New York Times, Saturday, November 28, 2009

Author: Karen M. Tracey
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen M. Tracey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJQ} This is puzzle # 29 for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Goes off : ERRS
5. Sty resident : SLOB
9. Part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex : PLANO
14. Dash feature : TACH
15. Travel by bus, say : TOUR
16. Zero : RESET
17. Baron : CZAR
18. Shell alternative : ESSO
19. French floor : ETAGE
20. Hoisted, as a sail : HOVE
21. Keep from going through : VETO
22. Cruise place : LINER
23. Part of "The Jungle Book" : RIKKITIKKITAVI
26. Opening string : ABC
27. Outdoor signage option : NEONLAMP
28. Quaint fashion accessory : HATPIN
30. Follow : GET
31. Argument makers: Abbr. : ATTS
35. One with a hard, weather-resistant coat : SCOTTIE
37. Round opening : TEESHOT
39. Callaloo ingredient : OKRA
40. Hi-tech heart : CPU
42. Good way to choose : WISELY
43. Amassing amply : RAKINGIN
46. When France's Philip I took the throne : MLX
47. What a student might not go without? : PERMISSIONSLIP
51. ___ froid (be cold: Fr.) : AVOIR
52. Some parlors, for short : OTBS
53. The redbud is one of its symbols: Abbr. : OKLA
55. Criterion : GAUGE
56. Borscht flavorer : DILL
57. Deity worshiped with much sensuality : BAAL
58. 18-season Mariner Martinez : EDGAR
59. Singer/songwriter Sands : EVIE
60. Trimming and smoothing aid : ADZE
61. Time of one's life : TEENS
62. Text message status : SENT
63. No mere chuckle : ROAR
1. Do some impressions : ETCH
2. Sharp, narrow range of hills : RAZORBACK
3. Early LP issuer : RCAVICTOR
4. Title film character who says "Donkey, two things, O.K.? Shut ... up!" : SHREK
5. "Talk to Me" singer, 1985 : STEVIENICKS
6. Be bested by : LOSETO
7. Bouncer's job : OUSTING
8. A little running water? : BROOKLET
9. Heat, for short : PRELIM
10. Take the situation in stride : LETITPASS
11. Yoga posture : ASANA
12. It comprises the southern half of Israel : NEGEV
13. "Scary Movie" actress, 2000 : OTERI
24. Grow together : KNIT
25. Six-time Oscar nominee with a 2008 win : KATEWINSLET
26. "Gotcha," humorously : AHSO
29. Fully feather-footed flier : PTARMIGAN
32. "Pooh-Bah" source : THEMIKADO
33. Where the going rate is charged? : TOLLPLAZA
34. Final course? : STYX
36. Series composition : EPISODES
38. One abroad : EINS
41. Promoting harmony : UNITIVE
44. Drying racks : AIRERS
45. Little mischief-maker : GOBLIN
47. Pathology pioneer Sir James ___ : PAGET
48. Shake : EVADE
49. Compact stuff : ROUGE
50. Kind of pneumonia : LOBAR
54. Any pro designated hitter, briefly : ALER

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