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New York Times, Saturday, November 14, 2009

Author:
Joe Krozel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe Krozel

This puzzle:

Rows: 16, Columns: 15 Words: 75, Blocks: 34 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 4, (1 quad stack) This is puzzle # 30 for Mr. Krozel. NYT links: Across Lite
Jim Horne notes:

This is the first NYT puzzle to stack four 15-letter answers.

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© 2009, The New York TimesNo. 1114 ( 21,921 )
Across
1
Deserves a deal? : ANTES
6
Many a Roman numeral : YEAR
10
6-Across, for one : SPAN
14
Ref : ZEBRA
15
"Call ___" (1974 hit) : ONME
16
Little ___ : ORNO
17
Spoil : TAINT
18
2009 Sugar Bowl champs : UTES
19
Good or bad intake : FATS
20
Certain large couch : ELL
21
It's all downhill from here : APEX
22
Hue similar to chrome lemon : MAIZE
23
Like some building blocks : CELLULAR
26
"Tootsie" Oscar nominee : GARR
27
Third-generation man, in the Bible : ENOS
28
Charter : LET
29
"___ for That" (1939 hit) : IGO
32
Overhead shower : INCOMESTATEMENT
37
1988 comedy starring Richard Dreyfuss and Raul Julia : MOONOVERPARADOR
38
Song with the lyric "City of a million warm embraces" : ARRIVEDERCIROMA
39
Pomelo relatives : MANDARINORANGES
40
Word for a storm : SHE
41
Inverted hanger? : BAT
42
Uninvited rooter : MOLE
43
Pol. convention attendees : DELS
45
Where things are bolted down on base : MESSROOM
49
Jet-black : SABLE
51
Season tally : WINS
52
Big do : FRO
53
Russians call it the Mother of Cities : KIEV
54
One of the folks : MAMA
55
Cry of exasperation : IQUIT
57
What comes to a head of France? : IDEE
58
Didn't bomb at all : ACED
59
Beaux-arts setting : MUSEE
60
Etym. followers, often : DEFS
61
Tenor Cura : JOSE
62
Kitchen waste : PEELS
Down
1
Like some ruins : AZTEC
2
Former Canucks coach Harry : NEALE
3
One maturing quickly, for short : TBILL
4
Direction follower : ERN
5
Watched, in a way : SAT
6
"That was the turnoff!" : YOUPASSEDIT
7
It may start a scene : ENTER
8
Charging giant, informally : AMEX
9
Monitor stat : RES
10
Yet : SOFAR
11
Natural tunnel creator : PRAIRIEDOG
12
1998 film featuring Colonel Cutter : ANTZ
13
Pliers part : NOSE
21
Alternative medicine treatments : ALOEVERAS
22
Some are raw : MATERIALS
24
Russian writer Andreyev : LEONID
25
Not to be persuaded : UNMOVABLE
26
Convey : GETACROSS
28
Renoir at the Getty : LAPROMENADE
30
Item sometimes planted in a garden : GNOME
31
Others, to Andalusians : OTRAS
32
Some clerics : IMAMS
33
Singer Jones : NORAH
34
Something to make a hash of : CORNEDBEEF
35
One way around Spain : TREN
36
Miser of literature : MARNER
44
Noted workshop workers : ELVES
45
Tacit storytellers : MIMES
46
Valuable : OFUSE
47
Large bay : ORIEL
48
Grains : MOTES
49
A screech may accompany it : SKID
50
Right hand : AIDE
51
1993 standoff site : WACO
54
Key tag?: Abbr. : MAJ
55
Nanny tester : IMP
56
Its flag has four fleurs-de-lis: Abbr. : QUE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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