New York Times, Thursday, October 6, 2005

Author: Daniel C. Bryant
Editor: Will Shortz
Daniel C. Bryant
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JKQVX} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Bryant. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Pepperdine University site : MALIBU
7. "___ little spice to your life" : ADDA
11. Rotund : FAT
14. 1950 Asimov classic : IROBOT
15. You name it : NOUN
16. Blood-type letters : ABO
17. Each animal has one in "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" : STANZA
18. Crux : GIST
19. Excessively : TOO
20. Shakespearean bird call : OHWUTTIHWUT
23. Devils and Angels, e.g. : TEAMS
27. Highest score in baccarat : NINE
28. Many an office has one : OATH
29. Forearm part : ULNA
30. Learns : ABSORBS
32. "Laughed myself silly!" : TOOHATAHW
34. National Poetry Month : APRIL
38. Set of advantages : UPSIDE
39. National airline of Afghanistan : ARIANA
40. Request on a memo from the boss : SEEME
41. Advice of patience : TUOTITIAW
44. Like some chest pain : ANGINAL
46. X ___ xylophone : ASIN
47. Engrave : ETCH
50. Ones making pantry raids? : ANTS
51. They usually have two runners on : SLEDS
52. Radar's hometown, in "M*A*S*H" : AWOIAWMUTTO
55. Kind of tax : SIN
56. Been in bed : LAIN
57. Officially choose : ANOINT
62. Epilogue : END
63. Prong : TINE
64. Item literally useful in reading the answers to 20-, 32-, 41- and 52-Across : MIRROR
65. Late July birth : LEO
66. Linear : ONED
67. Nutso : SCREWY
1. Start to take? : MIS
2. ___ nouveau : ART
3. Mauna ___ : LOA
4. ___ Saud, founder of Saudi Arabia : IBN
5. Yahoos : BOZOS
6. Jazz venue : UTAH
7. Worry : ANGUISH
8. "Stop procrastinating!" : DOITNOW
9. Close pitch : DUSTER
10. No pro : ANTI
11. Islamic declaration : FATWA
12. "It's ___ time!" : ABOUT
13. Kind of fairy : TOOTH
21. N.Y. Liberty's org. : WNBA
22. Ward site : HOSPITAL
23. Ballet apparel : TUTUS
24. Sneak off : ELOPE
25. Win by ___ : ANOSE
26. Dolphinfish : MAHIMAHI
30. Grazed : ATE
31. Italian port : BARI
33. Yemeni port : ADEN
35. Bring up : RAISE
36. Grants-___ : INAID
37. Many yards : LAWNS
39. Azores locale: Abbr. : ATL
41. Bolivian underground? : TINMINE
42. Off-key : UNTUNED
43. Kiln : OAST
45. "Sir ___ and the Green Knight" : GAWAIN
47. Oil holder : EASEL
48. Rope : TWINE
49. Unit in a multiunit building : CONDO
51. Seattle athlete, briefly : SONIC
53. Low woman : ALTO
54. Scot's tops : TAMS
58. Legendary stick figure : ORR
59. Eng. neighbor : IRE
60. Feminist org. since 1966 : NOW
61. "___ me!" : TRY

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