New York Times, Tuesday, May 6, 2003

Author: Karen M. Tracey
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen M. Tracey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Athens rival : SPARTA
7. Power glitch : SURGE
12. One-dimensional : LINEAR
13. Best of the best : CHOICEST
17. Basements' opposites : ATTICS
18. Surpasses in slyness : OUTFOXES
19. "Wow!" : THINKOFTHAT
21. Corp. bigwig : CEO
22. Loudness units : SONES
23. Decorative jugs : EWERS
25. On vacation : OFF
28. Its cap. is Sydney : NSW
29. Alpine call : YODEL
31. Strike back, say : REACT
33. Wheel's center : HUB
34. "M*A*S*H" star : ALDA
37. "Wow!" : CANYOUBELIEVEIT
41. Env. abbreviation : ATTN
42. Send via phone line : FAX
43. Salami choice : GENOA
44. Chico's "ciao" : ADIOS
46. From ___ Z : ATO
48. Explosive inits. : TNT
49. Pine exudation : RESIN
51. Magnet for a moth : FLAME
53. Cereal grain : OAT
54. "Wow!" : JUSTIMAGINE
60. War crimes trier : TRIBUNAL
62. Win the heart of : ENAMOR
63. Completely surround : ENCIRCLE
64. It may be vinyl or aluminum : SIDING
65. Little laugh : TEHEE
66. Takes a nibble of : TASTES
1. Blind strip : SLAT
2. Central part : PITH
3. Opposed to : ANTI
4. Jockey's straps : REINS
5. Supplement, as a bill : TACKONTO
6. Acts investigated by insurance companies : ARSONS
7. Highlanders, e.g. : SCOTS
8. "Nah!" : UHUH
9. "The Godfather" composer Nino ___ : ROTA
10. Supertalented : GIFTED
11. Environmental prefix : ECO
14. "Wow!" : EXCELLENT
15. Palm reader, e.g. : SEER
16. General ___ chicken (Chinese dish) : TSOS
20. Not a lot : FEW
24. Use a loom : WEAVE
25. Killer whale : ORCA
26. Accomplishment : FEAT
27. "Wow!" : FANTASTIC
29. Bald Brynner : YUL
30. Kimono tie : OBI
32. Singer Lauper : CYNDI
33. Witch's work : HEX
35. Singer Celine : DION
36. Rat-___ : ATAT
38. ET carrier : UFO
39. Some undergrad degs. : BAS
40. "I" problem? : EGOMANIA
45. Do harm to : INJURE
46. Actress MacGraw : ALI
47. Least wild : TAMEST
49. Superficial teaching method : ROTE
50. Bring in : EARN
51. N.J. city near the George Washington Br. : FTLEE
52. "Zounds!" : EGADS
55. Not up or down, as a stock price: Abbr. : UNCH
56. Shopper's lure : SALE
57. Not genuine: Abbr. : IMIT
58. Zero : NONE
59. Work units : ERGS
61. Took the bait : BIT

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