New York Times, Saturday, February 19, 2005

Author: Brad Wilber
Editor: Will Shortz
Brad Wilber
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 27 Missing: {FJQXYZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Wilber. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Long, narrow cloud : MARESTAIL
10. Symbol of life : ANKH
14. Tough thing to master at the Masters : AMENCORNER
16. Island do : LUAU
17. Scuola di San Rocco muralist : TINTORETTO
18. Legal speeders, for short : EMTS
19. Global positioning meas. : LAT
20. They look for a good body : WINETASTERS
22. End notes? : OBIT
24. Digital file holder: Abbr. : CDR
25. Pet : DEARIE
26. Microwave button : CLEAR
28. Accessory for Wonder Woman : TIARA
30. Groove-billed ___ : ANI
31. Green emcee : KERMIT
33. College student's option : MEALPLAN
35. Spanish pronoun : ESAS
37. Identifying mark : SCAR
38. Effervesces : SPARKLES
42. It's hard to understand : ENIGMA
46. Corner piece : ELL
47. "No kidding" : IKNOW
49. Serfs of old : ESNES
50. Remedial agents : SALVES
52. Symbol of deficit : RED
54. Something to scale, in Somme : MONT
55. 1979 Broadway musical that celebrated old-style vaudeville : SUGARBABIES
58. One that's tired? : CAR
59. Big star, say : IDOL
60. Teatro dal Verme premiere of 1892 : IPAGLIACCI
62. Impatient person's dread : LINE
63. Make it legal : GETHITCHED
64. Verb with vous : ETES
65. Tables or shelves : SETSASIDE
1. Fictional defense attorney : MATLOCK
2. Not at all sour : AMIABLE
3. One living on investment income : RENTIER
4. Med. focus : ENT
5. Bulk transporter : SCOW
6. Like most washers : TORIC
7. "The Origins of Totalitarianism" author : ARENDT
8. Gap : INTERIM
9. Leon with three Super Bowl rings : LETT
10. Comic strip queen : ALETA
11. Figure : NUMERAL
12. "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" maiden : KATRINA
13. Noted capture of 2003 : HUSSEIN
15. Drag, e.g. : ROADRACE
21. Navigational route : SEALANE
23. One good at breaking : TAMER
27. Not as certain : RISKIER
29. Robert Louis Stevenson's "___ Triplex" : AES
32. Blusters : TALKSBIG
34. Periscope part : PRISM
36. One of 100: Abbr. : SEN
38. Permanently attached, as a barnacle : SESSILE
39. Enthusiastic approval : PLAUDIT
40. Spent : ALLGONE
41. Potassium ___ (food preservative) : SORBATE
43. Trattoria dumplings : GNOCCHI
44. Rattled one's saber at : MENACED
45. In the saddle : ASTRIDE
48. Import : WEIGHT
51. Low points : VALES
53. Links locales : DELIS
56. Pithecologists' study : APES
57. ___ spell : SITA
61. Some are in windows: Abbr. : ACS

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