New York Times, Monday, January 26, 2009

Author: Timothy Powell and Nancy Salomon
Editor: Will Shortz
Timothy Powell
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Nancy Salomon
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1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {Q} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Powell. This is puzzle # 183 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Bother persistently : NAGAT
6. Airing : ONTV
10. Zilch : NADA
14. Lots of screaming and shouting : FUROR
15. Gleeful giggle : HEHE
16. Plow team : OXEN
17. Distrustful : LEERY
18. Loretta of "M*A*S*H" : SWIT
19. Alda of "M*A*S*H" : ALAN
20. "Bad idea!" : LETSNOTGOTHERE
23. Archibald or Thurmond of the N.B.A. : NATE
24. His and ___ : HERS
25. 6-1, 3-6 and 7-5, in tennis : SETS
27. Race, as an engine : REV
30. Sunken ship's locale : SEABED
34. "Oh!" in Österreich : ACH
35. Steps between floors : STAIR
37. "My sweetie" in a 1957 hit for the Bobbettes : MRLEE
38. "Bad idea!" : YOUMUSTBEJOKING
41. "___ River" (song from "Show Boat") : OLMAN
42. Passover meal : SEDER
43. Hush-hush org. : NSA
44. Offer advice from around a card table : KIBITZ
46. Barfly : SOT
47. Ice cream brand : EDYS
48. Babe in the woods : NAIF
50. Cornerstone abbr. : ESTD
52. "Bad idea!" : IDIDNTHEARTHAT
58. Couturier Christian : DIOR
59. Elaborate April fool : HOAX
60. Hall's singing partner : OATES
62. Are, in Argentina : ESTA
63. "You're something ___!" : ELSE
64. Center Shaquille : ONEAL
65. Kind of carpet : SHAG
66. Woodwind item : REED
67. Bothersome : PESKY
1. Org. for Patriots and Packers : NFL
2. Jean who wrote "The Clan of the Cave Bear" : AUEL
3. Gardener's gift : GREENTHUMB
4. Arterial trunks : AORTAS
5. Romantic rendezvous : TRYST
6. Very : OHSO
7. Small salamander : NEWT
8. Chicken piece : THIGH
9. Presidential noes : VETOES
10. Two-by-two vessel : NOAHSARK
11. Car bar : AXLE
12. Letter starter : DEAR
13. One of the Brontë sisters : ANNE
21. "Phooey!" : NERTS
22. Cause of a low Richter reading : TREMOR
25. Give the go-ahead : SAYOK
26. Undercooked meat danger : ECOLI
28. Has dinner : EATS
29. Aura, informally : VIBES
31. Social arrangements that don't always work out : BLINDDATES
32. ___-weensy : EENSY
33. Edgar who painted ballerinas : DEGAS
35. Beachgoer's acquisition : SUNTAN
36. Work over : REDO
39. Central street : MAINDRAG
40. Shortstop Derek : JETER
45. Instrument with 30+ strings : ZITHER
47. Flammable gas : ETHANE
49. Cello feature : FHOLE
51. Bend to go through a doorway, say ... or what may be in front of the door : STOOP
52. Fateful day in March : IDES
53. Satellite signal receiver : DISH
54. Letter after theta : IOTA
55. Lighten, as a burden : EASE
56. Pink-slipped : AXED
57. Wood for shipbuilding : TEAK
61. Wily : SLY

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