New York Times, Saturday, October 13, 2012

Author: Barry C. Silk
Editor: Will Shortz
Barry C. Silk
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQV} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 70 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2012, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Come to the surface : BUBBLEUP
9. Place out of line : OFFSET
15. Light work on a stage : OPERETTA
16. Abrupt discussion ender : DROPIT
17. Sci-fi vehicle : STARSHIP
18. Bread : DINERO
19. Appointed time : HOUR
20. Hand helpers : ACES
22. Campaign manager? : ADREP
23. Backbeat keeper : SNAREDRUM
25. Early idol of Warhol : CAPOTE
29. Pen call : BAA
30. Common menu option : EDIT
33. Former big player in trading cards : FLEER
34. See 46-Across : SANTA
36. Skater with many trophies : ORR
37. Names on some Apple products : LENNONMCCARTNEY
40. One of Ptolemy's 48 constellations : ARA
41. English philosopher Robert : HOOKE
42. Grunts : PEONS
43. Published : TOLD
45. Average name : DOW
46. With 34-Across, company's present occasion? : SECRET
47. 1950s "American Bandstand" dance : THESTROLL
50. Grammy winner Adams : BRYAN
52. 1950s living room feature : HIFI
53. Scatterbrain : DITZ
57. Document heading : RUBRIC
59. Jane Goodall study site : TANZANIA
61. 1990 A.L. Rookie of the Year : ALOMAR
62. Driving : EGGINGON
63. Fire Chief supplier : TEXACO
64. Not fret : RESTEASY
1. Baloney : BOSH
2. As far as : UPTO
3. Certain squeeze : BEAU
4. Chilly remark? : BRRR
5. The Parisian? : LES
6. Crude component : ETHANE
7. The Pioneers of the N.C.A.A. : UTICA
8. Part of 37-Across's output : PAPERBACKWRITER
9. Leftover : ODD
10. Romeo's adviser, for one : FRIAR
11. Communal dish : FONDUE
12. One making a bank deposit? : SPERMDONOR
13. Name on some European stamps : EIRE
14. Datsun 280ZX option : TTOP
21. Attempt to reach a post-departure plane? : SEANCE
23. Brewer Bernhard : STROH
24. Bank deposit? : DATA
25. Harp's home key : CFLAT
26. New model of 1999 : ALERO
27. Enforcer's place, often : PENALTYBOX
28. Vintner's prefix : OEN
31. Samuel Johnson's only play : IRENE
32. Amorous arrangement : TRYST
34. Hiccup-free : SMOOTH
35. Last name in skin care : ARPEL
38. Inattention indications : NODS
39. P.I. : TEC
44. Concept in Hinduism and Buddhism : DHARMA
46. Ancient weaponry : SLINGS
48. Six women at Penn programmed it : ENIAC
49. Not in the minority : OFAGE
50. No angel : BRAT
51. Be the best, in slang : RULE
53. King Gorm the Old, e.g. : DANE
54. "Roll in ze hay" enthusiast in "Young Frankenstein" : INGA
55. Parents' hermanos : TIOS
56. Off-the-wall : ZANY
58. Balkan land, in the Olympics : CRO
60. Embarrassing eruption : ZIT

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