New York Times, Monday, October 29, 2007

Author: Fred Piscop
Editor: Will Shortz
Fred Piscop
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 112 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Started a cigarette : LITUP
6. Sail supporter : MAST
10. Rooters : FANS
14. Left one's seat : AROSE
15. Gumbo vegetable : OKRA
16. Track shape : OVAL
17. Allotment of heredity units? : GENERATION
19. Parks who pioneered in civil rights : ROSA
20. Our language: Abbr. : ENG
21. Took the blue ribbon : WON
22. Room to maneuver : LEEWAY
24. Nuclear power apparatus : REACTOR
27. Top 10 tunes : HITS
28. Hole-punching tool : AWL
29. Slender cigar : PANATELA
33. Prefix with -hedron : TETRA
36. Is false to the world : LIVESALIE
37. Get from ___ (progress slightly) : ATOB
38. Battle of the ___ (men vs. women) : SEXES
39. Stadium section : TIER
40. Studied primarily, at college : MAJOREDIN
42. Holder of 88 keys : PIANO
43. Caveman's era : STONEAGE
44. Vintage automotive inits. : REO
45. Tennis great Arthur : ASHE
46. Mediums' meetings : SEANCES
50. Stewed to the gills : BLOTTO
53. King Kong, e.g. : APE
54. Lacto-___-vegetarian : OVO
55. Sitarist Shankar : RAVI
56. Preacher's sky-high feeling? : REVELATION
60. Twistable cookie : OREO
61. Turn at roulette : SPIN
62. Decaf brand : SANKA
63. Give an alert : WARN
64. Direction of sunup : EAST
65. Sticky problem : POSER
1. Hearty brew : LAGER
2. Jim Carrey comedy "Me, Myself & ___" : IRENE
3. Kingdom east of Fiji : TONGA
4. Milk for all its worth : USE
5. Pay-___-view : PER
6. Travel by car : MOTOR
7. Closely related (to) : AKIN
8. Sign at a sellout : SRO
9. Bikini wearers' markings : TANLINES
10. TV channel for golfers? : FORESTATION
11. State frankly : AVOW
12. Shuttle-launching org. : NASA
13. Murder : SLAY
18. Delinquent G.I. : AWOL
23. Greek H's : ETAS
25. Pasta-and-potato-loving country? : CARBONATION
26. Former rival of Pan Am : TWA
27. Safe place : HAVEN
29. Mischievous sprite : PIXIE
30. Director Kazan : ELIA
31. Claim on property : LIEN
32. Prefix with dynamic : AERO
33. Scots' caps : TAMS
34. Coup d'___ : ETAT
35. Japanese P.M. during W.W. II : TOJO
36. Mantel : LEDGE
38. Equine-looking fish : SEAHORSE
41. Take a siesta : REST
42. Split ___ soup : PEA
44. Fishing line winder : REEL
46. Paid out : SPENT
47. Nickels and dimes : COINS
48. Call to mind : EVOKE
49. Sunken ship finder : SONAR
50. Furrowed part of the head : BROW
51. Dr. Zhivago's love : LARA
52. 1964 Dave Clark Five song "Glad All ___" : OVER
53. Hertz rival : AVIS
57. Mileage rating org. : EPA
58. Cleopatra's biter : ASP
59. Eastern "way" : TAO

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