New York Times, Thursday, March 17, 2011

Author: Anna Shechtman
Editor: Will Shortz
Anna Shechtman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXYZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Shechtman. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2011, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kind of column : ONES
5. "Big Love" setting : UTAH
9. ___ steamer : TRAMP
14. Politico with the memoir "Courage and Consequence" : ROVE
15. The "doll" in Ibsen's "A Doll's House" : NORA
16. Ancient land on the Aegean Sea : IONIA
17. Educational musical pieces for kindergarteners : ALPHABETSONGS
19. Annual prize won multiple times by Beyoncé and LeBron James : BETAWARD
20. Old Testament peak : SINAI
21. Singer Boyle and others : SUSANS
23. Prize : ESTEEM
25. Jacob Riis subject : SLUM
26. Smidgen : DAB
29. Gallivant : GAD
31. Tokyo's ___ Castle : EDO
32. Setting for Seurat's "Un dimanche après-midi à l'Île de la Grande Jatte" : ETE
33. Extol : LAUD
37. Record : LOG
39. Dazed : INAFOG
41. Totally confused response : ITSALLGREEKTOME
44. Painter's base : STUDIO
45. Have : OWN
46. Big celebration : FEST
47. Salad tidbit : PEA
48. Big inits. in Detroit : GMC
50. Green: Prefix : ECO
52. ___ Digital Short : SNL
53. Lion : pride :: ___ : husk : HARE
55. Beat the draft? : ENLIST
60. Kiting need : STRING
62. Last words of "Over the Rainbow" : CANTI
63. First name on "The View" : WHOOPI
66. People might make tracks for this : STREETCAR
68. Whence the line "God sufficeth me: there is no God but He" : KORAN
69. 1998 Goo Goo Dolls hit : IRIS
70. What players don't have to travel far for : HOMEGAME
71. KFC offering : SPORK
72. Directed : SENT
73. Omar of "House" : EPPS
1. First part of psychosexual development : ORALPHASE
2. "Dona ___ pacem" (Catholic Mass phrase) : NOBIS
3. Affair : EVENT
4. Bristles : SETAE
5. Game with command cards : UNO
6. Truckloads : TONS
7. Hundred-eyed monster of myth : ARGUS
8. Inconvenience : HASSLE
9. Devout Lhasan, say : TIBETANMONK
10. Melees : ROWS
11. Carrier to Tokyo : ANA
12. Satellite launched in 1986 : MIR
13. Digs : PAD
18. German "victory" : SIEG
22. Nielsen measure : AUDIENCE
24. Chocolate-coated treat : MALLOMAR
26. "Moll Flanders" author, 1722 : DEFOE
27. Smidgens : ATOMS
28. Father : BEGET
30. Closely follow : DOG
33. Problems for orators : LISPS
34. "News ___" : ATTEN
35. Everyday : USUAL
36. Father : DAD
38. Miracle-___ : GRO
40. Justice Dept. division : ATF
42. Color of many nurseries : LIGHTPINK
43. Dolly, e.g. : EWE
49. Major crossroads : CRISIS
51. Long ago : ONCE
54. ___ nous : ENTRE
56. Shop staple : LATHE
57. Difference between the rich and the poor : INCOMEGAP
58. Corner piece? : STAMP
59. Firestones, e.g. : TIRES
60. Skyrocket : SOAR
61. Beam : GRIN
63. Calendar units: Abbr. : WKS
64. Hip adjoiner? : HOP
65. Conquistador's loot : ORO
67. Any fig. ending in "or so" : EST

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