New York Times, Thursday, October 26, 2006

Author: Todd McClary and Dave Tuller
Editor: Will Shortz
Todd McClary
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Dave Tuller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} Featured Will Shortz favorite This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. McClary. This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Tuller. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. User's treatment : REHAB
6. Moonfish : OPAH
10. Captain of the Pequod : AHAB
14. Sister of Melpomene : ERATO
15. Galileo's birthplace : PISA
16. Honey : BABE
17. See 59-Down : DEEMWORTHY
19. Ye ___ : OLDE
20. Many a cat lover's acquisition : STRAY
21. Bungle : FOULUP
23. Blubber : SOB
26. German "I" : ICH
27. Contents of some beds : LETTUCE
28. City founded by Cadmus : THEBES
30. Something with many seats: Abbr. : GOVT
31. Basketball pos. : CTR
32. Quechua speakers : INCAS
33. Air cells in the lung : ALVEOLI
35. Fleece : ROOK
36. Contemptuous expression : SNEER
37. Signs : INKS
40. Changed : MUTATED
42. Product that prevents gas : BEANO
43. "Boyz N the Hood" role : TRE
45. Kind of round in a tournament, informally : ELIM
46. "Now see here ?" : LISTEN
47. Mexican Indian tribe : HUASTEC
49. Touch and go? : TAG
50. Brain waves?: Abbr. : EEG
51. Some belly buttons : INNIES
52. Liking : SHINE
54. Canceled : NOGO
55. See 10-Down : TAKECAREOF
60. Expert : GURU
61. Parched : ARID
62. Pop music's ___ Vanilli : MILLI
63. Classic rock group with a name from Greek myth : STYX
64. "Hercules" spinoff : XENA
65. Sensation : ECLAT
1. Person on the left : RED
2. "For Lycidas is dead, dead ___ his prime": Milton : ERE
3. Scottish "own" : HAE
4. 20 places? : ATMS
5. Parts of some clowns' attire : BOWTIES
6. Daily TV staple since 1986 : OPRAH
7. Compassion : PITY
8. Shade of blonde : ASH
9. Reason for sneezin' : HAYFEVER
10. Circa : ABOUT
11. See 43-Down : HALLUCINATE
12. Take aboard a U.F.O., perhaps : ABDUCT
13. Movie theater annoyance : BEEPER
18. Dungeons & Dragons creatures : ORCS
22. "The Simpsons" bus driver : OTTO
23. Brouhaha : STIR
24. "It can't be!" : OHNO
25. See 1-Down : BECOMEANGRY
27. Cherished : LOVED
29. Asian oil capital : BAKU
30. Procter & Gamble brand : GLEEM
33. Ludicrous : ANTIC
34. Stays flat : LIES
36. It's often around 6%-8% : SALESTAX
38. Place to put a banjo : KNEE
39. Number : SONG
41. Head of Québec : TETE
42. Celebrity : BIGNAME
43. "Wheel of Fortune" category : THINGS
44. Have a shortage : RUNOUT
46. Secular : LAIC
48. Dakota Indians : SIOUX
49. 1971 Robert Conrad series : THEDA
52. Scrape : SKIN
53. Speed skater Heiden : ERIC
56. Occupy a position : ARE
57. Certain turn : ELL
58. Bribery suffix : OLA
59. Be the right size : FIT

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