New York Times, Thursday, April 24, 2008

Author: Michael Langwald
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Langwald
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Langwald. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Cleanse : RID
4. Former New York governor : CUOMO
9. Trayful of cookies : BATCH
14. Alicia Keys #1 album "___ Am" : ASI
15. Big name in pest control : ORKIN
16. ___ Bowl : ALOHA
17. Denials : NOS
18. Summer arctic phenomenon : MIDNIGHTSUN
20. Bad off, after "up" : ATREE
22. G : SOL
23. Predecessor of Romans : ACTS
24. 1890 battle site that's now a memorial : WOUNDEDKNEE
28. Mayo can be found in it : ANO
29. Try to get in : APPLYTO
30. In addition : YET
31. "Solaris" author Stanislaw ___ : LEM
32. Mysterious creature : YETI
33. Turnabout, in slang : UIE
35. Follows : OBEYS
37. Grandmother of Jesus : SAINTANNE
41. Hamilton who wrote "Mythology" : EDITH
44. Approximately : SAY
45. Pool accessory : RACK
49. From, in some names : VON
50. It'll never fly : EMU
53. "Ghostbusters" director Ivan : REITMAN
55. Petition : ASK
56. Measure of a company's dominance : MARKETSHARE
58. Sound : SANE
60. Secretive org. : NSA
61. "Sanford and Son" setting : WATTS
62. 1965 hit by the performers suggested phonetically by the ends of 18-, 24-, 37- and 56-Across : IGOTYOUBABE
66. Daybreak deity : EOS
67. Classic sportster, for short : VETTE
68. Mucho : LOTSA
69. French article : UNE
70. City NW of Frankfurt : ESSEN
71. Cross as ___ (annoyed) : ABEAR
72. Alphabet trio : RST
1. Escaped : RANAWAY
2. Elemental form : ISOTOPE
3. Shake up : DISRUPT
4. Field for Fields : COMEDY
5. The Rams of the Atlantic 10: Abbr. : URI
6. Initialed : OKD
7. European capital : MINSK
8. Like some bagels : ONIONY
9. Cross word : BAH
10. Baja's opposite : ALTA
11. Proportionately : TOSCALE
12. Condiment made with a mortar and pestle : CHUTNEY
13. Two-wheeled carriages : HANSOMS
19. "Yippee!" feeling : GLEE
21. Prepare to serve : ENLIST
25. Item for a travel bag : ETUI
26. Off : DOIN
27. Education provider since 1440 : ETON
34. Foreign visitors? : ETS
36. Mother of Charlemagne : BERTHA
38. Attention getter : AHEM
39. River to the Rhine : AARE
40. Vote in the Duma : NYET
41. Slippery : EVASIVE
42. Recommendations on bottles : DOSAGES
43. Tied up : INKNOTS
46. Hobbyist : AMATEUR
47. Smokes in bulk : CARTONS
48. Israeli parliament : KNESSET
51. War preceder : MANO
52. Actress Andress : URSULA
54. "Honest!" : ISWEAR
57. Cookout offering : KABOB
59. Suffix with novel : ETTE
63. Itch : YEN
64. Put away : ATE
65. Youth org. : BSA

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