New York Times, Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Author: Kelsey Blakley
Editor: Will Shortz
Kelsey Blakley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {CJQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 5 for Ms. Blakley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. New wing : ADDON
6. Home of the Bonneville Salt Flats : UTAH
10. Where "La Dolce Vita" was filmed : ROMA
14. A-number-one : PRIMO
15. McGwire's friendly home-run rival : SOSA
16. "Paradise Lost" character : ADAM
17. User of barley malt : BEERBREWER
19. Stick in the mud : MIRE
20. Sharing properties : SIMILAR
21. Envelope marking : ADDRESS
23. Straight from hell : EVIL
25. Neighbor of a Thai : LAO
26. Rush week participant : FRAT
30. Emphatic boast of responsibility : IDIDINDEED
35. Fireside chat medium : RADIO
37. Turf group : GANG
38. Slo-___ fuse : BLO
39. Start of a count ... or the letter frequencies in 17-, 30-, 46- and 64-Across : ONETWOTHREEFOUR
43. Nascar sponsor : STP
44. Satyr's feeling : LUST
45. "Amazing" debunker of the paranormal : RANDI
46. One way to be armed : TOTHETEETH
50. Clairol products : DYES
51. Marvel Comics villain with an eyeball-like helmet : ORB
52. Largest bird in the Americas : RHEA
54. Count, as points : TALLYUP
58. Go nuts : RAMPAGE
63. ___ Jannings, Best Actor of 1928 : EMIL
64. "And away go troubles ..." company : ROTOROOTER
66. "___ speak" : SOTO
67. Thick serving : SLAB
68. They're par for the course : NORMS
69. Apply spin to : SKEW
70. A-number-one : TOPS
71. Miller's need : GRIST
1. Police dept. notices : APBS
2. Crowd in Cologne? : DREI
3. Carpe ___ : DIEM
4. Katz of "Dallas" : OMRI
5. Title holder : NOBLE
6. Net handle : USERID
7. Glider's need : TOW
8. Between ports : ASEA
9. Unbending : HARDLINE
10. Musketeer's need : RAMROD
11. Cartoon canine : ODIE
12. Phoenix landing site, 2008 : MARS
13. Iowa home of the Cyclones : AMES
18. Raga player Shankar : RAVI
22. What a skull and crossbones signifies : DANGER
24. Zippo, e.g. : LIGHTER
26. "Punkin" cover : FROST
27. Wound up costing : RANTO
28. Masterful : ADEPT
29. Small songbird : TIT
31. Patriotic org. since 1890 : DAR
32. Key shade : EBONY
33. Throw off : ELUDE
34. Biographer ___ Kearns Goodwin : DORIS
36. Hogwarts roost : OWLERY
40. Cause for a reprimand from a teacher : OUTBURST
41. China's Lao-___ : TSE
42. Streaking, once : FAD
47. Like a jack-o'-lantern : HOLLOW
48. Hurts like heck : THROBS
49. Pick up, in a way : HEAR
53. "You're ___ friends" : AMONG
54. Hardy heroine : TESS
55. Wildly : AMOK
56. "Less filling" brand : LITE
57. Pullover shirt : POLO
59. Robin Hood's beneficiaries, with "the" : POOR
60. Abruzzi bell town : ATRI
61. Treasure chest treasure : GEMS
62. At one time, at one time : ERST
65. Draw upon : TAP

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