New York Times, Monday, November 3, 2008

Author: Susan Gelfand
Editor: Will Shortz
Susan Gelfand
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQZ} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Gelfand. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. "Green ___" of 1960s TV : ACRES
6. Spoiled kid : BRAT
10. Bossy's offspring : CALF
14. Fill the crevices of, as a window frame : CAULK
15. Capital of Italia : ROMA
16. Zero-shaped : OVAL
17. Etiquette expert writes messages online? : EMILYPOSTS
19. Device for a plow team : YOKE
20. Thieves' locale : DEN
21. Moist, as morning grass : DEWY
22. Dog : barked :: cat : ___ : MEOWED
24. Frees (of) : RIDS
25. Poverty : WANT
26. Singer speculates? : STEVIEWONDERS
31. Eliminate the stubble : SHAVE
32. Pupil's surrounder : IRIS
33. ___ & Tina Turner Revue : IKE
35. Misjudges : ERRS
36. Princess who helped Jason : MEDEA
38. Tel ___ : AVIV
39. Ballot marks : XES
40. When repeated, a Samoan city : PAGO
41. Ingrid Bergman or Bjorn Borg : SWEDE
42. Artist clears the bases? : WINSLOWHOMERS
46. Food, informally : EATS
47. Actress Lupino and others : IDAS
48. Many Halloween costumes : GHOSTS
51. Cross-country ___ : SKIS
52. Grain in Cheerios : OAT
55. Announcement for the head of a queue : NEXT
56. Actress searches? : HELENHUNTS
59. Skater's jump : AXEL
60. "___ and out" : OVER
61. Bar legally : ESTOP
62. Decrease, as the moon : WANE
63. Rover's "hands" : PAWS
64. Hotel offerings : ROOMS
1. Scored perfectly on : ACED
2. Arrived : CAME
3. Damage beyond repair : RUIN
4. 90° pipe turn : ELL
5. Jump from a plane : SKYDIVE
6. Read a little here and there : BROWSE
7. Pink, as cheeks : ROSY
8. Gal. or qt. : AMT
9. One of the six states of Australia : TASMANIA
10. Cousin of the gray wolf : COYOTE
11. Declare openly : AVOW
12. Great Salt ___ : LAKE
13. Skipped town : FLED
18. Foot: Prefix : PEDI
23. Wraps up : ENDS
24. Guns, as an engine : REVS
25. Had on : WORE
26. One "tamed" in Shakespeare : SHREW
27. Ankle bones : TARSI
28. To whom a husband leaves an estate : WIDOW
29. Potomac, for one : RIVER
30. Loses control on a snowy road, say : SKIDS
31. Gender : SEX
34. Cain and Abel's mother : EVE
36. Bobbysoxer's hangout : MALTSHOP
37. They're subject to inflation : EGOS
38. Inspires reverence in : AWES
40. Warm-up exam for future collegians : PSAT
41. See 53-Down : SMASHER
43. Butterfinger candy bar maker : NESTLE
44. Parkgoers with backpacks : HIKERS
45. Chief Norse god : ODIN
48. Chew (on) : GNAW
49. Six: Prefix : HEXA
50. Plow team : OXEN
51. Whole lot : SLEW
52. Aware of : ONTO
53. With 41-Down, nuclear device : ATOM
54. Recipe measures: Abbr. : TSPS
57. Actress Longoria : EVA
58. G.I. uplifter : USO

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