New York Times, Saturday, December 18, 2004

Author: Dana Motley
Editor: Will Shortz
Dana Motley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 25 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Big news in 1945, informally : ABOMB
6. Gets out of Dodge : LAMS
10. Miranda de ___, Spain : EBRO
14. Shopper's goal : VALUE
15. "Oblomov" novelist Goncharov : IVAN
16. Smidgen : DRIB
17. Make blank : ERASE
18. Documentary aid : VIDEOTAPE
20. One for whom a street may be named : CIVICLEADER
22. Critical : KEY
23. Presentation preparation : CHART
24. Things with outlets : RIVERS
26. "Closing Bell" airer : CNBC
29. Low pair : TWOS
31. It may be charged in the water : EEL
32. Frankfurter, maybe : HERR
33. Thinner : TURPENTINE
37. One whose letters are screened? : EMAILER
39. Figure : INTEGER
40. Big name in child education : MONTESSORI
42. Product of la Jamaïque : RHUM
43. Minor market fluctuation : DIP
44. Parts of chorus lines? : TRAS
45. "A Bug's Life" princess : ATTA
46. Mellifluous : DULCET
49. Beat : ALLIN
51. First name in comedy : EMO
52. Modern restaurant staff : WAITPERSONS
57. Whence some cats : ABYSSINIA
59. A genius, no : IDIOT
60. Kind of table : TRAY
61. Future 25-Down honorees: Abbr. : NCOS
62. La ___, Quebec : SALLE
63. "The Merry Drinker" painter : HALS
64. Larrups : TANS
65. Tea variety : HYSON
1. ___ permission : AVEC
2. Apulia's capital : BARI
3. Sainted European king : OLAV
4. Person working in concert with others? : MUSICCRITIC
5. Plywood source : BEECH
6. Lunch meat : LIVERWURST
7. One who may raise a flap : AVIATOR
8. Safety org. : MADD
9. Putdown : SNEER
10. Seasonal schedule abbr. : EDT
11. One of many seen in stopped traffic : BRAKELIGHT
12. More aged : RIPER
13. Doesn't ignore : OBEYS
19. ___ Lines (big name in cruises) : ORIENT
21. Real eye-openers : LATTES
25. Service commemoration : VETERANSDAY
26. ___ lab : CHEM
27. Explorer of science fiction : NEMO
28. Staying away from the competition : BRANDLOYAL
30. Quarterback's ideal : SPIRALPASS
34. Maroon : ENISLE
35. Like some nouns: Abbr. : NEUT
36. "Aunt" with a 1979 best seller : ERMA
38. "Pepe ___ Skunk Tales" (assorted shorts) : LEPEWS
41. Talk : ORATION
46. End : DEATH
47. Shadow : UMBRA
48. Trace of dishonor : TAINT
50. Corkers? : IRISH
53. Worshiper of Inti : INCA
54. Masseur supplies : OILS
55. Certain plea, informally : NOLO
56. Antique weapon : STEN
58. Way: Abbr. : SYS

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