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New York Times, Sunday, July 22, 2007

Author: David Levinson Wilk
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 84 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Wilk. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
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1. Ginger's friend on "Gilligan's Island" : MARYANN
8. Comic Kilborn and others : CRAIGS
14. Lie on the beach : ROAST
19. So-called "miracle plant" : ALOEVERA
21. Bag handler : REDCAP
22. Egyptian crosses : ANKHS
23. "Pardon me, are you from the Caribbean? Because ..." : JAMAICANMECRAZY
25. Catcher in the World Series' only perfect game : BERRA
26. Humorist George : ADE
27. Better : TOP
28. Compass dir. : ENE
29. Hemingway's "___ Time" : INOUR
30. "I know it's not my business, but if you were a laser ..." : YOUDBESETONSTUNNING
38. Coarse : SEAMY
39. Collins of '70s funk : BOOTSY
40. Look (around) : NOSE
42. First name in aviation : AMELIA
44. Middle mark : CEE
46. Letter-ending abbr. : ENC
47. Pres. Jefferson : THOS
48. "Say, is it hot in here ...?" : ORISITJUSTYOU
52. Key over Control : SHIFT
53. Free throw's path : ARC
54. Actor Cage, informally : NIC
55. Hip-shaking dance : CHACHA
59. ___ mind : OFA
60. N.B.A. coach George ___ : KARL
62. Loser to R.M.N. in '68 : HHH
64. Nobelist, e.g. : LAUREATE
66. "Sorry to bother you, but do you work for NASA? Because ..." : YOUREOUTOFTHISWORLD
72. Dinosaur National Monument site : COLORADO
73. Dummkopf : ASS
74. Scottish refusals : NAES
76. Well-put : APT
79. Rich with humor : LITTLE
80. Application datum: Abbr. : SSN
82. Suicide squeeze result, for short : RBI
83. Two-time losing Republican presidential candidate : DEWEY
85. "Excuse me, I seem to have lost my phone number — ...?" : CANIHAVEYOURS
91. Press : IRON
92. Orioles' org. : MLB
95. Chop : AXE
96. Lemonade + ___ = Arnold Palmer : ICETEA
97. Doggie sounds : ARFS
98. Title teen in a 1990s sitcom : MOESHA
101. NPR's ___ Simon : SCOTT
102. "I don't mean to pry, but are you from Nashville? Because ..." : YOURETHEONLYTENISEE
108. Conductor's aid : SCORE
109. When Can. has Thanksgiving : OCT
110. Évian, e.g. : EAU
111. Sgt. maj., e.g. : NCO
113. Instruction for casual dress : NOTIE
114. "Even though we've never met, I'm sure your last name is Campbell. That's because ..." : YOUREMMMMMMGOOD
120. Make better : AMEND
121. Den, often : TVROOM
122. It gets a licking : POPSICLE
123. Catfish Row resident : PORGY
124. Bridgewater of jazz : DEEDEE
125. Like talkers at a movie : SHUSHED
1. Goya subject : MAJA
2. Henry James's "The Portrait of ___" : ALADY
3. Amorist : ROMEO
4. One voting for : YEA
5. Bird: Prefix : AVI
6. IBM competitor : NEC
7. "Piece" org. : NRA
8. Inched : CREPT
9. ___ hall : REC
10. Glandular prefix : ADRENO
11. Daredevil's retort : ICANSO
12. Montreal daily : GAZETTE
13. Mole, e.g. : SPY
14. Peres's predecessor : RABIN
15. About 11% : ONENINTH
16. City that won the first N.F.L. championship, 1920 : AKRONOHIO
17. Doesn't get bothered by : SHRUGSOFF
18. Dweller in the Peterhof : TSAR
20. Eager : ANTSY
24. Victim of Bart Simpson's prank calls : MOE
31. Doesn't let go to waste : USES
32. Hero's place : DELI
33. Lure : BAIT
34. Key of Bruckner's Symphony No. 7: Abbr. : EMAJ
35. "You must ___" : OBEY
36. Publisher of All Hands magazine: Abbr. : USN
37. Home of Roosevelt I. : NYC
41. Spanish pronoun : ESTA
42. Host : ARRAY
43. Prefix with dot : MICRO
44. CBS debut of 10/6/2000 : CSI
45. Plus more: Abbr. : ETC
48. The A's, on scoreboards : OAK
49. O.K. : UNHURT
50. One ___ (kids' game) : OCAT
51. "Never gonna happen" : UHUH
52. Japanese who won the 1974 Nobel Peace Prize : SATO
56. Afghan airline : ARIANA
57. British tax : CESS
58. Orders to plow horses : HAWS
61. Filmdom's Jean-___ Godard : LUC
62. Prefix with pad : HELI
63. Knee-slapper : HOOT
64. Band with the 1999 hit "Summer Girls" : LFO
65. Coastal bird : ERN
67. ___-poly : ROLY
68. Bathroom powder : TALC
69. Concert halls : ODEA
70. Lash of westerns : LARUE
71. Raymond's wife on "Everybody Loves Raymond" : DEBRA
75. Yucatán yeses : SIS
76. 1998 Sarah McLachlan hit : ADIA
77. Recipient of the first gold single awarded by the R.I.A.A. : PERRYCOMO
78. Easy putt, say : TWOFOOTER
80. ___-string : SIX
81. Any ship : SHE
84. Guaranteeing : ENSURING
86. Indian bread : NAAN
87. #2, informally : VICE
88. H.S. course : ECON
89. Creature of legend : YETI
90. Slugger Mel et al. : OTTS
92. Woman of la maison: Abbr. : MME
93. Good deal : LOT
94. Serve well : BEHOOVE
99. Safe : SECURE
100. Dragster's ride : HOTROD
101. Baffle : STUMP
103. Like marshes : REEDY
104. "I wanna try!" : LEMME
105. Starchy food : YAM
106. Son of Cain : ENOCH
107. ___ des Beaux-Arts : ECOLE
108. Go postal : SNAP
112. Did too much, in a way : ODED
114. From Jan. 1 till now : YTD
115. Help wanted abbr. : EOE
116. Jan. and Feb. : MOS
117. Radar reading: Abbr. : MPH
118. Big Ten sch. : MSU
119. Ones "over there" : GIS

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