New York Times, Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Author: David J. Kahn
Editor: Will Shortz
David J. Kahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {Q} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 146 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 22,471
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1. Bean holder : POD
4. 58-/46-Across movie (1973) : SERPICO
11. Actuarial stat : AGE
14. Blood type letters : ABO
15. Provide with too much staffing : OVERMAN
16. Workplace for 58-/46-Across : LOT
17. Figure out : GET
18. Most slippery : WILIEST
19. Strike force?: Abbr. : PBA
20. "Murder on the ___ Express," 58-/46-Across movie (1974) : ORIENT
22. "Hmm, don't think so" : NAH
23. With 55-Across, 58-/46-Across movie (1964) : FAIL
24. Lisbon lady : DONA
25. Pinball paths : ARCS
27. Lighter brand : BIC
28. "12 ___ Men," 58-/46-Across movie (1957) : ANGRY
30. Quick turnaround, slangily : UEY
31. Like some symmetry : AXIAL
34. Cubic Rubik : ERNO
36. Tanned : BRONZE
37. 58-/46-Across movie (1975) : DOGDAYAFTERNOON
42. Annoy, and then some : ENRAGE
43. Kind of surgeon : TREE
44. Fishing net : SEINE
45. Upsilon's follower : PHI
46. See 58-Across : LUMET
51. Start to cry? : FAR
52. Musical McEntire : REBA
54. Defendant's plea, briefly : NOLO
55. See 23-Across : SAFE
57. Jiffy : SEC
58. With 46-Across, late, legendary director : SIDNEY
60. Butterfly wrapping? : OBI
61. Actress Mills and others : JULIETS
63. Cable inits. : AMC
64. Workplace for 58-/46-Across : SET
65. With 66-Across, "Aida" aria : OPATRIA
66. See 65-Across : MIA
67. Gray shade : ASH
68. Frequent location of 58-/46-Across movies : NEWYORK
69. Where Oskar Schindler is buried: Abbr. : ISR
1. Tiered tower : PAGODA
2. Titania's husband : OBERON
3. Being too affectionate : DOTING
4. Planted : SOWN
5. Best Musical of 1980 : EVITA
6. Sunday subj.? : REL
7. 58-/46-Across movie (1981) : PRINCEOFTHECITY
8. "No matter what you choose for me is fine" : IMEASY
9. Bills and coins : CASH
10. It borders Lake Huron: Abbr. : ONT
11. Star of 4- and 37-Across : ALPACINO
12. Dry stretch in Mongolia : GOBI
13. List space saver : ETAL
21. Listener : EAR
23. Choose definitely : FIXON
26. ___ temperature : RUNA
27. Gun part : BARREL
29. Test pilot Chuck : YEAGER
32. ___ dye : AZO
33. Author Deighton : LEN
35. Toast type : RYE
36. Spell-off : BEE
37. ___ Plaines : DES
38. Wedded : ONE
39. D. W. ___ Award, honor for 58-/46-Across for lifetime achievement : GRIFFITH
40. Mother of Perseus : DANAE
41. Chi-town read, with "the" : TRIB
45. Future attorney's field of study : PRELAW
47. "Tristan ___ Isolde" : UND
48. Friendly term, to a Parisian : MONAMI
49. Varnish resins : ELEMIS
50. Hot Wheels product : TOYCAR
53. Moving : ASTIR
55. Slugger Sammy : SOSA
56. Fivers : ABES
57. Caretaker, for short : SUPE
59. Writer Dinesen : ISAK
61. Funny Stewart : JON
62. Ranch add-on : ERO

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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