New York Times, Wednesday, June 29, 2005

Author: David Liben-Nowell
Editor: Will Shortz
David Liben-Nowell
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 33 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Liben-Nowell. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Defrosts : THAWS
6. Jazz player : CAT
9. Set as a price : ASKED
14. Leonardo da ___ : VINCI
15. Leave speechless : AWE
16. Amtrak's "bullet train" : ACELA
17. Home for an 11-Down : ASDFGHJKL
19. Castle dweller : ROYAL
20. Following behind : INTOW
21. Stunt man, perhaps : DOUBLE
22. Need Bengay : ACHE
25. Hit head-on : SLAMINTO
27. Was able to : COULD
29. Time line divisions : ERAS
30. Gullible sorts : SAPS
33. Andean flier : CONDOR
35. Dull as dishwater : DRAB
37. Actress ___ Dawn Chong : RAE
38. Withdraws : OPTSOUT
40. Potter's pedal : TREADLE
42. "The Crying Game" actor : REA
43. C.E.O.'s degs. : MBAS
45. Pokémon and pet rocks, e.g. : MANIAS
46. Early Bond foe : DRNO
48. Outback avians : EMUS
50. It's grand at the Grand Canyon : VISTA
51. Hive male : DRONEBEE
54. Dish served with a big spoon : STEW
55. Nationals living abroad, informally : EXPATS
57. Marathoner Waitz : GRETE
59. Bloodletter's need : LEECH
60. Emulate a veteran 11-Down : TOUCHTYPE
64. "I give!" : UNCLE
65. Overacting actor : HAM
66. One-eighty : UTURN
67. Magic Johnson was one : LAKER
68. Golfer Ernie : ELS
69. Mailings to record execs : DEMOS
1. Dam-building agcy. : TVA
2. ___ Master's Voice : HIS
3. "Go on …" : AND
4. "The Bank Dick" actor : WCFIELDS
5. Speak manually : SIGN
6. Sweet-talk : CAJOLE
7. Klutzy : AWKWARD
8. Rolodex no. : TEL
9. Baseball record-setter of 4/8/74 : AARON
10. Expert knot tiers : SCOUTS
11. Person of letters? : KEYBOARDIST
12. Flier to Ben-Gurion : ELAL
13. Chip's cartoon chum : DALE
18. Elevs. : HTS
21. Render harmless : DISARM
22. Honda model : ACCORD
23. Rock's Alice ___ : COOPER
24. Emulate a rookie 11-Down : HUNTANDPECK
26. Place to trade : MART
28. Banish to Hades : DOOM
31. Winetaster's asset : PALATE
32. Plaything for two : SEESAW
34. Flemish painter : RUBENS
36. Wally's sitcom bro : BEAV
39. Easy to manage : TAME
41. Licorice-flavored cordial : ANISETTE
44. Intermediate target : SUBGOAL
47. Delphic prophet : ORACLE
49. Medical fluids : SERUMS
52. Catchall category : OTHER
53. Common Market inits. : EEC
55. End of the Jewish calendar : ELUL
56. Lucy Lawless role : XENA
58. Fall heavily : THUD
60. Everyday article : THE
61. "Deee-lish!" : YUM
62. What a star athlete may turn : PRO
63. U.S.N.A. grad. : ENS

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