New York Times, Wednesday, October 6, 2004

Author: Adam Cohen
Editor: Will Shortz
Adam Cohen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Cohen. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Rockette launchers? : LEGS
5. Combo's cue : HITIT
10. Stereo knob : BASS
14. Like crazy : ALOT
15. Cordial flavoring : ANISE
16. With the bow, in music : ARCO
17. "Kiss Me Kate" co-star, 1953 : HOWARDKEEL
19. Time for a revolution : YEAR
20. One of the Fab Four : RINGO
21. State nicknamed "Small Wonder" : DELAWARE
23. Mideast flash point : GAZA
26. "The ___ Daba Honeymoon" : ABA
27. The Red Baron, e.g. : ACE
30. "Diner" actor : DANIELSTERN
36. Press for payment : DUN
37. What well-thrown 44-Across do : SPIRAL
38. This is one : CLUE
39. Parasite supporter : HOST
41. Cambridge univ. : MIT
42. Seek food, perhaps : HUNT
43. Sequel novel to "Typee" : OMOO
44. Hail Marys, e.g. : PASSES
47. Part of D.J.I.A. : DOW
48. 1945 Peace Nobelist : CORDELLHULL
50. Med. specialty : ENT
51. Certain investment, for short : IRA
52. "La Vie en Rose" singer : PIAF
54. Chinese potable : GREENTEA
59. Driving hazard : SLEET
63. Sit around : LOAF
64. Utah senator : ORRINHATCH
67. The Pointer Sisters' "___ Excited" : IMSO
68. Pointed arch : OGIVE
69. Cut back : PARE
70. "Cold one" : BEER
71. Having bumps : NODED
72. Leave slack-jawed : STUN
1. Lionized actor? : LAHR
2. H. G. Wells race : ELOI
3. Cap's partner : GOWN
4. College football's Grand Old Man : STAGG
5. Taken : HAD
6. Press, slangily : INK
7. 50-50, say : TIED
8. What a nod might mean : ISEE
9. Spill one's guts : TELLALL
10. Show set in Hawaii : BAYWATCH
11. Atlas stat : AREA
12. Mark for life : SCAR
13. Like some losers : SORE
18. Arteries : ROADS
22. Six-pack ___ : ABS
24. Sound on "Batman" : ZAP
25. Brutish sort : ANIMAL
27. Not permanent : ADHOC
28. Former New York governor : CUOMO
29. David of CNN : ENSOR
31. Dander : IRISH
32. Really enjoys : EATSUP
33. Shake off : ELUDE
34. Yak, yak, yak ... : RUNON
35. Packaging abbr. : NETWT
40. Super-delicious : TODIEFOR
44. 1986 Best Picture : PLATOON
45. Quarterback Manning : ELI
46. More than trim : SLASH
49. East ender? : ERN
53. Tries to fly : FLAPS
54. Like a slickster : GLIB
55. Spanish Steps city : ROME
56. Facility : EASE
57. "Sum" preceder : ERGO
58. Far from arable : ARID
60. Louis XIV, self-referentially : ETAT
61. Linen hue : ECRU
62. Not now : THEN
65. Stick-to-it-___ : IVE
66. Sparks on the screen : NED

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