New York Times, Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Author: Gail Grabowski
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {GQXZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Ms. Grabowski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Playbill listing : CAST
5. Bygone J.F.K. landers : SSTS
9. Fit-for-a-king spread : FEAST
14. Hodgepodge : OLIO
15. "We're in trouble!" : UHOH
16. Tilter's weapon : LANCE
17. ___-do-well : NEER
18. Job-related move, for short : RELO
19. Follow, as advice : ACTON
20. "Tough!" : JUSTDEALWITHIT
23. Riverbank cavorter : OTTER
24. Calendar pgs. : MOS
25. Wall and Bourbon, e.g.: Abbr. : STS
27. Grp. that awards merit badges : BSA
28. Keenness of mind : ACUMEN
32. Problem with an old 45 : SKIP
33. Hindu master : SWAMI
34. More standoffish : ICIER
35. "Tough!" : TOOBADSOSAD
38. Completely off drugs : CLEAN
40. Reproduce like salmon : SPAWN
41. Disorderly stack : HEAP
42. Quantity consumed : INTAKE
44. Took a load off : SAT
47. Duke's sports org. : ACC
48. Before, to Byron : ERE
49. Gladiator's milieu : ARENA
51. "Tough!" : THEMSTHEBREAKS
56. Source of annoyance : PEEVE
57. Wear out the carpet, maybe : PACE
58. Up to the job : ABLE
59. 1987 world figure skating champion Brian : ORSER
60. Botanical balm : ALOE
61. Womanizer's look : LEER
62. Dictionary word in bold type : ENTRY
63. Pound cry : YELP
64. Citi Field team : METS
1. Swindler's work : CONJOB
2. Native Alaskans : ALEUTS
3. Sonora snooze : SIESTA
4. Dessert from Linz : TORTE
5. "You bet!" : SURE
6. Former home of the 64-Across : SHEA
7. Payment at many a New York bridge : TOLL
8. "You'll have to demonstrate" : SHOWME
9. Alternative to heels : FLATS
10. Pricing word : EACH
11. Like many automobile braking systems : ANTISKID
12. Terrier type, informally : SCOTTIE
13. Half a score : TEN
21. Make use of, as experience : DRAWON
22. Accelerator bit : ION
26. It begins in Mar. : SPR
29. Hired ride : CAB
30. Thurman of "Kill Bill" : UMA
31. Central spot : MIDST
32. Read the U.P.C. of : SCAN
33. Laundromat buy : SOAP
34. "No fooling!" : ISWEAR
35. Bit of 1773 Boston Harbor jetsam : TEACHEST
36. Hot springs site : SPA
37. Cask material : OAK
38. When doubled, a dance : CHA
39. Speaker's stand : LECTERN
42. Org. that proceeds according to schedule? : IRS
43. Take-home amount : NETPAY
44. Navy builder : SEABEE
45. Short sock : ANKLET
46. Cops' stunners : TASERS
48. Manicurist's tool : EMERY
50. King's domain : REALM
52. "Did you ___?" : EVER
53. In the pink : HALE
54. Green sci. : ECOL
55. Sound heard during gridlock : BEEP
56. Who wrote "All that we see or seem / Is but a dream within a dream" : POE

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