New York Times, Wednesday, August 2, 2006

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 75, Blocks: 39 Missing: {GJQXZ} Spans: 1 Grid has mirror symmetry This is puzzle # 100 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Comment made with a sigh : AHME
5. Dental care brand : ORALB
10. Wiener schnitzel meat : VEAL
14. Blueprint feature : ROOM
15. Mrs. Arnold Schwarzenegger : MARIA
16. Beginning drawing class : ARTI
17. "Stop griping!" : DONTBESUCHACRAB
20. Mo. for an apple festival : OCT
21. All fouled up : INAMESS
22. Ending with transit : ORY
23. Butler on a plantation : RHETT
25. Turkey neighbor : SYRIA
27. Heed : HEARKENTO
33. Marquis de ___ : SADE
36. See 34-Down : MEARA
37. Language written with Persian-Arabic letters : URDU
41. Have no doubts : KNOW
42. Time and again : OFTEN
43. Narrow inlets : RIAS
44. Owing money : INHOCK
46. Horseshoe-shaped fasteners : UBOLTS
48. Small treasure : PEARL
49. "The Waste Land" monogram : TSE
52. Annually : AYEAR
53. Not get worked up over something : LETITPASS
56. Sunburned and then some : REDASALOBSTER
60. Money of Venezuela : BOLIVAR
61. "Things aren't that bad" : CHEERUP
63. Mosaic tile : TESSERA
64. Dangers on the highway : HOTRODS
65. "It's no ___" : USE
66. Leaky tire sound : SSS
67. Upper class: Abbr. : SRS
68. Go down : SET
1. Intense devotion : ARDOR
2. Likker : HOOCH
3. ___ Leone, highest of the Lepontine Alps : MONTE
4. Ambulance figure: Abbr. : EMT
5. Black cat or eclipse, maybe : OMEN
6. Tabula ___ : RASA
7. Calla lily, e.g. : ARUM
8. Woe for Fido : LICE
9. Outbursts from Scrooge : BAHS
10. Hoover, informally : VAC
11. What thsi clue has : ERROR
12. Video game pioneer : ATARI
13. Saharan land : LIBYA
18. Fisherman's hope : BITE
19. ___ D.A. : ASST
24. With 26-Down, words to a young person showing great promise : THEWORLDIS
26. See 24-Down : YOUROYSTER
28. Frenziedly : AMOK
29. Call the shots? : REF
30. "Krazy ___" : KAT
31. Browning's "before" : ERE
32. When doubled, an old sitcom goodbye : NANU
33. Pass over : SKIP
34. With 36-Across, popular comedic actress : ANNE
35. Qatar's capital : DOHA
38. Rub the wrong way : RILE
39. Spreadsheet figures : DATA
40. "Red" letters : USSR
45. Splits in two : CLEAVES
47. Droopy-eared dogs : BASSETS
49. Vatican treasures : TIARAS
50. Letters on a Cardinal's hat : STL
51. They last a long time : EPOCHS
54. Winter Palace residents : TSARS
55. Can't stomach : ABHOR
56. Some deer : ROES
57. Alternatively : ELSE
58. One who might take a bow : EROS
59. Like a pusher, maybe : RUDE
60. A/C meas. : BTU
62. Winter hrs. in L.A. : PST

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