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Brendan Emmett Quigley
Brendan Emmett Quigley

NY Times, Sun, May 09, 2004 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 90, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. The first square across is the fifth square in the first row.
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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Not sleeping : AWAKE
6. Site of a fall : EDEN
10. Model behavior? : POSING
12. Big-time : MAJOR
14. Emphatic refusal : DROPDEAD
16. Dummy Mortimer : SNERD
17. Yankee nickname starting in 2004 : AROD
18. Stolen property : SWAG
20. March Madness org. : NCAA
21. Batman and Robin, e.g. : DYNAMICDUO
24. Balance sheet abbr. : YTD
25. "Your point being ...?" : AND
27. Where some people split for ... to split : RENO
28. The Beatles' "Revolution" vis-à-vis "Hey Jude" : BSIDE
30. Fuse : WELD
32. Banned bug killer : DDT
33. Like a line, for short : ONED
34. Bread choice : WHEAT
36. Reactions to stomach punches : OOFS
39. Valentine's Day sentiment, informally : LUV
40. Electronic means of getting paid : DIRECTDEPOSIT
44. Fleur-de-___ : LIS
45. Hurler Hershiser : OREL
46. Fancy collars : ETONS
49. Harmony : SYNC
50. Sass : LIP
52. Beasts of burden : OXEN
53. Concert hall : ODEUM
55. Crystal ball reader : SEER
56. ___ Jima : IWO
57. Party invitation letters : BYO
58. 1967 Lee Marvin/Ernest Borgnine film, with "The" : DIRTYDOZEN
62. Popular cologne : TABU
63. Oil of ___ : OLAY
64. Queens team : METS
65. Item on a lab slide : AMEBA
67. Early Chic Young comic strip : DUMBDORA
70. Hoops : BBALL
71. Deceived : LIEDTO
72. Chemical endings : INES
73. Lets up : EASES
1. Item of apparel that might say "Kiss the Cook" : APRON
2. Actress Alfre : WOODARD
3. Cleopatra biter : ASP
4. Josh : KID
5. Georges who composed "Oedipe" : ENESCO
6. Dash measurements : EMS
7. "Ruthless People" star, 1986 : DANNYDEVITO
8. Threw out of a game : EJECTED
9. U.S./Canadian military acronym : NORAD
11. Slangy cry of dismay : GAWD
13. Nutritionist's fig. : RDA
14. Not drinking : DRY
15. Besmear : DAUB
17. Cuckoo in the head : ADDLED
19. Try for a career without the band : GOSOLO
22. Bordeaux wine : MEDOC
23. Altogether : INTOTO
25. "Isn't that cute?!" : AWW
26. Old Test. book : NEH
29. Occupied : INUSE
31. "Jeopardy!" bonus : DAILYDOUBLE
35. Group of three : TRINE
37. Presidential four-termer : FDR
38. ___ Lake, Mont. : SEELEY
41. Portuguese coin replaced by the euro : ESCUDO
42. Wielded : PLIED
43. Pollutants : TOXINS
47. Just out : NEW
48. ___-Caps (theater candy) : SNO
49. Tofu source : SOYBEAN
51. Ballyhoo : PROMOTE
54. Salsa choice : MILD
55. Frustrate : STYMIE
57. Friend of Thumper : BAMBI
59. Actor Julia : RAUL
60. Most of 1,000,000,000 : ZEROS
61. Airport posting, for short : ETA
62. It's picked up at a bar : TAB
66. Unser Jr. and Sr. : ALS
68. "___ pal!" : BEA
69. Cavity filler: Abbr. : DDS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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