New York Times, Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Author: Jim Hyres
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Hyres
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FGJQ} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Hyres. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Catch on a ranch : LASSO
6. Root beer brand : DADS
10. In : HOT
13. W.W. II conference site : YALTA
14. Counterpart of lyrics : MUSIC
15. Ending with pay or plug : OLA
16. #1 hit : CHARTTOPPER
18. Brooch : PIN
19. Country's McEntire : REBA
20. Summer coolers : ADES
21. Comforting words : ITSOK
23. Magazine and newspaper revenue source : ADSPACE
25. Larger-than-life : EPIC
26. Some 1960s-'70s attire : BELLBOTTOMS
31. Potpourri holder : SACHET
35. Directional suffix : ERN
36. www page creation tool : HTML
37. English horn relatives : OBOES
38. It can precede the starts of 16-, 26-, 43- and 58-Across and 10- and 33-Down : BAR
39. Muslim pilgrim's goal : MECCA
40. Alan of "Betsy's Wedding" : ALDA
41. Sunday offering: Abbr. : SER
42. Faulty shot, as in tennis : MISHIT
43. Watch : KEEPANEYEON
46. Carter of "Gimme a Break!" : NELL
47. Spa treatment : MUDBATH
52. Madrid museum : PRADO
54. Not orig. : IMIT
56. Middle name at Menlo Park : ALVA
57. ___ shot (joke follow-up) : RIM
58. However : NONETHELESS
61. Rocks in a glass : ICE
62. Skyrockets : ZOOMS
63. Prince's "Raspberry ___" : BERET
64. Deletes, with "out" : XES
65. "That wasn't good!" : OHNO
66. Dropped a line : WROTE
1. Stretchy synthetic : LYCRA
2. Sounded content : AAHED
3. Hearty slices : SLABS
4. Feedbag part : STRAP
5. Feedbag morsel : OAT
6. Pull a fast one on : DUPE
7. Egyptian slitherers : ASPS
8. Casino cube : DIE
9. Actor's reading : SCRIPT
10. Playground game : HOPSCOTCH
11. Mixed bag : OLIO
12. Fail miserably : TANK
14. Strut on the runway : MODEL
17. "Be silent," in scores : TACET
22. Worshipers' payments : TITHES
24. Lincoln and Vigoda : ABES
25. Seeming eternity : EON
27. '60s guru Timothy : LEARY
28. Shiverer's sound : BRR
29. Start of the 22nd century : MMCI
30. Strip under the mattress : SLAT
31. Enjoy a tub : SOAK
32. Up to the task : ABLE
33. Manhattan Project and Operation Overlord : CODENAMES
34. Piled up : HEAPED
38. Competition of sorts : BEE
39. Give a darn : MIND
41. NBC hit starting in '75 : SNL
42. Yap, so to speak : MOUTH
44. Mourning of the N.B.A. : ALONZO
45. Sends out : EMITS
48. Farm bundler : BALER
49. Bygone Olds : ALERO
50. Cable box holder : TVSET
51. Cause of sloppiness, maybe : HASTE
52. ___ fixe : PRIX
53. Paella need : RICE
54. Home ___ : INON
55. Staff note : MEMO
59. "La-la" preceder : OOH
60. "Charlotte's Web" author's monogram : EBW

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