New York Times, Saturday, September 17, 2005

Author: Rich Norris
Editor: Will Shortz
Rich Norris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 176 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Immodest Googling : EGOSURFING
11. Booted, say : SHOD
15. "The Three Musketeers" actress, 1948 : LANATURNER
16. Geometric shapes : TORI
17. Reran : PLAYEDOVER
18. Threads : DUDS
19. Narrow-sleeved garments : ALBS
20. "Wow!" : EGAD
21. Cornering challenges : ESSES
22. New York college founded by Franciscans : SIENA
24. Course error : SLICE
26. "... ___ the set of sun": "Macbeth" : ERE
27. Moray eel victims : OCTOPI
29. Together : INUNISON
31. Wind or water : ERODER
33. Ex-lax? : TAUT
34. Soviet W.W. II foreign affairs commissar : MOLOTOV
38. Island with the volcano Mt. Liamuiga : STKITTS
40. Paris-born painter Tanguy : YVES
41. Subject of Drumnadrochit village observation : NESSIE
43. Abbreviated : CUTSHORT
45. Went boldly : STRODE
50. Plug end : OLA
51. Shows a desire to get in : ANTES
53. 48-Down resident : TEXAN
54. Series about the firm McKenzie Brackman : LALAW
56. Large predator : ORCA
58. Subject of a museum in St. Petersburg, Fla. : DALI
59. Former Platte River dwellers : OTOS
60. Deli offerings : ONIONROLLS
62. Hat-tipper, say : GENT
63. Asceticism feature : SELFDENIAL
64. Strategic W.W. I river : YSER
65. Exhibit artfulness : USEFINESSE
1. Fort Bliss city : ELPASO
2. Like some victims of the Vandals : GALLIC
3. For anything : ONABET
4. Declines : SAYSNO
5. Mountain West conference player : UTE
6. Unrefined : RUDE
7. Aristophanes drama, with "The" : FROGS
8. Bedbound : INVALID
9. Poverty : NEEDINESS
10. Bite preceder : GRR
11. Censor's list: Abbr. : STDS
12. Watched things : HOUSESAT
13. Get to go ... or make go : ORDEROUT
14. Doesn't go along : DISSENTS
21. Lyrical period : EEN
23. Ticked off, after "in" : APET
25. Hoover's vice president : CURTIS
28. Like some transfers : IRONON
30. "Lord, is ___?": Matthew : ITI
32. Hints : OVERTONES
34. Science dealing with fungi : MYCOLOGY
35. Makes eggs, in a way : OVULATES
36. Much less : LETALONE
37. 1942 F.D.R. creation : OSS
39. Teenager of old comics : KETT
42. Barren : STERILE
44. Sound uncertain : HAW
46. Altered : REDONE
47. Wood sorrel genus : OXALIS
48. Trinity River city : DALLAS
49. Stick on a key? : ENISLE
52. Mock : SCOFF
55. Science class: Abbr. : ASTR
57. "___ quote ..." : ANDI
60. Sch. in Stillwater : OSU
61. Cartoon pooch : REN

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