New York Times, Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Author: Kevin Adamick
Editor: Will Shortz
Kevin Adamick
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FJKQWX} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Adamick. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2012, The New York TimesNo. 22,835
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1. Hawaiian entree : MAHIMAHI
9. "___-Koo" (old ragtime standard) : HITCHY
15. Emphatic call from the flock : AMENAMEN
16. And so on : ETALIA
17. Honoring at a banquet, say : TOASTING
18. Scotland's Loch ___ : LOMOND
19. Natal native : ZULU
20. 50th state's bird : NENE
22. Kind of sandwich : PITA
23. First-year J.D. student : ONEL
24. Street child : GAMIN
25. Like the area around an erupting volcano : ASHY
26. Rock layers : STRATA
28. Tennis whiz : ACER
30. One in la familia : TIA
31. One concerned about charges : TORERO
33. Alter : AMEND
35. Assumes, as costs : ABSORBS
38. The Lizard constellation : LACERTA
40. Ones on the move : GOERS
41. President ___ : PROTEM
43. Bow shape : ARC
44. Redheaded boy of 1960s TV : OPIE
46. Bouquets : AROMAS
50. Hard to find in Latin? : RARA
52. Cure again, as leather : RETAN
54. All-night party : RAVE
55. Sacked out : ABED
56. "The Heat ___" : ISON
57. Modern home of ancient Elam : IRAN
58. Batman's home : GOTHAM
60. Being borrowed by : ONLOANTO
63. Pupil surrounder : AREOLA
64. 1997 Carrey comedy : LIARLIAR
65. Spanky or Alfalfa : RASCAL
66. Words after "Que" : SERASERA
1. Seder servings : MATZOS
2. Check figure : AMOUNT
3. Doctor, ideally : HEALER
4. Asbestos, for one : INSULATOR
5. Dojo floor covering : MAT
6. Burgundy bud : AMI
7. Skin colorer : HENNA
8. Former world heavyweight champion Johansson : INGEMAR
9. ___ Curtis, onetime cosmetics giant : HELENE
10. "How was ___ know?" : ITO
11. Home of MacDill Air Force Base : TAMPA
12. Part of many a convent : CLOISTER
13. Comment made while elbowing someone : HINTHINT
14. "And so on" : YADAYADA
21. Violinmaker Amati : NICOLO
24. Raiment : GARB
27. Many a classical sculpture : TORSO
29. Soapbox derby entrant : RACER
32. Glimpses : ESPIES
34. Some anniversary events : MEMORIALS
35. Petri dish gel : AGARAGAR
36. South Pacific island : BORABORA
37. Generates, as fluids : SECRETES
39. ___ early age : ATAN
42. Modernizes, as a factory : RETOOLS
45. First : PRIMAL
47. 1964 Hitchcock thriller : MARNIE
48. 2009 James Cameron blockbuster : AVATAR
49. Madrid madam : SENORA
51. Like some committees : ADHOC
53. Musical with the song "N.Y.C." : ANNIE
59. Indicator of how something is done : ALA
61. Actress ___ Park Lincoln : LAR
62. ___ pro nobis : ORA

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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