New York Times, Thursday, March 29, 2012

Author: Milo Beckman
Editor: Will Shortz
Milo Beckman
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Rows: 16, Columns: 14, Words: 80, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Beckman. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Cigar's end? : ETTE
5. Some CD players : DJS
8. Source of Erebus and Gaia, in Greek myth : CHAOS
13. What a welcome sight relieves : SOREEYES
15. Spring locale : OASIS
16. Words sung to the beginning of 41-/39-Across : TWINKLETWINKLE
18. Handle orders (for), briefly : REP
19. Community near Los Angeles : CARSON
20. Carry-___ : ALL
21. Carry-___ : ONS
22. Smoothness : POLISH
27. Judge : DEEM
29. Carrier whose main hub is Kastrup airport : SAS
31. ___ alla genovese : PESTO
32. Two-time opponent of 69-Down : ADLAI
34. Middle of the title of many an ode : TOA
36. Copy cats? : MEOW
37. Often-chanted letters : USA
39. See 41-Across : FAFAMIMIREREDO
41. With 39-Across, a familiar tune : DODOSOLSOLLALASOL
45. D.D.E.'s veep : RMN
46. On a streak? : NUDE
47. Sink : SAG
49. Cousin of a bittern : EGRET
53. Exhaust : USEUP
55. CD follower : ROM
57. Ballesteros of golf : SEVE
58. Designated : TERMED
60. Place for a butcher and two others : TUB
62. Food container : TIN
63. English complexion : COLOUR
65. "Do continue ..." : AND
66. Words sung to the beginning of 41-/39-Across : NOWIKNOWMYABCS
71. Stirred : AWOKE
72. Part of a duelist's uniform : GAUNTLET
73. Run : BLEED
74. Tulsa sch. : ORU
75. Capital of Chile : PESO
1. "CHiPs" co-star, 1977-83 : ESTRADA
2. Dried (off) : TOWELED
3. Still life feature? : TRIPLEL
4. Bard's dusk : EEN
5. "Bob ___ Greatest Hits" (1967 top 10 album) : DYLANS
6. Makes fun of : JEERSAT
7. Former fliers : SSTS
8. Like some washers or arcade games : COINOP
9. Solo in space : HAN
10. "Shoot!" : ASK
11. Monet medium : OIL
12. Beijing-to-Shanghai dir. : SSE
14. Big name in kitchenware : EKCO
17. Doo-___ : WOP
23. Mindless followers : LEMMINGS
24. Rhône feeder : ISERE
25. Shop : STORE
26. Greeting that might be made with a tip of the hat : HOWDO
28. Resting place : MAUSOLEUM
30. Resting place : SOFA
33. Puerto Rico, e.g. : ISLA
35. Come from ___ : AFAR
38. "Woe is me!" : ALAS
40. Handy sort? : MIME
41. It can be dunked : DONUT
42. Soak : DOUSE
43. Electrician's alloy : SOLDER
44. Kind of power : SOLAR
48. Commence hostilities : GOTOWAR
50. Push back further : RETABLE
51. Demonstrates : EVINCES
52. Takes care of : TENDSTO
54. Ate like a bird : PECKED
56. Waikiki wear : MUUMUU
59. Slip on : DON
61. ___ Mawr : BRYN
64. An apple with a bite out of it, for one : LOGO
66. Nail : NAB
67. Pooh pal : OWL
68. Blue state? : WOE
69. Two-time opponent of 32-Across : IKE
70. Org. for Agassi : ATP

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