New York Times, Tuesday, August 30, 2005

Author: Leonard Williams
Editor: Will Shortz
Leonard Williams
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Congregation leader : RABBI
6. Noted movie terrier : TOTO
10. Excellent, in slang : PHAT
14. Columnist Goodman : ELLEN
15. Very top : APEX
16. Prefix in the airplane industry : AERO
17. Large antelope : ELAND
18. Numbers game : KENO
19. A bit blue : RACY
20. False rumor about seafood? : SARDINECANARD
23. Needle part : EYE
24. Whistle blower : REF
25. "Delta of Venus" author : NIN
26. Barnyard sound : BAA
29. 40¢ per fifth of a mile, in New York City? : TAXISTANDARD
32. Greek earth goddess: Var. : GAIA
35. New Deal program, for short : TVA
36. C. S. Lewis's "The Chronicles of ___" : NARNIA
37. It's trapped indoors : LINT
38. Finis : END
40. Polish border river : ODER
41. Protozoan : AMOEBA
44. Preschooler : TOT
46. Guernsey, e.g., in the English Channel : ISLE
47. Holy chicken? : SACREDCOWARD
50. Disco ___, "The Simpsons" character : STU
51. A Perón : EVA
52. Timberwolves' org. : NBA
53. Onetime United rival : TWA
56. Chic scavenger? : LATESTBUZZARD
60. Usually unopened mail : SPAM
62. Eisenhower's Korean counterpart : RHEE
63. George Burns movie : OHGOD
64. St. ___, spring break mecca : PETE
65. Evening on Mt. Etna : SERA
66. Mapquest offering : ROUTE
67. Parrots : APES
68. Mince words? : EDIT
69. "Fabulous!" : SUPER
1. Witherspoon of "Vanity Fair" : REESE
2. Put to rest, as fears : ALLAY
3. Proclaim loudly : BLARE
4. Not stay rigid : BEND
5. A Gandhi : INDIRA
6. Rest awhile : TAKEFIVE
7. Oil price-setting grp. : OPEC
8. Lessee : TENANT
9. Tony Blair, collegiately : OXONIAN
10. Catherine who wed Henry VIII : PARR
11. Sweat absorbers : HEADBANDS
12. Parabola, essentially : ARC
13. Play (with) : TOY
21. Queue cue : NEXT
22. Kournikova of tennis : ANNA
27. Sharon of Israel : ARIEL
28. On ___ (how pranks may be done) : ADARE
29. Spud : TATER
30. ___ Domingo : SANTO
31. C-3PO, e.g., for short : DROID
32. Lens : GLASS
33. Shoot for : AIMAT
34. Immunize : INOCULATE
39. Conductor's cue, maybe : DOWNBEAT
42. Shade of red : BEET
43. Unfavorable : ADVERSE
45. Forbidden: Var. : TABU
48. Redeemed, as a check : CASHED
49. Stubble removers : RAZORS
53. Advice to a base runner before leaving base : TAGUP
54. Penned : WROTE
55. Viper : ADDER
57. Iowa college town : AMES
58. Actress Garr : TERI
59. Mao colleague : ZHOU
60. Bathroom installation : SPA
61. Get-up-and-go : PEP

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