New York Times, Monday, July 27, 2009

Author: Allan E. Parrish
Editor: Will Shortz
Allan E. Parrish
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JVY} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Bogged down : MIRED
6. Sword handles : HAFTS
11. ___-Magnon man : CRO
14. High-speed train from Boston to Washington : ACELA
15. Stand in a queue for, say : AWAIT
16. Drink with Grabbin' Grape and Smashin' Wild Berry flavors : HIC
17. College professor's mantra : PUBLISHORPERISH
20. Splenda rival : EQUAL
21. Short-sheeting a bed, TP'ing a house, etc. : PRANKS
22. 2K race, e.g. : FUNRUN
25. Bloodhound's trail : SCENT
27. Yoko of "Double Fantasy" : ONO
28. Uganda's ___ Amin : IDI
30. As, chemically : ARSENIC
34. G.P.S. offering: Abbr. : RTE
35. Highway entrances and exits, typically : RAMPS
37. "First, ___ harm" (medical axiom) : DONO
38. Highly collectible illustrator : MAXFIELDPARRISH
42. Kuwaiti chief : EMIR
43. ___ orange : OSAGE
44. The upper Midwest's ___ Canals : SOO
45. Hits the hay : RETIRES
48. Stimpy's cartoon pal : REN
49. Ernie of golf fame : ELS
50. Penny vis-à-vis a dime : TENTH
52. Gird oneself : GETSET
54. Finisher of pottery or cakes : GLAZER
57. ___ note (dictionary bit) : USAGE
59. Lafayette or Orleans : LOUISIANAPARISH
64. Bed-and-breakfast : INN
65. Dazzling effect : ECLAT
66. Dull, in poetry : DREAR
67. "Wanna ___?" : BET
68. What light bulbs and bootblacks do : SHINE
69. English nobles : EARLS
1. Atlas page : MAP
2. Critical hosp. area : ICU
3. Yank's foe in the Civil War : REB
4. Aunt from "Oklahoma!" : ELLER
5. Rum and lime juice drink : DAIQUIRI
6. LOL, out loud : HAHA
7. Mil. truants : AWOLS
8. Distant : FAR
9. One leaving cash on the table? : TIPPER
10. Backs of boats : STERNS
11. It might be cut by an uppercut : CHIN
12. Jeopardy : RISK
13. Adolph who was chief of The New York Times from 1896 to 1935 : OCHS
18. Dairy Queen order : SUNDAE
19. Deemed not suitable for kids : RATEDR
22. Previous : FORMER
23. Wild : UNTAME
24. 1944 Jean-Paul Sartre play : NOEXIT
26. One of the Wise Men : CASPAR
29. "Please help me with directions" : IMLOST
31. Boom, zoom and vroom : NOISES
32. Cushiony part of a shoe : INSOLE
33. Matt Lauer or Meredith Vieira for "Today" : COHOST
36. They have precincts: Abbr. : PDS
39. Nancy's 56-Down in the comics : FRITZI
40. Feature of a May-December romance : AGEGAP
41. Deserter : RENEGADE
46. ___ Peanut Butter Cups : REESES
47. Fortify with vitamins, e.g. : ENRICH
51. Style of Chinese cuisine : HUNAN
53. ___ incognita : TERRA
54. Fast-talking : GLIB
55. Unaccompanied : LONE
56. See 39-Down : AUNT
58. Completely fill : SATE
60. Rope-a-dope boxer : ALI
61. Suffix with cash : IER
62. "My gal" of song : SAL
63. 60-min. periods : HRS

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