New York Times, Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Author: Damon J. Gulczynski
Editor: Will Shortz
Damon J. Gulczynski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36 Missing: {Q} Featured Will Shortz favorite This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Gulczynski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
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1. Cut and paste : EDIT
5. Feminist Abzug : BELLA
10. Trojan War hero : AJAX
14. Late-night TV "jaywalker" : LENO
15. Met highlights : ARIAS
16. One in a will : HEIR
17. Workout wear : LEGWARMERS
19. ___ mater : ALMA
20. Shelled out : SPENT
21. Black cattle breed : ANGUS
23. Science writer Willy : LEY
24. Helpful connections : INS
26. Some Pacific salmon : SOCKEYES
28. Bandit's lair : HIDEOUT
32. Elvis's swivelers : HIPS
33. Commotions : ADOS
34. Prosperous period : BOOM
37. Politically incorrect Bill : MAHER
40. Go astray : SIN
41. 17- and 66-Across and 11- and 30-Down, e.g. : 80SFADS
43. Source of iron : ORE
44. Nonsense : HOKUM
46. Paint can instruction : STIR
47. Chow ___ : MEIN
48. Cast-of-thousands film : EPIC
50. Lowered in value : DEBASED
52. Pronounce : SAYALOUD
56. Tail motion : WAG
57. Type : ILK
58. Supporter of the arts? : EASEL
60. Auto mechanics rotate them : TIRES
64. School since 1440 : ETON
66. Six-faced puzzler : RUBIKSCUBE
68. Barn topper : VANE
69. Riyadh resident : SAUDI
70. "Dancing Queen" quartet : ABBA
71. Hence : ERGO
72. Rocker John : ELTON
73. Minus : LESS
1. Right-angle bends : ELLS
2. Seemingly bottomless : DEEP
3. "Picnic" playwright : INGE
4. Locals near a campus : TOWNIES
5. Keep out : BAR
6. Humorist Bombeck : ERMA
7. Claims on homes, e.g. : LIENS
8. Slowly, musically : LARGO
9. Per se : ASSUCH
10. "Got it!" : AHA
11. Clear plastic footwear : JELLYSHOES
12. Actress Anouk : AIMEE
13. Dentists' pictures : XRAYS
18. Periodic table fig. : ATNO
22. Reads quickly : SKIMS
25. Really, really cold : SUB0
27. Clean air org. : EPA
28. "Slung" dish : HASH
29. Prefix with -syncratic : IDIO
30. Classic arcade game : DONKEYKONG
31. Fling : TOSS
35. Frequently, to bards : OFT
36. Motel employee : MAID
38. Pennsylvania port : ERIE
39. Tear apart : REND
41. 2002 Eminem movie : 8MILE
42. Sketched : DREW
45. ___ tree (trapped) : UPA
47. Like Harry Potter's world : MAGICAL
49. Like a rasp file : COARSE
51. Is at the plate : BATS
52. Kitchen item full of holes : SIEVE
53. Sacrifice site : ALTAR
54. The ___ suspects : USUAL
55. Coming-out : DEBUT
59. Italian resort : LIDO
61. Unsophisticated sort : RUBE
62. Falls back : EBBS
63. Huge expanses : SEAS
65. Keanu Reeves's "The Matrix" role : NEO
67. Reunion folks : KIN

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