New York Times, Thursday, July 28, 2011

Author: Alan Arbesfeld
Editor: Will Shortz
Alan Arbesfeld
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 94 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

JimH notes: In this UP rebus with a twist, Down answers that include UP must be read upwards. For example, 3 Down, "Prince's partner," is PAUPER.
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© 2011, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dig : BARB
5. Ten Commandments verb : SHALT
10. "___ Lake" : SWAN
14. Baltic Sea feeder : ODER
15. Villainous monk in "The Da Vinci Code" : SILAS
16. "Now I get it," facetiously : AHSO
17. Fizzle : GOUPINSMOKE
19. Refill when you don't really need to : TOPUP
20. Irks : GRATESON
21. Hoe and weed, e.g. : TOIL
23. Anatomical dividers : SEPTA
24. Met the qualifications : MEASUREDUP
28. Env. enclosure : LTR
30. Shared with, as a secret : LETINON
31. Scottish hillside : BRAE
34. Regarding : ASTO
37. ___ élémentaire : ECOLE
38. Director Jacquet of "March of the Penguins" : LUC
39. Pay sudden attention to : SITUPFOR
41. Actor Johnson of "Plan 9 From Outer Space" : TOR
42. Taken : INUSE
44. This, in Toledo : ESTO
45. A.C.C. athlete : TERP
46. Films, of a sort : PATINAS
48. "Curb Your Enthusiasm" shower : HBO
50. Confronts : STANDSUPTO
53. Record store section : OPERA
57. Amateurish : BUSH
58. Warning often shouted too late : ITSATRAP
60. Some hairstyles : UPDOS
62. Prove lacking : COMEUPSHORT
64. Suffer from : HAVE
65. Old Olds : ALERO
66. Starting point for un inventeur : IDEE
67. Pygmy couple? : WYES
68. Greek island where Zeus was said to be raised : NAXOS
69. Starting point : SEED
1. Five-time A.L. batting champ : BOGGS
2. Like a great deal : ADORE
3. Prince's partner : PAUPER
4. Peanutty candy : BRITTLE
5. Indication of deflation : SSSS
6. Message on many a stadium sign : HIMOM
7. How Rubik's Cube is best solved : ALONE
8. "Mighty ___ a Rose" : LAK
9. Airborne African menace : TSETSE
10. Like the Harvard Lampoon : SATIRIC
11. It may be the only thing in a bar : WHOLENOTE
12. Crawling African menace : ASP
13. Over : UPON
18. Peachy : NEAT
22. Peripheral : OUTER
25. Flying : ALOFT
26. Sadness : DOLOR
27. Union requirement, maybe? : PRENUP
29. Thor Heyerdahl craft : RAI
31. Little things on screens : BLIPS
32. Quickly approach : RUNAT
33. Slightly better than : ACUTABOVE
35. Bothers : UPSETS
36. Overseer of schools: Abbr. : SUPT
39. Ships : SENDS
40. "Good one!" : OOH
43. They may be cleared with a spray : SINUSES
45. Daredevil's challenge : TOPTHIS
47. Trash receptacle : ASHCAN
49. Fancy wraps : BOAS
51. Citizen rival : TIMEX
52. New Mexico county : OTERO
54. Wear down : ERODE
55. ___ show : RAREE
56. Michael who directed the Bond film "The World Is Not Enough" : APTED
59. Tomato and vegetable : SOUPS
60. Beat and how! : WHUP
61. Time piece? : DAY
63. Pay back? : OLA

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