New York Times, Saturday, January 28, 2006

Author: Dana Motley
Editor: Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJQVX} This is puzzle # 27 for Ms. Motley. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Easily swindled sort : LAMB
5. Baby with big eyes : OWLET
10. They're not good : ILLS
14. Like some hurricanes : ASEA
15. ___ Island : RHODE
16. Secluded spot : NOOK
17. Fine-tuner : DIAL
18. Midlevel math course : GEOMETRYII
20. Some important decisions : LANDMARKS
22. Really let have it : ROAST
23. Wreathes : ENTWINES
24. Loud succession of sounds : PEAL
25. It's debatable : ISSUE
26. Mouth burner : RADISH
29. Goes over : SPANS
32. Fictional mariner and others : NEMOS
34. Dam, e.g. : SHE
35. You might get into it before going under : WETSUIT
37. Jet pump for fluid withdrawal : EDUCTOR
39. Carrier with Tokyo hdqrs. : ANA
40. George ___, German-American artist known for vitriolic caricature : GROSZ
42. Some wines : ROSES
43. 13-Down creator : GAGMAN
45. Old empire member : AZTEC
47. Singer Cantrell : LANA
48. Leaves in the kitchen : TARRAGON
52. Academy offering : AWARD
54. Picture tube : KINESCOPE
55. Historic ship that sank on Christmas Day : SANTAMARIA
57. Ned Beatty's role in "Superman" : OTIS
58. Bureau: Abbr. : AGCY
59. River through Newark, England : TRENT
60. 1955 Tony winner for "Quadrille" : LUNT
61. Source of some pressure, maybe : PEER
62. Go (along) : MOSEY
63. Lummoxes : APES
1. It may hang on a pot : LADLE
2. Like Filipinos : ASIAN
3. Not inadvertent : MEANT
4. Some pianos : BALDWINS
5. Appendixes, e.g. : ORGANS
6. For what purpose : WHEREUNTO
7. Quick survey : LOOKSEE
8. Teachers' degs. : EDMS
9. It's ball-bearing : TEE
10. Advance : INROAD
11. Stalwarts : LOYALISTS
12. Two-time Newbery winner ___ Lowry : LOIS
13. Funny number : SKIT
19. Ones keeping a firm balance? : TREASURERS
21. African beauty : MISSUGANDA
24. Get going : PROD
27. Place for a tap : SHOE
28. "___ to Hold" (1943 film musical) : HERS
29. Spoils : SWAG
30. 1990's transportation secretary : PENA
31. Just by scanning : ATAGLANCE
33. Department store area : MEZZANINE
36. Soap opera creator ___ Phillips : IRNA
38. Corporation whose stock symbol is KO : COCACOLA
41. They send things up : SATIRES
44. Real bitter-ender : MARTYR
46. Compact : TREATY
49. Mustered : GOTUP
50. Imagine : OPINE
51. Animal shelters : NESTS
52. Order ender : ASAP
53. Carry on : WAGE
54. Syrup brand : KARO
56. Big inits. in 1970's TV : MTM

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