New York Times, Friday, April 7, 2006

Author: Adam Cohen
Editor: Will Shortz
Adam Cohen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FKQ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Cohen. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "The Art of Happiness" writer : DALAILAMA
10. Self-styled superiors : SNOBS
15. Joanie Cunningham portrayer, in 1970's-80's TV : ERINMORAN
16. Universal product : MOVIE
17. It's just between us : TETEATETE
18. Conform : ADAPT
19. Some shavers : ATRAS
20. Symbol of protection : UMBRELLA
22. Co-star of "The Witches of Eastwick" : CHER
23. Help in rounding up : LARIAT
25. Bug : TAP
26. Is down with : HAS
27. Bring down : DEJECT
28. Mexican plantation product : PINA
29. Actor Burton : LEVAR
30. Santa portrayer in "Elf" : ASNER
31. United, for one : SYNONYM
34. Like Playboy's Playmate of the Year : SEXIEST
36. Standard partner : POORS
37. First name among diarists : ANAIS
38. Novel figure: Abbr. : ISBN
39. Some old Acuras : VIGORS
41. Hrs. on the Mississippi : CST
44. "Laggiù ___ Soledad" (Puccini aria) : NEL
45. Renounce : DISOWN
46. Daughter of Cap'n Andy in "Show Boat" : NOLA
47. Daubs : SMEARSON
49. "Gotcha" : ROGER
50. Boy with a canine pal, in 50's TV : TIMMY
51. They're a big part of the life of Riley : MIAMIHEAT
54. Virtual transactions : ETAIL
55. He starred opposite Florence Henderson in "Fanny" : EZIOPINZA
56. "Die Hard 2" director Harlin : RENNY
57. Memorable : REDLETTER
1. Separate : DETACH
2. "___ Arrives" (1967 soul album) : ARETHA
3. Petrol measures : LITRES
4. Proximate, poetically : ANEAR
5. "___ corny ?" ("A Wonderful Guy" lyric) : IMAS
6. Drawing : LOT
7. Equal : ARE
8. Less green : MATURER
9. Lackluster : ANEMIC
10. Like some cards : SMART
11. Connecting point : NODE
12. Brand mentioned in "You're the Top" : OVALTINE
13. Old fliers : BIPLANES
14. Not with the others : SETAPART
21. Be up : BAT
23. Assess : LEVY
24. Stuck, after "in" : AJAM
27. Places to sleep : DENS
28. Penultimate letters : PSIS
29. Bereft, old-style : LORN
30. x, y or z : AXIS
31. One who's not the marrying type : SPINSTER
32. Tuolumne Meadows locale : YOSEMITE
33. Lady's other half : NOBLEMAN
34. Reason to bring out the chains : SNOW
35. Net : EARN
37. Wrestle : AGONIZE
39. Power: Lat. : VIS
40. Glucose, to fructose : ISOMER
41. Telling : COGENT
42. Tawdriness : SLEAZE
43. Unwanted buildup : TARTAR
45. Sans spice : DRYLY
46. Like some innings : NOHIT
48. 1980's Lebanese president ___ Gemayel : AMIN
49. Red, maybe : RIPE
52. A hand : AID
53. 40-Down, e.g.: Abbr. : MOL

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