It looks like you're using an Ad Blocker. Please consider supporting our site by purchasing an account.
This web browser is not supported. Use Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Edge for best results.

New York Times, Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Author:
Kevan Choset
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
279/30/200312/29/20163
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
22105701
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.53520
Kevan Choset

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JVXZ} Featured in Will Shortz's favorite puzzles This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Choset. NYT links: Across Lite
1
C
2
R
3
A
4
M
5
M
6
A
7
O
8
R
9
I
10
S
11
I
12
D
13
A
14
H
E
M
A
15
O
G
D
E
N
S
16
T
O
M
17
A
L
E
N
18
E
L
E
M
E
N
19
T
A
R
Y
20
R
A
N
D
21
B
22
O
S
E
23
E
L
A
L
24
M
Y
D
E
A
25
R
W
A
T
26
S
27
O
N
28
L
B
O
29
E
R
O
30
I
31
C
32
A
33
P
34
L
A
Y
I
35
T
36
A
37
G
A
I
N
S
A
M
38
M
I
O
39
A
R
I
40
A
K
A
41
B
E
A
42
M
43
M
44
E
U
P
S
45
C
46
O
47
T
T
Y
48
A
R
M
A
N
I
49
R
A
H
50
N
O
N
51
E
52
O
53
F
T
H
E
54
M
55
I
56
S
57
C
58
A
59
N
I
60
N
B
A
61
U
B
O
L
T
62
A
R
E
A
63
L
64
Q
U
O
T
65
E
66
A
R
I
A
67
P
E
A
68
T
U
R
E
E
N
69
B
A
E
R
70
S
A
T
71
D
O
E
S
S
O
72
E
N
D
S
© 2006, The New York TimesNo. 0425 ( 20,622 )
Across
1
Study hard : CRAM
5
Relatives of Tahitians : MAORIS
11
Rhoda's mother, on "Rhoda" : IDA
14
Blood: Prefix : HEMA
15
Nash and others : OGDENS
16
Mr. Turkey : TOM
17
Architect William Van ___ : ALEN
18
With 24-Across, well-known line of literature and film : ELEMENTARY
20
Grammy category : RANDB
22
Sugar suffix : OSE
23
Airline founded in 1948 : ELAL
24
See 18-Across : MYDEARWATSON
28
Wall Street deal: Abbr. : LBO
29
Symphony whose second movement is a funeral march : EROICA
33
Well-known line of film : PLAYITAGAINSAM
38
"O Sole ___" : MIO
39
The Diamondbacks, on scoreboards : ARI
40
Letters between two names : AKA
41
Well-known line of TV and film : BEAMMEUPSCOTTY
48
Italian-born designer : ARMANI
49
"Go!" : RAH
50
With 62-Across, surprising fact about 18-, 24-, 33- and 41-Across : NONEOFTHEMIS
57
Pleading query : CANI
60
Jordan was once part of it: Abbr. : NBA
61
Letter-shaped fastener : UBOLT
62
See 50-Across : AREALQUOTE
66
Coloratura piece : ARIA
67
Low-tech projectile : PEA
68
Serving bowl : TUREEN
69
Heavyweight champ before Braddock : BAER
70
Didn't move off the shelves : SAT
71
Childish rebuttal : DOESSO
72
Termini : ENDS
Down
1
Horseshoe, to some : CHARM
2
Track event : RELAY
3
Modify : AMEND
4
1993 Peace Nobelist : MANDELA
5
A Stooge : MOE
6
Beaming : AGLOW
7
Black Sea port, new-style : ODESA
8
Held another session : REMET
9
Hero's end? : INE
10
Certain ID info : SSN
11
Slanted: Abbr. : ITAL
12
"Dumb" girl of old comics : DORA
13
___ nitrate : AMYL
19
Join securely : TENON
21
Word with boom or tooth : BABY
25
Louis XIV, e.g. : ROI
26
Poseidon's domain : SEA
27
"… ___ quit!" : ORI
30
"Time ___ a premium" : ISAT
31
Like badly applied makeup : CAKY
32
Dr.'s org. : AMA
33
Loading site : PIER
34
Good earth : LOAM
35
Sigma's successor : TAU
36
Dadaist Jean : ARP
37
Uniformed troops, for short : GIS
38
Bush got his at Harvard: Abbr. : MBA
42
Craze : MANIA
43
6 on a phone : MNO
44
Article of Cologne : EIN
45
TV part: Abbr. : CRT
46
Where Pearl City is : OAHU
47
Nickname on the 1920's-30's Yankees : THEBABE
51
Habituate : ENURE
52
Certain winds : OBOES
53
Trio of Greek myth, with "the" : FATES
54
Gangster Bugs : MORAN
55
Fibber's admission : ILIED
56
Things wished upon : STARS
57
Beanies : CAPS
58
Locality : AREA
59
In order : NEAT
63
Co. alternative : LTD
64
"___ Vadis" : QUO
65
Musician Brian : ENO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle.

Found bugs or have suggestions?