New York Times, Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Author: Adam G. Perl
Editor: Will Shortz
Adam G. Perl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Perl. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Ooze : SEEP
5. Neighbor of Kan. : OKLA
9. Go after : CHASE
14. Island dance : HULA
15. Do perfectly : NAIL
16. Go online : LOGIN
17. Final notice? : OBIT
18. Coastal flier : ERNE
19. Take away little by little : ERODE
20. Diana Ross musical, with "The" : WIZ
21. They require signals : LANECHANGES
23. Neptune's domain : SEA
24. ___ carte : ALA
25. Number of operas composed by Beethoven : ONE
26. Play the slots, e.g. : BET
28. Ohio university whose team is the Golden Flashes : KENTSTATE
34. Fancy flapjacks : CREPES
37. Comstock ___ : LODE
38. Touch with a hanky, say : DAB
39. Pro ___ (proportionately) : RATA
40. Slacks material : CHINO
42. Facts and figures : DATA
43. Baseball bat wood : ASH
44. P P P, in Greek : RHOS
45. Liechtenstein's language : GERMAN
47. Fibs : WHITELIES
50. Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
51. Beehive State native : UTE
52. Timeline division : ERA
54. Carpet fuzz : NAP
57. Publication that is the key to this puzzle's theme : DAILYPLANET
62. Conk out : DIE
63. Tunesmith's org. : ASCAP
64. "That's a shame" : ALAS
65. Exec's note : MEMO
66. Peach pit : STONE
67. Treat with grandmotherly love, with "on" : DOTE
68. Kitchen dial site : OVEN
69. Sharpened : HONED
70. Proofer's mark : STET
71. Takes as one's spouse : WEDS
1. Exhibits : SHOWS
2. Blake of jazz : EUBIE
3. 1998 role for Cate Blanchett : ELIZABETHI
4. Butter slice : PAT
5. N.B.A.'s Shaquille : ONEAL
6. Egyptian temple site : KARNAK
7. Airport delay? : LINE
8. Guinness of stage and screen : ALEC
9. Make spotless : CLEANSE
10. Big buzzer : HORNET
11. Bug-eyed : AGOG
12. Slaw, e.g. : SIDE
13. Hydrocarbon suffixes : ENES
21. After the buzzer : LATE
22. "Oh, goody!" : HOTDOG
27. Air quality grp. : EPA
29. Beethoven dedicatee : ELISE
30. "Smoking or ___?" : NON
31. Genesis duo : ADAMANDEVE
32. "Ciao!" : TATA
33. Israel's Abba : EBAN
34. Sticking point? : CRAW
35. Too hasty : RASH
36. Haul, slangily : SCHLEP
41. ___ polloi : HOI
42. Rap's Dr. ___ : DRE
44. Entered again : RETYPED
46. Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
48. New Orleans school : TULANE
49. Hundred on the Hill : SENATE
53. Bowling alley button : RESET
55. Pointed : AIMED
56. Doers of drudgery : PEONS
57. Track meet event : DASH
58. Regarding : ASTO
59. Revered one : ICON
60. Little shavers : LADS
61. Jillions : ALOT
65. Use a Lawn-Boy, e.g. : MOW

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