New York Times, Friday, April 2, 2010

Author: Alan Olschwang
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Olschwang
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJW} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Olschwang. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Certain fricassee : COQAUVIN
9. Around-the-world race : HUMANS
15. Teetotaler's order : ADAMSALE
16. "Would you mind ...?" : ISITOK
17. Special communication : MENTALTELEPATHY
19. It's not exact: Abbr. : EST
20. They come to a point while flying : GEESE
21. Sacred Buddhist mountain : OMEI
22. Dakota relative : OSAGE
24. Starts occupying : MOVESINTO
27. Special communication syst. : ASL
28. On deck : UPNEXT
29. Cause of some shaking, for short : DTS
30. "Pay ___ mind" : ITNO
32. King-high games : ECARTES
34. Deep red : GARNET
37. Not even consider : IGNORE
38. One picking up a lot : NEATNIK
40. Like pirates : ASEA
41. Set to go off, as a bomb : ARM
42. Where la Croix-Rouge is headquartered : GENEVE
44. Radical 1970s grp. : SLA
47. Rumble in the Jungle strategy : ROPEADOPE
49. Cherry alternative : BEECH
51. Become wearisome : PALL
52. Important Indian : RANEE
54. It may be exact: Abbr. : SCI
55. One who keeps giving you the business? : REGULARCUSTOMER
58. Philosophies : CREDOS
59. Spin out on wheels? : TESTRIDE
60. "Funeral Blues" poet and family : AUDENS
61. In a tight spot financially : SQUEEZED
1. Small part : CAMEO
2. 1905 revolt setting : ODESSA
3. Virgin Blue rival : QANTAS
4. Check information: Abbr. : AMT
5. Gas bill information : USAGE
6. Low point : VALE
7. Big Italian daily : ILTEMPO
8. Star of the 1998 film version of 45-Down : NEESON
9. Get a move on : HIE
10. It increased to 4 cents per oz. in 1958 : USPOSTAGE
11. Home to Seaquarium and MetroZoo : MIAMI
12. Serve : ATTENDTO
13. Diamond dream : NOHITTER
14. Top of the world? : SKY
18. Spillover stopper : LEVEE
23. Flash : GLINT
25. Cut out : EXCISE
26. Bone: Prefix : OSSE
28. Loose : UNTIED
31. Kind of hat : TENGALLON
33. Biochemical enzyme, briefly : RNASE
34. Growl : GNAR
35. 1970s-'90s international carrier based in Lima : AEROPERU
36. Went wild : RAMPAGED
39. Campbell's competitor : KNORR
40. 2004 Best Musical Tony winner : AVENUEQ
43. Periods added to harmonize the lunar and solar calendars : EPACTS
45. 1987 Best Musical Tony winner, informally : LESMIZ
46. Bow : ACCEDE
48. Shake : ELUDE
49. Greene who wrote "Summer of My German Soldier" : BETTE
50. Like some help : HIRED
53. "Mi casa ___ casa" : ESSU
55. MP3 player maker : RCA
56. One that may balk : ASS
57. Stuff in a bank : ORE

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