New York Times, Friday, January 13, 2006

Author: Eric Berlin
Editor: Will Shortz
Eric Berlin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQWXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 22 for Mr. Berlin. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2006, The New York Times
Across Down
1. See : DATE
5. Flexible prefix : AMBI
9. Cries for attention : AHEMS
14. Summoning : EVOCATION
16. With 13-Down, places for shooting stars : MOVIE
17. Bit : FELLFORIT
18. Take ___ (break) : AREST
19. They have African cousins : INDIANELEPHANTS
21. An eagle is on its flag : EGYPT
22. Pattern of scanning lines on a TV : RASTER
23. They can be choppy : SEAS
24. Bill for fine clothing? : BLASS
27. Argonaut who slew Castor : IDAS
29. "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice" co-star : ELLIOTTGOULD
32. Hard-rock center : ASA
35. One in a shelter, maybe : BAGLADY
36. ___ particle : PSI
37. Is in charge : CALLSTHETUNE
40. Beautiful people of literature : ELOI
41. "___ in the Park" (Rodgers and Hart song) : ATREE
42. He wrote a hit Broadway musical with Weill : NASH
46. Parts of some joints : TENONS
48. ___ ready : ATTHE
49. Rank last attained in 1950 : FIVESTARGENERAL
53. Imminent, old-style : ANEAR
54. Harmless reptile with a dangerous-sounding name : BULLSNAKE
55. "Somebody's Knockin'" singer ___ Gibbs : TERRI
56. Wannabe's efforts : EMULATION
57. Easy ___ : ASABC
58. Auto performance factor, informally : RPMS
59. Start of Massachusetts' motto : ENSE
1. Beards : DEFIES
2. Repay, in a way : AVENGE
3. "See?!" : TOLDYA
4. Dwarf : ECLIPSE
5. Piles : ATON
6. Entangle : MIRE
7. Not merely warm : BOIL
8. Like some commerce : INTERSTATE
9. Far Eastern female servants : AMAHS
10. "Good night, sweet prince" speaker : HORATIO
11. Now level : EVENEDUP
12. Cold northerly winds of southern France : MISTRALS
13. See 16-Across : SETS
15. ___ lot (very little) : AFAT
20. Late : PASTDUE
24. Sans subtlety : BLATANT
25. Jedi protector : LIGHTSABER
26. Many a surfer : AOLER
28. Cold war abbr. : SDI
30. Abbr. in a birth announcement : LBS
31. Med. specialty : GYN
32. Whiz : ACE
33. Premium product : SALTINES
34. Mediterranean succulent : ALOEVERA
38. Early form of Greek : LINEARB
39. Understanding, of sorts : ENTENTE
43. Transportation in a 1941 hit song : ATRAIN
44. Military toppers : SHAKOS
45. Amazon warrior killed by Achilles : HELENE
47. One of Hamlet's courtiers : OSRIC
48. Novelist Tina McElroy ___ : ANSA
49. ___ morgana (mirage) : FATA
50. Behind : RUMP
51. Down : GLUM
52. Some bent pipes : ELLS

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