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Fred Piscop
Fred Piscop

NY Times, Sun, Apr 23, 2006 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Fred Piscop
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 74, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. The first square across is the 3rd square in the first row..
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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Floor cleaner : MOP
4. Rock concert need : AMP
7. Gelato holder : CONE
8. Fourth rock from the Sun : MARS
10. Biopic starring Will Smith : ALI
13. Hutch owner's activity? : HARERAISING
16. Smart ___ : ALECK
18. Milk of magnesia, e.g. : ANTACID
19. "The Simpsons" bar owner : MOE
20. Done in : SLAIN
21. W.C. : TOILET
22. Raffle for airline tickets? : FARECHANCE
24. Fellows : HES
25. Bears' home, informally : CHI
27. Ref's call : TKO
28. Terra cotta piece : TILE
29. Beach finds : SEASHELLS
33. Bonn's river : RHINE
35. Round fig. : SPH
36. Grazing locale : LEA
37. Getting on : AGING
38. Strip show on the ice? : PARESKATING
41. Stevereeno : ALLEN
42. Shogun's capital : EDO
43. Pipe bend : ELL
45. Unwelcome forecast : SLEET
46. "Shotgun" locale, in a car : FRONTSEAT
49. Finn's transport : RAFT
50. E.M.T. skill : CPR
52. Pierce Arrow contemporary : REO
53. "O Sole ___" : MIO
55. Big band's rehearsal area? : BLAREHOUSE
58. Remnant : TAGEND
61. Atoll unit : ISLET
62. Indy 500 locale : PIT
63. Make nuts : DERANGE
64. Things to crack : SAFES
65. Expert at psyching out an opponent before a fight? : STAREMASTER
67. Line to Stockholm : SAS
68. Send reeling : STUN
69. Drones, e.g. : BEES
70. 6-0 or 6-1 : SET
71. Georgia, once: Abbr. : SSR
1. Carpentry grooves : MORTISES
2. Tatum who won an Oscar for "Paper Moon" : ONEAL
3. Nez ___ (tribe) : PERCE
4. In the thick of : AMID
5. Barker and Kettle : MAS
6. ___ ballerina : PRIMA
7. Lakeside sights : CANOES
9. Bull pen sounds : SNORTS
10. Having a prickly feeling : ALLATINGLE
11. Atilt : LEANING
12. Cold stick : ICICLE
13. "Hell ___ no fury …" : HATH
14. Cockney's elision : AITCH
15. Carnival weirdo : GEEK
16. Eruption product : ASH
17. "Trick" joint : KNEE
22. Office records : FILES
23. Welsh dog : CORGI
26. Ancient beauty : HELEN
30. Cider sources : APPLETREES
31. Oil source : SHALE
32. Staples Center cager : LAKER
34. Duncan ___ : HINES
37. Make amends : ATONE
39. React to a stench, say : RETCH
40. Really go for : ADORE
41. Some hay : ALFALFA
44. Plaintive one : LAMENTER
45. Zippy dips : SALSAS
46. Lemon and melon : FRUITS
47. Tribal emblem : TOTEM
48. Slight traces : TINGES
49. Box score figs. : RBIS
51. The old man : POPS
54. Baltic Sea feeder : ODER
56. Sci-fi visitors : ETS
57. 49-Down and others : STATS
59. Dubai denizens : ARABS
60. "Noble" things : GASES
63. Bit of progress : DENT
66. New Orleans street sign word : RUE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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