New York Times, Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Author: Dave Mackey
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Mackey. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Kaplan of "Welcome Back, Kotter" : GABE
5. Tally : ADDUP
10. Émile who wrote "Truth is on the march" : ZOLA
14. Is in hock : OWES
15. More than sore : IRATE
16. Leave out : OMIT
17. Ronald Reagan movie : BEDTIMEFORBONZO
20. Think tank products : IDEAS
21. Indy 500 inits. : STP
22. Cuban boy in 2000 news : ELIAN
23. As a result : THUS
25. Chat room shorthand for "Here's what I think" : IMHO
27. "Rule, Britannia" composer : ARNE
30. Doris Day movie, with "The" : PAJAMAGAME
35. ___ Paulo, Brazil : SAO
36. Era-spanning story : SAGA
37. Greg of "My Two Dads" : EVIGAN
38. Honda with a palindromic name : CIVIC
40. Gradual decline : EBB
42. Cause of some food poisoning : ECOLI
43. 2001 title role for Audrey Tautou : AMELIE
45. Wren or hen : BIRD
47. ___ Irvin, longtime cartoonist for The New Yorker : REA
48. Rock Hudson movie : PILLOWTALK
50. Not fem. : MASC
51. Deuce beater : TREY
52. Bonkers : LOCO
54. "___ is human" : TOERR
57. Sandy island : CAY
59. Football's Fighting ___ : IRISH
63. Barbara Eden TV series : IDREAMOFJEANNIE
66. ___ St. Vincent Millay : EDNA
67. Old newspaper sections : ROTOS
68. Touch-and-go : IFFY
69. Support staffer: Abbr. : ASST
70. Map detail : INSET
71. Have-___ (lower economic group) : NOTS
1. Mongolian expanse : GOBI
2. Impressed and then some : AWED
3. "Venerable" monk : BEDE
4. Bequeathed property : ESTATE
5. Colgate competitor : AIM
6. Equestrian competition : DRESSAGE
7. Bonkers : DAFT
8. A world without 71-Across : UTOPIA
9. According to : PER
10. Of the animal kingdom : ZOOLOGIC
11. First Dodge with front-wheel drive : OMNI
12. Minnelli of "Arthur" : LIZA
13. Like ___ of bricks : ATON
18. Suffix with bull or bear : ISH
19. Didn't act up : BEHAVED
24. Work ___ lather : UPA
26. Flaubert's Bovary, e.g.: Abbr. : MME
27. B.M.I. rival : ASCAP
28. "Spider-Man" director Sam : RAIMI
29. It's no short story : NOVEL
31. ___ the Hutt of "Star Wars" : JABBA
32. Ancient meeting place : AGORA
33. Maxim's target audience : MALES
34. Pioneering 1940s computer : ENIAC
36. Annabella of "The Sopranos" : SCIORRA
39. "It's on me!" : ILLTREAT
41. Subject of a 1976 film "ode" : BILLYJOE
44. Stand-in for "you" in "Concentration" : EWE
46. "Flying Down to Rio" studio : RKO
49. Captain of industry : TYCOON
50. Informal greeting at a breakfast shop : MORNIN
53. Grp. known as the Company : CIA
54. "___ yellow ribbon ..." : TIEA
55. Bookie's quote : ODDS
56. Coastal raptors : ERNS
58. P.M. periods : AFTS
60. Dope : INFO
61. Sort (through) : SIFT
62. Attention getters : HEYS
64. Hosp. procedure : MRI
65. Ballpark fig. : EST

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