New York Times, Friday, February 2, 2007

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 120 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Basic teaching : DOGMA
4. Sirens : VAMPS
9. Ruthlessly competitive : DOGEATDOG
14. Start of a Tennessee Williams title : CATON
15. Red as ___ : ABEET
16. Spendthrift's joy : SPREE
17. ___ de guerre : CRI
18. Whip on the high seas : CATONINETAILS
20. Slows down : HAMPERS
22. ___ Tech : CAL
23. Airline with the King David Lounge : ELAL
24. Slander, say : TAR
26. Like "Brokeback Mountain" : RRATED
30. Fix, as a pump : RESOLE
32. Org. with the annual Junior Olympic Games : AAU
34. Nosh : BITE
35. Hotter than hot : TORRID
37. Stooge : CATSPAW
38. Vandal : HUN
41. See 25-Down : CATSANDDOGS
43. Underhanded : SLY
44. Orchard Field, today : OHARE
46. Buzz : RINGUP
48. Film pooch : TOTO
49. Kind of party : HEN
50. Drug used to treat poisoning : IPECAC
54. Place of disgrace : DOGHOUSE
56. E.T.S. offering : GRE
58. Unaccompanied : SOLO
59. Spot for Spot? : LAP
60. Takes in : ABSORBS
62. Unplanned : CATCHASCATCHCAN
67. Word between two names : NEE
68. Get around : EVADE
69. Military operation : SIEGE
70. Loaf on the job : DOGIT
71. Six Flags features : RIDES
72. To the point : TERSE
73. Some city map lines: Abbr. : STS
1. Lowly post : DOGCATCHER
2. Something that may need boosting : MORALE
3. Inner selves, to Jung : ANIMAS
4. Annul, as a legal order : VACATE
5. Apollo 13 astronauts, e.g. : ABORTERS
6. Organization that no U.S. president has ever belonged to : MENSA
7. Designer from China : PEI
8. Stop: Abbr. : STN
9. Guiding light : DOGSTAR
10. Some fed. govt. testing sites : EPALABS
11. N.L. West team, on scoreboards : ARI
12. Business card abbr. : TEL
13. Venice's ___ Palace : DOGES
19. Light shade : ECRU
21. Cook up : PLOT
25. With 41-Across, title for this puzzle : RAINING
27. Reward for waiting? : TIPS
28. List ender : ETAL
29. ___-eyed : DEWY
31. Track down : LOCATE
33. Arith. process : ADDN
36. Still red inside : RARE
37. Burger topper : CATSUP
38. Show-off : HOTDOG
39. "Here comes trouble" : UHOH
40. Org. with troops : NATO
42. Ones going home after dinner? : DOGGIEBAGS
45. Meat dish with a filling : ROULADE
47. 100 centavos : PESO
49. Jazz buff : HEPCAT
51. Carnival treats : CORNDOGS
52. Notwithstanding : ALBEIT
53. Mathematical groups : COSETS
55. MS. enclosures : SASES
57. Slot car, e.g. : RACER
61. Old dagger : SNEE
62. Serve, as a banquet : CATER
63. Year in Trajan's reign : CVI
64. Kept : HAD
65. St. Paul hrs. : CST
66. Rush : HIE

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