New York Times, Saturday, June 9, 2007

Author: Karen M. Tracey
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen M. Tracey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 25 Missing: {QY} This is puzzle # 12 for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Extracurricular activity traditionally for men : GLEECLUB
9. Measure of reflected light : ALBEDO
15. Digitalis source : FOXGLOVE
16. Manage adversity : BEARUP
17. Fresh : ORIGINAL
18. Kind of case : DATIVE
19. Fix at a farrier's : RESHOE
20. Confident affirmation : ISURECAN
22. "Princess Caraboo" star, 1994 : CATES
23. Set : JELL
24. Is peaked : AILS
25. Opera heroine with the aria "Einsam in trüben Tagen" : ELSA
26. Singer Stubbs of the Four Tops : LEVI
27. Murphy of "To Hell and Back" : AUDIE
28. Valium, generically : DIAZEPAM
31. Place for buttercups : LEA
32. Overdo it at the gym : GETSORE
35. Withstands : SUFFERS
37. Tognazzi of "La Cage aux Folles" : UGO
38. Opera that opens on Christmas Eve : LABOHEME
40. Best Actor nominee for "Affliction," 1998 : NOLTE
42. Life sci. : ECOL
43. Captain of Stubb and Flask : AHAB
47. Old World duck : SMEW
48. Split : FLED
49. Ready : PRIME
50. County holding part of Yosemite National Park : MARIPOSA
52. Old-fashioned letter opener: Abbr. : MESSRS
53. Less likely to fly? : INANER
54. Complex component : NEUROSIS
56. Having a hint : TINGED
57. Paramount : ULTIMATE
58. Bigots : HATERS
59. Not fleshed out : SKELETAL
1. Jet pilot's concern : GFORCE
2. Owner of Maybelline : LOREAL
3. Has substance : EXISTS
4. Einsteins : EGGHEADS
5. Awards for some campaigns : CLIOS
6. Set apart : LONE
7. A.C.C. member : UVA
8. Hold : BELIEVE
9. Arabic name that means "servant of God" : ABDUL
10. He wrote "There was an old man of Thermopylae / Who never did anything properly ..." : LEAR
11. River craft : BATEAU
12. Author of "The Greedy Bastard Diary: A Comic Tour of America" : ERICIDLE
13. President who claimed to be a voodoo priest : DUVALIER
14. Pirates' domain : OPENSEAS
21. Loose : SLIPSHOD
23. Shameless hussies : JEZEBELS
26. Newswoman Logan : LARA
27. Band switch : AMFM
29. Princess loved by Heracles : IOLE
30. "Earth's Children" series author Jean : AUEL
32. Colt handler : GUNSMITH
33. Extreme bovarism : EGOMANIA
34. Accepting : TOLERANT
36. Ogrelike : FEARSOME
39. Brother and husband of Tethys : OCEANUS
41. Qualm : TWINGE
44. Greet cattily : HISSAT
45. Hindu drink of immortality : AMRITA
46. German astronomer who was the first to measure the distance to a star : BESSEL
48. Wades through : FORDS
49. Precipice, say : PERIL
51. ___ review : PEER
52. Remote option : MUTE
55. Puma prey : ELK

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