New York Times, Tuesday, January 16, 2007

Author: Dave Mackey
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Mackey. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Aide: Abbr. : ASST
5. Leaves rolling in the aisles : SLAYS
10. Bill stamp : PAID
14. Followers of so : LATI
15. "M*A*S*H" setting : KOREA
16. Grooving on : INTO
17. Pic to click : ICON
18. Where "Happy Anniversary!" may be written : ICING
19. Sue of "Lolita" : LYON
20. Chekhov play, with "The" : THREESISTERS
23. Herr Schindler : OSKAR
24. "Hamlet" setting : ELSINORE
28. Try for a role : READ
31. Mexican money : PESOS
32. Nurses at a bar : SIPS
35. With 42-Across, Lesléa Newman book : HEATHERHAS
39. Flub : ERR
40. Celebration that may involve the people in 20-, 42- and 56-Across : REUNION
41. Time piece? : ERA
42. See 35-Across : TWOMOMMIES
44. "No problemo" : EASY
45. Tennessee footballer : TITAN
46. Moore of "G.I. Jane" : DEMI
48. Five Nations tribe : ONONDAGA
52. Open wide : AGAPE
56. 2005 Mark Wahlberg movie : FOURBROTHERS
59. Give a razzing : JEER
62. 1986 Indy winner Bobby : RAHAL
63. Pull a sulky, say : TROT
64. Natural soother : ALOE
65. Make amends : ATONE
66. Busy place : HIVE
67. Chimes player : WIND
68. Bogart's "Key ___" : LARGO
69. Palmist, e.g. : SEER
1. Samuel of the Supreme Court : ALITO
2. Nobel-winning poet Nelly : SACHS
3. Baby bird? : STORK
4. Musical liabilities : TINEARS
5. Nordic gear : SKIS
6. Collections of points in math : LOCI
7. Come up : ARISE
8. Gender-bending Streisand film : YENTL
9. Wise old heads : SAGES
10. Pale lager : PILSNER
11. "___ takers?" : ANY
12. Robert of "Quincy" : ITO
13. "S.N.L." announcer Pardo : DON
21. Bard's before : ERE
22. Mature : RIPEN
25. Actor Milo : OSHEA
26. Surf sounds : ROARS
27. Blue-book filler : ESSAY
29. Attention-getter : AHEM
30. "Te ___" (hymn) : DEUM
32. Melee : SETTO
33. Steve the late Crocodile Hunter : IRWIN
34. Prefix with -plasm : PROTO
36. Singer DiFranco : ANI
37. Lashed (up) : TIED
38. Stockings : HOSE
40. Sonata ending, often : RONDO
43. ___ Mann of 1960's pop : MANFRED
44. Pizza slices, usually : EIGHTHS
47. Wrestling locale : MAT
49. Hearing-related : AURAL
50. Persona non ___ : GRATA
51. Hate : ABHOR
53. Home on high : AERIE
54. Conclusively show : PROVE
55. Perfume compound : ESTER
57. Sounded a bell : RANG
58. Margarine : OLEO
59. Slugger's target : JAW
60. Ransom Olds's middle name : ELI
61. Seemingly forever : EON

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