New York Times, Wednesday, August 6, 2003

Author: Jay Livingston
Editor: Will Shortz
Jay Livingston
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QVWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Livingston. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Broad comedy : FARCE
6. H.S. math : ALG
9. Steinbeck family : JOADS
14. Legend automaker : ACURA
15. "Ben-___" : HUR
16. Dogpatch fellow : ABNER
17. Wanted poster info : ALIAS
18. Drink in a mug : ALE
19. Botox targets : LINES
20. Chess endings that don't hold up? : UNSTABLEMATES
23. Ad-___ committee : HOC
24. Rice Krispies sound : SNAP
25. It makes pot potent: Abbr. : THC
28. Ultimate degree : NTH
30. Look over, informally : EYEBALL
35. Clarinet, for one : REED
37. Brain-wave test: Abbr. : EEG
39. First name at the 1976 Olympics : NADIA
40. Zombie calculation? : UNDEADRECKONING
44. Resell illegally : SCALP
45. Sign of summer : LEO
46. Numbskull : DODO
47. Sonora shawls : SERAPES
50. Granola morsel : OAT
52. European carrier : SAS
53. Yalies : ELIS
55. ___ Cruces : LAS
57. Poisoned saltine? : UNSAFECRACKER
63. Unclogged : CLEAR
64. Heston was its pres. : NRA
65. Imam's study : KORAN
67. Waste maker, proverbially : HASTE
68. Shrew : NAG
69. Singer Cleo or Frankie : LAINE
70. Said "I'm in," in effect : ANTED
71. Make like : APE
72. Spanish hero : ELCID
1. Airways-regulating org. : FAA
2. Rights grp. : ACLU
3. Undo : RUIN
4. Wall Street debacle : CRASH
5. Singer Sheena : EASTON
6. Pequod skipper : AHAB
7. Quiet times : LULLS
8. Lorne or Graham : GREENE
9. Pungent pepper : JALAPENO
10. The last word : OBIT
11. Green Gables girl : ANNE
12. Stinky grades : DEES
13. Grads-to-be: Abbr. : SRS
21. Took steps : ACTED
22. Kentucky Derby time : MAY
25. Bridge strengthener : TRUSS
26. "It follows that ..." : HENCE
27. Chest wood : CEDAR
29. H.R.H. part : HER
31. Singer's backup : BAND
32. Baja "bye" : ADIOS
33. Supergirl's alias ___ Lee : LINDA
34. Port east of Porto-Novo : LAGOS
36. Boxer Oscar ___ Hoya : DELA
38. Salon goo : GEL
41. Popped up : APPEARED
42. Corp. biggie : CEO
43. Australian "bear" : KOALA
48. Polar helper : ELF
49. Reddish brown : SIENNA
51. Guard's neighbor : TACKLE
54. Deep-six : SCRAP
56. Swede's "Cheers!" : SKOAL
57. ___ Bator : ULAN
58. Egg holder : NEST
59. More than fill : SATE
60. Frenzy : RAGE
61. Idle in comedy : ERIC
62. Indian princess : RANI
63. Chinese tea : CHA
66. Composer Rorem : NED

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