New York Times, Monday, December 29, 2008

Author: Kevin Donovan
Editor: Will Shortz
Kevin Donovan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Donovan. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Make believe : FEIGN
6. Barton who founded the American Red Cross : CLARA
11. School grp. : PTA
14. Yo-Yo Ma's instrument : CELLO
15. Alphabetically first name in the Bible : AARON
16. Harry Potter's best friend : RON
17. Rain source : CLOUD
18. It might include a 10, jack, queen and king of hearts : RUMMYHAND
20. Speedy two-wheelers : MOPEDS
22. ___-frutti : TUTTI
23. "Pulp Fiction" co-star ___ L. Jackson : SAMUEL
25. Something often stubbed : BIGTOE
26. Yankees/Red Sox matchup, e.g. : BASEBALLGAME
29. Has being : EXISTS
30. Primo : AONE
31. Sn, chemically speaking : TIN
34. On the nose : TOAT
35. Series of scenes : ACT
36. Make over : REDO
37. Massachusetts' Cape ___ : ANN
38. Want badly, with "for" : ACHE
40. 95 things posted by Martin Luther : THESES
42. Candidate for a Tony : BROADWAYPLAY
44. Andy Warhol genre : POPART
47. Dominant dogs : ALPHAS
48. "Star Trek" lieutenant : UHURA
49. Who often "did it" in a whodunit : BUTLER
51. L'eggs product : PANTYHOSE
53. Game with a bull's-eye : DARTS
57. Annoy : IRK
58. Duck that'll get you down? : EIDER
59. "I'll have the ___" : USUAL
60. ___ √Čtats-Unis : LES
61. Monopoly cards : DEEDS
62. 1 cent : PENNY
1. Radio monitoring org. : FCC
2. Snakelike fish : EEL
3. U.N. agcy. awarded the 1969 Nobel Peace Prize : ILO
4. Most morose : GLUMMEST
5. "Absolutely" : NODOUBT
6. Steve of "The Office" : CARELL
7. Extol : LAUD
8. An octopus has eight : ARMS
9. CD-___ : ROM
10. "Whenever" : ANYTIME
11. Military aircraft engine maker ___ & Whitney : PRATT
12. Kemo Sabe's companion : TONTO
13. Actress MacDowell : ANDIE
19. Enormous : HUGE
21. Pod contents : PEAS
23. Anglo-___ : SAXON
24. Like half of Istanbul : ASIAN
25. Prohibition : BAN
26. Commercial prefix with -max or -cam : BETA
27. Tied up, as skates : LACED
28. Understood : GOT
31. Inventor Nikola : TESLA
32. Inventors have them : IDEAS
33. Snoopy : NOSY
35. "Now I understand!" : AHA
36. Say another way : REPHRASE
38. In formation : ARRAYED
39. Barracks bed : COT
40. Like an N.B.A. center : TALL
41. Much ballyhooed : HYPEDUP
42. TV character who says "Don't have a cow, man!" : BART
43. Tends, as plants : WATERS
44. Tutee : PUPIL
45. Chicago air hub : OHARE
46. Petty gangsters : PUNKS
49. Portend : BODE
50. Played for a sap : USED
52. Hightail it, old-style : HIE
54. Something 18-, 26-, 42- or 51-Across might have : RUN
55. Sunbathe : TAN
56. Wily : SLY

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