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Brendan Emmett Quigley
Brendan Emmett Quigley

NY Times, Sun, Sep 12, 2004 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 89, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. The first square across is the sixth square in the first row.
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© 2004, The New York Times
Across Down
1. N.Y.C. home for Van Gogh's "The Starry Night" : MOMA
5. Guitar pedal : WAWA
9. Place for a stethoscope : CHEST
11. Has obligations : OWES
12. Diner side dish : HASHBROWNS
14. By itself : APART
16. "Mailbox" co. : AOL
17. Dick Tracy's love : TESS
20. Clever, aggressive lawyers : LEGALEAGLES
23. Struck, once : SMIT
24. Do a reading : RECITE
25. Overhead rollers : ELS
26. Indian menace : COBRA
27. Rake in : EARN
28. One of the Brady Bunch girls : JAN
30. Bowler's spot : ALLEY
31. Some idlers : DRUGSTORECOWBOYS
37. Ashtabula's lake : ERIE
38. Kazakh river : URAL
39. 1974 Elton John #1 hit : BENNIEANDTHEJETS
47. "Stand and Deliver" star, 1987 : OLMOS
48. Meandering course : ESS
49. Lens shape : OVAL
50. Interstate, e.g. : ROUTE
51. Wedding rental : TUX
53. Sharpness : ACUITY
55. Huge party : GALA
56. Construction site sign : POSTNOBILLS
59. Guess : STAB
60. "___ you kidding?" : ARE
61. Clear : ERASE
62. Some carnival prizes : TEDDYBEARS
65. Like a line, in short : ONED
66. New Haven collegian : YALIE
67. Bank (on) : RELY
68. Till stack : TENS
1. 1960's sitcom character in the "Navy" : MCHALE
2. Chicago airport : OHARE
3. Hostess Perle : MESTA
4. Volcanic spew : ASH
5. Angora and cashmere : WOOLS
6. "That's so-o-o-o cute" : AWW
7. Ditched the band, say : WENTSOLO
8. Convocation : ASSEMBLY
10. Little League precursor : TBALL
13. Some deer : ROES
14. Gerontologist's study : AGING
15. One way to stand : PAT
18. Kings : SIRES
19. Host's request at dinnertime : STAY
20. Keats's "On Sitting Down to Read King ___ Once Again" : LEAR
21. Bland shade : ECRU
22. Kind of therapy : GENE
24. Sunburned : RED
26. Monthly bill : CABLE
28. ___ de vivre : JOIE
29. Zone : AREA
32. Rhyme or reason : SENSE
33. Quarter of dodeca- : TRI
34. Cows chew them : CUDS
35. Crumbs : ORTS
36. Baby's cry : WAH
39. Puff out : BLOAT
40. Copycat : EMULATOR
41. Pay heed : NOTABENE
42. It's heard in the doctor's office : NEXT
43. Unit named after an English physicist : JOULE
44. Despicable : EVIL
45. Uses a shuttle : TATS
46. Foxlike : SLY
47. Assns. : ORGS
51. Margaret Thatcher, e.g. : TORY
52. Phrase that precedes a date : USEBY
53. Takes down a peg : ABASES
54. Sue Grafton's "___ for Corpse" : CIS
56. Rice field : PADDY
57. Author Zora ___ Hurston : NEALE
58. Hatch on Capitol Hill : ORRIN
63. Computer key: Abbr. : DEL
64. Get something down : EAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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