New York Times, Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Author: Robert W. Harris
Editor: Will Shortz
Robert W. Harris
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQV} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Harris. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Home, slangily : CRIB
5. Rio Grande city : ELPASO
11. In the manner of : ALA
14. Rhein tributary : AARE
15. Food storage area : LARDER
16. Mick Jagger's title : SIR
17. Signs of elation --> marathon segments : BROADSMILES
19. Liberal arts maj. : SOC
20. Prefix with skeleton : ENDO
21. Italy's side, once : AXIS
22. Melt ingredient : TUNA
23. Put down : ABASED
25. Sign of trouble --> commercial writers : BADOMEN
27. Greedy sort : PIG
28. Certain offshoot : SECT
31. Lech of Poland's Solidarity : WALESA
32. Beehive State Indians : UTES
34. "Born from jets" automaker : SAAB
36. Watch readouts, for short : LEDS
37. Pigtail --> cause for a siren : HAIRBRAID
40. Hydrotherapy sites : SPAS
42. Squandered, as a lead : BLEW
43. Courtroom attention-getter : OYEZ
47. Like some phone minutes : UNUSED
49. Furry sci-fi creature : EWOK
51. That, in Tijuana : ESO
52. Toaster food --> dazzling designs : POPTART
54. Smoothly, on a score : LEGATO
56. Spanish counterpart of a mlle. : SRTA
57. "Dies ___" : IRAE
60. Rotund Wolfe : NERO
61. Ore suffix : ITE
62. Fireplace part --> fall color : HEARTHSTONE
65. TV spot, often : DEN
66. Katharine Hepburn's foursome : OSCARS
67. √Čtats-___ : UNIS
68. What a farmer in Del. works on? : EDT
69. Surgeon's probe : STYLET
70. Bog product : PEAT
1. Locomotive part : CAB
2. Cheesy dish : RAREBIT
3. First millennium B.C., roughly : IRONAGE
4. Worrier's handful : BEADS
5. Chi-town rails : ELS
6. Holy man in an Ogden Nash verse : LAMA
7. ___ fixe : PRIX
8. Forgo the script : ADLIB
9. Plaything for two : SEESAW
10. Places for scrubs, for short : ORS
11. Like an alias : ASSUMED
12. Disney's Nala, for one : LIONESS
13. Deep secrets : ARCANA
18. Performs : DOES
22. El Greco's city : TOLEDO
23. Satyajit Ray's "The ___ Trilogy" : APU
24. First name in '50s TV comedy : DESI
26. Painter of dreamscapes : DALI
29. Prepare for a marathon, say, with "up" : CARB
30. Set aside : TABLE
33. Cascade Range peak : SHASTA
35. Make stout : BREW
38. On the ocean blue : ASEA
39. A.F.B. truant : AWOL
40. Showed contempt for something : SNORTED
41. Soldier's shelter : PUPTENT
44. The start of time : YEARONE
45. Where Skype was invented : ESTONIA
46. Wild scene : ZOO
47. Positive aspect : UPSIDE
48. Having the least vermouth : DRIEST
50. Ranges of knowledge : KENS
53. Comics character with a wrist radio : TRACY
55. Fancy duds : GETUP
58. Asia's ___ Sea : ARAL
59. To be, to Brigitte : ETRE
62. Jolly sounds : HOS
63. Prez who said "If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen" : HST
64. Ballpark fig. : EST

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