New York Times, Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Author: Alex Boisvert
Editor: Will Shortz
Alex Boisvert
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Boisvert. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Biblical strongman : SAMSON
7. Two cents' worth : SAY
10. Anti-D.U.I. org. : MADD
14. Climber's chopper : ICEAXE
15. Sports org. with a tour : PGA
16. Skin care brand : OLAY
17. Place to freshen up : POWDERROOM
19. Rock legend Hendrix : JIMI
20. Display of grandeur : SPLENDOR
21. French-speaking African nation : GABON
22. Sport involving a chute : SKYDIVING
25. "Unforgettable" duettist Cole : NATALIE
31. Caen's river : ORNE
32. Like clocks with hands : ANALOG
33. Tot's repeated questions : WHYS
34. ID with two hyphens : SSN
37. Britney Spears's debut hit : BABYONEMORETIME
40. Early Beatle Sutcliffe : STU
41. Fully convinced : SOLD
42. Joins : UNITES
43. Hatcher with a Golden Globe : TERI
44. Disassembles, as a model airplane : UNGLUES
45. Elite military group : NAVYSEALS
49. On one's toes : ALERT
50. Treatment with carbon dioxide : AERATION
57. Prefix with star or bucks : MEGA
58. Classic Miles Davis album ... or a hint to the start of 17-, 22-, 37- or 45-Across : KINDOFBLUE
60. "___ Almighty" (Steve Carell movie) : EVAN
61. Tattooist's supply : INK
62. Characteristics : TRAITS
63. Bumper blemish : DENT
64. "Pick a card, ___ card" : ANY
65. Most achy : SOREST
1. Nurses, at the bar : SIPS
2. Rent-___ (private security guard) : ACOP
3. Whimper like a baby : MEWL
4. One-named Nigerian songstress : SADE
5. Paul Bunyan's Babe and others : OXEN
6. Dorky sort : NERD
7. Hybrid utensil : SPORK
8. Way back when : AGO
9. Sweet potato : YAM
10. Desert with Joshua trees : MOJAVE
11. Suspect's story : ALIBI
12. Friend of Pythias : DAMON
13. Flopping at a comedy club : DYING
18. Ascended : ROSE
21. Root used in some energy drinks : GINSENG
23. Start of a pirate's chant : YOHO
24. Practice go-round : DRYRUN
25. Catches, as a perp : NABS
26. Med school subj. : ANAT
27. Forbidden-sounding perfume : TABU
28. Prince ___ Khan : ALY
29. Least strict : LOOSEST
30. Pay no heed to : IGNORE
33. Subj. of a U.N. inspection, maybe : WMD
34. In ___ (as placed) : SITU
35. "Peter Pan" pirate : SMEE
36. Loch ___ monster : NESS
38. Director Kazan : ELIA
39. Up to, in ads : TIL
43. Iron-fisted boss : TYRANT
44. ___ car dealer : USED
45. Identified : NAMED
46. Tylenol alternative : ALEVE
47. Lacking meat, eggs, dairy, etc. : VEGAN
48. Like Abe Lincoln, physiologically : LANKY
51. Goes bad : ROTS
52. Early Jesse Jackson hairdo : AFRO
53. Way up the slope : TBAR
54. Netman Nastase : ILIE
55. Contract loopholes, e.g. : OUTS
56. Digs of twigs : NEST
58. Spectra automaker : KIA
59. B&B, e.g. : INN

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