New York Times, Monday, July 22, 2013

Author: Ian Livengood
Editor: Will Shortz
Ian Livengood
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Livengood. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 23,267
Across Down
1. Green gem used in Chinese carvings : JADE
5. Noisy bird : MACAW
10. Mimicked : APED
14. Mountain goat : IBEX
15. Actor Davis of "Grumpy Old Men" : OSSIE
16. Enclosure for a pet bird : CAGE
17. Expensive neighborhood in 43-Across : BEACONHILL
19. Istanbul resident : TURK
20. Acts of the Apostles writer : STLUKE
21. Co-creator of Spider-Man : STANLEE
23. Doctor's request before a throat examination : SAYAH
26. Some gym wear : SHORTS
27. The Beatles' "___ Road" : ABBEY
30. Understand : GET
32. Impress and then some : AWE
33. "Just the facts, ___" : MAAM
34. Nickname for 43-Across : THEHUB
36. Chill out : VEG
39. Boxer Tyson : MIKE
40. More robust : HALER
41. Self-referential, in modern lingo : META
42. Cheer at a bullfight : OLE
43. Theme of this puzzle : BOSTON
44. ___ hygiene : ORAL
45. Joe Biden's state: Abbr. : DEL
47. Oozy road material : TAR
48. Gas and coal : FUELS
49. Rub elbows (with) : HOBNOB
52. Firebugs : PYROS
54. Boxing combos : ONETWOS
56. Applies, as influence : EXERTS
60. Backside : REAR
61. 43-Across stadium : FENWAYPARK
64. Not wacko : SANE
65. Emancipated : FREED
66. Song for a diva : ARIA
67. "So what ___ is new?" : ELSE
68. Orchestra woodwinds : OBOES
69. Amount owed : DEBT
1. Triangular sails : JIBS
2. Drive the getaway car for, say : ABET
3. Hand out cards : DEAL
4. "I beg your pardon" : EXCUSEME
5. $$$ : MONEY
6. Cigar remnant : ASH
7. "___: NY" (cop show spinoff) : CSI
8. Is sick : AILS
9. Whip marks : WELTS
10. "Hurry or you'll miss out!" : ACTNOW
11. 43-Across patriot who went on a "midnight ride" : PAULREVERE
12. Snowy ___ (marsh bird) : EGRET
13. Hockey feints : DEKES
18. "Fine by me" : OKAY
22. Fictional captain who said "Thou damned whale!" : AHAB
24. Horrified : AGHAST
25. Shoe lift : HEELTAP
27. Bullets and such : AMMO
28. What some bondsmen offer : BAIL
29. Popular food in 43-Across : BAKEDBEANS
31. Big Bang ___ : THEORY
34. Nonetheless, briefly : THO
35. Vase : URN
37. And others: Abbr. : ETAL
38. Dames : GALS
41. Rubber item next to a computer : MOUSEPAD
43. Squander : BLOW
46. Course between appetizer and dessert : ENTREE
48. Devious : FOXY
49. Basketball game that involves spelling : HORSE
50. Shaquille of the N.B.A. : ONEAL
51. Highly successful, in Varietyese : BOFFO
53. Peruses : READS
55. Belgrade native : SERB
57. Opposite of well done : RARE
58. Windy City daily, with "the" : TRIB
59. Trick-taking game played with 32 cards : SKAT
62. Prefix with natal : NEO
63. Tiny : WEE

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