New York Times, Monday, February 26, 2001

Author: Norma Steinberg
Editor: Will Shortz
Norma Steinberg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 50 for Ms. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2001, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Head over heels (over) : GAGA
5. Library microfilm : FICHE
10. "Swiss Family Robinson" peaks : ALPS
14. "Jeopardy!" host Trebek : ALEX
15. Pewter or brass : ALLOY
16. With 28-Down, Abe Lincoln's bride : MARY
17. Sheet of ice : FLOE
18. Two-door car : COUPE
19. Soothsayer's clue : OMEN
20. A long way (off) : FAR
21. Signals farewell at the beach? : WAVESBYEBYE
23. Fencing call : ENGARDE
25. Steal from : ROB
26. The shallowest Great Lake : ERIE
27. Free rider : STOWAWAY
32. Under siege : BESET
34. Grumpy expression : SCOWL
35. Actor Wallach : ELI
36. "If only things had turned out different!" : ALAS
37. Ballot parts that may be hanging : CHADS
38. "Quit it!" : STOP
39. Prohibit : BAN
40. Cattle identifier : BRAND
41. Earring sites : LOBES
42. Human look-alikes : ANDROIDS
44. Helix : COIL
45. Long-distance letters : ATT
46. Bishop, e.g. : PRELATE
49. Rule about open meetings at the beach? : SUNSHINELAW
54. Nothing : NIL
55. Like many a DeMille film : EPIC
56. ___ the Barbarian : CONAN
57. 32-card card game : SKAT
58. Sicilian peak : ETNA
59. When the mouse ran down the clock : ATONE
60. Prefix with space : AERO
61. Office wagering : POOL
62. Comes in last : LOSES
63. Jazzman Kenton : STAN
1. Blunder : GAFFE
2. Poe's middle name : ALLAN
3. Author at the beach? : GEORGESAND
4. Paul Bunyan's tool : AXE
5. Veneer : FACADE
6. Gershwin's "The Man ___" : ILOVE
7. Sleuth's find : CLUE
8. Beer ingredient : HOPS
9. They may be penciled in : EYEBROWS
10. One-celled being : AMOEBA
11. Easter entree : LAMB
12. The hunted : PREY
13. "Auld Lang ___" : SYNE
21. Scribbled, old-style : WRIT
22. Long, dismal cry : YOWL
24. God of war : ARES
27. Reads, as a bar code : SCANS
28. See 16-Across : TODD
29. Party pooper at the beach? : WETBLANKET
30. Skin lotion ingredient : ALOE
31. Small dogs' cries : YIPS
32. "Ali ___ and the 40 Thieves" : BABA
33. Verve : ELAN
34. Fish that swims upstream : SHAD
37. All-important : CRITICAL
38. Make dirty : SOIL
40. Opposite of neither : BOTH
41. Theater chain founder Marcus : LOEW
43. Scamp : RASCAL
44. Building machines : CRANES
46. 747, e.g. : PLANE
47. Beauty's crown : TIARA
48. Rocker ___ John : ELTON
49. Ooze : SEEP
50. ___ no good : UPTO
51. Boy, in Bogot√° : NINO
52. Say ___ (refuse) : NOTO
53. Grandson of Adam : ENOS
57. Carrier to Sweden : SAS

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