New York Times, Monday, November 15, 2004

Author: Alison Donald
Editor: Will Shortz
Alison Donald
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 40 Missing: {P} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Donald. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Frozen treats : ICES
5. Soothing cream : BALM
9. Cursed : SWORE
14. Chef's serving : DISH
15. Seller of his birthright, in Gen. 25 : ESAU
16. Hizzoner : MAYOR
17. ___'acte : ENTR
18. Flexible, electrically : ACDC
19. One with an amorous eye : OGLER
20. Hidden advantage : ACEINTHEHOLE
23. "___ Doone" (romance) : LORNA
24. Run-of-the-mill: Abbr. : ORD
25. Gentle ___ lamb : ASA
28. Lion, by tradition : KINGOFBEASTS
33. Maybes : IFS
36. Den : LAIR
37. Run for the ___ (Kentucky Derby) : ROSES
38. Shingle site : ROOF
40. Lady's title : MADAM
43. Singer Horne : LENA
44. Farm measures : ACRES
46. Dutch cheese : EDAM
48. Yo-yo or Gobot : TOY
49. 1950's-60's game show : QUEENFORADAY
53. Neighbor of Syr. : ISR
54. Second letter after epsilon : ETA
55. Dough leavener : YEAST
59. Start of a nursery rhyme : JACKBENIMBLE
63. Actress Kim : NOVAK
66. Hobbling : LAME
67. Israel's Abba : EBAN
68. Nitrous ___ (laughing gas) : OXIDE
69. Shade trees : ELMS
70. New Jersey hoopsters : NETS
71. Light sleeper : DOZER
72. Affirmative votes : YEAS
73. Understanding words : ISEE
1. Perfect : IDEAL
2. ___ de Mayo (Mexican holiday) : CINCO
3. Fragrant compound : ESTER
4. Psychiatrist, slangily : SHRINK
5. Regular drumming : BEAT
6. Author Sholem : ASCH
7. Put on board : LADE
8. Not quite all : MUCHOF
9. Burn without a flame : SMOLDER
10. What a worker earns : WAGE
11. Popeye's Olive ___ : OYL
12. Fish eggs : ROE
13. Mess up : ERR
21. It's on the tip of one's finger : NAIL
22. Globe : ORB
25. Winning smile, they say : ASSET
26. Dictation taker : STENO
27. Test mineralogically : ASSAY
29. "Platoon" setting : NAM
30. Actress Scala : GIA
31. Opposite of chaos : ORDER
32. Netscape's owner : AOL
33. Baghdad resident : IRAQI
34. Concentrate : FOCUS
35. More achy : SORER
39. Lawyer's charge : FEE
41. Letters on a toothpaste tube : ADA
42. Irate : MAD
45. Athletic shoe : SNEAKER
47. "___ help you?" : MAYI
50. Agcy. that promotes fair competition : FTC
51. Markswoman Annie : OAKLEY
52. Sana'a native : YEMENI
56. French clerics : ABBES
57. List of candidates : SLATE
58. Not relaxed : TENSE
59. Green gem : JADE
60. Hay bundle : BALE
61. Jane Austen heroine : EMMA
62. Loch ___ : NESS
63. Sign of approval : NOD
64. Losing tic-tac-toe line : OXO
65. Namely: Abbr. : VIZ

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