New York Times, Friday, March 19, 2010

Author: Trip Payne
Editor: Will Shortz
Trip Payne
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {QWZ} This is puzzle # 42 for Mr. Payne. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Land grant, of a sort : SHORELEAVE
11. "The Praise of Chimney-Sweepers" writer : ELIA
15. Person with a shaky story? : HULADANCER
16. Dosage units : RADS
17. Thanksgiving symbol : INDIANCORN
18. Drill instructors, e.g.: Abbr. : NCOS
19. Viscosity symbols : ETAS
20. Joyner joiner? : KERSEE
22. Bitter herb : RUE
23. Jason of "I Love You, Man" : SEGEL
25. They change people's profiles : NOSEJOBS
27. Subject of Article III, Section 3 of the Constitution : TREASON
30. They may be charitable : TRUSTS
31. Schaefer alternative : STROHS
34. Davis of "Evening Shade" : OSSIE
35. Fancy follower : THAT
38. Top : ONEUP
40. Coup de ___ (sudden impulse: Fr.) : TETE
41. Spiral staircase, essentially : HELIX
43. One way to travel : ONFOOT
45. "The Way I Am" autobiographer, 2008 : EMINEM
47. Person from Moscow : IDAHOAN
51. They hold on to things : PACKRATS
54. Physicist with a unit of distance named after him : FERMI
55. ___ stretch : ATA
56. Went around in circles, perhaps : SKATED
59. Weakens : SAPS
60. Like potpourri, sometimes : PINY
62. Counts : ENUMERATES
64. Bluesy James : ETTA
65. Spy's device : MINICAMERA
66. Be a stinker : REEK
67. 1952 best seller set in California : EASTOFEDEN
1. Least likely to take command : SHIEST
2. Hide seeker? : HUNTER
3. What the fortunate reach : OLDAGE
4. Complain loudly : RAISEASTINK
5. Author LeShan : EDA
6. Thin : LANK
7. Ending with prefer : ENCE
8. Voter registration grp. founded in 1970 : ACORN
9. Left to the editor? : VERSO
10. Companion of Algernon in an Oscar Wilde play : ERNEST
11. South end? : ERN
12. It was last an official Olympic event in 1908 : LACROSSE
13. Skeptical response : IDOUBTIT
14. Person who's been charged : ASSESSEE
21. First name in design : EERO
24. Allied transport, for short : LST
26. Despite everything : JUSTTHESAME
28. Plata's partner : ORO
29. It just isn't done : NONO
32. Female octopus : HEN
33. Religious mystic : SUFI
35. 1994 Michael Keaton film in which real journalists have cameo roles : THEPAPER
36. Main ore of iron : HEMATITE
37. Spanish seaport : ALICANTE
39. Sheller's discard : POD
42. Gen ___ (demographic group) : XERS
44. Bozo : OAF
46. "You and whose army?!" : MAKEME
48. Gave out one's address? : ORATED
49. A in physics? : AMPERE
50. Pathfinder producer : NISSAN
52. Patty Hearst alias : TANIA
53. Blows the mind of : STUNS
57. Broadcast : EMIT
58. Roaring Twenties look : DECO
61. Tibetan wolf's prey : YAK
63. "Battle of Britain" grp. : RAF

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