Paula Gamache
Paula Gamache

NY Times, Sun, Aug 03, 2014 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Paula Gamache
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 82, Across Lite
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© 2014, The New York Times
Across Down
1. What Jack should be, besides quick, in a nursery rhyme : NIMBLE
7. "Later, Luigi!" : CIAO
11. "No hope for me" : IMDEAD
12. Fairy tale opening : ONCE
13. *Sweetheart who has many suitors? : INFLAME
14. Place for tools : SHED
15. Dodge : ELUDE
18. Place to sit in the dark : CINEMA
20. Bitter Italian greens : RAPINI
22. Chilling Chaney : LON
23. Influence-peddling group : LOBBY
26. *Employee-of-the-month award winner? : INSUBORDINATE
30. Diamonds : ICE
31. Sean ___ Lennon : ONO
32. General Bradley and others : OMARS
33. You might R.S.V.P. to them with clicks : EVITES
35. Frogman detector : SONAR
37. Roman opponent of Carthage : CATO
39. Cancer follower : LEO
40. *Favorite son? : INDEPENDENT
43. 2006 Verizon acquisition : MCI
44. Inner: Prefix : ENTO
45. "Get my drift?" : YADIG
49. Obi wearer : GEISHA
52. Wonderland directive : EATME
54. ___ Ben Canaan of "Exodus" : ARI
55. Funeral parlor item : URN
56. *Wall Street darling? : INCORPORATION
60. Twangy : NASAL
62. Has too much, briefly : ODS
63. "Donnie ___" (Pacino/Depp film) : BRASCO
64. "Finito" : IMDONE
66. ___-face : KISSY
67. Brand of sauce in jars : RAGU
69. Latest craze ... or a hint to the answers for the six starred clues : INTHING
72. Terse pans : UGHS
73. Wee : LITTLE
74. Speck : MOTE
75. Vacillate : SEESAW
1. Not quite Bo Derek level? : NINE
2. Global financing org. : IMF
3. The year 1550 : MDL
4. Guiding light : BEACON
5. Thin layer : LAMINA
6. Paradise : EDEN
7. Women's mag with frequent sex tips : COSMO
8. *Fashionable garb for a nun? : INHABIT
9. Expert : ACE
10. Multivolume ref. : OED
13. Turn of phrase : IDIOM
15. Big printer maker : EPSON
16. Lucy of "Elementary" : LIU
17. One in utero : UNBORNCHILD
19. Length of time for a steel anniversary : ELEVENYEARS
20. El Orinoco and others : RIOS
21. Part of A.D. : ANNO
22. Radio audience : LISTENERS
24. Pre-A.D. : BCE
25. "You got it!" : YES
27. Derby : RACE
28. Cover with cloth : DRAPE
29. Prefix with novela : TELE
34. Smidgen : IOTA
36. Intentions : AIMS
38. Ready to be served : ONTAP
41. Primatologist Fossey : DIAN
42. Inflict on : DOTO
46. Disney duck : DAISY
47. Classic Camaro : IROC
48. Vannelli of 1970s-'80s pop : GINO
49. Assassin, informally : GUN
50. Pitching stat : ERA
51. *What everyone's been looking at lately? : INSIGHT
53. Head honcho : MRBIG
57. Journalist Chung : CONNIE
58. "Swan Lake" swan : ODETTE
59. Prof's helpers : TAS
61. Entertain : AMUSE
65. Aromatherapy supplies : OILS
66. Experienced : KNEW
67. Mai tai liquor : RUM
68. In the past : AGO
70. Brooklyn ___: Abbr. : HTS
71. Dockworkers' grp. : ILA
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