New York Times, Friday, August 28, 2009

Author: David Quarfoot
Editor: Will Shortz
David Quarfoot
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: {QW} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Quarfoot. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Rallying cry supported by some monks : FREETIBET
10. When Antony says "I am dying, Egypt, dying" : ACTIV
15. Company with a maple leaf logo : AIRCANADA
16. Part of a college cheer : BOOLA
17. 2004 horror film about a passed-on curse : THEGRUDGE
18. Major processing center : BRAIN
19. Memorable 1968 movie villain : HAL
20. Geophysics topic : TIDE
21. Chaffed : JOSHED
22. Book of Mormon book : ENOS
24. Chilled : TOOKITEASY
26. A year abroad : ANNEE
28. Jazz-loving TV sleuth of the 1950s-'60s : GUNN
29. Second indicator? : TICK
30. He sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day of 1497 : DAGAMA
32. Airport waiter? : TAXI
34. Wish unmade : RUE
35. Cans : TINS
37. Hawthorne novel stigma : REDA
39. Recruiting org. : SSS
42. Recruiting org. : ROTC
44. Literally, "already seen" : DEJAVU
48. Words teachers like to hear : AHAS
50. Princess Fiona's voicer in "Shrek" : DIAZ
52. Pops : SODAS
53. A bug may cause it : FATALERROR
56. All of them may be off : BETS
57. Leaves out : ELIDES
58. That's a wrap : FOIL
60. Hunting req. : LIC
61. Lethal compound : SARIN
62. Congenial : SIMPATICO
64. High-tech subscription aid : ELIST
65. Construction with many locks : ERIECANAL
66. Brand for hobbyists : XACTO
67. Where "all the people that come and go stop and say hello" : PENNYLANE
1. Dolt : FATHEAD
2. One-named Grammy winner of 2007 : RIHANNA
3. By and by : ERELONG
4. Beat recorder: Abbr. : ECG
5. Napoleon's cousin : TART
6. Kayak propeller : INUIT
7. Rebuke to Bowser : BADDOG
8. Barely best : EDGEOUT
9. Inventor's inits. : TAE
10. Superior title? : ABBOT
11. One with staying power? : CORSET
12. Right in every detail : TOAHAIR
13. Two-time president of Romania : ILIESCU
14. Facial feature with a point : VANDYKE
21. Under a whammy : JINXED
23. Bottom : SEAT
25. Wood blemish : KNAR
27. Kaffiyeh-clad commander : EMIR
31. Some poles : ANODES
33. 10/15, e.g. : IDES
36. The cooler : STIR
38. Do ___ on : AJOB
39. Transmission blocker? : SAFESEX
40. Title syllables in a hit 1964 song : SHALALA
41. Swiftly done? : SATIRIC
43. Shoulder inflammation? : CARFIRE
45. Legendary soprano ___ Patti : ADELINA
46. Swiss Guards' setting : VATICAN
47. Destroyer in 2000 headlines : USSCOLE
49. Happily humiliating type : SADIST
51. Get close, maybe : ZOOMIN
54. Funeral march direction : LENTO
55. Soften, often : RIPEN
59. Like some clouds : LACY
62. Third qtr. ender : SEP
63. "Qué ___?" (José's "How's it going?") : TAL

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