New York Times, Monday, July 7, 2008

Author: Bob Klahn
Editor: Will Shortz
Bob Klahn
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJKWZ} This is puzzle # 56 for Mr. Klahn. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Mount ___, Ten Commandments locale : SINAI
6. Normandy invasion town : STLO
10. Sweat opening : PORE
14. Writer Nin : ANAIS
15. Cupid : EROS
16. Genesis son : ENOS
17. Antiterrorism legislation of 2001 : PATRIOTACT
19. Gun blast : SHOT
20. Proverbial saver of nine, with "a" : STITCHINTIME
22. Snake or alligator : REPTILE
25. Playful knuckle-rub : NOOGIE
26. Eggs ___ easy : OVER
27. Suck-up : YESMAN
30. Pants part : HEM
31. Kentucky's ___ College : BEREA
33. Try to strike : HITAT
35. "My Cousin Vinny" Oscar winner : MARISATOMEI
39. Word with Asia or Ursa : MINOR
40. Ultimately become : ENDUP
43. Necessity: Abbr. : REQ
46. "Keep it simple, ___" : STUPID
49. Earthen pot : OLLA
50. Bet on a one-two finish : EXACTA
52. Dreamlike : SURREAL
54. Classic battles between the Giants and Dodgers, e.g. : PENNANTRACES
57. "Beetle Bailey" bulldog : OTTO
58. 1986 world champion American figure skater : DEBITHOMAS
62. Pants part : SEAT
63. "The Last Tycoon" director Kazan : ELIA
64. "I was at a movie theater when it happened," e.g. : ALIBI
65. Highlands Gaelic : ERSE
66. What gears do : MESH
67. Tyson or Holyfield : BOXER
1. Maple syrup source : SAP
2. Bull ___ china shop : INA
3. Turner who led a revolt : NAT
4. Wind tunnel wind : AIRSTREAM
5. "Lord, ___?" (Last Supper query) : ISITI
6. Certain sofa : SETTEE
7. ___ II razor : TRAC
8. ___ Ness monster : LOCH
9. Recurring melodic phrase : OSTINATO
10. Green Italian sauce : PESTO
11. Like angels we have heard? : ONHIGH
12. Dormmate : ROOMIE
13. Think the world of : ESTEEM
18. Greasy : OILY
21. Unbranded : NONAME
22. Steal from : ROB
23. December 24, e.g. : EVE
24. Salon job : PERM
28. On the ball or on the dot : SHARP
29. Sch. in Cambridge, Mass. : MIT
32. Record label for the Kinks and the Grateful Dead : ARISTA
34. Pavarotti performance : TENORSOLO
36. Working together : INTANDEM
37. Trivial amount : SOU
38. Not doing anything : IDLE
41. Diminutive suffix : ULA
42. Buddy : PAL
43. Tranquillity : REPOSE
44. New Hampshire prep school : EXETER
45. Airline with a kangaroo logo : QANTAS
47. Book after Song of Solomon : ISAIAH
48. It'll bring a tear to your eye : DUCT
51. Equivalent of 10 sawbucks : CNOTE
53. Place to "dry out" : REHAB
55. The "T" of TV : TELE
56. Diamond stats : RBIS
59. Blend : MIX
60. President Lincoln : ABE
61. Madam's partner : SIR

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