New York Times, Thursday, November 15, 2012

Author: Andrew Reynolds
Editor: Will Shortz
Andrew Reynolds
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Reynolds. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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1. ___ Day, annual celebration of 71-Across : ARBOR
6. Clooney's "ER" role : ROSS
10. El ___ : CID
13. Soul singer Bryson : PEABO
14. 1985 John Malkovich film : ELENI
16. A word with you : ARE
17. Cuts and pastes : EDITS
18. Supplement : ADDON
19. Org. that's a topic in "Bowling for Columbine" : NRA
20. "The Iron Lady" star, 2011 : STREEP
22. Bestowed : AWARDED
24. One of the majors : USOPEN
26. It's a wrap : FOIL
27. In the thick of : AMID
30. Called previously : NEE
31. Moves effortlessly : GLIDES
33. They may be dedicated to cyclists : LANES
35. "Per ___ ad astra" : ARDUA
37. Palindromic girl : AVA
38. "___ Wiedersehen" : AUF
39. Something thrown over the side of a boat : OAR
41. 911 responder: Abbr. : EMS
42. Moniker : TAG
43. Med. diagnostic : MRI
44. Photographer Adams : ANSEL
46. Animal in "The Lion King" : HYENA
48. Western conference name : BIGSKY
50. "Breaking Bad" airer : AMC
52. Round figs. : ESTS
53. Prayer pronoun : THEE
54. Sheep herders : CROOKS
56. Hero with a cape? : MATADOR
58. Like some Winter Olympics events : NORDIC
61. Athlete's wear, informally : UNI
62. One of the five major taste sensations : UMAMI
64. "Venus and the Cat" writer : AESOP
66. Sloth, e.g. : SIN
67. Wall Street worry : PANIC
68. Angel ___ : FALLS
69. Witchlike woman : HAG
70. Last Julio-Claudian emperor : NERO
71. There are six hidden in this puzzle in appropriate places : TREES
1. Donkey Kong, for one : APE
2. Boogeymen of 1950s politics : REDS
3. Trout's temptation : BAIT
4. Impose : OBTRUDE
5. Prize ring? : ROSES
6. Completes a magic trick, perhaps : REAPPEARS
7. Outdated : OLD
8. Body type : SEDAN
9. Persuade through razzle-dazzle : SNOW
10. Ticket information : CANDIDATES
11. Not applicable : IRRELEVANT
12. Out of electricity : DEAD
15. Lickety-split : INAFLASH
21. Long time : EON
23. Leader with a coat of arms showing three fleurs-de-lis : ROI
25. Always, poetically : EER
27. Gentle as ___ : ALAMB
28. French-speaking African land : MAURITANIA
29. Possible result of sectarianism : INFIGHTING
31. Orbit or Eclipse : GUM
32. "War and Peace" and others : SAGAS
34. Absorbed : SOAKEDUP
36. Expensive cut of beef : DELMONICO
40. At least one : ANY
45. Hammer site : EAR
47. Spouse's agreement : YESDEAR
49. Yellow ___ : SEA
51. Bird call : COO
54. It may take a wrecking ball : CRANE
55. Parent company of Oscar Mayer : KRAFT
56. Cry to a leading team? : MUSH
57. Neighbor of Saudi Arabia : OMAN
59. Manhattan, e.g. : ISLE
60. ___ Hamels, 2008 World Series M.V.P. : COLE
63. It was in orbit for 15 years : MIR
65. Some addenda, for short : PSS

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