New York Times, Tuesday, April 26, 2005

Author: Sarah Keller
Editor: Will Shortz
Sarah Keller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JVXZ} This is puzzle # 29 for Ms. Keller. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Replaceable shoe part : HEEL
5. Construction girder : IBEAM
10. $ dispensers : ATMS
14. Morales of "La Bamba" : ESAI
15. Paul of "Hollywood Squares" : LYNDE
16. Hatchery sound : PEEP
17. Two, to four : SQUAREROOT
19. Yes-___ question : ORNO
20. ___-Rooter : ROTO
21. George Meany's org. : AFLCIO
23. Like some risers : EARLY
26. Holiday dinner insert, perhaps : TABLELEAF
29. "? ___ saw Elba" : EREI
30. Next in line? : HEIR
31. Guys' partners : DOLLS
32. Easy-to-prepare, as cheesecake : NOBAKE
34. Gambling mecca : RENO
36. Troupe member's "closet" : WARDROBETRUNK
41. "Livin' la Vida ___" : LOCA
42. On the decline : WANING
44. Country singer Tucker : TANYA
48. One taking tel. messages : ASST
50. Honoree's spot : DAIS
51. Medulla's place : BRAINSTEM
53. Hostess Perle : MESTA
54. Daniel of Nicaragua : ORTEGA
55. Sharif of film : OMAR
57. Amer. counterpart : NATL
58. Where 10-Across may be found : BANKBRANCH
64. Changed locks? : DYED
65. Nine: Prefix : ENNEA
66. Reason for an R rating : GORE
67. Independence achievers of 1991: Abbr. : SSRS
68. Orchestra group : REEDS
69. Old Harper's Bazaar illustrator : ERTE
1. Cock and bull : HES
2. Atty.'s title : ESQ
3. ___ de vie : EAU
4. 1997 Jim Carrey film : LIARLIAR
5. "___ a song go out ?" : ILET
6. How times tables are learned : BYROTE
7. Brian of ambient music : ENO
8. Commotion : ADO
9. Rock genre, informally : METAL
10. Classic Harlem theater : APOLLO
11. Bygone Toyota model : TERCEL
12. Like a McJob : MENIAL
13. "S.N.L." skits, e.g. : SPOOFS
18. Cowboy Rogers : ROY
22. Felt topper : FEDORA
23. Velvet finish? : EEN
24. Get one's ducks in ___ : AROW
25. Country's McEntire : REBA
27. Flyboy's place : AIRBASE
28. Jane's role in "Klute" : BREE
30. Deli product : HERO
33. Frequent duettist with Tony Bennett : KDLANG
35. Food package amt. : NTWT
37. One-___ (old ball game) : OCAT
38. Bounceable? : UNDERAGE
39. Vardalos and Peeples : NIAS
40. Make a sweater : KNIT
43. Fed. property manager : GSA
44. Some gov't issues : TBONDS
45. Lines up neatly : ARRAYS
46. Yak, yak, yak : NATTER
47. Rates of return : YIELDS
49. Utterly defeated, in slang : SMOKED
52. Rattled weapon? : SABER
53. Scratch : MAR
56. New corp. hires : MBAS
59. Suffix with meth- or eth- : ANE
60. Vane dir. : NNE
61. Fish/fowl connector : NOR
62. PC hookup : CRT
63. Bray starter : HEE

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