New York Times, Wednesday, February 19, 2003

Author: Sarah Keller
Editor: Will Shortz
Sarah Keller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QVWXZ} This is puzzle # 17 for Ms. Keller. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. The Charleses' canine : ASTA
5. Circus employee : TAMER
10. Full of energy : GOGO
14. Slick, in conversation : GLIB
15. "I'd walk ___ for ..." : AMILE
16. Saharan : ARID
17. Doesn't keep : ROTS
18. Hoarder's supply : CACHE
19. Provide pro tem : LEND
20. Start of a quote by 53-Across, when asked to name his favorite song : ITHINKHAILTO
23. Carbolic acid : PHENOL
24. Moving about : ASTIR
28. Quote, part 2 : THECHIEFHASA
33. R.p.m. indicator : TACH
36. Lacks, in brief : HASNT
37. Go for the gold? : PAN
38. Nickname of radio shock jock Greg Hughes : OPIE
39. Monte ___ : CARLO
40. Chops, e.g. : MEAT
41. Bobby on the ice : ORR
42. Slur over : ELIDE
43. Rainbows, e.g. : ARCS
44. End of the quote : NICERINGTOIT
48. What "dis" is : SLANG
49. Self-assured : POISED
53. Speaker of the quote : JOHNFKENNEDY
58. Chamber phenomenon : ECHO
61. TV producer Spelling : AARON
62. Verve : ELAN
63. Channel marker : BUOY
64. Amount wagered : STAKE
65. "Fashion Emergency" host : EMME
66. Buzzers : BEES
67. High bridge card : HONOR
68. Talk back to : SASS
1. "Get ___ on yourself!" : AGRIP
2. Sluggard's sin : SLOTH
3. Share with the church : TITHE
4. Green liqueur : ABSINTHE
5. Angler's gear : TACKLE
6. Nanjing nanny : AMAH
7. Flexible mineral : MICA
8. Like some textbook publishing : ELHI
9. Item of 5-Down : REEL
10. Overshoe : GALOSH
11. Lode load : ORE
12. Card player's shout : GIN
13. Like all primes but one : ODD
21. Kabuki kin : NOH
22. 1920's chief justice : TAFT
25. Put darts into, as a garment : TAPER
26. Singer Hayes : ISAAC
27. Carries on : RANTS
29. The Andes, e.g. : CHAIN
30. Start to go? : HARDG
31. Speck on a map : ISLET
32. Rock's Brian : ENO
33. Characters in cels : TOONS
34. Patriots' Day month : APRIL
35. Approximately : CIRCA
39. Middle of the second century : CLI
40. Early shows : MATINEES
42. Hence : ERGO
45. Relishes : ENJOYS
46. Game one : OPENER
47. H+, e.g. : ION
50. 1965 march city : SELMA
51. Dutch treats? : EDAMS
52. Units of force : DYNES
54. Talk (over) : HASH
55. Expanding grp. : NATO
56. Ollie's human friend : FRAN
57. "The Mikado" character : KOKO
58. Flow's partner : EBB
59. "The Hustler" prop : CUE
60. Ground breaker : HOE

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