New York Times, Saturday, October 27, 2007

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JZ} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 122 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Billionaire sports entrepreneur who heads HDNet : MARKCUBAN
10. Like some seasonal helpers : ELFIN
15. Within the next few minutes, potentially : ATANYTIME
16. Some piano players : ROLLS
17. Case made for a shooter : CAMERABAG
18. Agitated : ROILY
19. Real-estate ad statistic : AREA
20. Its motto is "All for our country": Abbr. : NEV
22. Go over : SPAN
23. Orchestra section : WINDS
25. Dr. Seuss's "Too Many ___" : DAVES
27. Consumer protection grp. : FTC
28. Yokohama "yes" : HAI
30. Marathon runner Gebrselassie : HAILE
32. It served the Mid-Atlantic until 1976 : READINGRAILROAD
39. Classic laugh-inducing parlor game with writing or illustrations : EXQUISITECORPSE
40. Move on after a humiliating defeat : COUNTONESLOSSES
41. Claimed : TAKEN
42. Vintner's prefix : OEN
43. Kind of engr. : CIV
44. Member of a popular college frat : SIGEP
47. Parliament rival : SALEM
52. Shot one on : ACED
54. Name for Quantum Computer Services since '89 : AOL
55. Heavyweights compete in it : SUMO
56. An overabundance : PILES
58. "You said it!" : DONTIKNOW
62. Sent regrets, say : RSVPD
63. Help get settled : ORIENTATE
64. Priceless instrument : AMATI
65. What green might ripen into : TOMATORED
1. Bird remarkable for its longevity : MACAW
2. Breakout maker : ATARI
3. Far Eastern bowlful : RAMEN
4. Manipulate, in a way : KNEAD
5. France's Saint-___-l'École : CYR
6. She played Martha in Broadway's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" : UTA
7. One hanging around at Red Lobster? : BIB
8. Range option : AMANA
9. Ben-Gurion setting : NEGEV
10. Stumble : ERR
11. "Happy Birthday" playwright : LOOS
12. About-faces : FLIPFLOPS
13. Nervous : ILLATEASE
14. Band with the highest first-week album sales in music history : NSYNC
21. It'll get you somewhere : VEHICLE
24. Some religious fundamentalists : SHIITES
25. Cook's words : DIGIN
26. Old settings for many out-of-tune pianos : SALOONS
29. Connecticut city on the Naugatuck : ANSONIA
31. Factory seconds: Abbr. : IRRS
32. Sport, for short : REC
33. Foreignness : EXOTICISM
34. Old Spice alternative : AQUAVELVA
35. Court stuff : DUNK
36. Bus spec. : RTE
37. "The Mischievous Dog" author : AESOP
38. ___ Peres (St. Louis suburb) : DES
43. "Lady for a Day" director, 1933 : CAPRA
45. One who's waited upon : GODOT
46. Ecuador's southernmost coastal province : ELORO
48. Provide an invitation for : ASKTO
49. Kind of cycle : LUNAR
50. Mug, e.g. : EMOTE
51. Cut : MOWED
53. Firm part: Abbr. : DEPT
57. Arms race plan: Abbr. : SDI
59. Takeaway game : NIM
60. Hot spot? : TEA
61. Gridiron datum : INT

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