New York Times, Tuesday, January 13, 2004

Author: M. Francis Vuolo
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Vuolo
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Vuolo. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bongo or conga : DRUM
5. Bellhop's burden : BAG
8. Integra maker : ACURA
13. Diarist Frank : ANNE
14. Concert halls : ODEA
16. "Vacancy" sign site : MOTEL
17. Star of 59-Across : MALCOLMMCDOWELL
20. Got 100 on : ACED
21. Extinct bird : MOA
22. Brazilian hot spot : RIO
23. Director of 59-Across : STANLEYKUBRICK
27. Pampering, briefly : TLC
28. Olive ___ : OYL
29. Saragossa's river : EBRO
30. Circusgoers' sounds : OOHS
32. Understand : GET
34. "___ Irish Rose" : ABIES
38. Music featured in 59-Across : BEETHOVENSNINTH
42. English assignment : ESSAY
43. Slangy refusal : NAH
44. Classic soda brand : NEHI
45. Tiff : SPAT
48. PBS funder : NEA
50. III, to Jr. : SON
51. Author of 59-Across : ANTHONYBURGESS
56. A.F.L. merger partner : CIO
57. Suffix with Peking : ESE
58. "___ #1!" : WERE
59. Theme of this puzzle, with "A" : CLOCKWORKORANGE
65. Like bell-bottoms, nowadays : RETRO
66. Claudius's successor : NERO
67. Highlander : SCOT
68. Bus. aides : ASSTS
69. Little bit : TAD
70. Fair-hiring org. : EEOC
1. River regulator : DAM
2. Genetic stuff : RNA
3. Opens, as a gate : UNLATCHES
4. Hajji's destination : MECCA
5. Proceed à la Captain Kirk? : BOLDLYGO
6. Nimitz or Halsey: Abbr. : ADM
7. Glittering, like a diamond : GEMMY
8. Latin 101 verb : AMO
9. It's no bull : COW
10. Wombs : UTERI
11. Archaeologist's find : RELIC
12. Free of problems : ALLOK
15. "Have ___ and a smile" (old slogan) : ACOKE
18. Wine: Prefix : OENO
19. Paint crudely : DAUB
23. Plumlike fruits : SLOES
24. Mtn. stat : ELEV
25. Fiber source : BRAN
26. Radio personality ___ Quivers : ROBIN
27. Repeated words in a famous soliloquy : TOBE
31. Narc's discovery : STASH
33. Hamilton's bill : TEN
35. Fundamentally : INESSENCE
36. Group values : ETHOS
37. Tibia's locale : SHIN
39. Doc's needle : HYPO
40. Half an Orkan farewell : NANU
41. Forest name : SHERWOOD
46. From the top : ANEW
47. Ex-champ Mike : TYSON
49. Antiquing agent : AGER
51. Capital of Ghana : ACCRA
52. Frasier's brother : NILES
53. Whistle blasts : TOOTS
54. Special Forces cap : BERET
55. Wipe clean : ERASE
60. PC component : CRT
61. Ring victories, for short : KOS
62. Malay Peninsula's Isthmus of ___ : KRA
63. Gloppy stuff : GOO
64. List ender : ETC

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