New York Times, Tuesday, June 6, 2006

Author: Barry C. Silk
Editor: Will Shortz
Barry C. Silk
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Move like a butterfly : FLIT
5. School group? : FISH
9. Stood absolutely still : FROZE
14. South American capital : LIMA
15. "___ la Douce" (1963 film) : IRMA
16. Baltimore athlete : RAVEN
17. Riyadh resident : ARAB
18. Boor : LOUT
19. Publicist's assignment : EVENT
20. Things with 73-Across : GAMBLINGCASINOS
23. Jabber : YAP
24. "Say what?" : HUH
25. What to do to hats and waiters : TIP
28. Kind of computer connection : WIFI
31. Tank top? : GASCAP
36. J, F or K, e.g., in J.F.K.: Abbr. : INIT
38. Stellar phenomenon : NOVA
40. Absurd : INANE
41. Things with 73-Across : AUTOMOBILERACES
44. TV host Lake : RICKI
45. Words before date and record : SETA
46. Terrific, in slang : PHAT
47. Parthenon site : ATHENS
49. Be stuck (on) : DOTE
51. Hosp. locales : ERS
52. Location identifier, for short : GPS
54. "___ treat!" : ILL
56. Things with 73-Across : EXCAVATIONSITES
65. Addis ___ : ABABA
66. Sounded, as a phone : RANG
67. Big fuss : TODO
68. Heels are attached to them : SOLES
69. Río contents : AGUA
70. ___ of measure : UNIT
71. Banish : EXILE
72. Washington paper, with "the" : POST
73. What 20-, 41-, and 56-Across all have : PITS
1. Jolly Roger, for one : FLAG
2. Old Italian currency : LIRA
3. Muslim leader : IMAM
4. Striped cat : TABBY
5. Tagalog speaker : FILIPINO
6. Waffle maker : IRON
7. Very pleased with oneself : SMUG
8. Down the ___ : HATCH
9. What a window fan brings in : FRESHAIR
10. Sitar master Shankar : RAVI
11. Pizzeria fixture : OVEN
12. Greek philosopher known for a paradox : ZENO
13. Tolkien forest creatures : ENTS
21. Police, with "the," informally : LAW
22. Hot time: Abbr. : AUG
25. Princess' adornment : TIARA
26. Northwest Territories native : INUIT
27. Throw : PITCH
29. Watch chains : FOBS
30. Like some college buildings' walls : IVIED
32. Hypnosis ender : SNAP
33. Stash : CACHE
34. Lend ___ (be attentive) : ANEAR
35. Royal pains : PESTS
37. Drag on a cigarette : TOKE
39. Voice below soprano : ALTO
42. Prized Chinese collectible : MINGVASE
43. Bothering badly : EATINGAT
48. Vacation location : SPA
50. Golfer Ernie : ELS
53. Rein, e.g. : STRAP
55. Quickly brightened, as the face : LITUP
56. Comfort : EASE
57. Microsoft game system : XBOX
58. Colombian city : CALI
59. Genesis brother : ABEL
60. "Othello" villain : IAGO
61. Responsibility : ONUS
62. Author Morrison : TONI
63. Work on after filming : EDIT
64. Ones likely to go "hic!" : SOTS

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