New York Times, Wednesday, February 13, 2002

Author: Steven Picus
Editor: Will Shortz
Steven Picus
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Picus. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. High-hatter : SNOB
5. "Where's ___?" (1970 film) : POPPA
10. Smooch : BUSS
14. Lift : HIKE
15. Hearing-related : AURAL
16. Blunted blade : EPEE
17. "I'll get ___!" : ONIT
18. Bundle-of-joy bringer : STORK
19. Peak near Taormina : ETNA
20. Start of a quip : WENEVERSAYITIS
23. Actress ___ Marie Saint : EVA
24. Part of a poker pot : IOU
25. Washington site : DOLLAR
27. Add luster to : REWAX
29. Hide-hair link : NOR
32. Brief fight : SETTO
33. Hipster's eyewear : SHADES
35. Military inits., 1946-92 : SAC
37. Make out : SEE
38. Middle of the quip : ONLYAGAME
42. Bear greeting? : HUG
45. Hirsute Himalayan : YAK
46. Least furnished : BAREST
50. Habituate : INURE
53. Mouse's place : PAD
55. Buttinsky : YENTA
56. Church laws : CANONS
58. Southern constellation : ARA
60. Downing Street number : TEN
61. End of the quip : IFWEAREWINNING
65. Diva's moment : ARIA
66. They may be mowed down : YARDS
67. Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
68. City on the Aare : BERN
69. Steps over a fence : STILE
70. Yucca plant cousin : ALOE
71. They often begin with "To" : ODES
72. Like many brandy casks : OAKEN
73. Jersey group? : HERD
1. April forecast : SHOWERS
2. Assyrian capital : NINEVEH
3. Pacific battle site : OKINAWA
4. ___ noire : BETE
5. Easy stroll : PASEO
6. Beat to the tape : OUTRUN
7. Some Olympians, nowadays : PROS
8. Prefix with graph : PARA
9. Durable resin : ALKYD
10. Retro car : BEETLE
11. Raises, in a way : UPTILTS
12. Having feelings : SENSATE
13. Swell place? : SEA
21. Foxy lady : VIXEN
22. Showy moths : IOS
26. Future fish : ROE
28. Flap : ADO
30. Honshu city : OSAKA
31. Cleaning need : RAG
34. Like Reynard : SLY
36. Hack : CAB
39. Big, fat mouth : YAP
40. Uxmal builder : MAYAN
41. Poetic preposition : ERE
42. Lush sound? : HIC
43. Never broadcast : UNAIRED
44. Oater sound effect : GUNFIRE
47. Make a baron, say : ENTITLE
48. Loud speaker : STENTOR
49. Practiced an Arthur Murray lesson : TANGOED
51. Mountain ashes : ROWANS
52. Wind dir. : ENE
54. Lollygag : DAWDLE
57. Final authority : SAYSO
59. Out of bed : RISEN
62. Pro ___ : RATA
63. Composer Satie : ERIK
64. Ham's father : NOAH
65. Blood-typing system : ABO

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