New York Times, Tuesday, June 19, 2007

Author: John Underwood
Editor: Will Shortz
John Underwood
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Underwood. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. The gamut : ATOZ
5. Places to kick habits : REHABS
11. Merino mother : EWE
14. Comic Chappelle : DAVE
15. Like a paradise : EDENIC
16. Gen ___ : XER
17. Cool treats : ICES
18. Wildlife manager : GAMEKEEPER
20. Home of Smith College : NORTHAMPTONMA
22. Like some heirs : SOLE
23. Flop or lop follower : EARED
26. 100 square meters : ARE
29. Home of the U.S. Military Academy : WESTPOINTNY
33. Run out : LAPSE
35. Like a greenhorn : RAW
36. Start the kitty : ANTE
37. Suffix with psych- : OTIC
38. Leopold Bloom's creator : JOYCE
40. Maryland collegian : TERP
41. Unicorn in a 1998 movie : NICO
42. Words of commitment : IDO
43. Correo ___ (words on an envelope) : AEREO
44. Home of Notre Dame : SOUTHBENDIN
48. In position : SET
49. "Blame It ___" (Michael Caine film) : ONRIO
50. Most-cooked parts of roasts : ENDS
52. Home of Michigan State : EASTLANSINGMI
59. Sites for stargazers : PLANETARIA
61. With 64-Across, 2005 Charlize Theron title role : AEON
62. Author Rand : AYN
63. Way past ripe : ROTTEN
64. See 61-Across : FLUX
65. "Absolutely!" : YES
66. Ball : SPHERE
67. Puts into play : USES
1. Score after deuce : ADIN
2. Food in a shell : TACO
3. [see other side] : OVER
4. Citrus peels : ZESTS
5. Wine and dine : REGALE
6. Mingo player on "Daniel Boone" : EDAMES
7. Source of hashish : HEMP
8. Work without ___ : ANET
9. Steven ___, real-life subject of the 1987 film "Cry Freedom" : BIKO
10. Act starter : SCENEI
11. Former lovers, e.g. : EXPARTNERS
12. Minuscule : WEE
13. Mess up : ERR
19. Flow out : EMANATE
21. "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" writer : HOWE
24. It may come with more than one side : ENTREE
25. Colorist's vessel : DYEPOT
26. "The Tempest" king : ALONSO
27. Mete out : RATION
28. Devotees of fine dining : EPICUREANS
30. Test for fit : TRYON
31. ___-Man : PAC
32. Have a tab : OWE
34. Nova ___ : SCOTIAN
38. Triangular sail : JIB
39. Lyric poem : ODE
43. "The King ___" : ANDI
45. Boorish sorts, in Canada : HOSERS
46. Naysayer : DENIER
47. Ready for the rubber room : INSANE
51. Major mess : SNAFU
53. Sporty auto roof : TTOP
54. Plasterer's strip : LATH
55. Johnson of "Laugh-In" : ARTE
56. Salon goos : GELS
57. Pouting look : MOUE
58. "Need You Tonight" band : INXS
59. Compensation : PAY
60. Caustic alkali : LYE

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