New York Times, Monday, April 6, 2009

Author: Dustin Foley
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Foley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Iditarod vehicle : SLED
5. Money for the poor : ALMS
9. In a stupor : DAZED
14. Skunk ___ Le Pew : PEPE
15. Jacob's wife : LEAH
16. President sworn in on Lincoln's Bible : OBAMA
17. They can be stroked or bruised : EGOS
18. "Othello" character who says "Who steals my purse steals trash" : IAGO
19. Bearer of gold, frankincense or 66-Across : MAGUS
20. Speaking with lofty language : WAXINGPOETIC
23. Cunning : SLY
24. "Do ___ others ..." : UNTO
25. Riddle : ENIGMA
29. Ginger ___ (Canada Dry product) : ALE
30. Droop : SAG
31. ___ Luthor of "Superman" : LEX
32. Withholding nothing : FULLDISCLOSURE
37. Jazz's Fitzgerald : ELLA
38. October 31 shout : BOO
39. Luau garlands : LEIS
40. What a fresh ad campaign helps combat : WANINGINTEREST
45. History segment : ERA
46. Auditor's org. : IRS
47. Like carrots that crunch : RAW
48. Calm : SERENE
50. Campbell's product : SOUP
52. Damage : MAR
55. Holder of the first-in-the-nation presidential primary : NEWHAMPSHIRE
58. "Dancing With the Stars" airer : ABCTV
61. Help in crime : ABET
62. Tolkien creatures : ENTS
63. One getting one-on-one instruction : TUTEE
64. Egg on : URGE
65. Sainted fifth-century pope : LEOI
66. Gift brought to Bethlehem : MYRRH
67. Pb, in chemistry : LEAD
68. Its cycle is indicated by the starts of 20-, 32-, 40- and 55-Across : MOON
1. Shoots, as lava : SPEWS
2. Permissible : LEGAL
3. Strong bond : EPOXY
4. Arnaz of "I Love Lucy" : DESI
5. Like celestial bodies exhibiting syzygy : ALIGNED
6. Pounced (on) : LEAPT
7. Nearsighted Mr. of cartoons : MAGOO
8. What a cobbler works on : SHOE
9. Santo ___, Caribbean capital : DOMINGO
10. Beaded counters : ABACI
11. Zig's partner : ZAG
12. Cousin of an ostrich : EMU
13. Prosecutors, briefly : DAS
21. ___ and void : NULL
22. Blue-winged duck : TEAL
26. 3-Down and others : GLUES
27. Earn : MERIT
28. x and y, on a graph : AXES
29. Jai ___ : ALAI
30. Sean Connery, nationally speaking : SCOT
32. Airborne signal : FLARE
33. Like a bone from the elbow to the wrist : ULNAR
34. Bird seen in hieroglyphics : IBIS
35. Bush 43, to Bush 41 : SON
36. Large amount : SLEW
37. Rams' mates : EWES
41. Ancient Assyrian capital : NINEVEH
42. Sprouted : GREW
43. Blew, as a volcano : ERUPTED
44. Notorious B.I.G. releases : RAPS
49. Key in : ENTER
50. Buffalo hockey player : SABRE
51. "Phi, chi, psi" follower : OMEGA
52. Actor Sal of "Exodus" : MINEO
53. "Star Wars" droid : ARTOO
54. Plant exudation : RESIN
56. Lug : HAUL
57. Captain's place : HELM
58. Dispenser of 20s : ATM
59. Totally accept, as an idea : BUY
60. Midpoint: Abbr. : CTR

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