New York Times, Monday, August 23, 2010

Author: Oliver Hill
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Hill. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Some ski lifts : TBARS
6. "___ pronounce you man and wife" : INOW
10. Basic idea : GIST
14. Funnywoman Silverman : SARAH
15. Actress Ward : SELA
16. Regarding : ASTO
17. By any means necessary : ONEWAYORANOTHER
20. Reggae relative : SKA
21. Seized property, informally : REPO
22. Company that introduced Quik in 1948 : NESTLE
23. ___ facto : IPSO
24. Mom's partner : DAD
25. ___ Lingus : AER
26. Work that offers no chance for advancement : DEADENDJOB
30. Approximately : ORSO
31. "Twelfth Night" duke : ORSINO
32. Atlantic or Pacific : OCEAN
34. Lake on the California/Nevada border : TAHOE
35. Four Monopoly assets: Abbr. : RRS
36. Argentine tots : NENES
40. Hotshot : MRBIG
42. Burr and Copland : AARONS
43. Letters after chis : PSIS
46. Line showing the relationship between an interest rate and maturity date : YIELDCURVE
48. Carpet : RUG
49. Uncertainties : IFS
50. "And while ___ the subject ..." : IMON
51. Pacific weather phenomenon : ELNINO
53. ___ Bator : ULAN
54. Place for giraffes and hippos : ZOO
57. Instruction to someone who's on fire : STOPDROPANDROLL
60. "Gone With the Wind" plantation : TARA
61. 22-Across flavor, for short : CHOC
62. Was sick : AILED
63. Like a line, in brief : ONED
64. Ages and ages : EONS
65. Catches : SNAGS
1. General ___ chicken : TSOS
2. Certificate of deposit offerer : BANK
3. Region : AREA
4. Uncooked : RAW
5. It puts a point on a pencil : SHARPENER
6. Crustacean with seven pairs of legs : ISOPOD
7. Emperor who "fiddled" : NERO
8. Suffix with pay : OLA
9. Starstruck sort, maybe : WANNABE
10. Gangsters' guns : GATS
11. 1987 flop starring Warren Beatty and Dustin Hoffman : ISHTAR
12. Inscribed pillars : STELES
13. Bullfighter : TORERO
18. Like some questions : YESNO
19. Brit. word reference : OED
23. Everyday expressions : IDIOMS
24. Hospital V.I.P.'s : DOCS
26. Speck : DOT
27. Paleozoic, e.g. : ERA
28. Cigarette residue : ASH
29. Author ___ Luis Borges : JORGE
30. Narrow margin in a baseball game : ONERUN
33. Snakes that can put you in a tight spot? : ANACONDAS
35. Muckraker Jacob : RIIS
37. Neither here ___ there : NOR
38. Letter holder: Abbr. : ENV
39. NNW's reverse : SSE
41. Coercively : BYFORCE
42. Madison Avenue pro : ADMAN
43. Part of a magician's mumbo-jumbo : PRESTO
44. Islamic sovereign : SULTAN
45. Pay no mind to : IGNORE
47. Purple flowers : LILACS
49. Not Dem. or Rep. : IND
52. Apple debut of 2010 : IPAD
53. Atop : UPON
54. Author Émile : ZOLA
55. Cassini who designed for Jackie : OLEG
56. Discontinued G.M. car : OLDS
58. "Well, what have we here?!" : OHO
59. ___ Tin Tin : RIN

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