New York Times, Thursday, April 8, 2010

Author: Matt Ginsberg
Editor: Will Shortz
Matt Ginsberg
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 22 for Mr. Ginsberg. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. *4:00 in the afternoon : BRILLIG
8. *To make holes : GIMBLE
14. Form of writing of ancient Crete : LINEARA
15. Sought food : FORAGED
16. It comes in fifths : ALCOHOL
17. Poetry performance : READING
18. Add zest to : SEASON
19. *To go round and round : GYRE
20. Catcher's spot? : RYE
21. Wrap up : RECAP
23. Wrapped up : CLAD
24. *Fearsome, swift-moving creature with snapping jaws : BANDERSNATCH
30. It's 71% cookie, 29% creme : OREO
31. Chucklehead : IGNORAMUS
35. Emulate the dodo : DIEOUT
38. Indian tourist city : MYSORE
39. Means of unloading? : YARDSALES
43. Unnamed others, briefly : ETAL
44. Writer who was the source of all the words with asterisked clues in this puzzle : LEWISCARROLL
47. Wonderland food for Alice : CAKE
50. A bit nasty : SNIDE
51. "Say what?" : HUH
52. *Grass plot around a sundial : WABE
54. Put away : JAILED
59. Some buffalo hunters of old : ARAPAHO
61. Variety of grape : SULTANA
62. Confronts : TAKESON
63. Positions (oneself) : ORIENTS
64. *Lithe and slimy : SLITHY
65. *Smiling radiantly : BEAMISH
1. Lesage hero Gil ___ : BLAS
2. Make stew? : RILE
3. Certain ancient mummy : INCA
4. Affectionate, fiery types, supposedly : LEOS
5. Pakistan's so-called "Garden of Mughals" : LAHORE
6. Person whose work is decreasing? : IRONER
7. Miss : GAL
8. Church annex? : GOER
9. ___ caelestes (divine wrath: Lat.) : IRAE
10. ___ Hatter : MAD
11. Old-time floozie : BGIRL
12. "From Russia With Love" actress Lotte : LENYA
13. Beaten (out) : EDGED
15. Browner : FRYPAN
19. Sharks, e.g. : GANG
22. Long-running CBS hit : CSI
23. Beer, sometimes : CHASER
24. Vintner's concern : BODY
25. "O patria mia," e.g. : ARIA
26. Opposite of alway : NEER
27. Drawing in a margin, maybe : DOODLE
28. Waits in music : TOM
29. "Curiouser and curiouser!," e.g. : CRY
32. Mysterious Mr. : MOTO
33. Kazakh river : URAL
34. Bears do it : SELL
36. Take advantage of : USE
37. Playing marble : TAW
40. Departure point for explorer Vasco da Gama : LISBON
41. Feudal laborer : ESNE
42. It goes after poli and before fi : SCI
45. Urge formally : ADJURE
46. Objects employed to show everyday life : REALIA
47. Online discussions : CHATS
48. Not visual : AURAL
49. Uniform coloring : KHAKI
52. Wadi : WASH
53. Stern cry? : AHOY
55. Detail : ITEM
56. Lawyer/civil-rights activist Guinier : LANI
57. Tolkien creatures : ENTS
58. Tach's location : DASH
60. Dear : PET
61. [I'm heartbroken!] : SOB

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