New York Times, Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Author: Rob Cook
Editor: Will Shortz
Rob Cook
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQW} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Cook. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Meeting points : FOCI
5. Snifter filler : COGNAC
11. Duff beer server, on TV : MOE
14. Neighbor of Yemen : OMAN
15. Building with lots of wings : AVIARY
16. Hobby farm occupant : ANT
17. Talk in one's sleep? : RESTORATION
19. Dit's counterpart in Morse code : DAH
20. 1986 sci-fi sequel : ALIENS
21. "Who ___?" : AMI
22. Time piece? : ERA
23. Funk or punk : GENRE
24. Building the Berlin Wall? : REDACTION
27. School of William and Harry : ETON
28. Exams with three sects. : SATS
29. Janis's hubby in the funnies : ARLO
30. Old lottery org. : SSS
31. "Beowulf," e.g. : EPIC
32. Ready at any time : ONCALL
34. Equestrian addiction? : REINHABIT
36. Put into piles : ASSORT
39. Long-horned goat : IBEX
40. Abbr. in car ads : EPA
43. Atahualpa's people : INCA
44. Word before a discounted price : ONLY
45. Chuck wagon load : GRUB
46. Back burner? : REARRANGE
49. Goes bad : SOURS
50. German magazine ___ Spiegel : DER
51. Mag. wheels : EDS
52. Get ready to ride, with "up" : SADDLE
53. Six-Day War arm : UZI
54. Literacy campaign? : READMISSION
57. Disney collectible : CEL
58. United by treaty : ALLIED
59. Suffix with hypn- : OTIC
60. Take a whack : TRY
61. Eye site : NEEDLE
62. Protected state bird : NENE
1. Seeks food : FORAGES
2. Chefs flip them : OMELETS
3. Houses of cards? : CASINOS
4. Often-unpaid worker : INTERN
5. Bumper ___ : CARS
6. Fertility clinic stock : OVA
7. "Shoo!" : GIT
8. Nymphs of myth : NAIADS
9. Coffee lure : AROMA
10. Ambrose Bierce, notably : CYNIC
11. Dessert wine : MADEIRA
12. Hot, in Vegas : ONAROLL
13. It gives punch to punch : ETHANOL
18. Hit 1992 U2 "single" : ONE
24. Reason for a makeup game : RAIN
25. Dürer work : ETCHING
26. Mediator's skill : TACT
28. Rod at a roast : SPIT
31. Eternally, in verse : EER
32. Passé wedding vow verb : OBEY
33. Turn down : NIX
34. MGM sound effect : ROAR
35. Fully fit : ABLE
36. Ventilation system part : AIRDUCT
37. Blessing receiver : SNEEZER
38. In an alarming way : SCARILY
40. Well-versed : ERUDITE
41. Make off with : PURLOIN
42. Report card notation : ABSENCE
44. Marked down : ONSALE
45. Barry Bonds, to Willie Mays : GODSON
47. Played over : RERAN
48. Dancer with Fred : ADELE
49. Nordic flier : SAS
52. Flank : SIDE
55. Carried out : DID
56. Sportscaster Allen : MEL

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