New York Times, Wednesday, November 2, 2005

Author: Randall J. Hartman
Editor: Will Shortz
Randall J. Hartman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 53 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Crop up : ARISE
6. Service leader : RABBI
11. Cricket club : BAT
14. Like some eclipses : LUNAR
15. Detective Pinkerton : ALLAN
16. "___ you sure?" : ARE
17. Amphitheater cover? : VEILOFTIERS
19. Contest of sorts : BEE
20. Sharp as a tack : ASTUTE
21. Macadam ingredient : TAR
22. O'Neal of "Peyton Place" : RYAN
23. Temperamental sort : DIVA
25. Pitchfork features : TINES
27. Gore and Hirt : ALS
30. Coins found at a dig? : CENTSOFSITE
34. Takes off : LAMS
36. Genetic letters : RNA
37. Engine unit : LITER
38. Swarm member : GNAT
39. Spa offering : SAUNA
42. Lee of Marvel Comics : STAN
43. Packed away : EATEN
45. Prospector's need : PAN
46. Julia's role in "Ocean's Twelve" : TESS
47. Prefight ceremony? : RITEOFWEIGH
51. A.A.R.P. part: Abbr. : RET
52. Overthrow, e.g. : ERROR
53. Dirty look : LEER
55. Deimos orbits it : MARS
57. ___ Irvin, who designed the first cover for The New Yorker : REA
59. On the hook : LIABLE
63. William Tell's canton : URI
64. Calm at a wrestling match? : PEACEOFMEET
66. Pewter, in part : TIN
67. "___ World Turns" : ASTHE
68. Children's refrain : EIEIO
69. Put out : TAG
70. Questionnaire category : OTHER
71. Played over : RERAN
1. Thomas ___ Edison : ALVA
2. Wishes undone : RUES
3. J., F. or K.: Abbr. : INIT
4. Tijuana toast : SALUD
5. Like the Kama Sutra : EROTIC
6. No-goodnik : RAT
7. Came to rest on a wire, e.g. : ALIT
8. Sounds during wool-shearing : BLEATS
9. East Los Angeles, e.g. : BARRIO
10. Helpful contacts : INS
11. Saturday night hire, often : BABYSITTER
12. Field : AREA
13. 11-Down, frequently : TEEN
18. They're dangerous when they're high : FEVERS
22. Stand up to : RESIST
24. Ballerina Pavlova : ANNA
26. Pro Bowl org. : NFL
27. Tattered Tom's creator : ALGER
28. Maui neighbor : LANAI
29. Little bit : SMATTERING
31. Hose shade : TAUPE
32. Get on : TEASE
33. Surrealist Max : ERNST
35. Has the tiller : STEERS
40. Picture holder : NAIL
41. San ___, Tex. : ANGELO
44. Bergen's locale: Abbr. : NOR
48. Ranger's domain : FOREST
49. Year-end decoration : WREATH
50. Cow that hasn't had a cow : HEIFER
54. Flaxlike fiber : RAMIE
55. Kennel club rejectee : MUTT
56. Star turn : ARIA
58. Need an ice bag : ACHE
60. Schooner filler : BEER
61. Luke Skywalker's sister : LEIA
62. School on the Thames : ETON
64. Kung ___ chicken : PAO
65. Suffix with auction : EER

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