SEVEN BLURBS FOR SEVEN BIOGRAPHIES

New York Times, Sunday, March 3, 2013

Author: Samuel A. Donaldson
Editor: Will Shortz
Samuel A. Donaldson
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 64 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Donaldson. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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1. Insect pupa sold as fish food : ANTEGG
7. Doesn't get the memo, maybe : MISREADS
15. Make do : COPE
19. Show instability : TEETER
20. Offering with potato chips : ONIONDIP
21. Amount owed by an insurance policy holder : COPAY
22. "It's worth it just for Ms. Behar's famous lasagna recipe" : THECOOKINGOFJOY
24. Crop up : ARISE
25. Cleverness : WIT
26. TV's Peter and literature's Ben : GUNNS
27. Walk through : TOUR
28. Mathematician Paul : ERDOS
29. Bolivian bears : OSOS
31. Born as : NEE
32. British actress Diana : DORS
33. "Start already!" : GETONIT
35. "An insightful look at how playing Miss Brooks took its toll on Ms. Arden" : THEDESTRUCTIONOFEVE
39. Spanish beaches : PLAYAS
41. Cole Porter title woman : KATE
42. Slickers and galoshes : RAINWEAR
43. Conger catcher : EELER
44. Captain Hook's alma mater : ETON
46. Engine attachment : HOSE
47. Crumbs : ORTS
48. "You don't have to be a gardener to dig this book about Kerouac's tools" : THESPADESOFJACK
52. Long time follower? : NOSEE
53. Sight at a supermarket or golf course : CART
54. Pack number : SIX
55. Indisposed : ILL
56. Relief : AID
57. Anesthesiologists' locales, for short : ORS
58. "Finally, we learn how one Jonas brother defined an entire generation" : THETIMEOFNICK
63. Jaguar rival : BMW
66. Frozen dessert name : EDY
67. It could pave the way : TAR
68. Second most populous continent: Abbr. : AFR
69. On the safe side : ALEE
70. Legal helpers, briefly : PARAS
73. "Clinton's a well-known southpaw, so this exposé on his other-handed punches is an eye-opener" : THERIGHTSOFBILL
78. "Really?" : ITIS
79. Writer ___ Hubbard : LRON
80. Many an aria : SOLO
81. Notable flop : EDSEL
82. Chicago lakefront attraction : NAVYPIER
84. Family head : CAPO
86. Nasty ones : BRUTES
87. "Required reading for all 'Purple Rain' fans who think their idol is too goody-goody" : THEDARKNESSOFPRINCE
91. Night lights : AURORAS
92. Very often : ALOT
93. Take the lion's share of : HOG
94. Duffer's hazard : TRAP
97. Drives a getaway car, maybe : ABETS
98. British submachine gun : STEN
99. Reach rival : ORALB
101. Duffer's org. : PGA
102. Like some calls : CLOSE
103. "A gripping narrative about one folk singer's violent turn against Paul Simon" : THEWARFAREOFART
106. It beats ace-high : APAIR
107. Open quality : AIRINESS
108. "___ Restaurant" : ALICES
109. Bulb unit : WATT
110. Northeast nickname : BAYSTATE
111. Political symbol : DONKEY
1. When many bars close : ATTWO
2. Fruity sodas : NEHIS
3. Dry ones : TEETOTALERS
4. Abbr. sometimes seen twice in a row : ETC
5. Trivial Pursuit category: Abbr. : GEOG
6. French press remnants : GROUNDS
7. Des ___ : MOINES
8. Lodges : INNS
9. Certain frat boy : SIG
10. Completely remove : ROOTOUT
11. Put teeth into : ENFORCE
12. Fine-tune : ADJUST
13. Christian name? : DIOR
14. Bond, for one : SPY
15. Winter supply usually stored outside : CORDOFWOOD
16. Start of Willa Cather's Great Plains trilogy : OPIONEERS
17. Give an anticorrosive coating : PASSIVATE
18. Check out : EYE
21. Cigarette purchase : CARTON
23. Reflex test site : KNEE
28. Start of an elimination process : EENIE
30. Reserved to the maximum extent : SHYEST
32. Some bathroom crystals : DRANO
33. "___ your mother" : GOASK
34. Like tweets, by necessity : TERSE
36. "Tombstone" role : EARP
37. Some fight finishes, for short : TKOS
38. ___-Z (classic car) : IROC
39. Retailer for Rover : PETCO
40. Composer of the "Gold and Silver" waltz : LEHAR
44. Falco of "Nurse Jackie" : EDIE
45. Be all thumbs as a writer? : TEXT
46. Word with pay or page : HALF
49. Pale : ASHY
50. Food Network host Guy : FIERI
51. Former "Idol" judge : JLO
52. An ending to beat : NIK
56. Prefix with phobia : ACRO
58. Receiving stats : TDS
59. Calif.-to-Fla. hwy. : ITEN
60. Blemish : MAR
61. N.B.A. part: Abbr. : NATL
62. In that case : IFSO
63. Plastic casing for some pills : BLISTERPACK
64. Donnybrook : MELEE
65. Fargo's partner : WELLS
66. "Nice and slow" : EASYDOESIT
69. Take aboard a spaceship, maybe : ABDUCT
70. One of a nautical trio : PINTA
71. Last Incan emperor : ATAHUALPA
72. Casino that's partly underwater? : RIVERBOAT
73. Long expeditions : TREKS
74. Butt (in) : HORN
75. Sexologist's subject : GSPOT
76. Clop maker : HOOF
77. "Charlotte's Web" girl : FERN
79. Old Italian dough : LIRAS
83. Two-___ (extended TV episode) : PARTER
84. Author with a fan site called "Into the Wardrobe" : CSLEWIS
85. Unvoiced : ASONANT
86. It may get squandered in a game : BIGLEAD
88. Diner : EATERY
89. "Wheel of Fortune" category : PHRASE
90. Din : ROAR
95. Match : AGREE
96. Stooge : PATSY
98. Actor LaBeouf : SHIA
99. Spirit ___ Louis : OFST
100. String tie : BOLO
102. Avian call : CAW
103. File extension : TAB
104. Mens ___ : REA
105. End: Fr. : FIN

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