New York Times, Saturday, May 25, 2013

Author: David Steinberg
Editor: Will Shortz
David Steinberg
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
436/16/20118/21/20157
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
244371013
ScrabbleRebusCirclePangram
1.66283

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQ} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

Support XWord Info

Donation Amount

XWord Info is only possible when people like you choose to support it through donations.

Consider giving $10, $20, or more so this web site can continue to provide its in-depth analysis of NYT crosswords.

Thank you!

1
P
2
U
3
R
4
P
5
L
6
E
7
H
8
A
9
Z
10
E
11
H
12
S
13
I
14
A
15
U
N
D
E
C
L
A
R
E
D
16
A
T
O
P
17
S
T
A
N
D
A
L
O
N
E
18
B
A
N
S
19
H
O
S
S
20
T
O
D
21
H
O
R
S
E
22
I
23
D
E
E
24
C
25
H
A
O
S
26
D
27
A
V
I
D
S
28
T
E
I
N
B
E
29
R
30
G
31
L
I
N
E
A
32
W
E
L
D
33
A
A
R
34
I
N
G
35
L
36
A
37
C
O
S
T
E
38
R
N
A
39
E
E
L
40
S
L
I
T
41
D
42
E
C
A
F
43
D
R
O
44
P
O
U
T
O
45
F
46
S
I
G
H
T
47
S
H
A
M
E
48
L
U
N
G
49
S
50
H
A
R
P
51
S
I
R
52
R
53
B
54
I
55
S
56
H
E
X
A
57
P
58
O
W
E
R
59
P
O
I
N
T
60
E
R
O
S
61
I
M
A
R
E
A
L
B
O
Y
62
D
O
N
E
63
P
A
T
S
Y
C
L
I
N
E
© 2013, The New York Times
Across Down
1. What's "all in my brain," in a 1967 rock classic : PURPLEHAZE
11. Dynasty founded by Yu the Great : HSIA
15. Like some majors and wars : UNDECLARED
16. Capping : ATOP
17. Be peerless : STANDALONE
18. Blacks out : BANS
19. Little Joe's half brother of old TV : HOSS
20. Einstein's death : TOD
21. Preakness, e.g. : HORSE
22. Image mentale : IDEE
24. First created being, in myth : CHAOS
26. Stand-up comic known for irreverent sermonettes : DAVIDSTEINBERG
31. Form's top, perhaps : LINEA
32. Make inseparable : WELD
33. River forming the Handegg waterfall : AAR
34. Having one 49-Across : ING
35. Winner of seven tennis majors in the 1920s : LACOSTE
38. Material in the translation process : RNA
39. Caterpillar roll ingredient : EEL
40. Operation creation : SLIT
41. Java class? : DECAF
43. Do a vanishing act : DROPOUTOFSIGHT
47. Jezebel's lack : SHAME
48. One housed in a chest : LUNG
49. See 34-Across : SHARP
51. "Dear" one : SIR
52. Diamond stats : RBIS
56. Decimal starter : HEXA
57. Microsoft Office feature : POWERPOINT
60. Figure taking a bow? : EROS
61. No-strings declaration? : IMAREALBOY
62. ___ deal : DONE
63. "So Wrong" singer, 1962 : PATSYCLINE
1. Labor leader's cry? : PUSH
2. It may precede itself : UNTO
3. Stds. for A and E, e.g. : RDAS
4. Seriously thinking : PENSIVE
5. Monitor option, briefly : LCD
6. High : ELATED
7. Headbands? : HALOES
8. Longtime teammate of Mr. November : AROD
9. Eastern state? : ZEN
10. City near Utrecht : EDE
11. Violent sandstorm : HABOOB
12. Old TV show hosted by Ed McMahon : STARSEARCH
13. Makeup of some beams : IONS
14. Basilica niche : APSE
21. Submitted : HANDEDIN
23. Product named for its "'round the clock protection" : DIALSOAP
24. Broccoli bits? : CEES
25. Foil component : HILT
26. Building with many sides : DINER
27. Fifth-century invader : ANGLOSAXON
28. ___-one : TWOTO
29. Stormed : RANAT
30. Winner of 14 tennis majors in the 1990s : GRAF
31. Wasn't straight : LIED
36. Many a college interviewer : ALUM
37. Reference : CITE
42. Cylindrical menu item : EGGROLL
44. What outer space is that cyberspace isn't? : PHRASE
45. Circular stack : FLIERS
46. Epsom's setting : SURREY
49. Leave one's coat behind? : SHED
50. Saving type : HERO
51. Performer of high-risk operations : SWAT
53. Mideastern P.M.'s nickname : BIBI
54. Not blind to : INON
55. Affliction whose name rhymes with its location : STYE
57. Vegas spot : PIP
58. German granny : OMA
59. American Crossroads, e.g. : PAC

Found bugs or have suggestions?

Previous puzzle | Next puzzle