New York Times, Tuesday, September 7, 2004

Author: Sarah Keller
Editor: Will Shortz
Sarah Keller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {GJQXZ} This is puzzle # 25 for Ms. Keller. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Kind of boom : SONIC
6. Celeste who won an Oscar for "Gentleman's Agreement" : HOLM
10. Ticks off : IRES
14. "Love Story" author Segal : ERICH
15. Tribe defeated by the Iroquois : ERIE
16. Webster who had a way with words : NOAH
17. Point between Hawaii and Guam : WAKEISLAND
19. Center of a cathedral : NAVE
20. Mine find : ORE
21. Chem. or biol. : SCI
22. Narrowed : TAPERED
24. Snapple rival : NESTEA
26. Mary ___ Moore : TYLER
27. "Oklahoma!" aunt : ELLER
29. Eye holder : SOCKET
33. Knock out of the sky : DOWN
36. Pick a card : DRAW
38. Actress Foch and others : NINAS
39. "Pumping ___" : IRON
40. Divans : SOFAS
42. Civil rights activist Parks : ROSA
43. Money substitute : SCRIP
45. The end ___ era : OFAN
46. "Good buddy" : CBER
47. Dorothy's home in "The Wizard of Oz" : KANSAS
49. Poker player's declaration : ICALL
51. Doubting Thomas : CYNIC
53. Spanish dish : PAELLA
57. Silt, e.g. : DEPOSIT
60. Stick in the water? : OAR
61. Crest alternative : AIM
62. Jacob's twin : ESAU
63. Hock shop receipt : PAWNTICKET
66. Ado : STIR
67. Gen. Robt. ___ : ELEE
68. "There ___ free lunches" : ARENO
69. Reporter Clark : KENT
70. Some loaves : RYES
71. Limb holder? : TORSO
1. Attach, as a patch : SEWON
2. "___ Ben Jonson" (literary epitaph) : ORARE
3. Alternatives to Reeboks : NIKES
4. Rocks at the bar : ICE
5. Sculpt : CHISEL
6. Prefix with port or pad : HELI
7. ___ pro nobis : ORA
8. Like a dryer trap : LINTY
9. Some awards : MEDALS
10. Group of confidants : INNERCIRCLE
11. Surf's sound : ROAR
12. Gutter location : EAVE
13. Place for a mower : SHED
18. Heats just short of boiling : SCALDS
23. Unskilled laborer : PEON
25. Place for sets and lets : TENNISCOURT
26. Word that can precede the last word of 17- and 63-Across and 10- and 25-Down : TRAFFIC
28. Suffix with switch : EROO
30. Door opener : KNOB
31. Facilitate : EASE
32. Russian leader before 1917 : TSAR
33. Tiddlywink, e.g. : DISK
34. Shamu, for one : ORCA
35. Slightly tattered : WORN
37. Female W.W. II grp. : WAAC
41. Attack verbally : SNAPAT
44. Settles up : PAYS
48. Concealed shooter : SNIPER
50. Rodeo rope : LARIAT
52. "Boot" in the Mediterranean : ITALY
54. Los Angeles player : LAKER
55. Property claims : LIENS
56. Response to "Are not!" : AMTOO
57. Office necessity : DESK
58. Villa d'___ : ESTE
59. What an analgesic stops : PAIN
60. Addition column : ONES
64. Minute : WEE
65. ___-Magnon : CRO

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