New York Times, Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Author: Robert Zimmerman
Editor: Will Shortz
Robert Zimmerman
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JWX} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Zimmerman. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. C-shaped gadget : CLAMP
6. Breastplate, e.g. : ARMOR
11. "Kinda" suffix : ISH
14. Spokes, essentially : RADII
15. Break from service : LEAVE
16. E-file preparer, briefly : CPA
17. Good-looking, briefly : EZONTHEEYES
19. Part of a confession : SIN
20. Oscar winner Tomei : MARISA
21. Like a woodland : FORESTED
23. Inventor Rubik : ERNO
24. Bounty letters : HMS
26. Thumbscrew ridges : KNURLS
27. Final Four org. : NCAA
29. Dom or earl : TITLE
30. Low man : BASSO
33. Taylor Hicks, e.g. : IDOL
35. Sharp as a tack : KEEN
38. Cable network owned by NBC Universal : USA
39. Oh-so-cute carnival prizes, briefly : QPDOLLS
42. Pirouette pivot : TOE
43. Adoption agcy. : SPCA
45. Projector unit : REEL
46. "Jerusalem Delivered" poet : TASSO
48. Of yore : OLDEN
50. Fall setting : EDEN
52. Dry rot, e.g. : FUNGUS
54. Bustle : ADO
55. "Don't forget ..." : ALSO
59. Prayer wheel inscriptions : LITANIES
61. "Oops!" list : ERRATA
63. Phoenix-to-Albuquerque dir. : ENE
64. Risky person to do business with, briefly : CDCHARACTER
66. Holy ones: Abbr. : STS
67. Made public : AIRED
68. Possessive pronoun in an old hymn : THINE
69. It may be cocked : HAT
70. Some are proper : NOUNS
71. Church assembly : SYNOD
1. ___ fraîche : CREME
2. Agent Swifty : LAZAR
3. Deck out : ADORN
4. Flunkies : MINIONS
5. Places to refuel : PITS
6. Toby filler : ALE
7. Marine hazards : REEFS
8. Deli supply : MAYO
9. It's too much : OVERKILL
10. Take umbrage at : RESENT
11. Winter hazards, briefly : ICSTREETS
12. Hawker's line : SPIEL
13. Deck crew : HANDS
18. "That's a laugh!" : HAHA
22. Be a sourpuss : SULK
25. Fair one? : MAIDEN
28. "Le ___ d'Or" : COQ
29. Rang out : TOLLED
30. H.O.V. lane user : BUS
31. Shakespeare's "poor venomous fool" : ASP
32. Student writing competition, briefly : SACONTEST
34. Buck's mate : DOE
36. Aurora, to the Greeks : EOS
37. Opposite of paleo- : NEO
40. Fortress of old : PRESIDIO
41. Sault ___ Marie Canals : STE
44. Kelp, for one : ALGA
47. Possible result of a natural disaster : ANARCHY
49. Victim of Macbeth : DUNCAN
51. Active sort : DOER
52. Crayola color changed to "peach" : FLESH
53. ___ Mountains, home of King's Peak : UINTA
54. Ghostly pale : ASHEN
56. Like most South Americans : LATIN
57. Note taker : STENO
58. Propelled a shell : OARED
60. Hose shade : ECRU
62. Mafiosi who "flip" : RATS
65. Online revenue sources : ADS

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