New York Times, Saturday, April 16, 2005

Author: Gary Steinmehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Gary Steinmehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 35 Missing: {FJQWXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Steinmehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Debunk? : ROUST
6. University of Cincinnati team : BEARCATS
14. The adopted son on "My Three Sons" : ERNIE
15. Figment of the imagination : UNREALITY
17. It's an eyeopener : LATTE
18. Tidy : SHIPSHAPE
19. Head, in old slang : ONION
20. Sch. aides : TAS
21. x : TIMES
22. NASA booster : AGENA
23. Pro's opposite : ANTI
25. Kind of race : RAT
26. Scheme : DESIGN
28. Pro's opposite : CON
29. Pedigree shower : TREE
31. Some services : TEASETS
33. Journalist Kupcinet : IRV
34. April abbr. : IRS
37. Mil. hero's award : DSC
38. Dock : LOP
40. Palindromic guy : ASA
41. Mauna ___ : KEA
42. Alpha star in Auriga : CAPELLA
45. Pittsburgh suburb with an Old World name : ETNA
47. Goon : APE
48. Kennedy clan member : EUNICE
52. P.O. alternative : UPS
53. Let out : RENT
55. Pros' opposite : TYROS
56. Actress Scacchi : GRETA
58. Needle-nosed fish : GAR
59. Lifeless, old-style : AMORT
60. Been through : UNDERGONE
62. Last movement of a sonata : RONDO
63. Thoreau's "A Week on the Concord and ___ Rivers" : MERRIMACK
64. Real stinker : CREEP
65. Cake decorations : ROSETTES
66. Wrangles : HERDS
1. Add more film : RELOAD
2. Crêpes suzette flavoring : ORANGE
3. Loosens : UNTIES
4. Relative of "Get lost!" : SITONIT
5. Like many Nintendo players : TEENAGED
6. Hip-hopper ___ Rhymes : BUSTA
7. Better : ENHANCE
8. "Politics" writer in eight volumes : ARISTOTLE
9. Pitcher, of a sort : REP
10. Place to sign : CAST
11. Trumpeter from New Orleans : ALHIRT
12. Premium liqueur : TIAMARIA
13. Tourist site in Rome : STPETERS
16. Concurrence : YES
24. Small comfort to a hiker : INSOLE
27. Flag-waving org. : NASCAR
30. Wagner soprano : EVA
32. Butt : SCAPEGOAT
34. Former White House moniker : IKE
35. One successful in tennis : RETURNER
36. Port of Los Angeles : SANPEDRO
39. Writer whose work was Shakespeare's primary source for "Julius Caesar" : PLUTARCH
43. Amends : PENANCE
44. Nowadays : ANYMORE
46. Cousins of fleabanes : ASTERS
49. Decreaser? : IRONER
50. Like twill : CORDED
51. Precludes : ESTOPS
54. Expeditions : TREKS
56. Sweet stick : GUM
57. Indy winner Luyendyk : ARIE
61. Chronometric inits. : GMT

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