New York Times, Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Author: Lynn Lempel
Editor: Will Shortz
Lynn Lempel
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {KWZ} This is puzzle # 42 for Ms. Lempel. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. 500 sheets : REAM
5. Cuts down : FELLS
10. Panty raid prize : BRA
13. It takes a hammering : ANVIL
15. Roundup rope : LASSO
16. It might make a ewe turn : RAM
17. Late-arriving TV detective? : JOESATURDAY
19. Puppy's bark : YIP
20. Nimble circus performer : ACROBAT
21. Short-term govt. securities : TBILLS
23. Like a wallflower : SHY
24. Alpha's counterpart : OMEGA
27. Lesser-used PC key : ESC
28. Late-arriving actor of old? : FREDRICAPRIL
32. Classroom jottings : NOTES
35. Home for Adam and Eve : EDEN
36. Campus e-mail letters? : EDU
37. Verve : ELAN
38. Former U.N. head Kofi ___ : ANNAN
40. Fish with only minute fins : EELS
41. Harrison of "My Fair Lady" : REX
42. Work monotonously : PLOD
43. Like some needs : UNMET
44. Late-arriving singer/actress of old? : DORISEVENING
48. ___ of Good Feelings : ERA
49. Parcel out : ALLOT
50. Blackball : BAN
53. Knack : TALENT
56. Region of pre-Roman Italy : ETRURIA
58. ___ Lilly & Co. : ELI
59. Late-arriving disco singer? : DONNAAUTUMN
62. "Act your ___!" : AGE
63. Many Conan O'Brien lines : QUIPS
64. Down the hatch : EATEN
65. U.K. fliers : RAF
66. Word next to an arrow in a maze : START
67. Screen star Lamarr : HEDY
1. Indian royalty : RAJAS
2. Tennyson title hero ___ Arden : ENOCH
3. New York's ___ Fisher Hall : AVERY
4. Kind of soup at a Japanese restaurant : MISO
5. Having decorative grooves : FLUTED
6. Obstacle for a barber : EAR
7. Source of a hippie's high : LSD
8. Exam for A.B.A.-approved schools : LSAT
9. Protein-rich legume : SOYBEAN
10. "A little dab'll do ya" brand : BRYLCREEM
11. Complain bitterly : RAIL
12. Concert blasters : AMPS
14. Feats for Hercules : LABORS
18. Docile : TAME
22. AOL, for one : ISP
25. Monster defeated by Beowulf : GRENDEL
26. Slave entombed with Radames : AIDA
28. Swamp : FEN
29. 100 years: Abbr. : CEN
30. Just loafing : IDLE
31. The hots : LUST
32. Jock's counterpart : NERD
33. Margarine : OLEO
34. Government's gift to I.R.S. filers : TAXRELIEF
38. Drink from a stein : ALE
39. Star of changing brightness : NOVA
40. Official lang. of Guyana : ENG
42. Manners : PSANDQS
43. Erroneous : UNTRUE
45. Fury : IRE
46. Atlanta Braves' div. : NLEAST
47. Tiny bit : IOTA
50. "Et tu, ___?" : BRUTE
51. Got ready to shoot : AIMED
52. Kids' caretaker : NANNY
53. Shred : TEAR
54. Sea lettuce, e.g. : ALGA
55. Talk up : TOUT
57. One of the Four Corners states : UTAH
60. Actress Peeples : NIA
61. "Car Talk" airer : NPR

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