New York Times, Tuesday, August 2, 2005

Author: Nancy Kavanaugh
Editor: Will Shortz
Nancy Kavanaugh
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FQW} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 21 for Ms. Kavanaugh. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Sandal part : STRAP
6. Hamlet, by nationality : DANE
10. Cabbagelike plant : KALE
14. Motif : THEME
15. Test that's hard to cheat on : ORAL
16. ___ of Evil : AXIS
17. Sharon of Israel : ARIEL
18. One of the Spice Girls : GERI
19. Emcee : HOST
20. Easy-to-manage financial record : RUNNINGACCOUNT
23. Early second-century year : CII
24. Writer Fleming : IAN
25. Feature of some apartments : PRIVATEENTRANCE
34. Flax fabric : LINEN
35. Homer's hangout on "The Simpsons" : MOES
36. Co. with a triangular logo : AOL
37. Unwanted spots : ACNE
38. Got wind of : HEARD
40. Centers of activity : LOCI
41. Winter driving hazard : ICE
42. ___ Valley, Calif. : SIMI
43. Where Pago Pago is : SAMOA
44. One who might take bribes for favors : DIRTYPOLITICIAN
48. O.R. workers : RNS
49. Vardalos of "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" : NIA
50. Sandra Bullock film of 1998 : PRACTICALMAGIC
58. Large diving bird : LOON
59. Noted garden site : EDEN
60. "My Fair Lady" character : ELIZA
61. Allied group : BLOC
62. It may be put on after a bath : ROBE
63. Mister, in Madrid : SENOR
64. Word that may follow the start of 20-, 25-, 44- or 50-Across : JOKE
65. Speak indistinctly : SLUR
66. "Yikes!" : EGADS
1. Headliner : STAR
2. Drive-___ : THRU
3. Horse controller : REIN
4. Word of agreement : AMEN
5. It might present you with a big bill : PELICAN
6. ___ bag : DOGGIE
7. Territory : AREA
8. Bust maker : NARC
9. Drew forth : ELICITED
10. V.I.P. : KAHUNA
11. Neural transmitter : AXON
12. Aid to Santa : LIST
13. Superlative ending : EST
21. Annual b-ball shootout : NIT
22. Scullers' needs : OARS
25. Tartan design : PLAID
26. Perfume maker Nina ___ : RICCI
27. ___ tube : INNER
28. Flying geese formation : VEE
29. Paperless communication : EMAIL
30. Negative conjunction : NOR
31. Judd who wrote and sang "Change of Heart" : NAOMI
32. Hot drink : COCOA
33. Cuban boy in 1999-2000 news : ELIAN
38. Beatniks : HIPSTERS
39. Funny Philips : EMO
40. Fond du ___ : LAC
42. In ___ (together) : SYNC
43. Blue-eyed cat : SIAMESE
45. Hypnotic state : TRANCE
46. Sillier : INANER
47. Up to, briefly : TIL
50. Sport with horses : POLO
51. Corner piece : ROOK
52. Hero : IDOL
53. Philippine island : CEBU
54. "Break ___!" : ALEG
55. Actress Gershon : GINA
56. Shirt label name : IZOD
57. Mercury and Saturn, but not Uranus : CARS
58. J.F.K.'s successor : LBJ

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