New York Times, Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Author: Kevan Choset
Editor: Will Shortz
Kevan Choset
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JVXZ} Featured Will Shortz favorite This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Choset. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Study hard : CRAM
5. Relatives of Tahitians : MAORIS
11. Rhoda's mother, on "Rhoda" : IDA
14. Blood: Prefix : HEMA
15. Nash and others : OGDENS
16. Mr. Turkey : TOM
17. Architect William Van ___ : ALEN
18. With 24-Across, well-known line of literature and film : ELEMENTARY
20. Grammy category : RANDB
22. Sugar suffix : OSE
23. Airline founded in 1948 : ELAL
24. See 18-Across : MYDEARWATSON
28. Wall Street deal: Abbr. : LBO
29. Symphony whose second movement is a funeral march : EROICA
33. Well-known line of film : PLAYITAGAINSAM
38. "O Sole ___" : MIO
39. The Diamondbacks, on scoreboards : ARI
40. Letters between two names : AKA
41. Well-known line of TV and film : BEAMMEUPSCOTTY
48. Italian-born designer : ARMANI
49. "Go!" : RAH
50. With 62-Across, surprising fact about 18-, 24-, 33- and 41-Across : NONEOFTHEMIS
57. Pleading query : CANI
60. Jordan was once part of it: Abbr. : NBA
61. Letter-shaped fastener : UBOLT
62. See 50-Across : AREALQUOTE
66. Coloratura piece : ARIA
67. Low-tech projectile : PEA
68. Serving bowl : TUREEN
69. Heavyweight champ before Braddock : BAER
70. Didn't move off the shelves : SAT
71. Childish rebuttal : DOESSO
72. Termini : ENDS
1. Horseshoe, to some : CHARM
2. Track event : RELAY
3. Modify : AMEND
4. 1993 Peace Nobelist : MANDELA
5. A Stooge : MOE
6. Beaming : AGLOW
7. Black Sea port, new-style : ODESA
8. Held another session : REMET
9. Hero's end? : INE
10. Certain ID info : SSN
11. Slanted: Abbr. : ITAL
12. "Dumb" girl of old comics : DORA
13. ___ nitrate : AMYL
19. Join securely : TENON
21. Word with boom or tooth : BABY
25. Louis XIV, e.g. : ROI
26. Poseidon's domain : SEA
27. "… ___ quit!" : ORI
30. "Time ___ a premium" : ISAT
31. Like badly applied makeup : CAKY
32. Dr.'s org. : AMA
33. Loading site : PIER
34. Good earth : LOAM
35. Sigma's successor : TAU
36. Dadaist Jean : ARP
37. Uniformed troops, for short : GIS
38. Bush got his at Harvard: Abbr. : MBA
42. Craze : MANIA
43. 6 on a phone : MNO
44. Article of Cologne : EIN
45. TV part: Abbr. : CRT
46. Where Pearl City is : OAHU
47. Nickname on the 1920's-30's Yankees : THEBABE
51. Habituate : ENURE
52. Certain winds : OBOES
53. Trio of Greek myth, with "the" : FATES
54. Gangster Bugs : MORAN
55. Fibber's admission : ILIED
56. Things wished upon : STARS
57. Beanies : CAPS
58. Locality : AREA
59. In order : NEAT
63. Co. alternative : LTD
64. "___ Vadis" : QUO
65. Musician Brian : ENO

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