New York Times, Tuesday, July 5, 2005

Author: Beth Hinshaw
Editor: Will Shortz
Beth Hinshaw
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Hinshaw. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Tough trips : TREKS
6. Poster holder : TACK
10. Shi'ites, e.g. : SECT
14. Two under, on the links : EAGLE
15. Double-reeded woodwind : OBOE
16. Pertaining to : INRE
17. Tee off : ANGER
18. Elbow/hand connector : ULNA
19. Marked, as a box on a test : XDIN
20. Noted actor's writing implements? : SEANPENNSPENS
23. "Nope" : NAH
25. Actress Hatcher : TERI
26. Candidate's concern : IMAGE
27. Instruction to a woman in labor : BREATHE
30. Get-up-and-go : VIM
32. Danger signal : RED
33. Yo-Yo Ma's instrument : CELLO
34. Rodeo wear, often : DENIM
36. Noted actor's sons? : ALANLADDSLADS
41. Farmer's spring purchase : SEEDS
42. Orderly grouping : ARRAY
44. Dear old ___ : DAD
47. Headlight setting : DIM
48. Public face : PERSONA
50. "Wheel of Fortune" purchases : AEIOU
52. Huge-screen film format : IMAX
54. Church perch : PEW
55. Noted actor's underarms? : BRADPITTSPITS
59. Shopper stopper : SALE
60. Fiddle sticks : BOWS
61. California/Nevada lake : TAHOE
64. Keep ___ (persist) : ATIT
65. A couple of chips in the pot, maybe : ANTE
66. Tempest : STORM
67. Perfect Olympic scores : TENS
68. Makes calls : REFS
69. "Breaking Away" director Peter : YATES
1. Lipton product : TEA
2. Made haste : RAN
3. Shade of white : EGGSHELL
4. Swiss artist Paul : KLEE
5. Word repeated after "Que" in song : SERA
6. Rug with nothing swept under it? : TOUPEE
7. More competent : ABLER
8. Plotted : CONNIVED
9. 9/11 commission chairman Thomas : KEAN
10. Rush-hour hr. : SIXPM
11. Win over : ENDEAR
12. Shrink in fear : CRINGE
13. Made tight, as muscles : TENSED
21. Highest degree : NTH
22. Analogous : SIMILAR
23. "The West Wing" network : NBC
24. Plane measure : AREA
28. Resigned remark : ALAS
29. Cut down on the flab : TONEDUP
31. Electees : INS
34. Dentist's deg. : DDS
35. Neighbor of Earth : MARS
37. Floral necklace : LEI
38. Movie ticket mandate : ADMITONE
39. Finesse stroke in tennis : DROPSHOT
40. With it, mentally : SANE
43. Not fly absolutely straight : YAW
44. Blots lightly : DABSAT
45. Supply with oxygen : AERATE
46. Join a teleconference : DIALIN
48. Written permissions : PASSES
49. Abbr. before a date on a pkg. : EXP
51. "Golden Boy" playwright : ODETS
53. Workweek letters : MTWTF
56. Construction beam : IBAR
57. Wee : ITSY
58. "See ya!" : TATA
62. Miner's find : ORE
63. German spa : EMS

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