New York Times, Thursday, August 7, 2008

Author: Peter A. Collins and Joe Krozel
Editor: Will Shortz
Peter A. Collins
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Joe Krozel
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FQXZ} This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Collins. This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Krozel. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Quatrain form : ABAA
5. Latin lover's word? : AMAT
9. BlackBerry output: Abbr. : MSGS
13. Co-star of the film whose title is hidden sequentially in 20-, 34-, 41- and 52-Across : LEIGH
15. Inflict upon : DOTO
16. Squabbling : ATIT
17. "Not so loud!" : TONEITDOWN
19. Costa ___, Calif. : MESA
20. About to collapse, say : RUNNINGONEMPTY
22. DHL delivery: Abbr. : CTN
23. Subject for Freud : EROS
24. Amu ___, Asian river : DARYA
27. Singles players : DJS
30. When brunch may be scheduled : ATTEN
33. Poetic preposition : ERE
34. Plea from the plate : THROWITHOME
37. Some yeses : NODS
39. Like some columns : IONIC
40. Take off : SOAR
41. Canine coat : TOOTHENAMEL
44. Apt name for a fiftyish Roman woman? : LIV
45. Show host : EMCEE
46. It makes pets pests : ESS
47. Usher's domain : AISLE
49. Eliot Ness, notably, for short : TMAN
51. Bull Halsey in W.W. II, e.g.: Abbr. : ADM
52. Some W.W. I code talkers : CHOCTAWINDIANS
59. Leaf feature : LOBE
60. Aesthetically pleasing ratio of antiquity : GOLDENMEAN
62. German-built auto : OPEL
63. Verdi's "Di Provenza il mar," e.g. : ARIA
64. Another co-star of the film hidden in this puzzle : GABLE
65. Beatles song that begins "Is there anybody going to listen to my story" : GIRL
66. Hard wood : TEAK
67. Point out : NOTE
1. Not the main rte. : ALT
2. "To ___ not to ..." : BEOR
3. Japanese aborigine : AINU
4. Spook's employer, with "the" : AGENCY
5. Wing: Abbr. : ADDN
6. Eponymous instrument maker Robert : MOOG
7. Retired Audi supermini : ATWO
8. British weight : TONNE
9. Giant tusk holders : MAMMOTHS
10. Items unlikely to be stored on the top shelf : STEPSTOOLS
11. Essence : GIST
12. Command to Fido : STAY
14. Suggest : HINTAT
18. Anniversary gift for the year after pottery : TIN
21. Was at the Colosseum? : ERAT
24. Al ___ : DENTE
25. Get ___ for the night : AROOM
26. Object of a hunt in a 1984 best seller : REDOCTOBER
27. Queen's subject? : DRONE
28. ___ Brothers (pop trio) : JONAS
29. Dips : SWIMS
31. What a server may serve : EMAIL
32. Brass : NERVE
35. Get shaking : HIE
36. Hotel freebie : ICE
38. Subject of modern research : STEMCELL
42. Coppers : HEAT
43. Bill of ___ (shipping document) : LADING
48. 1965 Yardbirds hit : IMAMAN
50. Pester : NAGAT
51. It's made in a squeeze : ADE
52. Backup cause : CLOG
53. Literally, "peaceful" person : HOPI
54. Eroded : WORE
55. Hip bones : ILIA
56. Locale of Sitting Bull Coll. : NDAK
57. Mountain where Moses died, in the Bible : NEBO
58. Curer : SALT
61. Alumna identifier : NEE

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