New York Times, Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Author: Allan E. Parrish
Editor: Will Shortz
Allan E. Parrish
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 21 for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Formed for a specific purpose : ADHOC
6. Good (at) : ADEPT
11. "Next" network : MTV
14. Pipe type : BRIAR
15. Inlay material : NACRE
16. Back : AGO
17. See 55-Down : LIFTINGTOOL
19. Like Abner : LIL
20. Prefix with -cardial : EPI
21. Badlands feature : MESA
22. Deprived : BEREFT
24. Rapper Kanye : WEST
25. Stood up to : FACED
26. Astaire wear : TOPHAT
29. Capote wearers : MATADORS
32. Munch Museum's home : OSLO
33. Starts of some brawls : SHOVES
35. Marshal under Napoleon : NEY
36. Hitcher's digit : THUMB
38. "I'd like to buy ___" : ANO
39. Straphanger's buy, once : TOKEN
41. Hosp. procedure : EEG
42. Ones in matching tuxes : USHERS
45. "Whip It" band : DEVO
46. Bulwark : MAINSTAY
48. Minded : OBEYED
50. Some sculptures : NUDES
51. ___ Gailey of "Miracle on 34th Street" : FRED
52. Talented Zero : MOSTEL
54. Great Trek emigrant : BOER
55. Diner cupful : JOE
58. Guitar, in slang : AXE
59. See 55-Down : PLAYINGCARD
62. Water around Polynésie : MER
63. Gobi greenery : OASES
64. Comedy club host : EMCEE
65. Pantry raider : ANT
66. "It is equally an error to ___ all men or no man": Seneca : TRUST
67. Canon competitor : NIKON
1. Up to it : ABLE
2. IV flow : DRIP
3. Rec room item of old : HIFI
4. Granola morsel : OAT
5. Yalta's peninsula : CRIMEA
6. Recurring Woody Allen theme : ANGST
7. Flash drive filler : DATA
8. Writer Umberto : ECO
9. Validation of a will : PROBATE
10. Put on the tube : TELECAST
11. See 55-Down : MALEDONKEY
12. End-of-workweek cry : TGIF
13. Pioneering General Motors electric car : VOLT
18. Homes of twigs : NESTS
23. McCarthy quarry : RED
24. Part of T.W.I.M.C. : WHOM
25. Goodie bag goodie : FAVOR
26. Clan symbol : TOTEM
27. Milo of Hollywood : OSHEA
28. See 55-Down : PLUGINSERT
29. See 55-Down : MONEY
30. A Chaucer pilgrim : REEVE
31. Church council : SYNOD
34. Comedy club outbursts : HAHAS
37. Commuters' terminus : BUSDEPOT
40. Had need of an E.R., maybe : ODED
43. Top-notch : STELLAR
44. Philosopher Kierkegaard : SOREN
47. Granola morsel : NUT
49. Candice of "Murphy Brown" : BERGEN
51. Palm off : FOIST
52. Word from the crib : MAMA
53. Teamed beasts : OXEN
54. Tournament passes : BYES
55. Word that can define 17- and 59-Across and 11-, 28- and 29-Down : JACK
56. Modern ice cream flavor : OREO
57. Scene of a fall : EDEN
60. Tempe sch. : ASU
61. Early 10th-century year : CMI

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