New York Times, Tuesday, March 11, 2003

Author: Janice M. Putney
Editor: Will Shortz
Janice M. Putney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQWXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 5 for Ms. Putney. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Muddy up : ROIL
5. Fiber-___ cable : OPTIC
10. Vaulted area : APSE
14. Old Dodge : OMNI
15. Wells ___ : FARGO
16. Envelope closer : SEAL
17. Training in microscope use? : MAGNIFYINGCLASS
20. Primping : PREENING
21. "Steppenwolf" author : HESSE
22. 90° from ESE : NNE
23. Elisabeth of "Leaving Las Vegas" : SHUE
25. Ripken Jr. surpassed him : GEHRIG
29. Mad rush : STAMPEDE
33. Big drink? : OCEAN
34. Bearded farm animal : GOAT
35. Fraternity members : MEN
36. Taking an arctic vacation? : GOINGFORTHECOLD
40. Timeworn : OLD
41. Museo contents : ARTE
42. Caffè ___ : LATTE
43. Times to play or relax : LEISURES
46. Butter or oleo : SPREAD
47. School on the Thames : ETON
48. Kingston Trio hit, 1959 : MTA
49. Hotpoint competitor : AMANA
52. Enters : GOESINTO
57. Why some people move to Massachusetts? : FORTHELOVEOFCOD
60. Crowd noise : ROAR
61. River of Rome : TIBER
62. Taxi charge : FARE
63. Nothing but : ONLY
64. Some murder mystery suspects : HEIRS
65. Tibetan bovines : YAKS
1. Cavort : ROMP
2. Actor Sharif : OMAR
3. "Bus Stop" playwright : INGE
4. Field of work : LINE
5. In the ___ (soon to come) : OFFING
6. John of "Miracle on 34th Street" : PAYNE
7. H.S. math : TRIG
8. Engine starter: Abbr. : IGN
9. Gear part : COG
10. Dead to the world : ASLEEP
11. Potpie ingredients : PEAS
12. Mouth off to : SASS
13. Otherwise : ELSE
18. Scorecard division : INNING
19. Pal : CHUM
23. Washington, for one : STATE
24. "What ___ God wrought?" : HATH
25. "Taras Bulba" author : GOGOL
26. Place to learn en français : ECOLE
27. Swiss miss of literature : HEIDI
28. Managed : RAN
29. Puts into piles : SORTS
30. Ham it up : EMOTE
31. Triangular tract : DELTA
32. Pulled the plug on : ENDED
34. Bridge expert Charles : GOREN
37. Casino game : FARO
38. Rio Grande city : ELPASO
39. Garage contents : CAR
44. "Halt!" caller : SENTRY
45. The Beehive State : UTAH
46. Beef on the hoof : STEERS
48. Van company : MOVER
49. Bushy do : AFRO
50. Phobos, to Mars : MOON
51. Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
52. Mongolian desert : GOBI
53. Far from certain : IFFY
54. Final Four org. : NCAA
55. Peter of the Monkees : TORK
56. Pindar volume : ODES
58. Biblical suffix : ETH
59. Fanciful story : LIE

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