New York Times, Friday, September 24, 2010

Author: Mark Diehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Diehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 62, Blocks: 35 Missing: {FJQZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 51 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Construction zone sign : REDUCESPEED
12. Band pieces : BARITONESAXES
14. Jean Rhys opus : WIDESARGASSOSEA
16. Psychoanalyst Fromm : ERICH
17. Affix securely : PASTEDOWN
18. Coroner's subj. : ANAT
19. Deli option : TOGO
20. Performed as a minstrel, maybe : LUTED
21. Ones doing lab exams? : VETS
22. Ain't right? : ARENT
24. Dixie rival : SOLO
25. Ball in a socket : EYE
26. Saw : GRASPED
28. Big inits. in photography : SLR
29. Possible IV pusher : EMT
30. 1971 Tony-winning actress ___ Allen : RAE
31. Atlanta-based org. : CDC
34. She quipped "I've been in more laps than a napkin" : MAEWEST
36. Night that "Dynasty" aired for most of its run: Abbr. : WED
39. Curse out : REAM
41. ___ de Noyaux (almond-flavored liqueur) : CREME
42. Anathema : BANE
43. Line up : ARRAY
45. Slightly : ABIT
46. Island off the coast of Tuscany : ELBA
47. Vague : IMPRECISE
49. God, with "the" : MAKER
50. Aid to researching 35-Downs by topic : GOOGLEDIRECTORY
52. Ganging up on, in basketball : TRIPLETEAMING
53. What patients may need patience to get : TESTRESULTS
1. Throw off : RADIATE
2. Puts up : ERECTS
3. Knockout : DISH
4. Hagen of stage and screen : UTA
5. Carl Icahn or T. Boone Pickens : CORPORATERAIDER
6. Attracts : ENGAGES
7. September happenings, often : SEASONPREMIERES
8. Tip preceder, maybe : PSST
9. Oil support : EASEL
10. Escapist reading? : EXODUS
11. Firedome and Fireflite : DESOTOS
12. David of "St. Elsewhere" : BIRNEY
13. "Black Beauty" author : SEWELL
14. Hair extension : WEAVE
15. Some choice words : ANDOR
19. Touchdown locale : TARMAC
23. Sideboard collection : TEASET
26. Peach : GEM
27. Cannon, e.g.: Abbr. : DET
31. First blond Bond : CRAIG
32. Actor Mulroney of "The Wedding Date" : DERMOT
33. End of many a driveway : CARPORT
35. Free cookie distributor : WEBSITE
36. They sometimes create a scene : WALKONS
37. Sportscaster Dick : ENBERG
38. "My pet" : DEARY
40. "My little" girl of early TV : MARGIE
42. Get lost : BEATIT
44. Dog park noises : YELPS
48. Invader of Rome in 390 B.C. : CELT
49. Credits date for "Cinderella" or "All About Eve" : MCML
51. ___ de parfum : EAU

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