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New York Times, Friday, May 4, 2012

Author: Barry C. Silk
Editor: Will Shortz
Barry C. Silk
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 28 Missing: {QV} This is puzzle # 67 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Goldeneye relative : SMEW
5. Emergency extractor : JAWSOFLIFE
15. "Must've been something ___" : IATE
16. No night owl : EARLYRISER
17. Jags of the 1960s and '70s : XKES
18. Eggbeater : WHIRLYBIRD
19. Election extension? : EER
20. Wrestling event : MEET
21. Only one of the 13 Colonies not touching the Atl. Ocean : PENNA
22. Go crazy : RUNWILD
24. Board provision : MEAL
26. They're prepared to sell snake oil : SPIELS
27. Stock keeper : BARN
28. Third qtr. closer : SEP
31. See : GETIT
32. Ferris wheel in Dallas that is the tallest in North America : TEXASSTAR
34. Angle in botany : AXIL
35. Support : AEGIS
36. El ___ : PASO
37. Very turbulent situation : MAELSTROM
39. Slopes : CANTS
40. Lifesaving squad: Abbr. : EMS
41. Wrong : TORT
42. Collector of dust bunnies : DRYMOP
43. ESPN anchor Kolber : SUZY
44. Word before and after "for" : MEASURE
45. Moolah : BREAD
48. Ancient neighbor of Judah : MOAB
49. Bladder : SAC
50. Follower of "Help!" : RUBBERSOUL
53. Feature of some lenses : TINT
54. ___ Line (international boundary) : ODERNEISSE
55. Alfredo sauce brand : RAGU
56. One concerned with bouquets : WINETASTER
57. Buzz producers : ALES
1. Wells Fargo Center event, informally : SIXERSGAME
2. 38-Down's second chance : MAKEUPEXAM
3. They never end : ETERNITIES
4. Jazzman Montgomery : WES
5. The Pink Panther and others : JEWELS
6. Showed delight, in a way : AAHED
7. Certiorari, e.g. : WRIT
8. Olympus OM-1, e.g. : SLR
9. Olive ___ : OYL
10. Browning equipment : FRYPANS
11. Smearing in ink? : LIBEL
12. "The fix ___" : ISIN
13. Shedder of spores : FERN
14. Mother of the Valkyries : ERDA
20. Three-time All-Star pitcher Pappas : MILT
23. "Mack the Knife" composer : WEILL
24. Annual "Hot 100" publisher : MAXIM
25. They're historically significant : ERAS
27. Generated : BEGOT
28. Cardinal for 22 years : STANMUSIAL
29. Newark suburb : EASTORANGE
30. Security account? : PROSPECTUS
32. Robe material : TERRY
33. Fixes at an animal hospital : SPAYS
35. Complete : ATOZ
38. Person making a mark : STUDENT
39. Grouch : CRAB
42. Crack investigator's target? : DEALER
43. Buffalo pro : SABRE
44. Quiet type : MOUSE
45. It's often knitted : BROW
46. Designer Gernreich : RUDI
47. "___ Holden" (Irving Bacheller novel) : EBEN
48. Very : MOST
51. "Still Crazy" star, 1998 : REA
52. Family nickname : SIS
53. Singsong syllable : TRA

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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