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New York Times, Sunday, July 5, 2009

Author: Tony Orbach and Amy Reynaldo
Editor: Will Shortz
Tony Orbach
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Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 140, Blocks: 72 Missing: {X} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Orbach. This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Reynaldo. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Wind source : GASBAG
7. Escalates : AMPSUP
13. Watercolor technique : GOUACHE
20. Annual event held at the Kodak Theater, with "the" : OSCARS
21. Hero known for his nose : CYRANO
22. Intertwined : ENLACED
23. Give Axl and Pete a break? : SPELLTHEROSES
25. Like the Twenties : ROARING
26. Language that gave us "pajamas" : HINDI
27. Saroyan's "My Name Is ___" : ARAM
28. Elton John/Tim Rice musical : AIDA
30. A bit more than never : ONCE
31. ___ Palace : CAESARS
33. Tripping over a threshold, perhaps? : PORTALDANGER
37. Bubbly place? : ASTI
38. Carries, e.g. : STAT
39. BlackBerry and others, for short : PDAS
40. Footwear that's hard to run in : CLOG
43. Art school subj. : ANAT
45. Pea farmers? : THEPODSQUAD
51. Summer apartment with no air-conditioning? : BOILINGPAD
54. Home of the Blues: Abbr. : STL
55. Powerful engine : TURBO
56. Barkin of "Sea of Love" : ELLEN
57. English author Blyton : ENID
59. Co. bigwigs : CEOS
62. "___ true?" : ISIT
63. Solar ___ : RAY
64. Swindler : FLEECER
67. Went long : RANLATE
69. Floral Technicolor dreamcoat? : FULLPETALJACKET
73. Madrid newspaper : ELMUNDO
76. This-and-that preparation : GOULASH
77. Island near Naxos : IOS
80. Certain grains : RYES
81. Sets (on) : SICS
84. Fourier series function : SINE
85. Lively sonata movement : RONDO
87. Pauline Kael's "___ It at the Movies" : ILOST
89. Blow away : AWE
91. Strutting bird on an ice floe? : STUDPUFFIN
94. Residents at a Manhattan A.S.P.C.A.? : NEWYORKPETS
98. Yours, in Giverny : ATOI
99. Nemeses : FOES
100. Actor Ventimiglia of "Heroes" : MILO
101. DC Comics superheroine : ISIS
103. Genetic molecules : RNAS
105. Move a movie camera around a community? : PANABOUTTOWN
110. Some casino staff : DEALERS
113. Little or Short : APER
114. Greenish-blue : TEAL
115. Interlaken's river : AARE
117. Emmy-winning co-star of "Chicago Hope" : LAHTI
119. "Symphonie Fantastique" composer : BERLIOZ
122. Explanation for an interception? : PASSCONFUSION
125. One of the Andrews Sisters : LAVERNE
126. Early anesthetics : ETHERS
127. Like some Swift writing : IRONIC
128. Electra's brother : ORESTES
129. Twos : DEUCES
130. ___ Falls, N.Y. : SENECA
1. "Yipe!" : GOSH
2. Jellied dish : ASPIC
3. Extended operatic solo : SCENA
4. Quarter back : BALDEAGLE
5. Onetime HBO sitcom : ARLISS
6. Prime meridian std. : GST
7. Deliverers of the unreturnable : ACERS
8. Hess who was a dame : MYRA
9. Cue : PROMPT
10. Airline to Stockholm : SAS
11. Digs up : UNEARTHS
12. Propose : POSIT
13. Mustachioed TV muckraker : GERALDO
14. Plastic ___ Band : ONO
15. Suffix with form : ULA
16. Perennial N.L. leader of old : AARON
17. Sharing a memo with : CCING
18. For this reason : HENCE
19. Lawn gadget : EDGER
24. 1980s street artist Keith : HARING
29. Spot : DAPPLE
32. ___ impasse : ATAN
34. Dobbin's nibble : OAT
35. "Dear old" guy : DAD
36. ___ mgr. : ASST
38. Batting coach's concern : STANCE
40. One with a handle : CBER
41. "Damn Yankees" vamp : LOLA
42. Too suave : OILY
44. Without ___ (quietly) : APEEP
46. Series finale? : ETC
47. What a bee produces : QUILT
48. "Superman II" villainess : URSA
49. Some : ABIT
50. Favor cloyingly, with "on" : DOTE
52. Just for laughs : INFUN
53. Many a New Year's resolution : DIET
58. Pulls : DRAGS
60. 1977 thriller co-starring Bo Derek : ORCA
61. "The Odd Couple" director : SAKS
65. Some legal scholars, for short : LLDS
66. "The Time Machine'" race : ELOI
68. Co-founder of the Nonaligned Movement : NEHRU
69. Fastidious : FUSSY
70. Lane in Metropolis : LOIS
71. Postrevolutionary councils : JUNTAS
72. Language akin to Yupik : ALEUT
73. A Walton : ERIN
74. Singer Lovett : LYLE
75. "What's New Pussycat?" response? : MEOW
77. Poop : INFO
78. Comics canine : ODIE
79. End of some firm names : SONS
82. 2005 Hoffman title role : CAPOTE
83. Winter Olympics powerhouse: Abbr. : SWE
86. Summer at a ski resort, e.g. : OFFSEASON
88. Taj Mahal, e.g. : TOMB
90. Bleach : ETIOLATE
92. One of the original Mouseketeers : DOREEN
93. ___ cloth (lingerie fabric) : PINA
95. 1983 Duran Duran hit : RIO
96. China shop personae non gratae : KLUTZES
97. Orlando-to-Ft. Myers dir. : SSW
102. Shortly : INASEC
104. Attraction : ALLURE
105. Literature Nobelist Neruda : PABLO
106. "... in ___ tree" : APEAR
107. Audacity : NERVE
108. Bizet suite "The Girl From ___" : ARLES
109. Attached, in a way : TAPED
110. Chaff : DROSS
111. River straddled by Basel, Switzerland : RHINE
112. Impassive : STOIC
116. Homeland plot? : ACRE
118. Cuzco inhabitant : INCA
120. N.Y.C. subway line : IRT
121. A wee hour : ONE
123. Moo ___ pork : SHU
124. Hi-___ : FIS

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