New York Times, Saturday, December 3, 2005

Author: Dana Motley
Editor: Will Shortz
Dana Motley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 26 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Sinclair Lewis's ___ Timberlane : CASS
5. Bad tads : IMPS
9. Forest issue : FAWNS
14. "___ Hora" (Ezra Pound poem) : ERAT
15. "Dutch Interior" painter : MIRO
16. Dull type : IDIOT
17. Wealthy, as a dueña : RICA
18. Lies, perhaps : PROPAGANDA
20. Sports affiliate : FARMTEAM
22. Ham : MUGGER
23. Kind of column : OPED
24. The Arc feeds it : ISERE
26. Region between the Vosges and the Rhine : ALSACE
28. Career pitcher : SALESREP
32. Lixiviate : LEACH
33. One bottled up : GENIE
34. TV debut of 1972 : HBO
35. Red distributor, say : VINTNER
37. Grocery store suppliers : DAIRIES
39. Abbr. in the Yellow Pages : INC
40. Composition of some towers : IVORY
42. Kind : GENRE
43. High-tech company with a landmark 1995 I.P.O. : NETSCAPE
45. Some are fit for a king : SHEETS
46. Walked from one bank to another : WADED
47. Balance providers : ATMS
48. Steamed dish : TAMALE
51. Certain doo-wopper : FALSETTO
55. Norton Anthology focus, for short : ENGLISHLIT
57. Outback critters : ROOS
58. Fen resident : EGRET
59. "Suddenly, as ___ things will, it vanished": E. B. Browning : RARE
60. White-bearded Africans : GNUS
61. Hard to settle : MESSY
62. Hungarian city near Miskolc : EGER
63. Innovative furniture designer Aarnio : EERO
1. Old "What's My Line?" panelist : CERF
2. Cantatrice's offering : ARIA
3. Beyond criticism : SACROSANCT
4. Quickly repealed statute : STAMPACT
5. Block : IMPEDE
6. Red giant in Cetus : MIRA
7. Indication of future success : PROMISE
8. Conciliatory gesture : SOP
9. Graceful loops : FIGUREEIGHTS
10. Gnomes : ADAGES
11. Prayer partner? : WING
12. Orbital point : NODE
13. Play a big part : STAR
19. 1751 Henry Fielding novel : AMELIA
21. Specialist's point : TECHNICALITY
25. Light-colored : SANDY
26. Sgt. York : ALVIN
27. Hanover's river : LEINE
29. Cheap substitute, of sorts : RHINESTONE
30. 1975 Pulitzer-winning critic : EBERT
31. Puts forward : POSES
33. Get a feel for things? : GROPE
36. Shakes : EVADES
38. Make a comeback : REEMERGE
41. Mark for a particular purpose : REDFLAG
44. Moist lowlands : SWALES
45. One who might get a pinch : SALTER
48. Be prolific : TEEM
49. Parisian protector : ANGE
50. Some hirers: Abbr. : MGRS
52. Ending with some very large numbers : AIRE
53. Museum offering : TOUR
54. Benito's bone : OSSO
56. Its spiritual head was the pope: Abbr. : HRE

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