New York Times, Wednesday, May 3, 2006

Author: Lisa Wiseman
Editor: Will Shortz
Lisa Wiseman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Wiseman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Conned : HAD
4. Hits with junk e-mail : SPAMS
9. Swamplike : BOGGY
14. Flurry : ADO
15. Time-related : HORAL
16. More apt : ABLER
17. Sights at many natl. parks : RVS
18. Clubs for a "Lord of the Rings" actor? : ELIJAHWOODS
20. French royal : REINE
22. Biological eggs : OVULES
23. Binds to service : INDENTURES
26. Chump : SAP
29. John of ABC News : STOSSEL
30. Hockey practice : SKATING
33. Sleep stage, briefly : REM
35. Sorority letter : THETA
36. Clubs for a "Good Will Hunting" actress? : MINNIEDRIVERS
42. Setting for "The Constant Gardener" : KENYA
43. Rested one's feet : SAT
44. Nods, maybe : ASSENTS
47. Lot of yakking : GABFEST
53. Water source : TAP
54. Brings up again : RESURRECTS
56. Nuts : INSANE
59. Really go for : ADORE
60. Clubs for a "Reversal of Fortune" actor? : JEREMYIRONS
64. Rollaway : COT
65. Mountain crest : ARETE
66. Garage jobs : LUBES
67. Situp targets : ABS
68. En ___ (together) : MASSE
69. Poet Dickinson : EMILY
70. Riddle-me, riddle-me-___ : REE
1. Joel Chandler ___, creator of Uncle Remus : HARRIS
2. Christian observance : ADVENT
3. Square-dance figure : DOSIDO
4. Lusters : SHEENS
5. Electioneer : POL
6. Mr. Onassis : ARI
7. The Masters or British Open, e.g. : MAJOR
8. Toils (away) : SLAVES
9. Sob : BAWL
10. "O" in a phonetic alphabet : OBOE
11. Less flat : GLOSSIER
12. H.S. dropout's goal : GED
13. Calendar spans: Abbr. : YRS
19. Corn covering : HUSK
21. Old video game inits. : NES
24. Actress Garr : TERI
25. 1997 title role for Peter Fonda : ULEE
27. Little scurriers : ANTS
28. Tour organizer, for short : PGA
31. Offroad goer, for short : ATV
32. With 49-Down, interest rate setter : THE
34. Co-workers of R.N.'s : MDS
36. Painted Desert feature : MESA
37. Heartens : INSPIRES
38. Nevada's largest county : NYE
39. Palindromic girl's name : NAN
40. Sauce brand : RAGU
41. ___-Tass news agency : ITAR
42. Kit ___ bar : KAT
45. Waiter's aid : TRAY
46. Softheaded : SENILE
48. Bold : BRASSY
49. See 32-Down : FED
50. Prius, e.g. : ECOCAR
51. Dance floor light : STROBE
52. African menace : TSETSE
55. Truth ___ : SERUM
57. New Jersey hoopsters : NETS
58. Hook's mate : SMEE
60. Traffic problem : JAM
61. Unratified proposal, briefly : ERA
62. It's tied with a bow : OBI
63. In the: Italian : NEL

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