New York Times, Thursday, May 25, 2006

Author: Gilbert H. Ludwig
Editor: Will Shortz
Gilbert H. Ludwig
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 35 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Ludwig. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Circuit : AMBIT
6. Some I.R.A. contents : CDS
9. Prison problem : GANGS
14. Void : QUASH
15. ___ Lingus : AER
16. Milton's "___ the Morning of Christ's Nativity" : ODEON
17. Strips : UNDRESSES
19. Missing dog in an Inge title : SHEBA
20. Bio info : AGE
21. Farrier's aid : RASP
22. Garden tool : SEEDER
23. Ordinary : RUNOFTHEMILL
25. Michigan city of 50,000 that's home to a Fortune 500 company : BATTLECREEK
28. Self-___ : AWARE
29. Actor MacLachlan of "Blue Velvet" : KYLE
30. Butts : RAMS
34. "E-Z" : NOMESS
36. Sweet snack : NOUGAT
38. Info along a mtn. road : ELEV
39. Powerful D.C. lobby : AARP
43. Island WSW of Majorca : IBIZA
44. Sleek train : STREAMLINER
46. Nobelist who co-discovered the structure of DNA : FRANCISCRICK
50. Mideast or Midwest : REGION
51. Campus site : HALL
52. Sharp criticism : JAB
55. Mideast bigwig : EMEER
56. It's worth at least a couple bucks : RODEOBULL
58. Fool : DUNCE
59. Prefix with butane : ISO
60. Wheel of Fortune holder : TAROT
61. Late bloomer : ASTER
62. Nafta signer: Abbr. : MEX
63. First president to visit the West Coast while in office : HAYES
1. Pool shade : AQUA
2. Kind of bean : MUNG
3. Wished : BADE
4. Modern site of ancient Caesarea: Abbr. : ISR
5. Things to follow : THERULES
6. Close-fitting robe : CASSOCK
7. Prepare, as onion rings : DEEPFRY
8. 39-Across members: Abbr. : SRS
9. Hide's partner : GOSEEK
10. Hunt's "Abou Ben ___" : ADHEM
11. "___ say more?" : NEEDI
12. George with a 1950's comedy/variety show : GOBEL
13. Tie up : SNARL
18. Right-minded : SANE
22. Gloss : SHEEN
23. Prelate's title: Abbr. : RTREV
24. Bus. card abbr. : TEL
25. Cause of one's undoing : BANE
26. Unaccounted for : AWOL
27. Subdued : TAME
30. Early 1980's craze maker : RUBIK
31. Not fer : AGIN
32. Part of a lab experiment : MAZE
33. Headline : STAR
35. Some upholstery material : SATIN
37. Durable table covering : OILCLOTH
40. "___ Poetica" : ARS
41. Picked anew : RECHOSE
42. Catch-22 : PARADOX
44. Goal kicker, e.g. : SCORER
45. Hiker's measure : MILE
46. 1970's singer Payne : FREDA
47. Legendary twin : REMUS
48. Representative : AGENT
49. One who cries "Uncle!"? : NIECE
52. Group of 12, maybe : JURY
53. Soothing stuff : ALOE
54. They may be stuck with toothpicks : BLTS
56. Canyon feature : RIM
57. Lea plea : BAA

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