New York Times, Monday, November 14, 2005

Author: Marjorie Berg
Editor: Will Shortz
Marjorie Berg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 9 for Ms. Berg. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. All excited : AGOG
5. Unexpected sports outcome : UPSET
10. Small salamander : NEWT
14. Earring site : LOBE
15. John who was once known as the Teflon Don : GOTTI
16. "That's clear" : ISEE
17. Houston Astro, for one : PROATHLETE
19. Stare : GAPE
20. Met production : OPERA
21. Chart toppers : SMASHHITS
23. Dot-com's address : URL
25. Ump's call : OUT
26. Actors not playing major parts : SUPPORTINGCAST
34. "Quiet, please!" : SHH
35. Disdain : SCORN
36. Father Christmas : SANTA
37. Sounds of relief : AAHS
39. Keep after : HOUND
41. ___ Piper : PIED
42. Bad way to run : AMUCK
44. Pigpens : STIES
46. Caribbean, e.g. : SEA
47. In the driver's seat : BEHINDTHEWHEEL
50. What to call an officer, maybe : SIR
51. Hither's partner : YON
52. Where to get taxis : CABSTANDS
58. Comparison shopper's quest : VALUE
62. Norway's capital : OSLO
63. Not bad in result : FORTHEBEST
65. Mix (up) : STIR
66. Laser printer powder : TONER
67. Diva Horne : LENA
68. Spinning toys : TOPS
69. Winter falls : SNOWS
70. Historic periods : ERAS
1. Brand for Fido : ALPO
2. Trail mix : GORP
3. Double-reed instrument : OBOE
4. Get ready : GEARUP
5. "Yuck!" : UGH
6. Experts in vote-getting : POLS
7. Flower stalk : STEM
8. Jazz singer James : ETTA
9. Attaches, as a rope : TIESON
10. Bedtime drink : NIGHTCAP
11. Actor Morales : ESAI
12. Cried : WEPT
13. Golf ball props : TEES
18. Field protectors : TARPS
22. Holds close : HUGS
24. ___ Ness monster : LOCH
26. "Naughty, naughty!" : SHAME
27. "Yeah" : UHHUH
28. Perch : ROOST
29. It's a fact : TRUTH
30. Navel type : INNIE
31. Biscotti flavoring : ANISE
32. Girder material : STEEL
33. "I did it!" : TADA
34. Swedish auto : SAAB
38. Tailor's tool : SCISSORS
40. Wet, as morning grass : DEWY
43. Make a sweater : KNIT
45. Rudely push : SHOVE
48. Pre-edited versions : DRAFTS
49. Allow : ENABLE
52. Purchase price : COST
53. Regarding : ASTO
54. Radar image : BLIP
55. It follows 11 : NOON
56. First 007 film : DRNO
57. One-dish meal : STEW
59. Suggestive look : LEER
60. School for a future ens. : USNA
61. J.F.K. postings : ETAS
64. Mins. and mins. : HRS

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