New York Times, Thursday, March 6, 2008

Author: Pamela Amick Klawitter
Editor: Will Shortz
Pamela Amick Klawitter
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Klawitter. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. York successor : TUDOR
6. Country addresses, for short : RFDS
10. Part of an Einstein equation : MASS
14. It might start "By the way ..." : ASIDE
15. Lake ___, south of London : ERIE
16. Word with black or fire : OPAL
17. Twig broom : BESOM
18. Turner of "Somewhere I'll Find You," 1942 : LANA
19. Not yet final, in a way : BETA
20. "American Idol" judge who wastes money? : PRODIGALSIMON
23. ___-d'Oise (French department) : VAL
25. Directly : DUE
26. Eskimo-___ language family : ALEUT
27. Nodding picture? : IMAGEOFCONSENT
32. The anesthetic lidocaine, e.g. : LOCAL
33. Obligation : ONUS
34. Barely makes, with "out" : EKES
35. George who once led the C.I.A. : TENET
37. Part of the foot : BALL
41. Prefix with normal : PARA
42. ___ feed : AUDIO
43. Geologist? : SEDIMENTARYJOB
48. D'___ (according to: Fr.) : APRES
49. Jon Stewart asset : WIT
50. Spanish 30-Down : UNO
51. Moment after a bad pun? : GRIMACEPERIOD
56. Affluent, in Acapulco : RICO
57. Poker cry ... or an apt title for this puzzle : IMIN
58. Some family histories : SAGAS
61. Quaint exclamation : EGAD
62. "___ No Sunshine" (1971 Grammy-winning song) : AINT
63. Fraternity letter : THETA
64. Start of North Carolina's motto : ESSE
65. Binge : ORGY
66. "Lazy" one : SUSAN
1. Pop-top feature : TAB
2. Consume : USE
3. Bump : DISPLACE
4. Cause for opening a window : ODOR
5. Fix up : REMODEL
6. Late-inning pitching, maybe : RELIEF
7. Assault with a grenade, as a superior officer : FRAG
8. Actress Merrill of "Desk Set" : DINA
9. Diploma feature : SEAL
10. Crib plaything : MOBILE
11. Sci-fi figures : APEMEN
12. Didn't play : SATOUT
13. Italicize, say : SLANT
21. Rap's OutKast, e.g. : DUO
22. Mouthing off : SASS
23. Reprehensible : VILE
24. Out of control : AMOK
28. Empty talk : GAS
29. First name in late-night : CONAN
30. Primary figure : ONE
31. Fruitcake : NUT
35. Mary Tyler Moore headwear : TAM
36. Poetic conjunction : ERE
37. Bullish order on Wall Street : BUY
38. Deems in court : ADJUDGES
39. Horoscope figure : LION
40. Animal that howls : LOBO
41. Home of Galileo Galilei International Airport : PISA
42. Some colony members : ARTISTS
43. Small shoots : SPRIGS
44. Heath plants : ERICAS
45. Out of fashion : DEMODE
46. "Jackson" : TWENTY
47. Draft contents : AIR
48. What nouns and verbs must do : AGREE
52. Farewell in 41-Down : CIAO
53. Ruler in a kaffiyeh : EMIR
54. Pinball sound : PING
55. Home of Pearl City : OAHU
59. ___ loss : ATA
60. Start of many Latin American city names : SAN

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