New York Times, Saturday, January 26, 2013

Author: Raymond C. Young
Editor: Will Shortz
Raymond C. Young
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJX} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Young. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 23,090
Across Down
1. Rainbow event : GAYPARADE
10. Given orally, at law : PAROL
15. Maureen of "Tarzan the Ape Man" : OSULLIVAN
16. Russian princess who was Nicholas II's only niece : IRINA
17. One of a chain owned by Wyndham : RAMADAINN
18. Platte River natives : OTOES
19. "Unfaithful" Oscar nominee : DIANELANE
20. See 26-Across : NIGHT
21. "Come on down!" announcer : OLSON
22. Ode title opener : TOA
23. Receipt to redeem a credit : SCRIP
24. Place of imprisonment in book and film : ZENDA
26. With 20-Across, Conan's domain : LATE
27. Worried about, in slang : SWEATED
32. What repeats in solemn hymns but isn't in hymnals? : SILENTN
34. One who snaps : CENTER
35. First-ever : MAIDEN
36. "Indeed, mate" : RIGHTOH
38. Shaking : QUIVERY
39. Pianist Gilels : EMIL
40. Prepare for a long drive : GASUP
42. Falls off : WANES
44. Maxwell rival : REO
45. "The strain seemed doubly dear, / Yet ___ sweet": Wordsworth : SADAS
50. Butler who played Grace Kelly : BRETT
51. Setting for the swing set? : DANCEHALL
53. Thor's group : AESIR
54. She told Willy Wonka "Loompaland? There's no such place" : MRSTEEVEE
55. Signs of spring : CROCI
56. Clear thinker's asset : ALERTMIND
57. American tribe that lent its name to a state : KANSA
58. Non-profit concerns? : NETLOSSES
1. Monkey launched into space in 1958 : GORDO
2. Repeated cry from Mercutio in "Romeo and Juliet" : ASAIL
3. Arizona natives : YUMAS
4. City whose name is Spanish for "flat" : PLANO
5. Mayflower man : ALDEN
6. 100 fils : RIAL
7. Winged it? : AVIATED
8. Activia maker : DANNON
9. Standard sudoku groupings, e.g. : ENNEADS
10. No-spin particles : PIONS
11. It includes the extradition clause : ARTICLEIV
12. It's between Laredo and Nuevo Laredo : RIOGRANDE
13. Performance with nearly perfect pitch? : ONEHITTER
14. What a broke person is down to : LASTPENNY
24. Feeling no physical attraction? : ZEROG
25. Prepare to fire into the sky : AIMUP
27. Kind of earring requiring twisting : SCREWBACK
28. 1919-33, in German history : WEIMARERA
29. Pre-takeoff command : ENGINESON
30. One side in the Bay Bridge Series rivalry : ATHLETICS
31. Southeast Asian observance : TET
33. Medieval love poem : LAI
37. Mae West reputedly said this "is good to find" : HARDMAN
38. Military hut : QUONSET
41. Aspartame developer : SEARLE
43. Tiny groove : STRIA
45. Ensure : SEETO
46. Sounds that make frogs disappear? : AHEMS
47. "Jezebel" star : DAVIS
48. Coeur d'___ : ALENE
49. They go down when it's cold : SLEDS
52. ___-C : CTRL

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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