New York Times, Friday, July 10, 2009

Author: Joe Krozel
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe Krozel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQXYZ} Spans: 3 Grid is asymmetric This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Krozel. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fiscal exec : CFO
4. Form check box option : MRS
7. With 9-Across, Missouri city whose name means "broken heart" : CREVE
9. See 7-Across : COEUR
11. Composition of some old crowns : LAURELS
13. 1941 #1 hit for Tommy Dorsey : DOLORES
15. They're irregular : ABERRATIONS
17. The Monkeemobile, e.g. : GTO
18. Former British mandate : PALESTINE
19. Greeting with a salute : HEIL
20. Puts (on) thickly : SLATHERS
21. Mainstay : STAPLE
23. W.W. II factory wear : SNOOD
24. Bring back on board : REHIRE
25. Bill word : DUE
26. Frequently exhibiting, by nature : PRONETO
28. Block : SHUT
30. Like some relations : PREMARITAL
33. It may not have been intended : PUN
34. Connect : RELATE
35. Chemical ending : ENE
36. Radio figure who co-wrote "Two Guys Four Corners" : IMUS
38. Like bellwethers : OVINE
39. Records : ACTA
40. Floria ___, Puccini title role : TOSCA
42. Intl. trade letters : EEC
43. Bar : ESTOP
44. Story-filled magazine since 1922 : TRUECONFESSIONS
47. Flowing forth : EMANANT
48. Argentine port on the Paran√° : ROSARIO
49. Strikes : DELETES
50. Housekeeper player on "Benson" : SWENSON
1. Torturous, perhaps : CRUELANDUNUSUAL
2. Dig up : FERRETOUT
3. Rubber : OVERSHOE
4. Compound fractions: Abbr. : MOLS
5. Old bus maker : REO
6. They may avert computer damage : SURGEPROTECTORS
7. Intriguing bands : CABALS
8. High : ELATED
9. Side opposite 30-Down : CON
10. Fix, as a shower stall : RETILE
11. Pool regimen : LAPS
12. Kindle : STIR
13. Fawning type : DOE
14. Print maker : SOLE
16. Connections : INS
19. It has departments named Nord, Sud and Ouest : HAITI
21. A house divided? : SENATE
22. "All done!" : THERE
24. Beaus : ROMANCERS
26. Checks : PREVENTS
27. What some maps show : RELIEF
28. Stuck at a roast : SPITTED
29. "C'mon, at least consider it!" : HUMORME
30. Side opposite 9-Down : PRO
31. The merchant of Venice : ANTONIO
32. Seizes, as an opportunity : LEAPSON
37. Happening spot : SCENE
39. ___ Games (quadrennial event) : ASIAN
41. See 45-Down : ACAT
43. Forum infinitive : ESSE
45. With 41-Down, quaint sandlot game : ONE
46. Broadcast : SOW

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