New York Times, Saturday, January 30, 2010

Author: Mark Diehl
Editor: Will Shortz
Mark Diehl
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 64, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 47 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Allergy source : CATHAIRS
9. "Steve Canyon" cartoonist : CANIFF
15. Small planted bulb : ONIONSET
16. Lacking a signature, say : ATONAL
17. Diamondback, for one : PITVIPER
18. Church room : VESTRY
19. Group whose 1972 debut album "Can't Buy a Thrill" went platinum : STEELYDAN
21. Plenty : AHEAP
22. Robin Hood, the ___ of Huntington : EARL
23. Indian barter item : PELT
25. No. usually figured to two decimals : GPA
26. Toyota pickup named for a U.S. city : TACOMA
29. Giocondo and Angelico : FRAS
30. Make a person feel good : WARMONESHEART
33. Shock-and-awe strategy : AERIALASSAULT
34. Sources of some Zimbabwean exports : DIAMONDFIELDS
35. Alternative to Beauvais : ORLY
36. "Who ___?" : DOESNT
37. Substantial hit: Abbr. : DBL
38. Hardly balmy : SANE
39. Part of una salsa : PASO
43. Co-winner of the first Albert Einstein Award, 1951 : GODEL
45. Late entertainer who was known for his laugh : EDMCMAHON
49. Like Chekhov's "The Cherry Orchard" : IRONIC
51. Overthrows, e.g. : BLOOPERS
52. Head-scratcher : ENIGMA
53. Not together : ALACARTE
54. Certs ingredient : RETSYN
55. Absents oneself : GETSLOST
1. Small stand : COPSE
2. One of the Pointer Sisters : ANITA
3. Strength of a solution : TITER
4. Neighborhood eyesore : HOVEL
5. Navy relative : ANIL
6. Game with a spotter : ISPY
7. English horn, e.g. : REED
8. Get ready for chow : STRAPONAFEEDBAG
9. Ohio pro, for short : CAV
10. Worried : ATEAT
11. Little something : NOSH
12. Limits of some sums : INTEGRALS
13. Nowhere near an agreement : FARAPART
14. Go by quickly : FLYPAST
20. Macduff, to Macbeth : NEMESIS
24. California peak : LASSEN
26. The witches in "Macbeth," e.g. : TRIO
27. Cross of mysteries : AMANDA
28. Pub pull : COLDONE
29. Long row : FEUD
30. Blame-diffusing words : WEALLDOIT
31. Major employer : ARMY
32. Pull up : HALT
33. Not grounded : AIRBORNE
34. Relatively hard to pin down : DODGIER
38. Vile : SLIMY
39. ___ States : PAPAL
40. Thackeray's "Vanity Fair: A Novel Without ___" : AHERO
41. What a loser may be out of : SORTS
42. First sign : ONSET
44. Many Caltech grads: Abbr. : ENGS
46. M.'s counterpart : MLLE
47. Judging point at a dog show : COAT
48. Comfy wear : MOCS
50. Preserve ... or get rid of : CAN

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