New York Times, Thursday, October 11, 2012

Author: Byron Walden
Editor: Will Shortz
Byron Walden
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJQVY} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 67 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Tarzan's realm : APEDOM
7. Composite candy treat : BLOWPOP
14. Some gala wear : TUXEDOS
16. ___ Trench (deepest ocean spot on earth) : MARIANA
17. Locale for hieroglyphics, maybe : OBELISK
18. California export : ORANGES
19. Bach work performed at the Moulin Rouge? : CANCANCANTATA
21. URL ending : EDU
23. Attend : GOTO
24. Rock producer Brian : ENO
25. Winston's biggest fear in "1984" : RATS
27. Massenet opera based on a work of Goethe : WERTHER
31. Neutral shades : ECRUS
33. Pickup point at an amusement park : TRAMSTOP
37. One spotted at the Rodeo Drive Taco Bell? : CHICHICHIHUAHUA
40. They have schedules : TAXCODES
41. Narrow openings : SLITS
42. Put into play : UTILIZE
45. Tips : ENDS
46. May V.I.P. : MOM
48. Toon with a singing map : DORA
50. Name shared by a Broadway quintet : MOE
51. North African counterpart to an Italian Baroque sculptor? : BERBERBERNINI
56. Top celeb : ALISTER
57. Rear-end, say : RAMINTO
60. State with a bison skull on its quarter : MONTANA
61. As you wish? : ONASTAR
62. Kwanza spender : ANGOLAN
63. "True" : ITISSO
1. From ___ Z : ATO
2. Mug site : PUB
3. Woman with great will power? : EXECUTRIX
4. Hip-hop's ___ Soul : DELA
5. Taking too much : ODING
6. Idaho city : MOSCOW
7. College QB, often : BMOC
8. ___ Croft, comic book heroine : LARA
9. Algeria's second-largest city : ORAN
10. Post-Christmas clearance, maybe : WINTERSALE
11. Baal worshiper, say : PAGAN
12. Just before the top of the hour : ONETO
13. Simon & Garfunkel's "El Condor ___" : PASA
15. Runner's place : SKATE
20. Area of Chicago where Wrigley Field is located : NORTHSIDE
21. Put up : ERECT
22. Vacation home abroad : DACHA
26. Is overwhelmed by : SUCCUMBSTO
28. Numerical prefix : TRI
29. "Don't make me laugh!" : HAH
30. Dingo prey : EMUS
32. Attempt : SHOT
34. Girl Scout offering : THINMINTS
35. Best : OUTDO
36. Old-hat : PASSE
38. Tyrant Amin : IDI
39. Animation collectible : CEL
43. Silver screen swashbuckler : ZORRO
44. Verdi opera set in Aragon : ERNANI
46. ___ ball : MELON
47. Certain gasket : ORING
49. Draw a bead on : AIMAT
51. N.C.A.A. football champs of '09 and '11 : BAMA
52. Citation shortener : ETAL
53. Soap actress Sofer : RENA
54. Muffin ingredient : BRAN
55. Not finalized, at law : NISI
58. Profs' aides : TAS
59. Metal in 60-Across's motto : ORO

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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