New York Times, Thursday, June 1, 2006

Author: Ethan Cooper
Editor: Will Shortz
Ethan Cooper
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Cooper. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Fund-raiser, of sorts: Abbr. : IPO
4. Common insurance fraud : ARSON
9. "Qué ___?" : PASA
13. Here-there link : NOR
14. Police : PATROL
16. Former fruit ripening retardant : ALAR
17. Go crazy with frustration : TEARONESHAIROUT
20. Singer James : ETTA
21. Mop & ___ : GLO
22. Ravenous : GREEDY
23. Element named for a mythical queen : NIOBIUM
25. It may be raised at a party : CAIN
26. What too many rules may do : CRAMPONESSTYLE
31. "Give ___ whirl" : ITA
32. Urban transports : ELS
33. Amphilochus, in Greek myth : SEER
34. Epidemic-fighting org. : CDC
36. They're subject to the starts of 17-, 26-, 46- and 59-Across : MUSCLES
40. Put in, as hours : LOG
41. One of the house of 11-Down, e.g. : ARAB
43. Suffix with beat : NIK
44. Org. in Super Bowls I to IV : AFL
46. Trick : PULLAFASTONEON
51. Jefferson, to William and Mary : ALUM
52. Powerful combos : ONETWOS
54. Cane material : RATTAN
57. Italian TV channel : TRE
58. Plus : ALSO
59. Exaggerate too much : STRAINCREDULITY
62. Manner : VEIN
63. Cy ___ (pitching awards) : YOUNGS
64. Org. full of big shots? : NRA
65. Irritant : PEST
66. Gives (out) : METES
67. ___ in eagle : EAS
1. One-___ chance : INTEN
2. Idyllic, maybe : POETIC
3. Demosthenic, e.g. : ORATORICAL
4. Mil. address : APO
5. Keyed into a cash register : RANGUP
6. Patron of sailors : STELMO
7. Approximately : ORSO
8. Drama style : NOH
9. Some authority figures : PARENTS
10. Cosmetics additive : ALOE
11. Royal house : SAUD
12. Chichi : ARTY
15. Excitable TV chef : LAGASSE
18. World capital founded as a 12th-century fortress : RABAT
19. Camera part : IRIS
24. Certain cleric : IMAM
25. Solar panel unit : CELL
27. Makes out : NECKS
28. Highway's center : YELLOWLINE
29. Bill Clinton, to the stars? : LEO
30. 0.1 microjoule : ERG
34. Limit : CAP
35. R & B group ___ Hill : DRU
37. Like one who's bombing : UNFUNNY
38. Anna's adopted homeland : SIAM
39. All there : SANE
42. Hardly hidden : BLATANT
45. Kind of position : FETAL
47. Jai ___ : ALAI
48. Sign in a house window : TORENT
49. Tense : ONEDGE
50. Cosa ___ : NOSTRA
53. Some beans : SOYAS
54. Accept or decline : RSVP
55. Suit to ___ : ATEE
56. Speaker in old baseball : TRIS
57. Loyal : TRUE
60. Dot-___ : COM
61. Battleship letters : USS

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