New York Times, Tuesday, February 15, 2005

Author: Gene Newman
Editor: Will Shortz
Gene Newman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Newman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sign at an A.T.M. : CASH
5. Smooth : SATINY
11. Afternoon social : TEA
14. Slender instrument : OBOE
15. Without delay : ATONCE
16. Columnist Buchwald : ART
17. Actress Moore : DEMI
18. Ringers : LOOKALIKES
20. Freshwater fish with silvery scales : BREAM
22. For each : APIECE
23. Cone producer : FIR
25. Punch hard : SMITE
28. Tiny bit : IOTA
29. Ringers : IDENTICALTWINS
33. Actress Hatcher : TERI
34. Vessel of 1492 : NINA
35. Ringers : DOPPELGANGERS
42. Calais concept : IDEE
43. Ones with war stories : VETS
45. Ringers : SPITTINGIMAGES
51. Tater : SPUD
52. Butcher's, baker's or candlestick maker's : STORE
53. Western tribe member : UTE
54. Equips with metal plating : ARMORS
57. Indispensable : VITAL
59. Ringers : DUPLICATES
62. Hit the spot : SATE
65. Air hero : ACE
66. In abundance : GALORE
67. Some investments, for short : IRAS
68. Noted Turner : TED
69. Aft ends : STERNS
70. Certain cobras : ASPS
1. Cape ___ : COD
2. Justice Fortas : ABE
3. Shade maker for a siesta : SOMBRERO
4. ___ to the throne : HEIR
5. Deli meat : SALAMI
6. Kind of clock or number : ATOMIC
7. Additionally : TOO
8. Voter's finger stainer : INK
9. Scholastic sports grp. : NCAA
10. Cry of pain : YELP
11. Assume responsibility for : TAKEON
12. Raises : ERECTS
13. Confused : ATSEA
19. Late afternoon on a sundial : IIII
21. Educated guess: Abbr. : EST
23. Hale : FIT
24. Checked a license, informally : IDED
26. Trigonometric function : TANGENT
27. Director Kazan : ELIA
30. Quick drink : NIP
31. Old cable TV inits. : TNN
32. Jokester : WAG
36. Indy 500 locale : PIT
37. Summer N.Y. hrs. : EDT
38. Hula hoops? : LEIS
39. A Gabor : EVA
40. Habitués : REGULARS
41. Manuscript annotation : STET
44. Copenhagen-to-Prague dir. : SSE
45. Evergreen : SPRUCE
46. All excited : PUMPED
47. Favorite : IDOL
48. Rule : GOVERN
49. Showy blooms : IRISES
50. Encountered : MET
51. Nasser's successor : SADAT
55. Semis : RIGS
56. Ella Fitzgerald specialty : SCAT
58. Largest of seven : ASIA
60. Barley brew : ALE
61. Craggy prominence : TOR
63. Utilize : TAP
64. Double-180 maneuver : ESS

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