New York Times, Thursday, May 19, 2011

Author: Paula Gamache
Editor: Will Shortz
Paula Gamache
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJKQVXZ} This is puzzle # 69 for Ms. Gamache. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Wall St. deal : LBO
4. Departure announcement? : OBIT
8. ___ City, Fla. : PANAMA
14. Two-time Art Ross Trophy winner : ORR
15. One who's left holding the bag? : HOBO
16. Warren Buffett, by birth : OMAHAN
17. "Wheel of Fortune" spinner's cry : BIGMONEY
19. Three-time Tour de France winner : LEMOND
20. Bar in a bathroom : SOAP
21. Nuclear power : ATOMICENERGY
23. Beverage that once offered a Luau flavor : NEHI
25. Bars in a checkout line, briefly : UPC
26. City or county of New Mexico : TAOS
27. Member of a 1990s pop quintet : SPICEGIRL
30. "Oh man, you're killing me!" : HAHA
32. H.S. math course : ALG
33. Destitution : NEED
35. Any member of 36-Down : RAPPER
39. Quit trying, in slang : BAGIT
41. Canine command : SICEM
43. Prefix with science : NEURO
44. Open, in a way : UNSNAP
46. [I'm bored] : YAWN
48. Dribble guard : BIB
49. When repeated, aerobic instructor's cry : STEP
51. White House pair in the 1960s : BEAGLES
53. Ancient Persian : MEDE
56. Goethe's "The ___-King" : ERL
58. "___ the brinded cat hath mew'd": "Macbeth" : THRICE
59. Photocells : ELECTRICEYES
62. Put ___ act : ONAN
65. Ex ___ : LIBRIS
66. Drink cooler ... or a hint to six squares in this puzzle's answer : CRUSHEDICE
68. Moolah : DOREMI
69. Stir up : ROIL
70. Campus on the Charles: Abbr. : MIT
71. ___ Island : STATEN
72. Concerning : ASTO
73. "Woo-hoo!" : YAY
1. High hits : LOBS
2. Liveliness : BRIO
3. They're not laid in a cage : ORGANICEGGS
4. "Look what we have here!" : OHO
5. Neighbor of Aruba : BONAIRE
6. "Yeah, right!" : IBET
7. End of a "happy birthday" message : TOYOU
8. Black-and-white : POLICECAR
9. Hymn ender : AMEN
10. Camp clothing attachment : NAMETAPE
11. Now, in Nogales : AHORA
12. Chutney ingredient, maybe : MANGO
13. Some boy dolls : ANDYS
18. Compressed video file format : MPEG
22. The "60" in "going 60": Abbr. : MPH
24. Suggest : HINTAT
27. "Elephant Boy" boy : SABU
28. Blueprint : PLAN
29. Aix-___-Bains, France : LES
31. Mrs. Van Buren : HANNAH
34. Touch-and-go : DICEY
36. See 35-Across : PUBLICENEMY
37. Buffalo's county : ERIE
38. Swindles : ROBS
40. On the q.t. : INSECRET
42. Queen in Shelley's poetry : MAB
45. Sneaks a peek through a window : PEERSIN
47. Diver's wear : WETSUIT
50. Part of C.P.I. : PRICE
52. Actor David of "Rhoda" : GROH
53. Pinochle combos : MELDS
54. "Adam Bede" novelist : ELIOT
55. Messing on the screen : DEBRA
57. Elastic fiber : LYCRA
60. What cons do : TIME
61. Love child? : EROS
63. 1998 Sarah McLachlan hit : ADIA
64. Fine point : NICETY
67. ___-mo : SLO

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