New York Times, Friday, October 10, 2008

Author: Kyle Mahowald
Editor: Will Shortz
Kyle Mahowald
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33 Missing: {BWZ} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Mahowald. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Beach nos. : SPFS
5. Scorer of a record 158 goals : HAMM
9. Certain dry cell, briefly : NICAD
14. Bucket of bolts : HEAP
15. Target of a 1989 E.P.A. investigation : ALAR
16. Language related to Winnebago : OSAGE
17. Weapon for un soldat : ARME
18. Game in which players barely bet? : STRIPPOKER
20. Makeshift : QUICKFIX
22. Drives in the country : LANES
23. Place : LIEU
24. Yupik relative : INUIT
26. Amateurs : LAYMEN
28. Emphatic response during a drill : SIRNOSIR
32. TV biz figure : ADREP
33. Preceder of what should have been said : IMEAN
34. 2008 French Open champion ___ Ivanovic : ANA
35. Horizon happening : MOONSET
37. Dealmaker's delight : CLOSING
39. Club ___ : PRO
40. Rope fiber source : AGAVE
42. Beneficial thing to release : GENIE
43. Gator rival : SEMINOLE
45. Having a headline? : PARTED
46. Pulitzer-winning writer Sheehan and others : NEILS
47. Came up with an invention : LIED
48. They don't take many tricks : TREYS
50. Needs for 8-Downs : SCANNERS
54. Much of high society : JETSETTERS
56. Knowledge of body?: Abbr. : ANAT
57. Childish comeback : ARESO
58. Many a team booster : ALUM
59. Torch site : DIME
60. Up : RISEN
61. Certified letters? : USDA
62. "Pardon the Interruption" airer : ESPN
1. Three-time M.V.P. of the N.B.A. finals, familiarly : SHAQ
2. Indiana town where Cole Porter was born and buried : PERU
3. TV station? : FAMILYROOM
4. Lab subject : SPECIMEN
5. Parties, say : HASFUN
6. Some singers : ALTI
7. School concerned with classes? : MARXISM
8. Hand pic, perhaps : MRI
9. Macho credo : NOPAINNOGAIN
10. Knows the plans of : ISONTO
11. Stick together : CAKE
12. Forever : AGES
13. Overseas article : DER
19. Like apples and oranges : PLURAL
21. Monitors : KEEPSANEYEON
25. Salome, to Herod Antipas : NIECE
26. Spelunking aids : LAMPS
27. Dig deeply : ADORE
29. Burial site for many French kings : SAINTDENIS
30. It doesn't come out of the stomach : INNIE
31. Spread unchecked : RAGED
33. Above ___ : ITALL
36. Solipsistic sort : EGOIST
38. Fraternity activity : SERENADE
41. Pitchers, e.g. : VESSELS
44. Real : INESSE
45. Kind of TV : PLASMA
48. Pop singer DeSario : TERI
49. Ways: Abbr. : RTES
51. "Rats!" : CRUD
52. Way up : RAMP
53. Gun of old : STEN
54. Funerary receptacle : JAR
55. ___ lepton : TAU

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