New York Times, Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Author: Sarah Keller
Editor: Will Shortz
Sarah Keller
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQWXZ} This is puzzle # 46 for Ms. Keller. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Deep-six : TOSS
5. Crosswise, on deck : ABEAM
10. Movie lot sights : SETS
14. "Beat it!" : SHOO
15. Martini's partner in wine : ROSSI
16. Turkish title of old : AGHA
17. Not stuffy : AIRY
18. Pesky swarm : GNATS
19. H.S. math class : TRIG
20. Keypad forerunner : ROTARYDIAL
22. Safecracker : YEGG
23. They, in Thiers : ILS
24. Coarse, as humor : EARTHY
26. Knock down in rank : DEMOTE
30. Term of address from a hat-tipper : MAAM
32. Seat of Marion County, Fla. : OCALA
33. Ghana, once : GOLDCOAST
38. Company that makes Lincoln and Mercury : FORD
39. Afternoon fare ... or a hint to the ends of 20-, 33-, 41- and 52-Across : SOAPS
40. Eliciting a "So what?" : BLAH
41. Body suit shade, perhaps : FLESHTONE
43. Community of plant and animal life : BIOME
44. Blossoms-to-be : BUDS
45. Glossy fabric : SATEEN
46. Absolutely perfect : SPOTON
50. Mineo of "Exodus" : SAL
51. Zap in the microwave : NUKE
52. One of two in a Christmas song : TURTLEDOVE
59. "Axis of evil" land : IRAN
60. Stiller's partner in comedy : MEARA
61. Like thrift shop wares : USED
62. Snowman's prop : PIPE
63. Vows locale : ALTAR
64. Came into a base horizontally : SLID
65. Give off : EMIT
66. Down and out : NEEDY
67. Broadway honor : TONY
1. Peter the Great, e.g. : TSAR
2. Kent State locale : OHIO
3. Do a laundry chore : SORT
4. ___ beans (miso ingredients) : SOYA
5. Pattern named for a Scottish county : ARGYLE
6. Wall Street buys : BONDS
7. Morales of "La Bamba" : ESAI
8. Terrier in whodunits : ASTA
9. Isn't completely honest with : MISLEADS
10. Lecherous figure of Greek myth : SATYR
11. Everglades wader : EGRET
12. Chicken piece : THIGH
13. Drooping : SAGGY
21. Meter maid of song : RITA
25. Onetime Jeep mfr. : AMC
26. Tip, as a hat : DOFF
27. Earth Day subj. : ECOL
28. Foal's mother : MARE
29. Cutlass or 88 : OLDS
30. Haunted house sounds : MOANS
31. Mont Blanc, par exemple : ALPE
33. Well-behaved : GOOD
34. Article that may list survivors, in brief : OBIT
35. Burn soother : ALOE
36. Common bar order, with "the" : SAME
37. "That was ___ ..." : THEN
39. Movie double, often : STUNTMAN
42. "Def Comedy Jam" channel : HBO
43. Seat at a barn dance : BALE
45. Job interview topic : SALARY
46. Take potshots (at) : SNIPE
47. Jewish holiday when the book of Esther is read : PURIM
48. Cousin of a giraffe : OKAPI
49. Basic belief : TENET
50. Fine fiddle, for short : STRAD
53. River to the Ubangi : UELE
54. Credit card statement figure : RATE
55. Do some housecleaning : DUST
56. Capital on a fjord : OSLO
57. Way to a man's heart? : VEIN
58. Whirling water : EDDY

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