New York Times, Monday, June 27, 2005

Author: Kurt Mengel and Jan-Michele Gianette
Editor: Will Shortz
Kurt Mengel
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91/12/20042/10/20156
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Jan-Michele Gianette
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610/25/20042/10/20156
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {HJQZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Mengel. This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Gianette. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Smile : GRIN
5. Body of water in Italy : LAGO
9. Alternative to U.P.S. : FEDEX
14. City for a quickie marriage or divorce : RENO
15. Push up against : ABUT
16. Fred's dancing partner : ADELE
17. Aide: Abbr. : ASST
18. Filet of ___ : SOLE
19. Stirs up : RILES
20. Choice at a supermarket checkout : PAPERORPLASTIC
23. Ram's mate : EWE
24. Sculptures and oils : ART
25. 52, in old Rome : LII
26. Choice offered at an electronic payment machine : CREDITORDEBIT
33. Man's name that's an alphabetic string : STU
34. Actress Gardner : AVA
35. Group of 100 in Washington : SENATE
36. Singer Sedaka : NEIL
37. Squeeze (out) : EKE
39. Cap and gown wearer : GRAD
40. Single-celled creature : AMOEBA
43. Finish : END
45. Pipe bend : ELL
46. Choice at an airplane ticket counter : WINDOWORAISLE
49. Neither's partner : NOR
50. ___ tai (drink) : MAI
51. Singer Sumac : YMA
54. Choice at a coffee bar : REGULARORDECAF
59. Runs across the field : LOPES
60. Hatcher of "Desperate Housewives" : TERI
61. Actress Anderson : LONI
62. Dress style : ALINE
63. Sporting blade : EPEE
64. ___ Rabbit : BRER
65. Religious offshoots : SECTS
66. Grass clumps : SODS
67. The "a" in a.m. : ANTE
1. Vineyard fruit : GRAPE
2. Cut again : RESAW
3. State auto requirement : INSPECTION
4. Middle C, e.g. : NOTE
5. Longtime Dodger manager Tommy : LASORDA
6. Cut short, as an attempt : ABORTIVE
7. Big swallow : GULP
8. Verdi's Moor : OTELLO
9. Gary Larson comic, with "The" : FARSIDE
10. Rewrite : EDIT
11. Meat slicer locale : DELI
12. It's A.C. or D.C. : ELEC
13. Crosses (out) : XES
21. "Norma ___" : RAE
22. Shows, as programs : AIRS
27. Governed : RULED
28. Giver's opposite : TAKER
29. TV actress Georgia : ENGEL
30. Malt liquor base : BARLEYCORN
31. Slanted, as type: Abbr. : ITAL
32. Excellent adventurer with Bill : TED
33. 18-wheeler : SEMI
36. No, slangily : NAW
38. Smitten : ENAMORED
41. Job rewards : BONUSES
42. Illegally off base : AWOL
44. Journals : DIARIES
47. Speechifies : ORATES
48. Half-brother of Tom Sawyer : SID
52. "A Bar at the Folies-Bergère" painter : MANET
53. In flames : AFIRE
54. Actor's part : ROLE
55. Movie best seen on a wide screen : EPIC
56. Lady's man : GENT
57. Used auto, perhaps : REPO
58. Isle of exile for Napoleon : ELBA
59. ___ Cruces, N.M. : LAS

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