New York Times, Tuesday, July 4, 2006

Author: Ed Early
Editor: Will Shortz
Ed Early
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {J} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 47 for Mr. Early. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Ministers : CLERGY
7. Former federal regulatory grp. : ICC
10. Nickname for a 7'1" N.B.A.'er : SHAQ
14. Guarantee : ASSURE
15. ___ Na Na : SHA
16. Forbidden: Var. : TABU
17. Hero of the American Revolution : WASHINGTON
19. Auto executive Ferrari : ENZO
20. Not lenient : STERN
21. "As ___ and breathe!" : ILIVE
23. Loony tune : NUT
24. British military governor in the American Revolution : GENERALGAGE
27. Campbell's soup can painter : WARHOL
31. Wee, as a bairn : SMA
32. "The Time Machine" people : ELOI
33. Test version : BETA
37. Globular : ORBED
41. Celebrated event of the American Revolution : PAULREVERESRIDE
44. Mr. or Mrs. : TITLE
45. Midterm, e.g. : EXAM
46. Poetic dusks : EENS
47. Language suffix : ESE
49. Intercity passenger service created by Congress : AMTRAK
51. 1777-78 Continental Army encampment : VALLEYFORGE
57. Air-testing org. : EPA
58. ___ incognita : TERRA
59. Malicious : NASTY
64. Golden ___ : GATE
66. His surrender at Yorktown helped end the Revolutionary War : CORNWALLIS
68. Intolerable ___, one cause of the American Revolution : ACTS
69. Israeli weapon : UZI
70. Glacial period : ICEAGE
71. Ooze : SEEP
72. Implement for John Hancock : PEN
73. Infant food preparer : GERBER
1. Crows' cries : CAWS
2. Exam for future attys. : LSAT
3. To be, to Livy : ESSE
4. Where Essen is : RUHR
5. An American in Mexico : GRINGO
6. Itch : YEN
7. Carpet fiber : ISTLE
8. Singing group : CHOIR
9. John Trumbull's "Declaration of Independence," e.g. : CANVAS
10. Fr. holy woman : STE
11. ___-Barbera cartoons : HANNA
12. Bella of 1970's politics : ABZUG
13. "Give me liberty or give me death!," e.g. : QUOTE
18. Kind of mill : GIN
22. St. ___ fire : ELMOS
25. Hamburg's river : ELBE
26. Cramped living space : GARRET
27. Cried : WEPT
28. Jai ___ : ALAI
29. 30-0, e.g. : ROUT
30. Jewish campus group : HILLEL
34. Christmas ___ (when 17-Across planned his attack on Trenton) : EVE
35. Okla. neighbor : TEX
36. Coach Parseghian : ARA
38. Coffin support : BIER
39. Actress Best : EDNA
40. Drawer holder : DESK
42. Kind of button : RESET
43. Online periodical : EMAG
48. Pupil's bath holder : EYECUP
50. Threaten : MENACE
51. Gamblers' mecca : VEGAS
52. Quickly : APACE
53. Starbucks order : LATTE
54. Stopped in one's tracks : FROZE
55. Sen. Hatch : ORRIN
56. Fled : RAN
60. Yank or Ranger : ALER
61. Thick slice : SLAB
62. Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
63. North Sea feeder : YSER
65. Clairvoyance, e.g. : ESP
67. Freak (out) : WIG

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