New York Times, Thursday, November 8, 2001

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {GQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 143 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Total : ADDUPTO
8. Sleepers : PAJAMAS
15. Shiraz resident : IRANIAN
16. Early Christian : APOSTLE
17. Dance floor request : MAYICUTINPLEASE
19. Airport northwest of LAX : SFO
20. Poor dancer : STIFF
21. Poi-producing plants : TAROS
22. ___ time : ATNO
24. Whittle : PARE
26. Skater Lipinski : TARA
27. "I have measured out my life with coffee spoons" writer : TSELIOT
30. First name on Broadway, 1951 : YUL
32. Rarer than rare : RAW
33. Knucklehead : MORON
35. Odysseus, to the Cyclops Polyphemus : NOMAN
37. Name whose reading hints at 17- and 59-Across : CONNECTICUT
39. "___ and the Pussycats" (2001 movie) : JOSIE
40. Is extremely cool, slangily : ROCKS
41. Peaked : WAN
42. Have a bawl : CRY
44. In addition : BESIDES
48. Platter player : HIFI
50. Responsive to the helm, in nautical lingo : YARE
52. Time out? : COMA
53. ___ decent living : EARNA
55. Is defeated : LOSES
58. Cabin bed : COT
59. Power broker? : ELECTRICUTILITY
62. Actress Day of "Foreign Correspondent" : LARAINE
63. Snake in the grass : RATTLER
64. Naps, in Nogales : SIESTAS
65. Escape artists : ELUDERS
1. Draws a bead on : AIMSAT
2. Preliminary write-ups : DRAFTS
3. The start of something : DAYONE
4. Prefix with valve : UNI
5. Shots, for short : PICS
6. Tight : TAUT
7. Walking quietly : ONTIPTOE
8. Make schnitzel, e.g. : PANFRY
9. Software program, briefly : APP
10. Shock : JOLT
11. "Save me ___" (movie request) : ASEAT
12. Bibl. landing site : MTARARAT
13. One who's back in the pack : ALSORAN
14. Go up and down : SEESAW
18. "___ body meet ..." : IFA
23. Actor Edward James ___ : OLMOS
25. One of the Kennedys : EUNICE
28. Greek column type : IONIC
29. Pig-headed : ORNERY
31. Canal features : LOCKS
34. A.T.M.-making co. : NCR
36. "Sweet and healing medicine of troubles": Horace : MUSIC
37. Colleague : CONFRERE
38. "Of course ..." : TOBESURE
39. Handball relative : JAIALAI
41. Crate that runs : WHEELS
43. Some Ivy Leaguers : YALIES
45. Easy to control : DOCILE
46. Ham on stage : EMOTER
47. Mates for forest nymphs : SATYRS
49. Onetime empire builders : INCAS
51. Sinbad's bird : ROC
54. Fighting : ATIT
56. Abbreviated Latin phrase : ETAL
57. In ___ (where found) : SITU
60. Cytoplasm material : RNA
61. Inc., abroad : LTD

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