New York Times, Monday, April 27, 2009

Author: Joe Krozel
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe Krozel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Krozel. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Part of a Halloween costume : MASK
5. Rich soil component : HUMUS
10. Get an ___ effort : EFOR
14. "Do ___ others as ..." : UNTO
15. Not appropriate : UNAPT
16. Duo plus one : TRIO
17. Mark left from an injury : SCAR
18. Refuse a request : SAYNO
19. Detained : HELD
20. Separate grains from wheat, e.g. : THRESH
22. Valentine candy message : BEMINE
24. Animated TV character whose best friend is Boots : DORATHEEXPLORER
28. Suffix with access : ORY
29. Young dog or seal : PUP
30. China's Mao ___-tung : TSE
31. ___ Jima : IWO
32. Casey of "American Top 40" : KASEM
34. Main port of Yemen : ADEN
35. 2008 campaign personality : JOETHEPLUMBER
40. Like paintings and some juries : HUNG
41. As a result : HENCE
42. Fruity cooler : ADE
43. Animal pouch : SAC
46. Plane takeoff guess: Abbr. : ETD
47. Chicken ___ king : ALA
50. Norman Rockwell painting subject of W.W. II : ROSIETHERIVETER
54. Fix permanently, as an interest rate : LOCKIN
55. Helmet from W.W. I or W.W. II : TINHAT
56. "Beauty ___ the eye ..." : ISIN
58. Semiconductor giant : INTEL
60. Idiot : DOPE
61. Tenth: Prefix : DECI
62. Hospital attendant : NURSE
63. Kuwaiti leader : EMIR
64. Business V.I.P. : EXEC
65. Velocity : SPEED
66. Say "No, I didn't" : DENY
1. High-priority item : MUSTDO
2. Katie Couric, for one : ANCHOR
3. Like the night sky : STARRY
4. Seoul's home : KOREA
5. Top-secret : HUSHHUSH
6. Italian article : UNA
7. Answer that's between yes and no : MAYBE
8. Coming immediately after, as on TV : UPNEXT
9. Leaves in a huff, with "out" : STOMPS
10. Prefix with -centric : ETHNO
11. Something for nothing, as what a hitchhiker seeks : FREERIDE
12. OPEC product : OIL
13. Fishing pole : ROD
21. March 17 honoree, for short : STPAT
23. ___ de France : ILE
25. Sword of sport : EPEE
26. Fancy pitcher : EWER
27. Politico ___ Paul : RON
32. Beer blast centerpiece : KEG
33. Measure of a car's 65-Across: Abbr. : MPH
34. Lincoln, informally : ABE
35. Cousin of karate : JUDO
36. Minimum pizza order : ONESLICE
37. Lusty look : LEER
38. Like the Beatles' White Album : UNTITLED
39. The year 1406 : MCDVI
40. Part of a guffaw : HAR
43. 1/60 of a min. : SEC
44. Diet doctor : ATKINS
45. "Don't let it get you down!" : CHINUP
47. Comfortable (with) : ATHOME
48. Go right at it, as work : LEAPIN
49. Vein's counterpart : ARTERY
51. Kind of column, in architecture : IONIC
52. ___ nous (between us) : ENTRE
53. Kaput : ENDED
56. Suffix with chlor- : IDE
57. It sells in advertising, they say : SEX
59. 180 degrees from WNW : ESE

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