New York Times, Tuesday, October 18, 2005

Author: Jay Leatherman
Editor: Will Shortz
Jay Leatherman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJKZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Leatherman. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. ___ Brockovich, Julia Roberts title role : ERIN
5. Mex. misses : SRTAS
10. Tom, Dick or Harry : NAME
14. 1998 N.L. M.V.P. from Chicago : SOSA
15. Sports hiree : COACH
16. Sen. Bayh of Indiana : EVAN
17. See 35-Across : QUITDAYDREAMING
20. Ladies of Lisbon : SENHORAS
21. Crowbar, e.g. : LEVER
22. "I've Got ___ in Kalamazoo" : AGAL
23. Soccer ___ : MOMS
25. See 35-Across : DONTBESONAIVE
30. Geniuses' group : MENSA
31. 12/24 or 12/31 : EVE
32. Golfer Ballesteros : SEVE
34. Samuel's teacher : ELI
35. This puzzle's theme, succinctly : GETREAL
39. Gen-___ (boomer's kid) : XER
40. Shakespeare's stream : AVON
42. Hood's gun : GAT
43. Rhone tributary : ISERE
45. See 35-Across : ENOUGHALREADY
49. Cold war inits. : USSR
50. "___ No Mountain High Enough" (1970 #1 hit) : AINT
51. Underground Railroad user : SLAVE
54. Least drunk : SOBEREST
58. See 35-Across : COMEDOWNTOEARTH
61. Follower of inter or et : ALIA
62. "Marat/Sade" playwright : WEISS
63. Statement to a judge : PLEA
64. Chicken cordon ___ : BLEU
65. Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
66. Teamster's rig : SEMI
1. A.B.A. members' titles : ESQS
2. Lecherous sort : ROUE
3. "Beauty ___ the eye ?" : ISIN
4. Famous name in hot dogs : NATHANS
5. Japanese beetle, e.g. : SCARAB
6. Isle ___ National Park : ROYALE
7. Small amounts : TADS
8. 90° from down: Abbr. : ACR
9. Any ship : SHE
10. Unbeatable foe : NEMESIS
11. Tel ___, Israel : AVIV
12. Luxuriant locks : MANE
13. M.I.T. grad., often : ENGR
18. Bowser's identification : DOGTAG
19. Diva Gluck : ALMA
23. "Outta my way!" : MOVE
24. Prime S.S.S. classification : ONEA
25. Probe, with "into" : DELVE
26. Bagel choice : ONION
27. Major mattress maker : SERTA
28. Nettled : VEXED
29. Each's companion : EVERY
30. "___ culpa" : MEA
33. Bard's before : ERE
36. Soufflé needs : EGGS
37. Asian goat : TAHR
38. Holder of claimed property : LIENEE
41. ___ riche : NOUVEAU
44. Persian governors : SATRAPS
46. Hand-me-down : USED
47. Supposed founder of Taoism : LAOTSE
48. Nucleic acid sugar : RIBOSE
51. Strike defier : SCAB
52. Vegetate : LOLL
53. Gallic girlfriend : AMIE
54. Fit of pique : SNIT
55. Creator of Perry and Della : ERLE
56. Goblet feature : STEM
57. Bangkok native : THAI
59. Have a tab : OWE
60. Jazz's Montgomery : WES

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