New York Times, Friday, December 8, 2006

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQVWXZ} Spans: 9, (2 double stacks) This is puzzle # 105 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "Hoc ___ in votis" : ERAT
5. Six-Day War hero : DAYAN
10. Eponym of a classic Minnesota-brewed beer : HAMM
14. Specify, in a way : NAME
15. Pungent fish garnish : AIOLI
16. Novel of the South Seas : OMOO
17. Implement with a serrated front edge : GRAPEFRUITSPOON
20. Forestalled potential impediments : RANINTERFERENCE
21. Stink : ADO
22. Fresh : PERT
23. Biblical possessive : THY
24. Start of a new season: Abbr. : SEP
26. R.J. Reynolds brand : KOOL
29. Sound associated with a 40-Across : AAH
31. Shark's activity : PULLINGAFASTONE
37. "Dies ___" : IRAE
38. ___ Krispies : COCOA
39. "Dial ___ Murder" : MFOR
40. Doctor's tool : TONGUEDEPRESSOR
43. ___ Center (Chicago's second-tallest building) : AON
44. End of abnormalities? : OSES
45. Little ___ : UNS
46. It's read for a price: Abbr. : UPC
48. Bad thing to live in : FEAR
51. Whip : TAN
53. Lightheaded people? : PLATINUMBLONDES
59. A century in American politics : SENATORIALSEATS
60. Big dot-com headquartered in San Jose : EBAY
61. Like some paper : LINED
62. Track star elected to Congress in 1996 : RYUN
63. HDTV component : TELE
64. Quick scorers on the court : ACERS
65. Store advisory : ASIS
1. Hwy. dept. employee : ENGR
2. Opera ___ (classical music record label) : RARA
3. Passage leading to Panama? : AMANAPLANACANAL
4. Halfhearted : TEPID
5. Crackers : DAFT
6. River of Leeds : AIRE
7. Bar line : YOURPLACEORMINE
8. Common biography subtitle : ALIFE
9. Munitions compound : NITER
10. Bad thing to abandon : HOPE
11. Quite some time : AMONTHOFSUNDAYS
12. Bum : MOOCH
13. Composition of some rolls : MONEY
18. Japanese mushroom : ENOKI
19. Sp. misses : SRTAS
24. Bar in a bar and grill : SPIT
25. Dollar rival : EURO
27. Hardly at all : ONCE
28. Start of an invocation : OGOD
30. Tourist stop conveniences : ATMS
32. Big name in blocks : LEGO
33. Swells : FOPS
34. River to the Rhine : AARE
35. Time to draw? : NOON
36. Goes off : ERRS
41. Flabby, e.g. : UNFIT
42. These, in Cádiz : ESTOS
46. Underdog's thrill : UPSET
47. Newbie, of sorts : PLEBE
49. "Waterworld" girl : ENOLA
50. Goldfinger's first name : AURIC
52. End of ___ : ANERA
54. Diggs of "Rent" : TAYE
55. Champ who lost his title to Braddock : BAER
56. Geo. Washington and M.L.K. Jr. were awarded them : LLDS
57. German iPod holder : ETUI
58. Form data: Abbr. : SSNS

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