New York Times, Tuesday, February 8, 2005

Author: Stephen Budiansky
Editor: Will Shortz
Stephen Budiansky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Budiansky. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. The Beatles or the Stones : BAND
5. Penny : CENT
9. When repeated, a city in Washington : WALLA
14. Inter ___ : ALIA
15. Penny, maybe, in poker : ANTE
16. With 3-Down, French-born diarist : ANAIS
17. 57-Across song about a request in a gene lab? : SENDINTHECLONES
20. Not pro : ANTI
21. Senescence : OLDAGE
22. Prefix with dermal : EPI
25. Rocky hill : TOR
26. Prepare for printing : TYPESET
27. Prefix with gliding : PARA
29. Change over at a factory : RETOOL
31. Pulitzer or Tony, as for 57-Across : AWARD
33. Star of Scorpio : ANTARES
37. 57-Across song about a request in the maritime supply store? : ABUOYLIKETHAT
40. Varnish ingredient : TUNGOIL
41. Dye chemical : EOSIN
43. Pouilly-___ (white wine) : FUISSE
46. Individual : SELF
47. Board game from India : PACHISI
51. Shade tree : ELM
53. Dover's state: Abbr. : DEL
54. Slothful : OTIOSE
55. Word said twice before "Don't tell me!" : WAIT
57. Noted Broadway composer : STEPHENSONDHEIM
63. With 68-Across, what Fred MacMurray had in a 1960's sitcom : THREE
64. 007 : BOND
65. Famed lab assistant : IGOR
66. Old catalog maker : SEARS
67. Swear : CUSS
68. See 63-Across : SONS
1. ___-relief : BAS
2. Pint at a pub : ALE
3. See 16-Across : NIN
4. 20th-century art movement : DADA
5. Synagogue singer : CANTOR
6. Whole : ENTIRE
7. A degree : NTH
8. Golf bag item : TEE
9. Light switch surrounder : WALLPLATE
10. Battery end : ANODE
11. Actress Turner and others : LANAS
12. Lord or vassal : LIEGE
13. It's a plus in accounting : ASSET
18. C.D. earnings: Abbr. : INT
19. Howler : COYOTE
22. Mileage rating grp. : EPA
23. Manhandle : PAWAT
24. Pitcher Hideki ___ : IRABU
26. Honky-___ : TONK
28. Give ___ for one's money : ARUN
30. Heads' opposite : TAILS
32. Small sharks : DOGFISHES
34. Followers of pis : RHOS
35. Alleviated : EASED
36. Fence crossing : STILE
38. "Get it?" : YOUSEE
39. 53, in old Rome : LIII
42. Patriots' org. : NFL
44. Some patches : SEWONS
45. African antelopes : ELANDS
47. Fence features : POSTS
48. ___ drop of a hat : ATTHE
49. Old Oldsmobile : CIERA
50. Wishful one : HOPER
52. Central : MID
56. The one here : THIS
58. Brian Williams's employer : NBC
59. Old French coin : SOU
60. Bigheadedness : EGO
61. Charged particle : ION
62. ___ Butterworth's : MRS

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