New York Times, Monday, March 18, 2013

Author: Daniel Landman
Editor: Will Shortz
Daniel Landman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BJQXZ} Spans: 2 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Landman NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 23,141
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1. Book after Jonah : MICAH
6. Droops : SAGS
10. Floating arctic mass : FLOE
14. Spitting ___ : IMAGE
15. Opposites of departures: Abbr. : ARRS
16. Lens holders : RIMS
17. Native Floridians : SEMINOLEINDIANS
20. Leave in, to a proofreader : STET
21. Sir's counterpart : MAAM
22. Creepy : EERIE
23. "Uh, excuse me" : AHEM
25. Open ___ of worms : ACAN
27. Denizen of the least populous New York City borough : STATENISLANDER
33. Tendon : SINEW
34. Relatives of egos : IDS
35. Fleecing : SCAM
37. ___-la-la : TRA
38. Basic physical measures ... or a hint to 17-, 27-, 48- and 63-Across : SIUNITS
42. "Cat ___ Hot Tin Roof" : ONA
43. 18-wheeler : SEMI
45. An A student has a high one, for short : GPA
46. The Great Lion in "The Chronicles of Narnia" : ASLAN
48. Clark Kent vis-à-vis Superman : SECRETIDENTITY
52. Shade akin to beige : ECRU
53. "Casablanca" heroine : ILSA
54. Take unrightfully : USURP
57. Latvia's capital : RIGA
59. Winnebago driver, informally : RVER
63. Stickler's grammatical no-no : SPLITINFINITIVE
66. Sean of "Milk" : PENN
67. Southpaw's side : LEFT
68. Board game insert : RULES
69. Love letter abbr. : SWAK
70. Häagen-Dazs competitor : EDYS
71. Laid out, as cash : SPENT
1. Start of a pageant winner's title : MISS
2. "How ___ Your Mother" : IMET
3. Showed up : CAME
4. Rile up : AGITATE
5. Rooster's partner : HEN
6. Deli meat : SALAMI
7. Zone : AREA
8. Ruling house of Monaco : GRIMALDI
9. Taxpayer's ID : SSN
10. Sitcom with the theme song "I'll Be There for You" : FRIENDS
11. Word repeated before "pants on fire" : LIAR
12. Prefix with present : OMNI
13. To be, to Brutus : ESSE
18. Portent : OMEN
19. Academic overseer : DEAN
24. Chops : HEWS
26. Players in a play : CAST
27. Booming jets of old, in brief : SSTS
28. Michelins or Goodyears : TIRES
29. "What's in ___?" : ANAME
30. The Bible's Mount ___ : SINAI
31. Troublesome food bacteria : ECOLI
32. Charged : RANAT
36. Word repeated before "moons ago" : MANY
39. Disney chief Bob : IGER
40. Like a snob's nose : UPTURNED
41. Without: Fr. : SANS
44. Place to see a Zamboni : ICERINK
47. Fledgling business : STARTUP
49. Proof of purchase: Abbr. : RCPT
50. 1, 2, 3, 4, etc. : DIGITS
51. Pizazz : ELAN
54. Org. with stamps : USPS
55. Emit, as lava : SPEW
56. Arm bone : ULNA
58. Not definite : IFFY
60. Revolting : VILE
61. Like 2, 4, 6, 8, etc. : EVEN
62. Lie down for a while : REST
64. ___ de France : ILE
65. Agcy. that gets a flood of mail in April : IRS

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