New York Times, Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Author: Caleb Madison
Editor: Will Shortz
Caleb Madison
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Madison. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. With 66-Across, subject of this puzzle, born 12/1/1935 : WOODY
6. "Maude" star Arthur : BEA
9. With 64-Across, 1-/66-Across movie of 2005 : MATCH
14. "If memory serves ..." : ASIRECALL
16. Dress in the Forum : STOLA
17. ... of 1987 : RADIODAYS
18. Some tomatoes : ROMAS
19. Faux pas : MISSTEP
21. Winter hrs. in St. Louis : CST
22. ... of 1990 : ALICE
26. ___ exchange : ION
27. It's high on the pH scale : BASE
28. Silents actor Novarro : RAMON
29. ... of 1979 : MANHATTAN
31. Asian nurse : AMAH
32. Dorothy's state: Abbr. : KAN
33. "Too bad!" : AWW
34. ... of 1971 : BANANAS
36. ... of 1973 : SLEEPER
40. Be up : BAT
41. Mayo is in it : ANO
42. ___ land : LALA
43. ... of 1977 : ANNIEHALL
47. Par ___ : AVION
48. Part of l'été : AOUT
49. A mean Amin : IDI
50. ... of 1983 : ZELIG
51. Nelson Mandela's org. : ANC
52. Shaded passageway : PERGOLA
55. Verdi's very : MOLTO
57. ... of 1978 : INTERIORS
62. Close, in verse : ANEAR
63. Feverishness : FEBRILITY
64. See 9-Across : POINT
65. Raiders make them, informally : TDS
66. See 1-Across : ALLEN
1. Something played out in a theater : WAR
2. Spanish she-bear : OSA
3. Geometric suffix : OID
4. Demoisturized, in commercial names : DRI
5. Palace workers : YEOMEN
6. Flock sounds : BAAS
7. Heavenly : ELYSIAN
8. Hall-of-Famer Walter who was a Dodger manager for 23 years : ALSTON
9. No. on a car : MSRP
10. ___ Z : ATO
11. Male with whiskers : TOMCAT
12. Top-level : CLASSA
13. Get a move on : HASTEN
15. Early fifth-century year : CDI
20. Surround with a glow : ENHALO
22. Sheik's mount : ARAB
23. Spiritual guide : LAMA
24. One-named 1970s-'80s supermodel : IMAN
25. Live together : COHABIT
27. Vitamin involved in cell metabolism : BTWELVE
29. "Keep them coming, Juan!" : MAS
30. Amazement : AWE
32. TV's ___ Lee : KATHIE
35. Scot's not : NAE
36. Show announced by Don Pardo for 30+ years, for short : SNL
37. Construction worker's lunch container : PAIL
38. H. G. Wells people : ELOI
39. Phoned : RANG
41. Neatened, in a way : ALIGNED
43. Certain travel guide : AAAMAP
44. "Stop! You've got it all wrong!" : NONONO
45. Centers : NUCLEI
46. Unmoored : ADRIFT
47. Hank with voices on "The Simpsons" : AZARIA
52. Left side : PORT
53. Places where the Daily Racing Form is read, in brief : OTBS
54. Celtic sea god : LER
56. Get bronze : TAN
58. Excellent, slangily : ILL
59. Lube (up) : OIL
60. Way: Abbr. : RTE
61. Dict. listing : SYN

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