New York Times, Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Author: Daniel A. Finan
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 13, Columns: 17, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Finan. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Grooms groom it : FUR
4. High beams : BRIGHTS
11. Price in cents of a 1958 Monroe stamp : THREE
16. ... of a 1968 Jefferson stamp : ONE
17. Went berserk : RANRIOT
18. ... of a 1938 Jackson stamp : SEVEN
19. ___ Arizona (Pearl Harbor memorial) : USS
20. Caterpillar part : ANTENNA
21. Correct : AMEND
22. Shared quarters (with) : ROOMED
24. Laura of "Jurassic Park" : DERN
26. Fine ___ : ARTS
27. Chef's subject : CUISINE
30. Guinness, e.g. : STOUT
32. Do some logrolling : BIRL
33. Hall-of-Famer Mel : OTT
35. "Come on in!" : ITSOPEN
39. Location for some quick calculations : BACKOFTHEENVELOPE
43. Sanctifies : BLESSES
44. ... of a 1903 Washington stamp : TWO
45. They might precede "Monsieur!" : OUIS
46. Funny stuff : HUMOR
48. Low-ranking officers : ENSIGNS
51. Crumbly cheese : FETA
54. In ___ (dazed) : AFOG
56. Chihuahua, e.g. : TOYDOG
58. "Ni-i-ice!" : ILIKE
60. Circus performer : ACROBAT
63. Author LeShan : EDA
64. Barn toppers : VANES
65. Refrain syllables : SHALALA
66. Hi-___ graphics : RES
67. "Family Ties" mother : ELYSE
68. Sexy nightwear : TEDDIES
69. ... of a 1970 Eisenhower stamp : SIX
1. ... of a 1954 Lincoln stamp : FOUR
2. Not mixing well : UNSOCIAL
3. Tapped asset : RESOURCE
4. Bonny hillsides : BRAES
5. The Amazing ___ : RANDI
6. Bank earnings: Abbr. : INT
7. Aspiring Ph.D.'s test : GRE
8. Rear : HIND
9. Colorations : TONES
10. Begin to berate : STARTINON
11. Org. doing pat-downs : TSA
12. Study of blood : HEMATOLOGY
13. Camper driver, for short : RVER
14. Med. specialty : EENT
15. Gridiron positions : ENDS
23. Ice cream drinks : MILKSHAKES
25. Angry parent's decree, maybe : NOTV
28. "Where do you think you're going?!" : NOTSOFAST
29. Archaic verb suffix : ETH
31. "It's no ___!" : USE
32. Consumer protection org. : BBB
34. Asian celebration : TET
36. Quarter ___ (McDonald's orders) : POUNDERS
37. "The Phantom Menace," in the "Star Wars" series : EPISODEI
38. Super ___ (game console) : NES
40. The Cowboys of the Big 12 Conf. : OSU
41. Disaster relief acronym : FEMA
42. Lamb suckler : EWE
47. Swiss pharmaceutical giant : ROCHE
49. Played out : STALE
50. Minute bits : IOTAS
51. ... of a 1964 Kennedy stamp : FIVE
52. Tel Aviv lander : ELAL
53. Pint-size : TINY
55. Tassel sporter : GRAD
57. Beano alternative : GASX
59. Suffix with Taiwan : ESE
61. Bygone : OLD
62. Actress ___ Ling of "The Crow" : BAI

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