New York Times, Tuesday, March 4, 2008

Author: Kevin Donovan
Editor: Will Shortz
Kevin Donovan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {KQ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Donovan. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. It's full of holes and traps : GOLF
5. Gastric juices, e.g. : ACIDS
10. Remnant of a tattoo removal, maybe : SCAR
14. Zone : AREA
15. Herb popular in Indian food : CUMIN
16. Staff note : MEMO
17. Glam rocker's accessory : FEATHERBOA
19. Jessica of "Fantastic Four" films : ALBA
20. The "F" in the equation "F = ma" : FORCE
21. Pat on the back, as a baby : BURP
22. Sleigh : SLED
23. Get up : ARISE
25. Loathes : ABHORS
27. Usurer's victim : DEBTOR
30. Throat condition : STREP
31. Parisian streets : RUES
32. Tiptop : ACME
35. Drained of color : ASHEN
38. "What ___ the odds?" : ARE
39. Dumps (on) : UNLOADS
41. Guitarist's guitar : AXE
42. Succeed in life : GOFAR
44. It fills barrels : AMMO
45. Freshly : ANEW
46. Make believe : FEIGN
48. Espy : DETECT
50. Like trees on a prairie : SPARSE
52. Hooch : BOOZE
54. "Mr. ___ risin'" (classic Doors lyric) : MOJO
55. One always on the lookout for a deal : NARC
57. Hotel room posting : RATES
61. Wife of Osiris : ISIS
62. Director's cry ... or a statement about 17-Across and 11- and 29-Down : THATSAWRAP
64. Longtime Yugoslav chief : TITO
65. Flood preventer : LEVEE
66. Surrounding glow : AURA
67. List ender : ETAL
68. Play to the back of the audience : EMOTE
69. Longings : YENS
1. Sailor's hook : GAFF
2. Nabisco cookie : OREO
3. King who was the father of Cordelia : LEAR
4. Moneybags types : FATCATS
5. Starting pitcher : ACE
6. Places to park : CURBS
7. Saturate : IMBUE
8. New Look designer : DIOR
9. Answer in anger : SNAPAT
10. Overhead shots : SMASHES
11. Transparent packaging material : CELLOPHANE
12. Color meaning "caution" on 13-Down : AMBER
13. See 12-Down : ROADS
18. Guitar ___ (hit video game series) : HERO
24. Oil-rich land : IRAN
26. They're uplifting : BRAS
27. Bummer : DRAG
28. Money since 2002 : EURO
29. Taco alternative : BEEFFAJITA
30. Coal bed : SEAM
33. Extended family : CLAN
34. Stereotypical tattoo : MOM
36. Company V.I.P. : EXEC
37. Former speaker Gingrich : NEWT
39. "Exodus" author : URIS
40. Long-gone bird : DODO
43. Kind of can : AEROSOL
45. Eroded : ATEAWAY
47. Like caresses : GENTLE
49. Writer Pound : EZRA
50. Beat, biblically : SMITE
51. Take as a given : POSIT
52. "Wonderful!" : BRAVO
53. Wedding band, maybe : OCTET
56. Polite way to interrupt someone : AHEM
58. Loyal : TRUE
59. Pull in : EARN
60. Watering holes : SPAS
63. "Get it?" : SEE

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