New York Times, Thursday, July 31, 2008

Author: Allan E. Parrish
Editor: Will Shortz
Allan E. Parrish
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 20 for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Temple activity : WORSHIP
8. Tex-Mex treats : TAMALES
15. Wedding gown material : BROCADE
16. Distinguished : EMINENT
17. Dean Martin, for one : CROONER
18. Bach work : CANTATA
19. 1979 Bee Gees chart-topper : TOOMUCHHEAVEN
21. Civvies : MUFTI
23. ___ change : OIL
24. QB's stat. : INT
25. Great Plains tribe : OTO
26. County of St. Andrews, Scotland : FIFE
28. Part of a seal : MOTTO
30. Professor Lupin in Harry Potter books, e.g. : WEREWOLF
33. Creator of the Bennet family : AUSTEN
34. Band with the 1970 hit "Get Ready" : RAREEARTH
36. One of the four evangelists, briefly : STMARK
39. Many Latin compositions : EPITAPHS
43. Come up : ARISE
44. Shot (off) : SPED
45. Yes, in Yokohama : HAI
46. Let go : CAN
47. Author of a once-popular book of quotations : MAO
48. Devil : SCAMP
50. 1979 AC/DC seven-time platinum album : HIGHWAYTOHELL
55. Blow up : ENLARGE
56. Emit : RADIATE
59. Smaller than small : TEENIER
60. Where the buoys are? : CHANNEL
61. Puts under : SEDATES
62. Takes over : ANNEXES
1. Fighters' org. : WBC
2. 1967 N.H.L. rookie of the year : ORR
3. Support, at a game : ROOTFOR
4. Tear out : SCOOT
5. Radio ___ (onetime propaganda source) : HANOI
6. Footnote word : IDEM
7. Locale for Che Guevara in "The Motorcycle Diaries" : PERU
8. Computer whiz : TECHIE
9. Menotti title character : AMAHL
10. Harbor danger : MINE
11. Architectural pier : ANTA
12. Michael ___, Bush secretary of health and human services : LEAVITT
13. Accord : ENTENTE
14. Suffragist Elizabeth Cady ___ : STANTON
20. One that's "perky" in the morning : COFFEEPOT
21. Shorten, in a way : MOW
22. Multipurpose truck : UTE
26. Chess tactic that involves attacking two pieces at once : FORK
27. Spot in la mer : ILE
28. Half-and-half, maybe : MUTT
29. Department of Labor agcy. : OSHA
31. Post-Civil War Reconstruction and others : ERAS
32. Pottery : WARE
33. Unimaginative : ARID
35. Koko who communicates through American Sign Language, e.g. : APE
36. Lingerie drawer items : SACHETS
37. Drill instructor's charge : TRAINEE
38. Got around at a get-together : MINGLED
40. Military wing : PHALANX
41. Eggs Benedict ingredient : HAM
42. Hardly a chug : SIP
44. Football Hall-of-Famer Gale : SAYERS
47. Patrick ___, 1996 Tony recipient for "Marat/Sade" : MAGEE
48. Q45 or Grand Marquis : SEDAN
49. "Walkin' After Midnight" hitmaker, 1957 : CLINE
51. Mandlikova of tennis fame : HANA
52. Judicial directive : WRIT
53. Killer whale : ORCA
54. Violin virtuoso Hilary : HAHN
57. Gadget for 58-Down : TEE
58. Golfer dubbed "the Big Easy" : ELS

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