New York Times, Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Author: David Sullivan
Editor: Will Shortz
David Sullivan
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Sullivan. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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1. 1983 Tony-winning musical : CATS
5. In-crowd invitees : ALIST
10. Soap brand that contains pumice : LAVA
14. One on a one-dollar bill : UNUM
15. Pool hall equipment : RACKS
16. Site of the first human sin : EDEN
17. Good stretch for the Dow : STRONGWEEK
19. Microsoft Word menu pick : FONT
20. Mottled bean : PINTO
21. "No lie!" : ITSTRUE
23. Extra after a movie's credits, perhaps : HIDDENSCENE
27. Try to impress at a party, say : NAMEDROP
30. "Every kiss begins ..." jeweler : KAY
31. State firmly : AVER
32. Fritz's "Forget it!" : NEIN
34. Annoying : PESKY
38. Oxy 5 target : ZIT
39. 2006 Jay-Z single : LOSTONE
41. ___ Cruces, N.M. : LAS
42. Its license plates have the motto "Famous Potatoes" : IDAHO
44. Dog that bit Miss Gulch : TOTO
45. Lose oomph : WANE
46. Pitcher Dennis in Cooperstown, for short : ECK
48. Reflect deeply on : MULLOVER
50. Midas service : BRAKEREPAIR
53. Ingenue's quality : NAIVETE
54. Chris Matthews's channel : MSNBC
58. Conical woodwind : OBOE
59. Cry accompanying the arrival of visitors : THEYREHERE
63. Target of a narc : METH
64. Hawaiian veranda : LANAI
65. Home of Qom : IRAN
66. Gas brand in Canada : ESSO
67. Download on a Nook : EBOOK
68. ___ Neuf (Parisian landmark) : PONT
1. Zodiacal border : CUSP
2. Prefix with lock or skid : ANTI
3. When tripled, 1965 Byrds hit : TURN
4. Suffocate : SMOTHER
5. Falklands War side: Abbr. : ARG
6. Postgraduate field : LAW
7. Beverage store bagful : ICE
8. Length of yarn : SKEIN
9. "Shame on you!" : TSKTSK
10. A bionic part of Steve Austin : LEFTEYE
11. Deck out : ADORN
12. Concert hall, e.g. : VENUE
13. "I'm in" indicator : ANTE
18. Reason to deny bar service : NOID
22. Suffix with land or mind : SCAPE
24. Bond villain : DRNO
25. Biblical verb : DOEST
26. Prime example : EPITOME
27. W.W. II foe : NAZI
28. Ardent : AVID
29. Self-referential, informally : META
33. Still in bed : NOTUP
35. Czech, for one : SLAV
36. Film character based on Hearst : KANE
37. North Sea feeder : YSER
39. John who wrote "What worries you, masters you" : LOCKE
40. The Big Easy : NOLA
43. Forcible dismissal : HEAVEHO
45. Church activity : WORSHIP
47. ___ corn (sweet-and-salty snack) : KETTLE
49. Gimlet garnish : LIME
50. Toyland characters : BABES
51. Civil eruptions : RIOTS
52. Addict's need, informally : REHAB
53. Iditarod terminus : NOME
55. Emperor after Claudius : NERO
56. Fiber source : BRAN
57. Small change in the eurozone : CENT
60. Brian who composed the "Microsoft sound" : ENO
61. Former hoopster ___ Ming : YAO
62. English comedian Mayall : RIK

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