New York Times, Monday, March 27, 2006

Author: Janice M. Putney
Editor: Will Shortz
Janice M. Putney
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 7 for Ms. Putney. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Neatnik's opposite : SLOB
5. Loathe : ABHOR
10. Pillage : SACK
14. ___ bean : LIMA
15. Parisian pancake : CREPE
16. Fashion magazine : ELLE
17. Native Saudi : ARAB
18. "Little Lulu," for one : COMIC
19. Pre-1917 monarch : TSAR
20. Actor's New York home? : GARYCOOPERSTOWN
23. Longtime West Virginia senator : BYRD
24. Grp. that entertains troops : USO
25. Unit of pearls : STRAND
28. Rod at a pig roast : SPIT
30. Brand of briefs : BVD
33. Calculators with beads : ABACI
34. One who's just too funny : RIOT
35. Phobia : FEAR
36. TV host's Tennessee home? : DICKCLARKSVILLE
39. Types : ILKS
40. Decorative molding : OGEE
41. Sign before Taurus : ARIES
42. Overhead trains : ELS
43. Color tones : HUES
44. Opposite of liabilities : ASSETS
45. Groupie : FAN
46. Working without ___ : ANET
47. Business mogul's Pennsylvania home? : JPAULGETTYSBURG
55. Drops the ball : ERRS
56. One of the Muses : ERATO
57. Workplace watchdog grp. : OSHA
58. Strike out, to a typesetter : DELE
59. Puerto ___ : RICAN
60. Rivers of Spain : RIOS
61. N.Y.S.E. debuts : IPOS
62. Sleep soundly? : SNORE
63. Ogden who wrote "The Bronx? / No, thonx!" : NASH
1. Refined waste : SLAG
2. Old Italian money : LIRA
3. Gen. Bradley : OMAR
4. Some ribs : BABYBACKS
5. Honda model : ACCORD
6. Ones a mother hen mothers : BROOD
7. Rope fiber : HEMP
8. Aunt Bee's charge on "The Andy Griffith Show" : OPIE
9. New arrivals at camp : RECRUITS
10. Fight : SETTO
11. In addition : ALSO
12. Cat's scratcher : CLAW
13. Jerome who composed "Show Boat" : KERN
21. Sour sort : CYNIC
22. Retired jet, for short : SST
25. Hawkins of "Li'l Abner" : SADIE
26. Govt. note : TBILL
27. Ball holders in pool : RACKS
28. Fathers on a farm : SIRES
29. Jab : POKE
30. Contradict : BELIE
31. A man's man : VALET
32. Gown : DRESS
34. Fad : RAGE
35. Heir to a throne, typically : FIRSTBORN
37. Sun deck figures : LOUNGERS
38. Ming objects : VASES
43. Broadway's ___ Prince : HAL
44. Random person : ANYONE
45. Circuit breakers replaced these : FUSES
46. Fragrant oil : ATTAR
47. "Star Wars" knight : JEDI
48. Make ready, briefly : PREP
49. Guthrie who sang "City of New Orleans" : ARLO
50. "___ go bragh!" : ERIN
51. Stuffed tortilla : TACO
52. Voice of America grp. : USIA
53. Preceders of sigmas : RHOS
54. Deep cut : GASH

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