New York Times, Tuesday, August 26, 2003

Author: Richard Hughes
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Hughes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQUV} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. Hughes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Cows and sows : SHES
5. Coarse file : RASP
9. Four-alarmer, e.g. : BLAZE
14. Lt.'s superior : CAPT
15. "Dies ___" : IRAE
16. Raring to go : EAGER
17. To boot : ALSO
18. Muses count : NINE
19. Wield, as influence : EXERT
20. Get angry, as a mechanic? : BLOWAGASKET
23. Buck's mate : DOE
24. Mother of Dionysus : SEMELE
25. "Do the Right Thing" pizzeria : SALS
27. City near Provo : OREM
30. Play time : RECESS
34. Houston athlete : ASTRO
38. Bakery buy : TART
40. "Garfield" dog : ODIE
41. Get angry, as a bicyclist? : FLYOFFTHEHANDLE
44. Wholly absorbed : RAPT
45. Like hen's teeth : RARE
46. Jennifer of "Flashdance" : BEALS
47. "The Lion in Winter" star : OTOOLE
49. Actress Lanchester : ELSA
51. Make over : REDO
53. When mastodons disappeared : ICEAGE
58. Grp. with students' interests at heart : PTA
61. Get angry, as a missile designer? : GOBALLISTIC
64. Arrival at a refinery : OILER
66. Estrada of "CHiPs" : ERIK
67. Bumping one's head on the ceiling, say : TALL
68. Impolite look : STARE
69. A few : SOME
70. First name in scat : ELLA
71. Yankees manager Joe : TORRE
72. 50's British P.M. Anthony : EDEN
73. Take a load off : REST
1. Strike breakers : SCABS
2. Oscar-winning Berry : HALLE
3. English racing town : EPSOM
4. "Uncle Tom's Cabin" author : STOWE
5. Horseshoes score : RINGER
6. It might hit the high notes : ARIA
7. ___ souci : SANS
8. Sneaks a look : PEEKS
9. Popular VW : BEETLE
10. Left Coast airport letters : LAX
11. Old : AGED
12. Round number? : ZERO
13. Old Harper's Bazaar artist : ERTE
21. Distant : ALOOF
22. You're on it : EARTH
26. Serving with tea : SCONE
28. Suffix with oper- : ETTA
29. Olympic skier Phil : MAHRE
31. Early Icelandic literature : EDDA
32. Place to dust : SILL
33. Matches, as a wager : SEES
34. Big do : AFRO
35. Bed support : SLAT
36. Keyboard slip : TYPO
37. Turbine part : ROTOR
39. Walk like a sot : REEL
42. A Corleone son : FREDO
43. Old adders : ABACI
48. 4-Down's Simon : LEGREE
50. Smooth and soft : SILKEN
52. Beyond pudgy : OBESE
54. Fragrant substance : ESTER
55. Dickens title opener : ATALE
56. Breathers? : GILLS
57. Brilliance : ECLAT
58. Drop in the mail : POST
59. Former Yugoslav leader : TITO
60. Winged : ALAR
62. Noted A.L. shortstop, for short : AROD
63. Drink garnish : LIME
65. Blow it : ERR

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