New York Times, Thursday, September 24, 2009

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FQXZ} This is puzzle # 133 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Former "Meet the Press" moderator Marvin : KALB
5. ___ Thule, distant unknown land : ULTIMA
11. "___ Boys" (1886 novel) : JOS
14. Noodle product? : IDEA
15. Pin-up figure? : TAILOR
16. Musician who started the Obscure Records label : ENO
17. Band without a drummer? : THEBEATLESS
19. 1989 one-man Broadway drama : TRU
20. Divine creature with six wings : SERAPH
21. Get in a lather : SOAPUP
23. Rappers' posses : CREWS
24. "See ya, idiot!"? : SOLONGASS
27. Goddess with a cow as an emblem : HERA
28. Corn syrup brand : KARO
29. Say again : ECHO
30. "Gotta love him!" : WHATAGUY
34. N.F.L. coach Whisenhunt : KEN
35. Mission of an Army officers' school? : TRAININGBRASS
38. It might go for a buck : DOE
39. Having the most substance : MEATIEST
40. Bill producers : ATMS
42. Race : TEAR
43. Lie idle too long : RUST
47. Nice touch from Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend? : WHOCARESS
50. Cut again : RESAW
51. Concoct : DEVISE
52. Kenyan's neighbor : SOMALI
53. Small range : LEA
54. Playful kiss on the Discovery? : SHUTTLEBUSS
58. Full-screen picture, maybe: Abbr. : ENL
59. Cryptozoology figure : NESSIE
60. Exam with a reading comprehension section, for short : LSAT
61. Orthodontist's deg. : DDS
62. Beat decisively, in slang : SMOKED
63. Like this puzzle ... not! : EASY
1. Garden gnomes and such : KITSCH
2. Hold fast : ADHERE
3. Ogler : LEERER
4. Classic "S.N.L." character who spoke with rounded R's : BABAWAWA
5. Home of Arches National Park : UTAH
6. Back muscle, briefly : LAT
7. It comes between dusk and dawn : TIL
8. Québec's ___ Rouleau crater : ILE
9. Rapid, to Rossini : MOSSO
10. Subject of an insurance investigation : ARSON
11. Aids for spacewalkers : JETPACKS
12. Torrents : ONRUSHES
13. "Let's eat!" : SOUPSON
18. PC graphics format : EPS
22. Life time? : AGE
24. Gorge : SATIATE
25. 1975 U.S. Open winner Manuel : ORANTES
26. Open galleries : LOGGIAS
28. Publisher of the fictional New York Inquirer : KANE
31. 1927 E. E. Cummings play : HIM
32. Extremely, in combinations : UBER
33. '09, '10, etc. : YRS
35. Ever faithfully : TOTHEEND
36. Parts of some appliance delivery jobs : REMOVALS
37. Quaking : ATREMBLE
38. Lallygagged : DAWDLED
41. "MythBusters" subj. : SCI
44. Patriotic chant : USAUSA
45. Latin dances : SALSAS
46. Mazelike : TWISTY
48. Grps. : ASSNS
49. Take up again, e.g. : REHEM
50. Salmon ___ : ROE
52. Beloved object of 28-Down : SLED
55. "Until Every One Comes Home" grp. : USO
56. "Not nice!" : TSK
57. One to one, for one : TIE

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