Fred Piscop
Fred Piscop

NY Times, Sun, Jun 22, 2014 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Fred Piscop
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 74, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. 1-Across begins in the fifth square in the first row.
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© 2014, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pesky swarmers : GNATS
6. Picket line defier : SCAB
10. Maintained, as attention : STOODAT
12. Trumpet accessory : MUTE
13. Kremlin topper : ONIONDOME
15. Schiaparelli of fashion : ELSA
16. Took five : RESTED
17. Sour-faced sort : PICKLEPUSS
22. Provided food for : CATERED
24. iPod model : NANO
25. Chip in : ANTE
26. Absorbed, as a loss : ATE
27. Half of an umlaut : DOT
29. Pen often sold in a pack : BIC
30. Go astray : SIN
31. Like tribal lore : ORAL
34. Colombia's capital : BOGOTA
36. Pro shop buys : TEES
37. Auto race along public roads : RALLYE
39. Airborne African menace : TSETSE
41. Loosely woven cotton fabric : CHEESECLOTH
44. Eyeball layer : SCLERA
47. Evening do : SOIREE
48. Klutzy sort : CLOD
49. Gradually appear, as on film : FADEIN
52. Turned on the waterworks : WEPT
55. ___ Weasley, Harry Potter pal : RON
56. Investment for later yrs. : IRA
57. Reason to serve again : LET
59. Jed Clampett's find : OIL
61. Beehive State Indians : UTES
63. Seemingly forever : EONS
65. Set in a nook : DINETTE
68. W.W. I chemical agent : MUSTARDGAS
71. A coach may try to boost it : MORALE
72. Bleachers sound : ROAR
73. Fast-food item to which the beginnings of 13-, 17-, 41- and 68-Across may be added : HAMBURGER
75. Send out : EMIT
76. Really, really big : IMMENSE
77. Claim innocence over : DENY
78. Coronas, e.g. : BEERS
1. Dead duck : GONER
2. Made a bid at an auction : NODDED
3. Big bother : ADO
4. Repeatedly press (down) : TAMP
5. Ale holder : STEIN
6. Crewman on the Jolly Roger : SMEE
7. Mea ___ : CULPA
8. When fireworks shows are often put on : ATSUNSET
9. Critters : BEASTIES
10. One with a habit : SISTER
11. Pledge drive giveaway : TOTE
13. Predator of seals : ORCA
14. Peachy keen : NEATO
18. Baja resort area, briefly : CABO
19. Stitch together : KNIT
20. GPS device, e.g. : LOCATOR
21. What simpletons lack : SENSE
23. Paso ___ (dance) : DOBLE
28. Nursery items : TOYS
32. Rainbow-shaped : ARCED
33. Cowardly Lion player : LAHR
35. Flying V components : GEESE
36. [Titter] : TEHEE
38. Like spinach vis-à-vis string beans : LEAFIER
40. Ladled fare : STEW
42. Snake posture : COIL
43. Like composition paper : LINED
44. Restart of play, in rugby : SCRUM
45. Forced to an end, as a filibuster : CLOTURED
46. In need of company : LONESOME
50. N.Y. Yankee suspended for the 2014 season : AROD
51. "Shoot!" : DANG
53. Thick, creamy soup : POTAGE
54. Mr. or Mrs. : TITLE
58. Forest warning : TIMBER
60. Look like Groucho : LEER
62. Deck protector : STAIN
64. Term of address in British India : SAHIB
66. Proper or common things : NOUNS
67. Goes astray : ERRS
69. Pseudo-stylish : ARTY
70. "___ difference" : SAME
74. Mrs. overseas : MME

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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