New York Times, Wednesday, July 12, 2006

Author: Richard Chisholm
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Chisholm
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JXYZ} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Out on ___ : ALIMB
6. "Casablanca" pianist : SAM
9. 1970's nightspot : DISCO
14. Top part of a form : LINEA
15. Iron ___ : AGE
16. Take ___ at (try) : ASTAB
17. Vegetarian's no-no? : FLESHFOOD
19. They're expected : NORMS
20. Hindu royal : RANI
21. Word from the crib : GOO
23. Extra-wide : EEE
24. Some NCO's : SGTS
26. 100% wool garments? : FLOCKCOATS
30. H.S. subject : ENG
31. Early Chinese dynasty name : WEI
32. Cottonwoods : ALAMOS
33. Put down : QUASH
35. Something's brewing there : TEAPOT
38. Scene from "Peter Pan"? : STAGEFLIGHT
41. Just one small bite : ATASTE
42. Former carrier name : USAIR
45. Point of writing? : PENNIB
48. B.M.O.C., e.g. : VIP
50. Actress Lupino : IDA
51. "What a nasty e-mail!" : IWASFLAMED
54. Egg layer? : FLOP
55. "Delta of Venus" writer : NIN
56. Prefix with friendly : ECO
57. MGM co-founder : LOEW
59. Pretzels, basically : KNOTS
62. What happens in one scene in "The Wizard of Oz"? : HOMEFLIES
66. Sikorsky and others : IGORS
67. Pitcher's stat. : ERA
68. Of an arm bone : ULNAR
69. Glacial ridge : ESKER
70. Match part : SET
71. "___ say …" ("Alas …") : SADTO
1. Landon of 1930's politics : ALF
2. Al Capp diminutive : LIL
3. Krypton, e.g. : INERTGAS
4. They have flat tops : MESAS
5. Ruhr road : BAHN
6. ___ Paulo : SAO
7. Galore, 60's-style : AGOGO
8. Bordeaux wine : MEDOC
9. Dapper one? : DAN
10. Prefix with metric : ISO
11. Mill site : STREAM
12. Snapped out of it : CAMETO
13. Have a one-track mind : OBSESS
18. Drum's partner : FIFE
22. Cousin of a giraffe : OKAPI
24. Et ___ (footnote abbr.) : SEQ
25. Bearded beast : GNU
27. Some brews : LITES
28. Get blocked : CLOGUP
29. "Nerts!" and others : OATHS
31. "Just suppose …" : WHATIF
34. Nixon commerce secretary Maurice : STANS
36. Young newt : EFT
37. Advil rival : ALEVE
39. Monroe's "The Misfits" co-star : GABLE
40. Help from behind : TAILWIND
43. Swear words? : IDO
44. A lot of popular music nowadays : RAP
45. Small digit : PINKIE
46. "Dallas" family : EWINGS
47. Movie Inuit : NANOOK
49. Between jobs : IDLE
52. Flu symptoms : ACHES
53. A film 007 : MOORE
54. Guy, informally : FELLA
58. "The Story ___" (Willis movie) : OFUS
60. Uno + due : TRE
61. Estonia, e.g., once: Abbr. : SSR
63. Welcome site : MAT
64. Finish off : EAT
65. Unlikely sign at a 54-Across : SRO

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