New York Times, Friday, February 10, 2006

Author: Harvey Estes
Editor: Will Shortz
Harvey Estes
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 9, (2 triple stacks) This is puzzle # 97 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Light show? : SITUATIONCOMEDY
16. Small player : TRANSISTORRADIO
17. Big 12 team : OKLAHOMASOONERS
18. Math ratio : SINE
19. It's made in Japan : YEN
20. Press : INK
21. Bit of shrink rap? : ISEE
24. Frequent portrait subject : SELF
26. Incoming clutter : SPAM
29. Vet's memory, maybe : NAM
31. Rest of the afternoon : SIESTA
35. Coin with 12 stars on it : EURO
36. Often-dunked item : OREO
38. "I don't buy it" : PSHAW
39. Bug elimination : TROUBLESHOOTING
42. In danger of snapping : TENSE
43. Belafonte catchword : DAYO
44. Fool on the ice : DEKE
45. Evergreen shrubs : ERICAS
47. Casual states? : SEZ
48. European tongue : ERSE
49. Jabba the ___ of "Star Wars" : HUTT
51. Match maker? : SETS
53. Navy noncom : CPO
55. Farm butter : RAM
57. Quintillionth: Prefix : ATTO
60. Kingdoms by the sea : MARITIMENATIONS
65. Hogan's hero? : CROCODILEDUNDEE
66. Pet expression? : LOVEMELOVEMYDOG
1. Pou ___ (vantage point), from the Greek : STO
2. Tees off : IRKS
3. Bones connected to fibulae : TALI
4. One whom everyone is for : UNANIMOUSCHOICE
5. Contents of some urns : ASHES
6. Brother of un padre : TIO
7. Follower or Lenin or Stalin : ISM
8. "Our Gang" assent : OTAY
9. They're often held under water : NOSES
10. Cacklers : CRONES
11. It might be struck south of the border : ORO
12. Annexation justification : MANIFESTDESTINY
13. Hebrew for "delight" : EDEN
14. Highlander's weapon : DIRK
15. Attention-getters : YOS
22. Form of ether : ENOL
23. Like cornstalks : EARED
25. T'ang dynasty poet : LIPO
26. Otto preceder : SETTE
27. Relatively white : PURER
28. Rice-___ : ARONI
30. Road Runner cartoon backgrounds : MESAS
32. More likely to retire : SHIER
33. Does very poorly, in slang : TANKS
34. Coy compliment response : AWGEE
37. "Now I remember!" : OHYES
40. Steady : BEAU
41. Move imperceptibly : OOZE
46. Pace : STRIDE
50. Certain Sri Lankan : TAMIL
52. Kristy's "Little Darlings" co-star : TATUM
53. Italian term of endearment : CARO
54. P.E.I., e.g. : PROV
56. Dramatic opening? : MELO
58. Mary in the White House : TODD
59. ___ cat : ONEO
60. Year in the reign of England's King Stephen : MCL
61. Fictional uncle : TOM
62. Sparks setting: Abbr. : NEV
63. Drink additive? : ADE
64. Line part: Abbr. : SEG

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