New York Times, Tuesday, May 9, 2006

Author: Patrick Blindauer
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Blindauer
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Blindauer. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Foundation : BASIS
6. Hair product from Procter & Gamble : PERT
10. Computer since 1998 : IMAC
14. Up in the air : ALOFT
15. Downwind : ALEE
16. Draped attire : TOGA
17. Classic whistler's tune : DIXIE
18. Slogan for a party animal : REVELEVER
20. Prince of Broadway : HAL
22. Deer and fox, e.g. : GAME
23. WSW's reverse : ENE
24. Say "An apple a day gets the worm," say : MIXAMAXIM
28. Modern music holders : IPODS
30. Like a line segment, briefly : ONED
31. Gives a hand? : SLAPS
33. Santa ___ (some winds) : ANAS
34. Austere and reclusive : MONASTIC
36. Disney collectible : CEL
38. Official language of Kenya : SWAHILI
39. Set the boundaries of : DELIMIT
43. Investor's option, for short : IRA
44. Quill cutter, once : PENKNIFE
45. Hang out : LOAF
48. Chessman : PIECE
50. Test materials, in brief : DNAS
51. Home to more than a billion : INDIA
53. Southern recipe direction : STIRGRITS
55. Appliance spec. : BTU
56. Knowing, as a secret : INON
58. "___-hoo!" : YOO
59. New Haven event with a baton : YALERELAY
62. The end of the Greek empire? : OMEGA
66. Living units: Abbr. : APTS
67. Planners of nav. maneuvers : ADMS
68. Guinness Book listings : FEATS
69. Cozy home : NEST
70. What strippers do : PEEL
71. Camera setting : FSTOP
1. Rotten : BAD
2. Ring master? : ALI
3. Fenway team, for short : SOX
4. Start of an audiophile's wish : IFIHADAHIFI
5. Cook, as broccoli : STEAM
6. Good thing to break : PAR
7. Mournful : ELEGIAC
8. Work over : REVAMP
9. Overflow : TEEM
10. Mineral suffix : ITE
11. Advice for the obsessed : MOVEON
12. Meeting paper : AGENDA
13. Stroke : CARESS
19. Hawaiian gift : LEI
21. Checkered flag preceder : LASTLAP
24. Stay-at-home ___ (family types) : MOMS
25. "___ pronounce you ..." : INOW
26. Sword-wielding heroine : XENA
27. 2008 Super Bowl number : XLII
29. Phrases like 18-, 24-, 53-, 59-Across and 4-Down : PALINDROMES
32. Hills and trees, on a Sunday drive : SCENERY
35. "My dear man" : SIR
37. Lodge member : ELK
39. Metric prefix : DECI
40. Skirt style : MINI
41. "___ first ..." : IFAT
42. Hardy heroine : TESS
44. Cookie, e.g. : PETNAME
45. Like some Bedouins : LIBYAN
46. Preserved, as sounds : ONTAPE
47. Full-price payers : ADULTS
49. Wagnerian heroine : ISOLDE
52. Put on : AIR
54. Explode : GOOFF
57. Certain tide : NEAP
60. Founded: Abbr. : EST
61. Fashion inits. : YSL
63. Take in : EAT
64. Classic performance car : GTO
65. Symbol on an Egyptian headdress : ASP

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