New York Times, Friday, January 29, 2010

Author: Doug Peterson
Editor: Will Shortz
Doug Peterson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Peterson. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Red choice : ZINFANDEL
10. Decide to use : ADOPT
15. "The Hitch-Hiker" director, 1953 : IDALUPINO
16. Old Indian infantryman : SEPOY
17. Resin sources : PINETREES
18. Weenie : TWERP
19. Appropriate game : POACH
20. Ram : SMASHINTO
22. Dostoyevsky's exile city : OMSK
23. Dessert fruit : KEYLIMES
24. It's grounded on the Sabbath : ELAL
26. Many reality shows : TRASHTV
29. Star followers : FANDOM
32. Precious : HON
33. Streaked : TORE
34. Nat stat : RBI
35. Endures : LIVESON
38. Spare part? : PIN
39. Pat makeup : OLEO
41. Sir ___, foster brother of King Arthur : KAY
42. Hero described as "Eyeless in Gaza" : SAMSON
44. "Are you nuts?!" : GETREAL
46. Right fielder, on a scorecard : NINE
47. It merged with Tanganyika in 1964 : ZANZIBAR
49. Get down quickly : GULP
53. Managed to obtain : RUSTLEDUP
55. One thing on top of another? : RATIO
56. It has 95 printable characters : ASCII
57. Not currently : ATONETIME
59. Tubular snacks : HOHOS
60. What might come as a relief at night? : TYLENOLPM
61. Tracking aid : SCENT
62. Noted Volstead Act enforcer : ELIOTNESS
1. Diddly : ZIPPO
2. Hit the ceiling, say : IDIOM
3. Spoilers, often : NANAS
4. Like a strawberry roan's coat : FLECKED
5. Bibliography abbr. : AUTH
6. "Science Friday" carrier : NPR
7. Motor ship driver : DIESEL
8. Hostile : ENEMY
9. City near San Jose : LOSALTOS
10. Breathtaking condition? : ASTHMA
11. Most childishly pure : DEWIEST
12. Results of some labor laws : OPENSHOPS
13. Computer connection : PORT
14. Four for for, for one : TYPO
21. Loud drill bit? : SIRNOSIR
23. Vodka cocktail : KAMIKAZE
25. Electronic gag reflex? : LOL
27. The Jimi Hendrix Experience, e.g. : TRIO
28. A diagram bears his name : VENN
29. Parts of it may be revealed in biology class : FROG
30. Fit : ABLE
31. "√úbermensch" originator : NIETZSCHE
32. "Watch it!" : HEY
36. Confirm : VALIDATE
37. Chicken tikka go-with : NAN
40. Keynote, e.g. : ORATION
43. 4.184 petajoules : MEGATON
45. Win the support of : ENLIST
46. Campania's capital, in Campania : NAPOLI
48. Tear-resistant synthetic rubber : BUTYL
50. Worth keeping : UTILE
51. Has a hitch : LIMPS
52. Metric system output? : POEMS
53. Words of support : RAHS
54. Org. with a SportsMan of the Year award : USOC
55. Digs cash? : RENT
58. Conservative front? : NEO

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