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New York Times, Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Author: Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter A. Collins
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Joe Krozel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQVXZ} This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Collins. This is puzzle # 23 for Mr. Krozel. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Sub for : ACTAS
6. Jungfrau or Eiger : ALP
9. Campaign against Troy, e.g. : SIEGE
14. Word after "thou" : SHALT
15. Lighter maker : BIC
16. Bow, the "It Girl" : CLARA
17. "Rikki-___-Tavi" : TIKKI
18. Mid 10th-century year : CML
19. Tiny bits : IOTAS
20. Feature of a Las Vegas "bandit" : ONEARM
22. April 1 cigar sound : BAM
24. George Harrison's "___ It a Pity" : ISNT
25. Do a Sherpa's work : CLIMB
27. 24-line verse form : BALLADE
29. Toy on a layout : TRAINSET
32. Water cannon target : RIOTER
33. Patch up : DARN
34. Nutrition label units : GRAMS
36. Branded beast : STEER
38. Lard holder : TUB
39. Kiltie's instrument : PIPES
44. Huskies' sch. : UCONN
46. Thing depicted by this puzzle's circled letters : TREE
47. "Night" novelist : WIESEL
51. Jet fuel component : KEROSENE
54. Software buyer, usually : ENDUSER
56. Kidney-related : RENAL
57. "That was ___ ..." : THEN
58. Tool at Henley : OAR
60. It beats the alternative, in a saying : OLDAGE
63. Radio letter after sierra : TANGO
65. Here-there link : NOR
67. Like porridge : OATEN
68. Like SEALs : ELITE
69. "That's not fair!" : BOO
70. Blast from the past : ATEST
71. Architectural Digest topic : DECOR
72. Pay stub abbr. : YTD
73. Items in a 46-Across, often : NESTS
1. Concerning : ASTO
2. Place for a Vandyke : CHIN
3. "Bye, now" : TAKECARE
4. High-pH : ALKALINE
5. Add while cooking : STIRIN
6. Multiple-choice choices : ABC
7. Life's partner : LIMB
8. Place for a programming class, perhaps : PCLAB
9. Poli ___ : SCI
10. Philippine seaport : ILOILO
11. Bothers no end : EATSAT
12. Starbucks size : GRANDE
13. Egg roll time : EASTER
21. Ruler divs. : MMS
23. Old-time schoolteacher : MARM
26. "I ___ differ" : BEGTO
28. Daffy Duck trademark : LISP
29. One might pass for these, briefly : TDS
30. One down in the dumps? : RAT
31. Magician's prop : TRUNK
35. Daisy Mae's guy : ABNER
37. Wishes undone : RUES
40. "Meet you then!" : ITSADATE
41. Church dignitaries : PRELATES
42. Dark time, to a bard : EEN
43. Drop in on : SEE
45. '63 Liz Taylor role : CLEO
47. Licked, e.g. : WETTED
48. Yoga instructor's direction : INHALE
49. Like paradise : EDENIC
50. Serenaded : SUNGTO
52. Flying Cloud automaker : REO
53. Like the art in some exhibits : ONLOAN
55. Told in order to get a quick opinion : RANBY
59. Cheer (for) : ROOT
61. Heroic deed : GEST
62. Docs who might treat sinusitis : ENTS
64. Key contraction : OER
66. Axle, e.g. : ROD

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