New York Times, Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Author: Tracy Gray
Editor: Will Shortz
Tracy Gray
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {KQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Gray. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. The two together : BOTH
5. In fighting trim : FIT
8. Sparks's state : NEVADA
14. Quick as a wink : INNOTIME
16. For all, as a restroom : UNISEX
17. Online university staff? : NETPROFS
18. Trig function : COSINE
19. Anthem contraction : OER
20. Phone no. : TEL
22. Body designs, informally : TATS
23. What Nashville sunbathers acquire? : TENNESSEETANS
27. One to hang with : PAL
28. Special attention, for short : TLC
29. Golf ball's position : LIE
30. "Not on ___!" : ABET
32. Hasty escape : LAM
34. Ballplayer with a 40-Down logo : ASTRO
39. Sign prohibiting sunshades? : NOVISORSALLOWED
43. At attention : ERECT
44. Sgt. or cpl. : NCO
45. Like many fast-food orders : TOGO
46. Bailed-out insurance co. : AIG
49. Local govt. unit : TWP
51. Make public : AIR
52. Salon jobs from apprentice stylists? : LEARNERSPERMS
57. Zinging remark : BARB
58. Coffee, slangily : JOE
59. Nest egg letters : IRA
60. Where to find a piece of Turkey : EUROPE
62. "Stop that!" ... and a hint to the answers to 17-, 23-, 39- and 52-Across : CUTITOUT
67. Chips away at : ERODES
68. Seinfeld's eccentric relative : UNCLELEO
69. Many a Little League rooter : PARENT
70. "Go team!" : RAH
71. Sunbathers catch them : RAYS
1. Coal holder : BIN
2. Indivisible : ONE
3. Demolitionist's aid : TNT
4. Biker's invitation to a friend : HOPON
5. Former Big Apple mayor La Guardia : FIORELLO
6. Global currency org. : IMF
7. Lab jobs : TESTS
8. Atomic centers : NUCLEI
9. Brian of ambient music : ENO
10. Scenic view : VISTA
11. Like most Turks : ASIAN
12. Body shop jobs : DENTS
13. Graph lines : AXES
15. 1545-63 council site : TRENT
21. Moray, e.g. : EEL
23. Drum accompanying a fife : TABOR
24. École attendee : ELEVE
25. Emotionally damage : SCAR
26. Blue-green hue : TEAL
27. Plexiglas piece : PANE
31. Muscle spasm : TIC
33. AOL alternative : MSN
35. W. C. Fields persona : SOT
36. Bar closing time, perhaps : TWOAM
37. Philbin of live TV : REGIS
38. "P.U.!" inducer : ODOR
40. See 34-Across : STAR
41. "Hamlet" has five : ACTS
42. Fastball in the dirt, say : LOWPITCH
47. Kiddingly : INJEST
48. Prefix with thermal : GEO
50. Jeopardy : PERIL
52. Michelle's predecessor as first lady : LAURA
53. Goof : ERROR
54. "Humble" home : ABODE
55. Come back : RECUR
56. Zagat, to restaurants : RATER
57. Microwave sound : BEEP
61. Porker's pad : PEN
63. Old-time actress Merkel : UNA
64. Suffix with pay or plug : OLA
65. Driver's one-eighty : UEY
66. How-___ (handy books) : TOS

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