New York Times, Thursday, August 19, 2010

Author: Kristian House
Editor: Will Shortz
Kristian House
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: none – this is a pangram This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. House. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Dish that might come with mole sauce : TACO
5. Item sometimes having an elbow : STRAW
10. "L'Amour avec ___" (French love song) : TOI
13. ___ open road : ONAN
14. Lover of Orsino in "Twelfth Night" : VIOLA
15. Actor La Salle : ERIQ
16. *One on safari : GAMEHUNTER
18. Alternative to a B.L.T. : MELT
19. Rat in "Ratatouille" : REMY
20. *Part of stage scenery : SETPIECE
22. Just got (by) : SCRAPED
25. Staples of holiday displays : SANTAS
26. *What a cell doesn't need : PHONELINE
29. Inclined : LEANT
30. Objectivist Rand : AYN
31. Kind of lighting : MOOD
32. Some R.P.I. grads : ENGS
33. Impetuously ... or what can go on each part of the answer to each starred clue? : HEADFIRST
36. Popular cleanser : AJAX
38. "Calm down, big fella" : EASY
39. Want to take back, say : RUE
42. Surgical tube : STENT
43. *Absolutely : STONECOLD
46. 2003 Christopher Paolini fantasy best seller : ERAGON
48. Figure in red : NETLOSS
49. *Cut off from water : LANDLOCK
52. Chief justice before Hughes : TAFT
53. Rat Pack nickname : DINO
54. *Person with a baton : BANDMASTER
58. Force felt on earth, for short : ONEG
59. The Joker, to Batman : ENEMY
60. Common computer instruction : SORT
61. Things read by 41-Down : MSS
62. Host Gibbons of "Hollywood Confidential" : LEEZA
63. Recess : APSE
1. Dress (up) : TOG
2. "___ is the only slight glimmer of hope": Mick Jagger : ANARCHY
3. Best Director of 1997, and Best Director nominee of 2009 : CAMERON
4. Kind of army or show : ONEMAN
5. "Law & Order: ___" : SVU
6. Part of bronze : TIN
7. Spoils : ROTS
8. How the helm might be put : ALEE
9. Targets of salicylic acid : WARTS
10. Arboreal marker : TREETAG
11. Garage refuse : OILCANS
12. Measure of brainpower : IQTEST
15. Renowned : EMINENT
17. Ballyhoo : HYPE
21. Hardly measures up : PALES
22. Hydrotherapy spot : SPA
23. Town outside of Buffalo : ELMA
24. Circuit components : DIODES
27. Words on some diet food labels : NOFAT
28. "___, the Man," 1940 biopic starring Spencer Tracy : EDISON
33. Abject : HANGDOG
34. Laud : EXTOL
35. Hall-of-Famer Sandberg : RYNE
36. Carriers from northern Manhattan to Far Rockaway : ATRAINS
37. Actresses Crain and Tripplehorn : JEANNES
39. Like the last Beatles concert, 1969 : ROOFTOP
40. Heavy overcoats : ULSTERS
41. Those who read 61-Across : EDS
42. Scarcely : SELDOM
44. "At Last" singer James : ETTA
45. Topnotch : CLASSA
47. Prize won by Einstein and Yeats : NOBEL
50. Prop for Winston Churchill : CANE
51. Banjo site? : KNEE
55. No man's land, briefly : DMZ
56. One-named singer of the 1998 hit "It's All About Me" : MYA
57. Hwy. : RTE

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