New York Times, Friday, May 27, 2011

Author: Ashton Anderson
Editor: Will Shortz
Ashton Anderson
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 37 Missing: {FHJWZ} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Anderson. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Seething : ABOIL
6. The Panthers of the N.C.A.A. : PITT
10. Decision-prompting request : RSVP
14. "Doctor Zhivago" producer : PONTI
15. Drama halls : ODEA
16. Electric weapon : EPEE
17. Glance : SNEAKAPEEK
19. Charity allotment : DOLE
20. Never wrapping up : ENDLESS
21. Remove forcefully : TEAROUT
23. Still contending : INIT
24. "My treat" : ITSONME
25. Fundamentalist group : ALQAEDA
28. "With Reagan" writer : MEESE
29. Fail : GOUNDER
30. Pierced : ENTERED
33. Where you may be on a French map : ICI
34. Meiji prime minister : ITO
35. "Impossible" : NOCANDO
40. Looks like it does : SEEMSTO
44. Name on some underwear : KLEIN
45. Peak : MAXIMUM
46. It exceeds the sum of its parts : GESTALT
48. Explanatory words : ASIN
49. Good enough : UPTOPAR
50. Bar fixture : REGULAR
54. Currency dropped during the French Revolution : ECUS
55. Scorned kid brother, maybe : TATTLETALE
57. Fizz ingredient : SODA
58. Naturalist's subj. : ECOL
59. Player of a stoic crew member : NIMOY
60. Gods swear by it : STYX
61. Inits. on some underwear : DKNY
62. Heard trial evidence : TAPES
1. Religious recession? : APSE
2. Bygone European capital : BONN
3. Linear : ONED
4. Like "Cinema Paradiso" : ITALIAN
5. Analogized : LIKENED
6. Prince, e.g. : POPSTAR
7. Periodic table suffix : IDE
8. When a foursome starts : TEETIME
9. Rest : TAKETEN
10. Wooer's surprise : REDROSE
11. Trump the jack, e.g. : SPOONERISM
12. Soft palate : VELUM
13. Most successful U.S. black golfer before Woods : PEETE
18. Obiter dictum : ASIDE
22. Play ___ (do some tennis) : ASET
25. Hostile to, in the hills : AGIN
26. Gonzo : LOCO
27. Fast learner : QUICKSTUDY
31. Senate censure : ETTU
32. Make a goner : DOOM
36. Instrument for Cannonball Adderley : ALTOSAX
37. Opposite of spring, tidewise : NEAP
38. Like some pupils : DILATED
39. Following the schedule : ONTRACK
40. With style : SMARTLY
41. One may hold a drawing : EASEL
42. Pressing : EXIGENT
43. Triviality : MINUTIA
46. "___ again!" : GUESS
47. Future World setting : EPCOT
51. Lighting director? : LAMP
52. Natural soother : ALOE
53. Curious George's creators : REYS
56. Large load : TON

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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