New York Times, Thursday, May 26, 2005

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 111 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Letter in radio communications : ALFA
5. "I finally finished!" : THERE
10. Have ___ in one's bonnet : ABEE
14. Gun man : COLT
15. Hoist again, as a sail : RERIG
16. Darling dog : NANA
17. With 27-, 39-, 46- and 62-Across, a brain teaser, whose answer appears in the circled squares : TWORHYMINGWORDS
20. Dark brown : SEPIA
21. It may come out of left field : PEG
22. ___ fit : HISSY
23. Game with 108 cards : UNO
25. Informed of : UPON
27. See 17-Across : FROMANIMPORTANT
35. Fight stopper, at times : REF
36. Mayo is part of it : ANO
37. Loose overcoat : ULSTER
38. One may be rolled : OAT
39. See 17-Across : ADDRESS
41. Long ___ : AGO
42. Outline : SCHEMA
44. Flier to Copenhagen : SAS
45. Like Lincoln: Abbr. : REP
46. See 17-Across : THELARGERISFIVE
50. Former Israeli president Weizman : EZER
51. Once known as : NEE
52. Oil source : OLIVE
55. Lincoln, to friends : ABE
58. Cousin of a guanaco : LLAMA
62. See 17-Across : TIMESTHESMALLER
65. Destructive 2004 hurricane : IVAN
66. Put up : RAISE
67. Shangri-la : EDEN
68. Jiffs : SECS
69. "Are too!" response : AMNOT
70. Leaf collector : RAKE
1. Isn't passive : ACTS
2. Emmy nominee for "The West Wing" : LOWE
3. Lead balloon : FLOP
4. Indoor plant site : ATRIUM
5. Tackle : TRY
6. Drug source : HEMP
7. ___ Canal : ERIE
8. Handle at the cash register : RINGUP
9. ___ roll : EGG
10. Chooses formally : ANOINTS
11. Musical units : BARS
12. Peters out : ENDS
13. "No problem" : EASY
18. Mandlikova of tennis : HANA
19. Coillike shapes : WHORLS
24. Why a risk may be taken : ONADARE
26. Nicolas ___, 17th-century French Classical painter : POUSSIN
27. Fall coat : FROST
28. Boxer's asset : REACH
29. " ? that government ___ people ?" : OFTHE
30. Neighbor of Ky. : IND
31. Code name : MORSE
32. Company that once employed Steve Jobs : ATARI
33. Israeli place name that means "south" : NEGEV
34. Metaphor, literarily : TROPE
39. Blows away : AMAZES
40. ___ canal : EAR
43. High rolls : ELEVENS
47. Semisweet cracker : GRAHAM
48. Ward on the set : SELA
49. Guy : FELLER
52. Singer Redding : OTIS
53. Not filmed : LIVE
54. Apple best seller : IMAC
56. 60's protest : BEIN
57. Petrol brand : ESSO
59. "Same Time, Next Year" star : ALDA
60. Wimpish : MEEK
61. "Rosamund" composer : ARNE
63. Sung syllable : TRA
64. Nolan Ryan, e.g., when he started in the Major Leagues : MET

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