New York Times, Saturday, May 3, 2003

Author: John Scott Marrone
Editor: Will Shortz
John Scott Marrone
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 44 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Marrone. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Job, so to speak : HEIST
6. Part of a fin. portfolio : CDS
9. Really awful, in rap slang : ILLIN
14. Prefix with scope : ORTHO
15. Outcry : HUE
16. Simple : NAIVE
17. Prepares potatoes in a way : ESCALLOPS
19. Like some jackets : TWEED
20. WHO? : THREEYEAROLDS
22. Asteroid that Galileo flew by closely in 1993 : IDA
23. Muffler : MUTE
24. WHAT? : RUNFORTHEROSES
31. Period between blue moons : AGES
32. Grant source: Abbr. : NEA
33. Cricket position behind the wicketkeeper : SLIP
35. Relative of "Reverend" : SRI
36. Overcharge, slangily : STING
39. Body hugger : BRA
40. Stock stat : HIGH
42. Blue mountain ___ (goldenrod) : TEA
43. Hinds : DOES
44. WHERE? : CHURCHILLDOWNS
49. Don Juan, e.g. : ROUE
50. Communication problem : LAG
51. WHEN? : SATURDAYINMAY
57. "The Maids" playwright : GENET
58. Frozen : GLACIATED
60. What some British poetry has : METRE
61. Series of periods : EON
62. Wrap : STOLE
63. Lock : TRESS
64. Gas type: Abbr. : REG
65. Sarcastic question after a self-induced disaster : HAPPY
1. Cultivate : HOE
2. "Step the meek fowls where ___ they ranged": Emerson : ERST
3. Target for nails? : ITCH
4. Arab princes : SHARIFS
5. Spanish province or its capital : TOLEDO
6. Bok ___ : CHOY
7. Copy : DUPE
8. Opener? : SESAME
9. Altogether : INTOTO
10. Frontierlike : LAWLESS
11. Wasn't straight : LIED
12. "Funny Way of Laughin'" singer, 1962 : IVES
13. "Old Uncle" in a Stephen Foster song : NED
18. Masters : LEARNS
21. Visionary 1921 play : RUR
24. Spate : RASH
25. Language branch containing Hungarian : UGRIC
26. Sound at 44-Across, maybe : NEIGH
27. Lunar calendar event : TET
28. Its currency is the gourde : HAITI
29. Turning point? : ELBOW
30. Lola, in "Damn Yankees" : SIREN
34. Bridge option : PASS
37. First word of Dante's "Inferno" : NEL
38. From Paris, say : GALLIC
41. Sadists : HURTERS
43. Beliefs : DOGMATA
45. Circuits : ROUTES
46. Rotter : CUR
47. Gardening tool : HEDGER
48. Breakfast item : DANISH
51. One who might issue a warning : SEER
52. Payment at a table : ANTE
53. Softener : ALOE
54. Masculine side : YANG
55. Riding : ATOP
56. Outcry : YELP
57. Zulu, in the military: Abbr. : GMT
59. "Emerald Point N.A.S." actress : DEY

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