New York Times, Thursday, February 26, 2009

Author: Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor: Will Shortz
Brendan Emmett Quigley
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: none – this is a pangram Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 130 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Toastmaster's offering : JOKE
5. Worked regularly at : PLIED
10. Home of Ensenada, informally : BAJA
14. "The ___ of Frankenstein" (Peter Cushing film) : EVIL
15. Poet Federico García ___ : LORCA
16. Acct. ___ : EXEC
17. Delft, e.g. : WARE
18. "Conversation is ___ in which a man has all mankind for his competitors": Ralph Waldo Emerson : ANART
19. "Hard ___!" (captain's order) : ALEE
20. Residence : LIVINGQUARTERS
23. Some music on the Warped Tour : EMO
24. "___ see!" : SOI
25. It has to be asked : BURNINGQUESTION
34. Troubled : ATEAT
35. Like Petruchio's wench in "The Taming of the Shrew" : LUSTY
36. Middle year of Nero's reign : LXI
37. Santa's reindeer, e.g. : TEAM
38. Common origami figures : BOATS
39. Ask for : SEEK
40. ___ de coeur : CRI
41. Clean, in a way : ERASE
42. Consumer electronics giant : SANYO
43. Alumni weekend V.I.P. : HOMECOMINGQUEEN
46. 1961 Top 10 hit "Hello Mary ___" : LOU
47. Texans' grp. : AFC
48. Many Haydn compositions : STRINGQUARTETS
56. It comes from Mars : TWIX
57. Casts : HURLS
58. Firm honcho : PREZ
60. Centers of activity : LOCI
61. Finnish architect Alvar ___ : AALTO
62. Ambiance : AURA
63. Something in the air : ODOR
64. Words repeated after "O Absalom" in the Bible : MYSON
65. Occurrence in the moon's first quarter : NEAP
1. Wandering ___ : JEW
2. Eyeglass lens shape : OVAL
3. ___ Davis, "A Girl Like Me" documentarian : KIRI
4. Matinee showing time, maybe : ELEVENAM
5. Have in mind : PLANON
6. Pants spec : LONG
7. Modern home of the ancient Akkadian empire : IRAQ
8. It's similar to cream : ECRU
9. Records for computer processing : DATASETS
10. "Vamoose!" : BEATIT
11. Part of a wheelset : AXLE
12. Raspberry : JEER
13. Reno's AAA baseball team : ACES
21. "You're looking at your guy!" : IMIT
22. Upbeat : ROSY
25. Bake sale display : BATCH
26. "In ___" (1993 #1 album) : UTERO
27. Adjust, as a satellite dish : REAIM
28. Twilight, old-style : GLOAM
29. Somewhat : QUASI
30. Old hwy. from Detroit to Seattle : USTEN
31. "The L Word" creator/producer Chaiken : ILENE
32. False sunflower : OXEYE
33. Coolpix camera maker : NIKON
38. Closed carriage with the driver outside in front : BROUGHAM
39. Its home is on the range : SAUCEPAN
41. Capital subj. : ECON
42. Carpet meas. : SQFT
44. Alchemist's concoction : ELIXIR
45. She played Mrs. Miniver in "Mrs. Miniver" : GARSON
48. French town of W.W. II : STLO
49. Lacking depth : TWOD
50. Opposite of pobre : RICO
51. Unloading site : QUAY
52. They may be bookmarked : URLS
53. Certain castrato : ALTO
54. Legitimate : TRUE
55. "Buona ___" : SERA
59. Delete in one quick stroke : ZAP

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