New York Times, Saturday, October 15, 2005

Author: Paula Gamache
Editor: Will Shortz
Paula Gamache
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 11 for Ms. Gamache. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Like some Old Masters : FLEMISH
8. Epithets : LABELS
14. Flop : LAYANEGG
16. Complete circuit : ONELAP
17. Runner's place : ICESKATE
18. "Casablanca" words repeated before "as if it were the last time" : KISSME
19. Not hard : MOLTEN
20. Flexible fastener : TWISTTIE
22. Pickled : FRIED
23. 11-member grp. : CSA
24. Public debt instrument : EBOND
25. 18-Across speaker : LUND
26. Top : SHIRT
28. Amalfi articles : UNAS
29. Chemical ending : ANE
30. Better than O.K. : DARNGOOD
32. Cantina request : MARGARITANOSALT
37. Wilde and Yeats : IRISHMEN
38. ___-jongg : MAH
39. Trudge : SLOG
42. Range rover : STEER
43. Shelter dug into a hillside : ABRI
44. Itty bits : IOTAS
46. Geezers' grunts : EHS
47. "___ of the Times" (1966 Petula Clark hit) : ASIGN
48. Automated answering machine base : MAINMENU
50. Petulance : SPLEEN
51. "Likewise" : IDOTOO
52. "Out of the question" : NOCHANCE
54. Cut : LESION
55. Sleeper, for one : TRAINCAR
56. Builds : ERECTS
57. Arch sites : INSTEPS
1. Hustle : FLIMFLAM
2. Port from which the Spanish Armada departed in 1588 : LACORUNA
3. Goth's look enhancer : EYELINER
4. Like a brig : MASTED
5. Final, as a deal : INKED
6. Penn name : SEAN
7. Info request from a computer dating service: Abbr. : HGT
8. Evildoer of Asgard : LOKI
9. Dill relative : ANISE
10. Cronies : BESTBUDS
11. Catcher for Whitey in the 1960's Yankees : ELSTON
12. Veneer : LAMINA
13. Floors it : SPEEDS
15. Becomes competitive : GETSINTHEHUNT
21. Military practice : WARGAMES
23. Name : CHRISTEN
26. Pinned attire : SARIS
27. Skin refresher : TONER
30. Org. whose first president general was first lady Caroline Harrison : DAR
31. Suffix with ball : OON
33. Walloping : GIGANTIC
34. Atmosphere : AMBIENCE
35. Fund designation : LARGECAP
36. Dilutants : THINNERS
39. Float like a butterfly, say : SIMILE
40. Construction machine : LOADER
41. Indolent : OTIOSE
43. Not on the level : ASLANT
45. Utah senator who lent his name to a 1930 tariff act : SMOOT
47. Prey for a ladybug : APHIS
49. Time immemorial : EONS
50. View by computer tomography : SCAN
53. "… ___ quit!" : ORI

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