New York Times, Friday, July 25, 2014

Author: Peter A. Collins
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter A. Collins
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 82 for Mr. Collins. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

Peter A. Collins notes: My biggest concern with this one was the seed entry — DOWN GOES FRAZIER. While it certainly has resonance with me, it ... more
Jeff Chen notes: I laughed at Pete's comment about not knowing Howard Cosell. How could anyone not know Cosell, perhaps the most iconic sportscaster ... more
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Across Down
1. It's part of a club : MAYO
5. Place for vino : ASTI
9. Like some floors and series : SWEPT
14. Ancient land east of the Tigris : ELAM
15. Fur source : CHINCHILLA
17. Repeated cry in a 1973 fight : DOWNGOESFRAZIER
19. High class : SENIORS
20. Mo. of Indian Independence Day : AUG
21. Annihilate, arcade-style : ZAP
22. Many a New York Post headline : PUN
23. Geezers : OLDGOATS
25. Aptly named N.F.L. M.V.P. of the 1960s : STARR
28. Tudor who lost her head : BOLEYN
29. The Glass Capital of the World : TOLEDOOHIO
31. Thing, in Spain or Italy : COSA
35. Minority report? : DISSENT
36. Polish rolls : BIALIES
38. ___-eyed : SLOE
39. Regardless of the repercussions : ATALLCOSTS
41. Fox in the Baseball Hall of Fame : NELLIE
43. Bring up to speed : CUEIN
44. They might become bats : ASHTREES
47. Death, to Mozart : TOD
48. People often strain to make it : TEA
49. D.C.-based intercontinental grp. : OAS
50. Calls upon : TURNSTO
54. Many Victoria Cross recipients : BRITISHSOLDIERS
57. Heads with hearts : ARTICHOKES
58. One hit on the head : NAIL
59. Indian yogurt dish : RAITA
60. "No ___ nada" ("It's all good": Sp.) : PASA
61. Journeyer through Grouchland, in a 1999 film : ELMO
1. Doc's orders : MEDS
2. Palliation application : ALOE
3. Demonstration of disinterest : YAWN
4. Like God : OMNIPRESENT
5. Fall faller : ACORN
6. Hens and heifers : SHES
7. "___ true" : TIS
8. Like God : INFALLIBLE
9. Like yaks : SHAGGY
10. Richard Pryor title role, with "the" : WIZ
11. The "you" in "On the Street Where You Live" : ELIZA
12. Fold : PLEAT
13. Some cover-ups : TARPS
16. Tanker's tankful : CRUDEOIL
18. Currency of 46-Down : GOURDE
23. "Impressive!" : OOH
24. Elated : ONCLOUDNINE
25. Touchstones: Abbr. : STDS
26. Bust a hump : TOIL
27. Further : ALSO
28. Liquor store, Down Under : BOTTLESHOP
30. Restrained : ONALEASH
32. Beauvais's department : OISE
33. Institute in the 1997 sci-fi film "Contact" : SETI
34. N.R.A. member?: Abbr. : ASSN
37. Agreement : ACCORD
40. Start of an alphabet book : AIS
42. Work first publicly performed at the Theater an der Wien in 1805 : EROICA
44. In open court : ATBAR
45. Junípero ___, founder of San Francisco : SERRA
46. Where 18-Downs are currency : HAITI
47. Home of minor-league baseball's Drillers : TULSA
50. Ducky web sites? : TOES
51. Dollar bill feature : SEAL
52. Quick cut : TRIM
53. Europe's Tiger City : OSLO
55. Cousin of a chickadee : TIT
56. The English Beat's genre : SKA

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