New York Times, Thursday, December 16, 2010

Author: Charles Deber
Editor: Will Shortz
Charles M. Deber
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQZ} Spans: 2 Featured Will Shortz favorite This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Deber. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. "Caro nome," for one : ARIA
5. Gov. Faubus in Arkansas history : ORVAL
10. Black : INKY
14. Bryn ___ : MAWR
15. Unsuspecting : NAIVE
16. Second to ___ : NONE
17. *"I don't know yet" : THATREMAINSSEEN
20. Comment put in by Putin, perhaps : NYET
21. Ballet headliners : ETOILES
22. Decide to take, with "for" : OPT
24. *1968 #2 hit heard in "Easy Rider" : BORNWILD
27. Grp. at home on the range? : NRA
28. To ___ (just so) : ATEE
29. English fashionista Bartley : LUELLA
33. Air or ami preceder : BEL
34. Biblical verb with "thou" : WAST
36. Aligns : TRUES
37. "Yo te ___" : AMO
38. Ill-fated ... or a hint for answering the six starred clues : NOTTOBE
40. Hit Jerry Bruckheimer TV drama : CSI
41. Scorch : SINGE
43. Boozer : ALKY
44. Sportage maker : KIA
45. Applies : EXERTS
47. They may be boxed : EARS
49. Over there : YON
50. *1924 Isham Jones/Gus Kahn song : ITHADYOU
52. Interview part: Abbr. : ANS
53. Hollywood's Anderson and Reed : PAMELAS
56. Diamond on a record player : NEIL
58. *"No WAY!" : YOUVEGOTKIDDING
63. Character in "Beowulf" : RUNE
64. Alternative to hash browns : GRITS
65. Through : OVER
66. People mover since 1853 : OTIS
67. Vintner's need : YEAST
68. What a rake may do : LEER
1. Tsp. or tbsp. : AMT
2. When repeated, excited : RAH
3. *Memorable movie quote of 1932 : IWANTALONE
4. Like many a gallerygoer : ARTY
5. Length in years of a lenient sentence, maybe : ONETOTWO
6. Head of the Egyptian god Amun : RAM
7. Through : VIA
8. Arthur Miller play "___ From the Bridge" : AVIEW
9. Soup variety : LENTIL
10. Person with special access : INSIDER
11. Good name for someone born on Dec. 25 : NOEL
12. What might give a physical reaction? : KNEE
13. Wishes : YENS
18. Old WB sitcom : REBA
19. Substance in a chemistry experiment : SOLUTE
22. In a position to steal : ONBASE
23. Blend before using : PREMIX
25. Vaquero's rope : REATA
26. Snug, as in bed : NESTLED
30. *Like someone who's had a narrow escape : LUCKYALIVE
31. Wound : LESION
32. Chinese, e.g. : ASIANS
35. Sweet wine of Hungary : TOKAY
38. Irk : NETTLE
39. Certain English poetry scholar : BYRONIST
42. Feels a loss : GRIEVES
46. Hirsute : SHAGGY
48. Took to court : SUED
51. "That's ___ subject" : ASORE
53. Fire starter? : PYRO
54. Follower of juillet : AOUT
55. San Francisco's public transit system, with "the" : MUNI
57. Favorite : IDOL
59. ___ Maria : TIA
60. Pawn jumpers: Abbr. : KTS
61. Formerly : NEE
62. [Mumble, mumble] : GRR

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