New York Times, Saturday, April 6, 2013

Author: Michael Wiesenberg
Editor: Will Shortz
Michael Wiesenberg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Wiesenberg NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. What many checks are for : DEPOSITONLY
12. Eyebrow-raising : ODD
15. One holding the line : UTILITYPOLE
16. Man, to Marcus : VIR
17. Alternative to lemon chiffon : BANANACREAM
18. 1960s Greystoke portrayer : ELY
19. Chelsea-to-Chinatown dir. : SSE
20. Like some evidence in arson cases : ASHY
21. More likely to encounter : NEARER
23. Label for the Bee Gees : ATCO
24. Handles : TENDSTO
25. Rajiv's mother : INDIRA
28. Victor Herbert's "naughty" girl : MARIETTA
29. Thomas called the Queen of Memphis Soul : CARLA
30. Long meals? : HEROS
31. Hall monitors, briefly : RAS
32. Like Bush Sr., religiously : EPIS
33. Pod : whales :: knot : ___ : TOADS
34. Land animals? : HUNT
35. Quick "ha ha" : LOL
36. Apt to strike out : TESTY
37. Sidewalk scam : MONTE
38. A wide variety : ALLSORTS
40. Went back and forth : WAGGED
41. Notably high populace : NEPALIS
42. Joins : WEDS
43. He signed 5-Down in 1940 : DORSEY
44. Bark part : SAIL
45. Bitter, e.g. : ALE
48. Chemical ending : ENE
49. London tabloid : DAILYMIRROR
52. Laugh, in Lille : RIS
53. 1994 Olympic skating champion : OKSANABAIUL
54. One of a pair of fraternal twins, maybe : SIS
55. Neighbor of the Gem of the Mountains : SILVERSTATE
1. Nicknames : DUBS
2. Terminal projections, briefly : ETAS
3. Cabinetry option : PINE
4. Motor additive? : OLA
5. "Witchcraft" singer : SINATRA
6. Minnesota county west of St. Louis : ITASCA
7. Large lunar crater : TYCHO
8. "Live at the ___" (Patsy Cline album) : OPRY
9. Biblical boater, in Brest : NOE
10. Colombian cowboys : LLANEROS
11. Mocha residents : YEMENIS
12. Very tense : OVERSTRUNG
13. Dabbler : DILETTANTE
14. Like some nuts : DRYROASTED
22. Punch choice : ADE
23. Has something : AILS
24. Having missed the bell, say : TARDY
25. Their anthem is "Lofsöngur" : ICELANDERS
26. Son of Marie Louise of Austria : NAPOLEONII
27. Its boring bits can be quite long : DRILLPRESS
28. Liver and kidney : MEATS
30. Has over : HOSTS
33. Japanese glaze : TERIYAKI
34. Bikers' mounts : HOGS
36. Finely tempered swords : TOLEDOS
37. Game requiring many plug-ins? : MADLIBS
39. Nordic flier : SAS
40. Home to Liszt and Goethe : WEIMAR
42. American Revolution's "Mad Anthony" : WAYNE
44. Pomeranian, e.g. : SLAV
45. Cantatrice's delivery : ARIA
46. Yahoo : LOUT
47. First name in mystery : ERLE
50. 25-Down occupy one: Abbr. : ISL
51. Landfill visitor : RAT

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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