New York Times, Thursday, July 9, 2009

Author: Ashish Vengsarkar
Editor: Will Shortz
Ashish Vengsarkar
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Rows: 15, Columns: 16, Words: 77, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVX} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Vengsarkar. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Taps may be heard in them : CAMPS
6. Debra of "The Ten Commandments" : PAGET
11. Joe Friday's employer, for short : LAPD
15. "See you later, alligator" : ADIOS
16. National alternative : ALAMO
17. Bogotá bears : OSOS
18. [I don't care] : SHRUG
19. TROT? : TORTREFORM
21. HATER? : HEARTTRANSPLANT
23. Bursts of energy? : ERGS
24. Gut reaction? : OOF
25. Westerns : OATERS
27. Teensy : WEE
28. ___ Harbour, Fla. : BAL
29. N.F.L. position: Abbr. : CTR
31. "Rough winds do shake the darling buds of ___": Shak. : MAY
32. Love all, say : NOSCORE
34. Broadcasting : ONAIR
36. RIFTS? : FIRSTAMENDMENT
39. San Juan native, slangily : RICAN
40. Cold shower? : REDNOSE
41. Sioux Falls-to-St. Paul dir. : ENE
42. 1040 ID : SSN
43. Tattoo, in slang : INK
44. Mother, in British dialect : MAM
47. Z producer : NISSAN
50. Tallahassee sch. : FSU
51. Tent event : SALE
52. GATES? : STAGEADAPTATION
56. HOSE? : SHOEREPAIR
57. Walks : PATHS
58. World's largest particle physics lab : CERN
59. Two-time Banderas role : ZORRO
60. Stern, for one : ISAAC
61. Beliefs : ISMS
62. Some blades : EPEES
63. Attempt some Internet fraud : PHISH
1. Snack item whose name suggests a 42-Down? : CASHEW
2. Stick : ADHERE
3. Las Vegas attraction, with "The" : MIRAGE
4. Serves, say : POURS
5. Army NCO : SSGT
6. Cruisers : PATROLCARS
7. "Half ___ is better ..." : ALOAF
8. First senator in space : GARN
9. CPR experts : EMTS
10. Lethargy : TORPOR
11. Lite : LOFAT
12. In unison : ASONEMAN
13. Many a White House artwork : PORTRAIT
14. Mil. honor : DSM
20. She, in Brasília : ELA
22. Clink preceder : TOAST
26. Neighbor of Turk. : SYR
28. Cap'n's underling : BOSN
29. Street ___ : CRED
30. Racket makers? : TENNISPROS
32. Colt fans, for short? : NRA
33. Augury : OMEN
34. Stop on the Trans-Siberian Railway : OMSK
35. Originally : NEE
36. Paint and shellac, for example : FINISHES
37. Power outage cause : ICESTORM
38. Coffee mate? : DONUT
39. Rapper MC ___ : REN
42. Cold response? : SNEEZE
44. Drink at Trader Vic's : MAITAI
45. Hello and goodbye : ALOHAS
46. Good guy : MENSCH
48. Composer Camille Saint-___ : SAENS
49. U.S.D.A. part: Abbr. : AGR
50. Renaissance ___ : FAIRE
51. Store that's hard to find : STASH
53. Each : APOP
54. Truth alternative : DARE
55. "You're ___, ya know that?": Archie Bunker : APIP
56. 58-Across subj. : SCI

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