New York Times, Friday, July 16, 2010

Author: Mel Rosen
Editor: Will Shortz
Mel Rosen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. Rosen. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Counter act : SCAN
5. One reported to the Better Business Bureau : SCAM
9. Woe for the unwary : SNARE
14. "___ quiet!" : OHBE
15. Like many indies : ARTY
16. Attack as a young boxer might : NIPAT
17. One side in the Battle of Cold Harbor : REBS
18. Very small parts : MILLIONTHS
20. Meteorology, e.g. : EARTHSCIENCE
22. Go caving : SPELUNK
23. Cry from a stuck-up person? : STOPHIM
27. Chicken George player in "Roots" : VEREEN
29. Like some hush puppies : ONIONY
30. "Donnie Brasco" grp. : FBI
32. Near midnight, say : LATEN
34. "Brokeback Mountain" role : ENNIS
35. Eschew exertion : LOAF
37. Bad lover? : DEVIL
39. Bearer of trumpet-shaped flowers : SEGO
40. Branch of zool. : ENTOM
42. Find another tenant for : RELET
44. "Lo! in ___ brilliant window-niche ...": Poe : YON
45. Female adviser : EGERIA
47. Seize again : REGRAB
49. Snake intake : RODENTS
51. Carting fee : DRAYAGE
54. Online reference for all things "Star Wars" : WOOKIEEPEDIA
56. Buzz sources : RUMORMILLS
59. Some police officers: Abbr. : SGTS
60. Subject for un poeta : AMORE
61. Baker's accessory : MITT
62. Myoglobin component : HEME
63. Game with half-elves, informally : DANDD
64. Word in many cruise ships' names : SEAS
65. 10-time Silver Slugger Award winner, familiarly : AROD
1. Dermatology topics : SORES
2. Not built to last : CHEAP
3. Short-term? : ABBREVIATED
4. Oh Henry! maker : NESTLE
5. "Golf Begins at Forty" writer : SAMSNEAD
6. One involved in bowling balls : CRICKETER
7. Husband of Gudrun : ATLI
8. Lee ___ (transmission repair chain) : MYLES
9. Icy treat : SNOCONE
10. Skittles : NINEPINS
11. Easily taught : APT
12. Bit of motivational speech : RAH
13. Some "Space Patrol" characters, for short : ETS
19. Hooked on : INTO
21. Pitch : HURL
24. Guinness's "most fearless animal" : HONEYBADGER
25. Society of Jesus founder ___ López de Loyola : INIGO
26. Last words of Kipling's "If" : MYSON
28. Alternative for now : NEVER
30. Old Dubble Bubble maker : FLEER
31. It's not played with sticks : BONGO
33. Alexandria is in it : NILEDELTA
36. Its page numbers are often Roman numerals : FOREWORD
38. Airplane seat features : LEGRESTS
41. Studied some, with "in" : MINORED
43. Corner : TRAP
46. Small matter? : ATOM
48. H. Rider Haggard heroine : AYESHA
50. Hardly pores over : SKIMS
52. U.S. facility in Cuba, for short : GITMO
53. Made smooth : EASED
55. First name in 1970s tennis : ILIE
56. Gnarly : RAD
57. Janeane's co-star in "The Truth About Cats & Dogs" : UMA
58. Back-to-sch. time : MON

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