New York Times, Saturday, July 21, 2007

Author: Raymond C. Young
Editor: Will Shortz
Raymond C. Young
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JKQZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Young. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Faux pa? : STEPFATHER
11. Fortifies : MANS
15. Helpful figures? : NINEONEONE
16. Not yours, in Tours : AMOI
17. Retinue : ATTENDANTS
18. One given a staff position? : NOTE
19. Enough for everyone to have seconds : PLENTYMORE
20. Options for salting away, briefly : IRAS
21. They're taken out in an alley : PINS
22. Purveyor of hot stuff : EROTICIST
24. Med. specialty : ENT
25. Target of some antibiotics : STREP
27. 2002 French Open winner Albert : COSTA
28. Opposite of ephemeral : AGELESS
30. "Moesha" actress Wilson and others : YVETTES
32. Jump provider: Abbr. : AAA
33. G.P.S. fig. : LAT
34. 1920 Summer Olympics site : ANTWERP
38. Something often looked for on a rainy day : TAXICAB
42. ___-Meal (vacuum food storage system) : SEALA
43. ___ la Plata : RIODE
45. One photocopier tray: Abbr. : LTR
46. DC figure : SUPERHERO
48. De ___ (Dallas suburb) : SOTO
49. Reply to "That so?" : ITIS
50. Libretto accompaniment : OPERAMUSIC
53. French painter of Napoleonic scenes : GROS
54. Little shooter : HANDCAMERA
55. Shaker formula : NACL
56. Became adjusted : ORIENTATED
57. Whack : SLAY
58. Something to crack : SECRETCODE
1. Stir-fry vegetable : SNAPPEA
2. Calling : TITLING
3. Dove's desire : ENTENTE
4. Tool parts for bending and shaping : PEENS
5. Rite aid? : FONT
6. He's a doll : ANDY
7. Special-___ (football players used only in specific situations) : TEAMERS
8. French novelist d'Urfé : HONORE
9. Chaos : ENTROPY
10. Ready to be used again : RESET
11. Italian for "sleeves" : MANICOTTI
12. Love lover : AMORIST
13. Blandness : NOTASTE
14. Breaks in the heat? : SIESTAS
23. Scaling aid : ICEAXE
25. Abalone : SEAEAR
26. The first one ruled 1547-84 : TSAR
29. How a mob acts : LAWLESSLY
31. 15th-century prince of Wallachia : VLAD
34. Gives out : ASSIGNS
35. Uncommitted : NEUTRAL
36. Dessert Calvin doesn't like in "Calvin and Hobbes" : TAPIOCA
37. Train, say : PREPARE
38. Specially : TOORDER
39. Almost at : CLOSETO
40. Not au naturel : ATTIRED
41. Weave a raised design into : BROCADE
44. Peaceful : IRENIC
47. Snack cake brand since 1967 : HOHOS
48. Cashew family member : SUMAC
51. It can leave you red-faced : ACNE
52. "Futurama" creator Groening : MATT

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