Byron Walden
Byron Walden

NY Times, Sun, Jan 13, 2008 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Byron Walden
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 80, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has regular crossword symmetry. The first square across is the first square in the first row.
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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Steve who co-founded Apple : JOBS
5. Omit : SKIP
9. "We have a problem" : UHOH
10. Impolite greeters of a visiting team : BOOERS
12. Highest number in sudoku : NINE
13. License application requirement : FEE
16. *Crusty dinner item : HARDROLL
18. *Benevolence : GOODWILL
20. Furniture chain : IKEA
21. You don't want to lose yours : WAY
22. Goes it alone : SOLOS
23. *Credit card solicitations and such : JUNKMAIL
25. "I do," e.g. : VOW
28. Seized autos : REPOS
30. "Rule, Britannia" composer : ARNE
31. *Old-timey communications device : CRANKTELEPHONE
37. Toothed tools : RAKES
38. Bull: Prefix : TAURO
39. *Do-over cry from a tennis umpire : LETFIRSTSERVICE
46. Actor Ryan : ONEAL
47. Places of refuge : ASYLA
49. *Theatrical showstopper? : DROPPEDCURTAIN
53. "Waterloo" group : ABBA
56. Superdome athlete : SAINT
57. Opponent's word : NAY
58. *Pink sparkling wine : COLDDUCK
63. Home port of Columbus's second and fourth voyages : CADIZ
65. Refrain syllable : TRA
66. Within: Prefix : ENTO
67. *Purrer : HOUSECAT
71. *Patient for an avian veterinarian : SICKBIRD
73. Enzyme ending : ASE
74. "Chantilly ___" : LACE
75. Gets around : SKIRTS
76. Misfortunes : ILLS
77. Pool locales : SPAS
78. Surfeit : GLUT
1. Psychologist Carl : JUNG
2. The "O" of B.&O. : OHIO
3. Pro ___ : BONO
4. Outbuildings : SHEDS
5. Existentialist Kierkegaard : SOREN
6. Brand that has its "moments" : KODAK
7. Suffix with bombard : IER
8. Hawkish : PROWAR
10. Capital of Azerbaijan : BAKU
11. Like Julius Caesar on the Ides of March : SLAIN
13. ___ mignon : FILET
14. Hie to the hitching post : ELOPE
15. Counterpart to la luna : ELSOL
16. Trio after G : HIJ
17. 1977 Cy Young winner Sparky : LYLE
19. Is employed by : WORKSFOR
24. Daisy ___ : MAE
25. RCA product : VCR
26. Spoken : ORAL
27. Boat follower : WAKE
29. Gets out of a suit : SETTLES
32. Trap for a monarch : NET
33. Faux ___ : PAS
34. Cry's partner : HUE
35. Former Nebraska governor Kay : ORR
36. Maker of Ex-Lax and Maalox : NOVARTIS
40. Sea goddess who rescued Odysseus : INO
41. Dem.'s opposite : REP
42. Easy mark : SAP
43. Real close? : IST
44. Blue shade : CYAN
45. Director Kazan : ELIA
48. "___ news?" : ANY
49. Pops : DAD
50. Russian getaway : DACHA
51. Firenze farewells : CIAOS
52. Inappropriate : UNDUE
53. Follower of the Gospels : ACTS
54. Chess's Spassky : BORIS
55. African-Americans : BLACKS
59. Winger of "Urban Cowboy" : DEBRA
60. Condos, e.g. : UNITS
61. Hubs: Abbr. : CTRS
62. Flattened : KOD
64. Chameleonlike Woody Allen character : ZELIG
68. Word that can follow each word in the answers to this puzzle's starred clues : CALL
69. Rights org. : ACLU
70. Quiz : TEST
72. Laotian currency : KIP

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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