New York Times, Tuesday, June 11, 2002

Author: Nancy Kavanaugh
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Kavanaugh
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 8 for Ms. Kavanaugh. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2002, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Lady's shoe : PUMP
5. Diamond measure : CARAT
10. Prefix with legal : PARA
14. Phone button below the 7 : STAR
15. Egg-shaped : OVATE
16. Lighted sign : EXIT
17. Delhi wrap : SARI
18. Information-gathering mission : RECON
19. Gin flavoring : SLOE
20. Wall Street Journal beat : THESTOCKMARKET
23. Many a legal holiday: Abbr. : MON
24. Bill-blocking vote : NAY
25. Sapporo sash : OBI
28. Spoon-___ : FED
30. Part of a play : ACT
31. Call to Bo-peep : BAA
34. Macintosh and others : COMPUTERSYSTEMS
38. Deep sleep : COMA
39. Luau dish : POI
40. Fly traps : WEBS
41. Those not on the guest list : UNINVITEDPEOPLE
46. King: Lat. : REX
47. Fire remnant : ASH
48. Stud site : EAR
49. Things that go together : SET
50. To's reverse : FRO
51. Chest protector? : RIB
53. What 20-, 34- and 41-Across have in common : THEYMIGHTCRASH
61. Photographed : SHOT
62. Newsman Newman : EDWIN
63. One for the road : AUTO
64. Keokuk's home : IOWA
65. Chaucer pilgrim : REEVE
66. Diver Louganis : GREG
67. Legally invalid : NULL
68. Not so crazy : SANER
69. What fellers need : SAWS
1. "Hey, you!" : PSST
2. D-Day beachhead : UTAH
3. Filly's mother : MARE
4. Spectrum creator : PRISM
5. Princess topper : CORONET
6. ___ plaisir : AVEC
7. Billiard hall item : RACK
8. Proton's place : ATOM
9. Period of occupancy : TENANCY
10. Annoying, as a gnat : PESKY
11. Wheel connector : AXLE
12. Side-splitter : RIOT
13. Polished off : ATE
21. Soy product : TOFU
22. "Darn it!" : RATS
25. Come about : OCCUR
26. Wilderness Road blazer : BOONE
27. Blend : IMMIX
29. Pool measure : DEPTH
30. In reserve : ASIDE
31. Sounds from R2-D2 : BEEPS
32. Stroll along : AMBLE
33. Good thing : ASSET
35. Zero-star review : PAN
36. Fish eggs : ROE
37. It's "company" : TWO
42. Diversify : VARY
43. Certain similar chemical compounds : ISOMERS
44. Burns, to Allen : PARTNER
45. ___ the Red : ERIC
50. Of the unborn : FETAL
52. Acts the blowhard : BRAGS
53. Biblical pronoun : THOU
54. Vigorous protest : HOWL
55. Creative spark : IDEA
56. Verdon of "Damn Yankees" : GWEN
57. Honeycombed home : HIVE
58. Atmosphere : AURA
59. Ragout or burgoo : STEW
60. Takes most of : HOGS
61. Pride or lust : SIN

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