New York Times, Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Author: Richard Chisholm
Editor: Will Shortz
Richard Chisholm
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQV} This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Touch base again : TAGUP
6. Ukraine, e.g., formerly: Abbr. : SSR
9. The gamut : ATOZ
13. 1940s-'50s politico Stevenson : ADLAI
14. "Don't look ___!" : ATME
15. Lois of the Daily Planet : LANE
16. Sporty 1980s Pontiac : FIERO
17. Police stop : ROADBLOCK
19. Beverage often served with sugar or lemon : TEA
20. Oreo maker : NABISCO
22. "Get my point?" : SEE
23. Remedy for failed courses, maybe : SUMMERSCHOOL
26. Powwowed (with) : MET
27. Lacking pizazz : ANEMIC
31. Playful mammal : OTTER
34. Cardinal vis-à-vis Illinois, Indiana or Ohio : STATEBIRD
37. Wray of "King Kong" : FAY
38. Innocents : NAIFS
39. BMW or MG : CAR
40. Military capability : FIREPOWER
43. "You don't know ___!" : BEANS
45. Lazy types : SLOTHS
46. "Pow!" : BAM
47. Wheeled toy : DOLLCARRIAGE
54. Clairvoyant's gift, briefly : ESP
57. Labors over : TOILSAT
58. Engine part : ROD
59. What 17-, 23-, 34-, 40- and 47-Across are each composed of : TWOHOUSES
61. France's ___ Polytechnique : ECOLE
63. Back of the neck : NAPE
64. James of "The Godfather" : CAAN
65. "___ is an island" : NOMAN
66. Pinnacle : APEX
67. Fair Deal president, for short : HST
68. ___ list : DEANS
1. Ohio political dynasty : TAFTS
2. Farewell : ADIEU
3. Glimmer : GLEAM
4. Former Mideast inits. : UAR
5. NASA program that explored the outer planets : PIONEER
6. One who never cries "Ow!" : STOIC
7. #1 hit : SMASH
8. British in the Revolutionary War : REDCOATS
9. Without exception : ALL
10. New Mexico town or county : TAOS
11. Formerly : ONCE
12. The Cowardly Lion's Kansas counterpart : ZEKE
14. Wall St. figures : ARBS
18. Trailblazer Daniel : BOONE
21. Elementary class with crayons : ART
24. Mrs. abroad : MME
25. Isr. neighbor : LEB
28. Flaky mineral : MICA
29. Modern-day Persia : IRAN
30. Capts.' subordinates : CDRS
31. Wastes : OFFS
32. Follower, as in espionage : TAIL
33. Novice : TYRO
34. Dated : SAW
35. It's not required for casual Fridays : TIE
36. It's south of Eur. : AFR
38. A pretty capable person : NOSLOUCH
41. When a plane is due to take off: Abbr. : ETD
42. Kind of ID : PHOTO
43. Pour drinks : BARTEND
44. U.K. record label : EMI
46. Maidenform product : BRA
48. Old Apple computers : LISAS
49. Sport shoe feature : CLEAT
50. Part of P.T.A.: Abbr. : ASSN
51. Bouquet of roses : AROMA
52. Mideast's ___ Heights : GOLAN
53. Utopias : EDENS
54. 11,000-foot Italian peak : ETNA
55. Tit for tat ... or tat for tit : SWAP
56. Bishop of Rome : POPE
60. Bewitch : HEX
62. Iowa college : COE

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