Fred Piscop
Fred Piscop

NY Times, Sun, Jun 26, 2011 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Fred Piscop
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 76, Across Lite
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© 2011, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Postgame presentation : RECAP
6. "Six-pack" muscles : ABS
9. Microscopic creature : AMEBA
10. "Wham ___!" : BAM
13. Tough key for beginning pianists : AFLATMINOR
15. Dress down : BERATE
18. Snack food once pitched by a "bandito" : FRITOS
19. First day back after a three-day weekend, maybe: Abbr. : TUE
20. Brought up : REARED
21. Sighter of pink elephants : TOPER
22. The Boss's backup : ESTREETBAND
24. List abbr. : ETAL
26. Sparked anew : RELIT
27. Respectful refusal : NOSIR
29. Where to see a sword-swallower or fire-eater : SIDESHOW
32. Big name in small planes : CESSNA
35. Em or Bee : AUNT
37. Heading on a list of chores : TODO
38. Suffix with schnozz : OLA
39. Multipurpose Apple device : IPODTOUCH
43. Suffix with refuse : NIK
44. Omar's "Mod Squad" role : LINC
46. Go-getter : DOER
47. Highlands girls : LASSES
49. Pilot's nightmare : TAILSPIN
52. Where Christ stopped, in a Levi title : EBOLI
54. Goes on the road : TOURS
55. Valhalla ruler : ODIN
56. Makeup of many Lionel layouts : OGAUGETRACK
61. Tend to, as a turkey : BASTE
65. How some temps are paid : PERDAY
66. It fits in a lock : OAR
67. Extend : OUTLIE
68. Electrician's tool : PLIERS
69. Do-it-yourself mover's rental : UHAULTRUCK
71. Web pop-ups, usually : ADS
72. Pick up on : SENSE
73. What Indiana Jones sought : ARK
74. Idyllic spots : EDENS
1. Ewes' mates : RAMS
2. London-based record label : EMI
3. Pennies : CENTS
4. Give or take : ABOUT
5. Certain kitchen knife : PARER
6. Early Jesse Jackson do : AFRO
7. Spot in the control tower : BLIP
8. Lustrous fabrics : SATEENS
10. Firefly or ladybug : BEETLE
11. Mideast expert, maybe : ARABIST
12. Long-running sessions : MARATHONS
13. Fore's reverse : AFT
14. Trattoria dessert : TORTONI
15. Kennel club classification : BREED
16. Real good-looker : TEN
17. School superintendent's deg. : EDD
22. One of the Mannings : ELI
23. Verdi aria sung by Renato : ERITU
25. "Rush!" : ASAP
28. Hazardous gas : RADON
29. [So-o-o boring!] : SNORE
30. Comics canine : ODIE
31. Stir-fry equipment : WOKS
32. Revolver maker : COLT
33. Essayist's alias : ELIA
34. Recuperation spots : SANITARIA
36. Beehive State player : UTE
40. Writer of lofty lines : ODIST
41. Klutzy sort : CLOD
42. Large, edible flounder : HALIBUT
45. Grew overcast : CLOUDED
48. Rat Pack leader : SINATRA
50. Glucose and others : SUGARS
51. Is rapacious : PREYS
53. ___ choy : BOK
56. Not in favor: Abbr. : OPP
57. Many a toothpaste : GEL
58. Shake awake : ROUSE
59. Reacted to a massage, say : AAHED
60. One doing the heavy lifting? : CRANE
62. Ugly remark : SLUR
63. Watch sound : TICK
64. Comics shriek : EEK
67. Acapulco accolades : OLES
70. Seals' org. : USN

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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