New York Times, Monday, February 4, 2008

Author: Dave and Tracy Mackey
Editor: Will Shortz
Dave Mackey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {HJQX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Mackey. This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Mackey. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "___ upon a time ..." : ONCE
5. Like a score of 10 out of 10 : IDEAL
10. Speedy : FAST
14. "Star Wars" princess : LEIA
15. Dated yet trendy : RETRO
16. Knowing of : ONTO
17. "See you again!" : DONTBEASTRANGER
20. Longtime CBS and NBC newsman Roger : MUDD
21. Touchdown destination : ENDZONE
22. Blacktops : PAVES
25. Tricky curves : ESSES
27. Bud's partner in comedy : LOU
28. Had dinner : ATE
29. ___ B'rith : BNAI
30. Coarse file : RASP
31. "Veni, vidi, vici" speaker : CAESAR
34. The "R" of NPR : RADIO
37. "See you again!" : DROPINANYTIME
41. Henry Blake's rank on "M*A*S*H": Abbr. : LTCOL
42. Many IM recipients : AOLERS
44. Letterhead design : LOGO
47. "___ Green" (Kermit the Frog song) : BEIN
49. Snooze : NAP
50. In the style of : ALA
51. Mah-jongg pieces : TILES
53. Domineering : BOSSY
55. The dole : WELFARE
57. Chief Norse deity : ODIN
59. "See you again!" : YALLCOMEBACKNOW
64. Suffix with sock : EROO
65. Ship-related : NAVAL
66. Lawman Wyatt : EARP
67. Former Cub ___ Sandberg : RYNE
68. Entrap : SNARE
69. Where "you can do whatever you feel," in a hit 1978 song : YMCA
1. Outdated : OLD
2. Recent: Prefix : NEO
3. The Reds, on scoreboards : CIN
4. Words on a Wonderland cake : EATME
5. Steamed : IRED
6. Muffle, as a sound : DEADEN
7. U.F.O. fliers : ETS
8. Kind of well : ARTESIAN
9. Michaels of "Saturday Night Live" : LORNE
10. "Happy Days" cool cat, with "the" : FONZ
11. Country north of Namibia : ANGOLA
12. Dictation takers : STENOS
13. Shredded : TOREUP
18. Greyhound vehicle : BUS
19. TV spots : ADS
22. Grp. funding 19-Down in campaigns : PAC
23. Just slightly : ATAD
24. Swerve : VEER
26. "Nobody doesn't like" her, in a slogan : SARALEE
29. ___-a-brac : BRIC
30. Stir up : ROIL
32. Lindbergh's classic flight, e.g. : SOLO
33. Fitting : APT
35. Actress Cannon : DYAN
36. "How was ___ know?" : ITO
38. Duke or earl : NOBLEMAN
39. Restroom door word : MENS
40. Chapters in history : ERAS
43. Austin Powers, e.g. : SPY
44. Perry Mason, e.g. : LAWYER
45. Clinton cabinet member Hazel : OLEARY
46. Gasoline unit : GALLON
48. Weather map line : ISOBAR
51. Tic-___-toe : TAC
52. Cattle branding tools : IRONS
53. Lighter and pen maker : BIC
54. Perfectly pitched : ONKEY
56. A polar bear might be found on one : FLOE
58. Valley : DALE
60. Actress Mendes : EVA
61. '60s conflict site : NAM
62. Tolkien creature : ORC
63. F.D.R. initiative : WPA

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