New York Times, Monday, December 11, 2006

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FGJKQX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 119 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Network to keep an "eye" on : CBS
4. Singer's sound : VOICE
9. Provide for free, informally : COMP
13. Sedan or wagon : AUTO
15. Ancient Peruvians : INCAS
16. W.W. II general Bradley : OMAR
17. "___, crackle, pop" : SNAP
18. Birthplace of 59-Across : PUERTORICO
20. 59-Across, e.g. : ACTRESS
22. Having a ghost : HAUNTED
23. Cut, as sheep's wool : SHEAR
24. Drunkards : SOTS
25. TV program for which 59-Across won an Emmy, 1977 : THEMUPPETSHOW
32. Debussy's "La ___" : MER
34. Bullfighter's cloth : CAPE
35. Melodic subject, in music : TEMA
36. Album for which 59-Across won a Grammy, 1972, with "The" : ELECTRICCOMPANY
41. It's a butter alternative : OLEO
42. "The Wizard of Oz" pooch : TOTO
43. French word before and after "à" : VIS
44. Movie for which 59-Across won an Oscar, 1961 : WESTSIDESTORY
49. The "E" in E.R.: Abbr. : EMER
50. Spicy sauce ... or dance : SALSA
53. Milan opera house : LASCALA
57. Play for which 59-Across won a Tony, 1975 : THERITZ
59. Star born on 12/11/1931 : RITAMORENO
61. ___ the kill : INAT
62. Lyric poems : ODES
63. Part of the head that may be congested : SINUS
64. Campbell of the "Scream" movies : NEVE
65. Snoozes : NAPS
66. Exams : TESTS
67. Jiffy : SEC
1. Spanish houses : CASAS
2. Cluster : BUNCH
3. Ohio's buckeye, California's redwood, etc. : STATETREES
4. Big shots, for short : VIPS
5. Burden : ONUS
6. Freezer trayful : ICE
7. Server at a drive-in : CARHOP
8. Aristocrat's home : ESTATE
9. ___ flakes : CORN
10. Forget to mention : OMIT
11. Protective spray : MACE
12. Motivate : PROD
14. TV host with a book club : OPRAH
19. Get rid of : OUST
21. Straight up : ERECT
24. Phantom : SPECTER
26. Scratch : MAR
27. Reuters competitor : UPI
28. Engine additive brand : STP
29. Map borders, usually : HEAVYLINES
30. Prefix with potent : OMNI
31. ___ and Means Committee : WAYS
32. Tabby's cry : MEOW
33. French "she" : ELLE
37. Foldaway bed : COT
38. Comedian Bill, informally : COS
39. Giant slugger Mel : OTT
40. Antlered animal : MOOSE
45. Tailor's line : SEAM
46. "This is not making sense to me" : IMLOST
47. Little loved one : DEARIE
48. ___ to go (eager) : RARIN
51. Ward (off) : STAVE
52. Pre-Columbus Mexican : AZTEC
53. Scientologist ___ Hubbard : LRON
54. Opera set in the age of pharaohs : AIDA
55. Stair part : STEP
56. Mama ___ of the Mamas and the Papas : CASS
57. Carpenter's metal piece : TNUT
58. "Bonanza" brother : HOSS
60. Lt.'s inferior, in the Navy : ENS

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