New York Times, Friday, May 23, 2003

Author: Dave Tuller
Editor: Will Shortz
Dave Tuller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Tuller. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Wearing shorts, say : BARELEGGED
11. Count, perhaps : PEER
15. It was outlawed in the 19th century : SLAVETRADE
16. Title girl in the first Beatles album : ANNA
17. Become #1 : TAKECHARGE
18. Part of instructions : STEP
19. Concerning : ANENT
20. Wolves and others : PREDATORS
22. Sign of laryngitis : RASP
23. Did a farrier's work : SHOD
24. "___ all you want ..." : LAUGH
25. St. Gotthard Tunnel passes through one : ALP
27. At most : TOPS
29. Kvass ingredient : RYE
30. Frequent target of car break-ins : STEREO
33. Prefix with market : EURO
34. Grandpa Simpson on "The Simpsons" : ABE
35. Word for the wise? : MOT
36. Do poorly : AIL
38. Big publisher in science fiction : TOR
39. Piece : GAT
40. Space on a deposit slip: Abbr. : AMT
41. Insincere, in a way : GLIB
43. Electromagnetic wave amplifiers : MASERS
45. Diet-based meas. : RDA
46. Where Kalinin was pres. : USSR
47. ___ mission : ONA
48. Pith helmet : TOPEE
50. Mix thoroughly : TOSS
52. Satyr, slangily : LECH
56. Fear-induced reaction : COLDSWEAT
58. Certain newspaper section : METRO
59. Asia's Trans ___ range : ALAI
60. Who said "Sex is the biggest nothing of all time" : ANDYWARHOL
62. Geom. figure : RECT
63. Sorbet alternative : ITALIANICE
64. Colors : DYES
65. Dr. Seuss title : FOXINSOCKS
1. Rigel, for one : BSTAR
2. "32 Flavors" singer Davis : ALANA
3. Casanova and Don Juan : RAKES
4. How some golfers shoot a round : EVENPAR
5. Prof.'s class : LECT
6. Bygone letter : ETH
7. Show visually : GRAPH
8. Strangle : GARROTE
9. Barely beat : EDGEDOUT
10. Act : DEED
11. It may come in ribbons : PASTA
12. Followers : ENTOURAGE
13. Athlete's snack : ENERGYBAR
14. Bad records : RAPSHEETS
21. Miss Congeniality, e.g. : ALSORAN
23. Plunder : SPOILS
26. Major ___ : LEAGUES
28. Parts of an ad campaign : PROMOS
30. Key substitute : SMARTCARD
31. #1 hit for the Kingston Trio : TOMDOOLEY
32. Companion of the Wild Bunch : ETTAPLACE
37. Heed : LISTENTO
42. Tree hewer : BROADAX
44. Italian seaport : SALERNO
49. Changes made to a manuscript : EDITS
51. Cuneiform markers : STYLI
53. Standard : ETHIC
54. Nonsense, slangily : CROCK
55. Swiss features : HOLES
57. Ragamuffin : WAIF
58. "Serpico" author : MAAS
61. Something in the plus column : WIN

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