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New York Times, Thursday, July 28, 2011

Author:
Alan Arbesfeld
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alan Arbesfeld

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 94 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
Jim Horne notes:

In this UP rebus with a twist, Down answers that include UP must be read upwards. For example, 3 Down, "Prince's partner," is PAUPER.

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B
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A
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R
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N
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G
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UP
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D
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UP
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H
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A
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B
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UP
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D
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C
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A
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W
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N
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0728 ( 22,542 )
Across
1
Dig : BARB
5
Ten Commandments verb : SHALT
10
"___ Lake" : SWAN
14
Baltic Sea feeder : ODER
15
Villainous monk in "The Da Vinci Code" : SILAS
16
"Now I get it," facetiously : AHSO
17
Fizzle : GOUPINSMOKE
19
Refill when you don't really need to : TOPUP
20
Irks : GRATESON
21
Hoe and weed, e.g. : TOIL
23
Anatomical dividers : SEPTA
24
Met the qualifications : MEASUREDUP
28
Env. enclosure : LTR
30
Shared with, as a secret : LETINON
31
Scottish hillside : BRAE
34
Regarding : ASTO
37
___ élémentaire : ECOLE
38
Director Jacquet of "March of the Penguins" : LUC
39
Pay sudden attention to : SITUPFOR
41
Actor Johnson of "Plan 9 From Outer Space" : TOR
42
Taken : INUSE
44
This, in Toledo : ESTO
45
A.C.C. athlete : TERP
46
Films, of a sort : PATINAS
48
"Curb Your Enthusiasm" shower : HBO
50
Confronts : STANDSUPTO
53
Record store section : OPERA
57
Amateurish : BUSH
58
Warning often shouted too late : ITSATRAP
60
Some hairstyles : UPDOS
62
Prove lacking : COMEUPSHORT
64
Suffer from : HAVE
65
Old Olds : ALERO
66
Starting point for un inventeur : IDEE
67
Pygmy couple? : WYES
68
Greek island where Zeus was said to be raised : NAXOS
69
Starting point : SEED
Down
1
Five-time A.L. batting champ : BOGGS
2
Like a great deal : ADORE
3
Prince's partner : PAUPER
4
Peanutty candy : BRITTLE
5
Indication of deflation : SSSS
6
Message on many a stadium sign : HIMOM
7
How Rubik's Cube is best solved : ALONE
8
"Mighty ___ a Rose" : LAK
9
Airborne African menace : TSETSE
10
Like the Harvard Lampoon : SATIRIC
11
It may be the only thing in a bar : WHOLENOTE
12
Crawling African menace : ASP
13
Over : UPON
18
Peachy : NEAT
22
Peripheral : OUTER
25
Flying : ALOFT
26
Sadness : DOLOR
27
Union requirement, maybe? : PRENUP
29
Thor Heyerdahl craft : RAI
31
Little things on screens : BLIPS
32
Quickly approach : RUNAT
33
Slightly better than : ACUTABOVE
35
Bothers : UPSETS
36
Overseer of schools: Abbr. : SUPT
39
Ships : SENDS
40
"Good one!" : OOH
43
They may be cleared with a spray : SINUSES
45
Daredevil's challenge : TOPTHIS
47
Trash receptacle : ASHCAN
49
Fancy wraps : BOAS
51
Citizen rival : TIMEX
52
New Mexico county : OTERO
54
Wear down : ERODE
55
___ show : RAREE
56
Michael who directed the Bond film "The World Is Not Enough" : APTED
59
Tomato and vegetable : SOUPS
60
Beat and how! : WHUP
61
Time piece? : DAY
63
Pay back? : OLA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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