New York Times, Monday, August 14, 2006

Author: Gene Newman
Editor: Will Shortz
Gene Newman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXYZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Newman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. High-I.Q. group : MENSA
6. Pennsylvania university, for short : PITT
10. Change, as the décor : REDO
14. Island with a reef : ATOLL
15. Sound in a cave : ECHO
16. Allege : AVER
17. Got fit, with "up" : TONED
18. 23-Across's representative in the 38-Across : CHURCHILL
20. Battery terminal : ANODE
21. The New World: Abbr. : AMER
22. Howe'er : THO
23. One of two parties to 38-Across : GREATBRITAIN
27. He can go to blazes : FIREMAN
30. Cries convulsively : SOBS
31. W.C. in London : LOO
32. "Cómo ___?" : ESTA
34. Dog in "The Thin Man" : ASTA
38. Declaration of August 14, 1941, regarding peace aims after W.W. II : ATLANTICCHARTER
43. Island east of Java : BALI
44. "Little piggies" : TOES
45. "Exodus" hero : ARI
46. Scholastic sports grp. : NCAA
50. Common entree at a potluck dinner : LASAGNA
52. One of two parties to 38-Across : UNITEDSTATES
56. Silent assent : NOD
57. Arnaz of 1950's TV : DESI
58. Biblical land with a queen : SHEBA
62. 52-Across's representative in the 38-Across : ROOSEVELT
65. Spreader of seeds : SOWER
66. ___ of Wight : ISLE
67. Plenty mad : IRED
68. Build : ERECT
69. Mole, to a gardener : PEST
70. Bygone Fords : LTDS
71. Library stations : DESKS
1. ___ Hari (W.W. I spy) : MATA
2. School for Prince William : ETON
3. Taboo : NONO
4. Heavy hitter : SLEDGE
5. Municipal lawmakers : ALDERMEN
6. Chest muscle, for short : PEC
7. Popular Apple communication software : ICHAT
8. Hitchhikers' digits : THUMBS
9. Caped fighter : TORERO
10. Word of cheer : RAH
11. The second Mrs. Perón : EVITA
12. Indian city of 12+ million : DELHI
13. Acrylic fiber : ORLON
19. Place for a mobile : CRIB
24. 90° from north : EAST
25. One who hasn't turned pro? : ANTI
26. Old Russian monarch : TSAR
27. Spare tire : FLAB
28. Not one ___ : IOTA
29. Somersault : ROLL
33. Do something : ACT
35. Antlered animal : STAG
36. Seabird with a forked tail : TERN
37. Opera solo : ARIA
39. Fats Waller's "___ Misbehavin'" : AINT
40. Pepsi, e.g. : COLA
41. Summer woe : HEAT
42. Evaluated : ASSESSED
47. Give up : CEDE
48. Have ___ of a time : ADEVIL
49. Declare : ASSERT
51. On the beach : ASHORE
52. Tear open, as seams : UNRIP
53. Loop with a slipknot : NOOSE
54. Hero types : IDOLS
55. Like most bathroom floors : TILED
59. Wool coat wearers : EWES
60. Call's partner : BECK
61. Word with liberal or martial : ARTS
63. Call between ready and go : SET
64. Six-pointers, for short : TDS

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