New York Times, Tuesday, February 5, 2002

Author: Alan J. Weiss
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Jay Weiss
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FQ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Weiss. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
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1. Tel ___ : AVIV
5. Sired, biblically : BEGAT
10. Hits with phaser fire : ZAPS
14. Ankle-showing skirt : MIDI
15. Play ___ in (be involved with) : AROLE
16. Quod ___ faciendum : ERAT
17. Folk singer Burl : IVES
18. Suppress : SITON
19. Indian music : RAGA
20. Critique roughly and unfairly : DOAHATCHETJOBON
23. Cryptologic grp. : NSA
24. "Fat chance!" : HAH
25. Increase the price of at auction : BIDUP
28. $$$ provider : ATM
31. Ideal for dieters : NOCAL
35. Web address ender : EDU
36. Destination from Dover : CALAIS
39. Press : URGE
40. Harbor personal motives : HAVEANAXTOGRIND
43. Extent : AREA
44. Covetous : GREEDY
45. Actress Tilly : MEG
46. Hardly modern : RETRO
48. "___ Miniver" : MRS
49. "Touched By an Angel" star Della : REESE
51. Unruly head of hair : MOP
53. German name starter : VON
54. Gulf war weapon : TOMAHAWKMISSILE
63. Five-star Bradley : OMAR
64. Run on a bank : PANIC
65. A party to : INON
66. Like some amateurs : RANK
67. Indicator of freshness, perhaps : AROMA
68. June celebrant : GRAD
69. 80's rock band from Australia : INXS
70. Ed Norton's workplace : SEWER
71. Beatty and Buntline : NEDS
1. In the thick of : AMID
2. In ___ (type of fertilization) : VIVO
3. Inspiration : IDEA
4. The Preserver, in Hinduism : VISHNU
5. "Enough, Enrico!" : BASTA
6. Speedskater Heiden : ERIC
7. Early Black Sea settler : GOTH
8. Burn healer : ALOE
9. Metric portion : TENTH
10. Blastoff time : ZEROHOUR
11. Resident of 55-Down : ARAB
12. When repeated, a Samoan city : PAGO
13. "South Park" kid : STAN
21. Org. that shelters strays : ASPCA
22. Feb.'s predecessor : JAN
25. "The View" co-host Joy : BEHAR
26. "Do ___?" (words of indecision) : IDARE
27. Comforter : DUVET
28. It might scream after being tripped : ALARM
29. Internal Revenue Service, e.g. : TAXER
30. Small arachnids : MITES
32. Fiction genre : CRIME
33. "___ of God" (1985 film) : AGNES
34. Precarious perch : LEDGE
37. "The Ice Storm" director Lee : ANG
38. Outfield surface : SOD
41. Sets aside (for) : EARMARKS
42. Spinning toys : GYROS
47. "How exciting!" : OOH
50. Naval standard : ENSIGN
52. Dads : PAPAS
53. "The ___ of Wakefield" : VICAR
54. 3-D figures : TORI
55. Muscat is its capital : OMAN
56. Kind of cat : MANX
57. Ending with hard or soft : WARE
58. Be wise to : KNOW
59. Quiet type? : MIME
60. Concerning : INRE
61. Amount of work : LOAD
62. Goes no further : ENDS

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