New York Times, Tuesday, August 10, 2010

Author: Peter A. Collins
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter A. Collins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FQX} This is puzzle # 41 for Mr. Collins. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Male ballroom dancer, traditionally : LEAD
5. Total : ADDUP
10. Laundry unit : LOAD
14. Not ___ many words : INSO
15. ___ Granada (old Spanish colony in the Americas) : NUEVA
16. Org. for Annika Sorenstam : LPGA
17. Oyster ___ : STEW
18. Cooler, to a hip-hopper : ILLER
19. Broccoli centers? : CEES
20. Goal of 39-Across : TRANSMUTATION
23. Whitman or Whittier : POET
24. Gives a leg up : BOOSTS
27. Swipe at the store : SCAN
29. Bucks and rams : HES
32. Extreme : ULTRA
33. ___ & the Blowfish : HOOTIE
35. Part of a jug band : TUB
37. Lockup : JAIL
38. Objective : AIM
39. Activity associated with the word ladder formed by 1-, 10-, 70- and 72-Across : ALCHEMY
42. What a swish shot swishes : NET
43. Ton : SLEW
45. Mary ___ of cosmetics : KAY
46. Battlefield shout : WARCRY
48. Grand ___ National Park : TETON
50. ___-ray Discs : BLU
52. Glasgow negations : NAES
53. Decorates : ADORNS
55. Tirade : RANT
57. 39-Across, for one : PSEUDOSCIENCE
63. Latin lover's word? : AMAT
65. "Shut up!" : ZIPIT
66. Ski-___ (snowmobiles) : DOOS
67. "Not a chance" : NOPE
68. Ryan of "The Beverly Hillbillies" : IRENE
69. Subdivision map : PLAT
70. Incite : GOAD
71. Sniggled : EELED
72. Olympic prize : GOLD
1. Tilt : LIST
2. ___'acte : ENTR
3. Between ports : ASEA
4. Rehearsed perfectly : DOWNPAT
5. Manga-like art form : ANIME
6. Lake Superior port : DULUTH
7. Shoulder muscle, briefly : DELT
8. Sclera neighbor : UVEA
9. Second section : PARTB
10. Rapper born James Todd Smith : LLCOOLJ
11. Batting position : OPENSTANCE
12. AARP membership concern : AGE
13. "___ Kapital" : DAS
21. Braga of Hollywood : SONIA
22. Letters from a short person? : IOU
25. Judges and juries : TRIERS
26. Dirty : SALTY
27. Dirty : SOILED
28. Dice roller's exclamation : COMETOPAPA
30. ___ alcohol : ETHYL
31. Litigate : SUE
33. "___ luego" : HASTA
34. Lodge member : ELK
36. Audi alternative : BMW
40. Trucker's place : CAB
41. Greek New Age musician : YANNI
44. Wool variety : WORSTED
47. Like most of the Harry Potter films : RATEDPG
49. Havana-to-Miami dir. : NNE
51. Bearlike : URSINE
54. "The World of ___ Wong" : SUZIE
56. Wasn't passive : ACTED
58. Ominous : DIRE
59. Audi alternative : OPEL
60. Part of a plea : NOLO
61. Mine find : COAL
62. Abbr. on a city limit sign : ESTD
63. Oscar-winning director Lee : ANG
64. Jersey greeting? : MOO

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