New York Times, Thursday, October 28, 2010

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 143 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Bucko : MAC
4. Berlin cry : ACH
7. George Washington and others : BRIDGES
14. Burning issue : ASH
15. ___ Greene, "The Godfather" gangster : MOE
16. "The poison of life," per Brontë's Rochester : REMORSE
17. With 27- and 35-Across, a Halloween riddle : WHATISA
19. Set apart : ISOLATE
20. Online store option : REORDER
21. "Punk'd" cable channel : MTV
22. Club for swingers : BAT
23. Bar, at the bar : ESTOP
25. Poet's Muse : ERATO
27. See 17-Across : GHOSTSFAVORITE
32. Coral reef dwellers : EELS
33. Prefix with comic : SERIO
34. Check out : EYE
35. See 17-Across : DESSERT
38. Be sociable : MIX
41. Bottled spirit : GENIE
42. Go for the gold? : MINE
43. With 60-Across, answer to the riddle : BOOBERRYPIEAND
48. Soft drink brand : FANTA
49. Fresh : SAUCY
50. Seat holders : INS
51. Italian TV channel : TRE
54. Sniffler's supply : KLEENEX
58. Bibliophile's concern : EDITION
60. See 43-Across : ISCREAM
61. Dovetail with : FITINTO
62. "Tell ___ story" : MEA
63. New York or Wisconsin, in D.C. : AVE
64. Yankee manager who wore #37 : STENGEL
65. African menace : ASP
66. Base ___ : TEN
1. Bryn ___ College : MAWR
2. "Off the Court" autobiographer : ASHE
3. Elaine ___, George W. Bush's only labor secretary : CHAO
4. In the center of : AMIDST
5. Math groups : COSETS
6. Be told about : HEAROF
7. Spilling point : BRIM
8. Staff symbol : REST
9. "That issue is in the past" : IMOVERIT
10. Capital of the U.S.? : DOL
11. Reach for rudely : GRABAT
12. What you will : ESTATE
13. Mind : SEETO
18. Lock : TRESS
24. QBs, often : PASSERS
26. Kia model : RIO
27. "Whaddaya know!" : GEE
28. "Whaddaya know!" : HEY
29. Ring cry : OLE
30. Sign of a winner : VEE
31. Bomber pilot in "Catch-22" : ORR
35. Pre-election activity : DEBATING
36. Chemical suffix : ENE
37. "My dear fellow" : SIR
38. War stat : MIA
39. Barnard's ___, locale in "Great Expectations" : INN
40. Crossed (out) : XED
41. Understood : GOT
42. Debbie who won three swimming gold medals at the 1968 Olympics : MEYER
43. Picaroon : BANDIT
44. Like some job training : ONSITE
45. Washington city, river or tribe : YAKIMA
46. Nurses take these : PULSES
47. Top-of-the-world topper : ICECAP
48. Feudal domains : FIEFS
52. Learning method : ROTE
53. Hydroxyl compound : ENOL
55. In order : NEAT
56. Projecting edge : EAVE
57. 2000 Hugh Jackman movie : XMEN
59. Component of bronze : TIN

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