New York Times, Saturday, August 10, 2013

Author: Chris A. McGlothlin
Editor: Will Shortz
Chris A. McGlothlin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 8, (2 triple stacks) This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. McGlothlin. NYT links: Across Lite PDF

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Across Down
1. Title trio of a 1980 Pulitzer winner : GODELESCHERBACH
16. One-on-one with a big shot : PRIVATEAUDIENCE
17. Gist : SUMANDSUBSTANCE
18. French preposition : DES
19. "Just what I need" : GREAT
20. Stamp purchases : PANES
23. "Cool dad" on "Modern Family" : PHIL
24. Hill minority: Abbr. : INDS
28. Top honors for atletas olímpicos : OROS
29. They're often taken on horses : BETS
30. Happening : AFOOT
31. "... we'll ___ a cup o' kindness ...": Burns : TAK
32. First name in Harlem Renaissance literature : ZORA
33. Quail : CRINGE
34. Winged it : SPOKEOFFTHECUFF
37. Napkin material : DAMASK
38. Son of 30-Down : EROS
39. "___ wise guy, eh?" : SOA
40. Very little (of) : AHINT
41. A quarter of acht : ZWEI
42. Second-largest city in Nicaragua : LEON
43. Tree-hugger? : MOSS
44. Youthful and fresh : DEWY
45. Longtime late-night announcer : PARDO
46. Breakout company of 1976 : ATARI
48. Spearfishing need : AIM
49. Moment's notice? : ONESECONDPLEASE
56. Vetoes : PUTSTHEKIBOSHON
57. Some government checks : STATEASSISTANCE
1. It might tell you where to get off : GPS
2. Sch. founded by a Pentecostal preacher : ORU
3. Turn down : DIM
4. Dances around : EVADES
5. Dangerous things to weave on : LANES
6. Ballparks at J.F.K.? : ETDS
7. Her, to Henriette : SES
8. Grabbed some sack time : CAUGHTAFEWWINKS
9. Self-confidence to a fault : HUBRIS
10. Vehicular bomb? : EDSEL
11. Romance novelist's award : RITA
12. Looking ecstatic : BEATIFIC
13. One of the Romneys : ANN
14. New Deal inits. : CCC
15. Snicker bit : HEE
20. Home of Sanssouci Palace : POTSDAM
21. Wind River Reservation native : ARAPAHO
22. Hiawatha's grandmother in "The Song of Hiawatha" : NOKOMIS
23. Philatelist's concern, briefly : PERF
25. Clean type : NONUSER
26. Lab growth need : DOGFOOD
27. Designer Gabbana of Dolce & Gabbana : STEFANO
29. Stamp purchase : BOOK
30. Father of 38-Across : ARES
32. Limoncello ingredient : ZEST
33. K. J. ___, 2011 Players Championship champion : CHOI
35. Univ. in Manhattan : KANSASST
36. Smaller cousin of a four-in-hand? : TREY
41. 100 bits? : ZEROES
42. San Diego suburb : LAMESA
44. Russian retreat : DACHA
45. One trying to avoid a banking crisis? : PILOT
47. Loss from a guillotine : TETE
48. They're issued to cruisers, briefly : APBS
49. Little chances? : OPS
50. Fruitcake : NUT
51. It's H-shaped : ETA
52. First year of the Liang dynasty : DII
53. "Kung Fu" actor Philip : AHN
54. Part of U.S.S.R.: Abbr. : SOC
55. Charlotte-to-Raleigh dir. : ENE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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