : BIDE
15. At the right time : ONCUE
16. Sweater, maybe : KNIT
17. Gymnastics event : UNEVENBARS
19. Illegal hiring practice : AGEISM
21. Soda fountain drink : MALTED
22. Ice cream choices : ROCKYROADS
24. Cause for a handshake : DEAL
27. Hydrocarbon suffix : ANE
28. Capture : NAB
29. Loser to D.D.E. : AES
31. Year of Bush's swearing-in : MMI
32. Welcome words to a hitchhiker : HOPIN
34. Colloquialism : IDIOM
36. Possible title for this puzzle : AGAINSTTHEGRAIN
41. Venus or Mars : DEITY
42. Pool hall or neighborhood bar, for some : HAUNT
43. Version of a song: Abbr. : ARR
44. ___-Atlantic : MID
47. Sgt. or cpl. : NCO
48. Simpson case judge : ITO
51. Prefix with physical : META
53. Spanish-American War figure : ROUGHRIDER
56. Trainee : INTERN
58. Beverly Cleary character : RAMONA
59. 1985 Jeff Bridges/Glenn Close film : JAGGEDEDGE
62. Pub purchase : PINT
63. Value system : ETHIC
64. Honey drink : MEAD
65. Actress Falco : EDIE
66. Best Actress of 1990 : BATES
67. Collectors' org. : IRS
68. Standings stat : LOSS
1. Home of Middle East Technical University : ANKARA
2. Hit loudly and repeatedly : BANGON
3. Individually : APIECE
4. It's a dyeing art : BATIK
5. Thanksgiving gatherers, often : KIN
6. Swelling : EDEMA
7. The Sagebrush State : NEVADA
8. "Stop that!" : DONT
9. Retired for the night : INBED
10. Professor's milieu : ACADEMIA
11. Capek play : RUR
12. "You bet!" : YES
14. Unjust verdicts : BUMRAPS
18. Different : ELSE
20. Instance, for example : SYNONYM
23. Final notice : OBIT
25. Mine, on the Marne : AMOI
26. Draw : LIMN
30. Italian Mrs. : SIGNORA
32. Bomb's opposite : HIT
33. Math ordinal : NTH
35. "___ & the Women" (Altman film) : DRT
36. He raised Cain : ADAM
37. Richard who played 35-Down : GERE
38. Unassailable, as an alibi : AIRTIGHT
39. Pend : HANG
40. Took more tricks than, possibly : EUCHRED
45. Angered : IRED
46. Green stuff : DOREMI
48. 1966 Mary Martin/Robert Preston musical : IDOIDO
49. It has its faults : TENNIS
50. Declaims : ORATES
52. 1973 Rolling Stones ballad : ANGIE
54. Anesthetized : UNDER
55. Motivate : IMPEL
57. Gumshoes : TECS
59. Brother of George W. : JEB
60. ___ glance : ATA
61. Rightmost pedal : GAS

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