New York Times, Thursday, June 23, 2011

Author: Ian Livengood
Editor: Will Shortz
Ian Livengood
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQWXZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Livengood. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2011, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Persian Gulf sight : OILTANKER
8. Getty, e.g. : OILTYCOON
15. Rear end : CABOOSE
16. Trap : PIEHOLE
17. Early French settler in North America : ACADIAN
18. Plants native to mountain summits : ALPINES
19. Off : NOTON
20. City that's home to the U.S. Brig Niagara : ERIE
22. Flag support : MAST
23. [I'm not happy about doing this] : UGH
25. Result : ENSUE
27. Day spa offering : OILRUB
30. Ministre d'___ : ETAT
32. Fatty acid source : FISHOIL
36. Locked (up) : PENT
37. Pine-___ : SOL
38. Some bettors bet on them : PONIES
39. Do some theater work, informally : USH
40. Environmental woes : OILSPILLS
42. Albanian money : LEK
43. Scanty, in Salisbury : MEAGRE
45. Mai ___ : TAI
46. Country where Bambara is the main spoken language : MALI
47. Kind of dish : PETRI
48. Seine feeder : OISE
49. Part of N.C.A.A.: Abbr. : ASSN
50. Like a ballerina : AGILE
52. "Spring forward" hrs. : DST
54. ___ Bator : ULAN
57. "You bet!," south of the border : SISI
59. Dagger parts : HILTS
63. Eponymous associate of Stalin : MOLOTOV
65. Send : MAILOUT
67. Nutty confection : PRALINE
68. Time for a show : AIRDATE
69. Asian cooking staple : SESAMEOIL
70. Response to 40-Across ... or what can be done to 12 answers in this puzzle without affecting their clues? : CLEANUP
1. Garage container : OILCAN
2. Kind of shell : TACO
3. Like ___ out of hell : ABAT
4. "Definitely" : NODOUBT
5. Leveling in a ring : KOING
6. Spanish "that" : ESA
7. ___ Furterer, line of French hair products : RENE
8. Canvas coat : OILPAINT
9. Hearth decorations : TILES
10. "I reckon" : YEP
11. Add a bit of support during a conversation : CHIMEIN
12. Wife of Charlie Chaplin : OONA
13. World Cup sounds : OLES
14. Fit (inside) : NEST
21. Stone-cold truths : REALITIES
24. "Steppenwolf" novelist : HESSE
26. Astounding Stories subjects : UFOS
27. Crankcase part : OILPUMP
28. Take in again : RESEE
29. Take a 31-Down off, in a way : UNHAT
31. See 29-Down : TOP
33. Albino in "The Da Vinci Code" : SILAS
34. They may give you a lift : HEELS
35. Outer-layer protection : OILSKIN
38. Worked steadily at : PLIED
40. Gulf of Mexico sight : OILRIG
41. ___ Piedras, P.R. : LAS
44. It's often found in bars : GRANOLA
46. Young Roald Dahl title character : MATILDA
48. Greek salad ingredient : OLIVEOIL
51. "That ___ for the record books" : ISONE
53. County abroad : SHIRE
54. Calls a game : UMPS
55. Handed-down wisdom : LORE
56. "Ah, well ..." : ALAS
58. Apple product : IMAC
60. There may be great interest in this : LOAN
61. Article to take a spin in? : TUTU
62. Part of a flight : STEP
64. Tebow who won the 2007 Heisman Trophy : TIM
66. Not do well? : AIL

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