New York Times, Friday, October 31, 2008

Author: Jim Page
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Page
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 100 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Take in : ADOPT
6. Unenthusiastic response : WHOCARES
14. Companion of Hearst at San Simeon castle : DAVIES
16. Like friendship bracelets : HANDMADE
17. Dualistic deity : AMENRA
18. Club restriction : AGELIMIT
19. Ordinary human being : MEREMORTAL
21. Z preceder : ATO
22. Signs of disuse : WEBS
23. Big exporter of diamonds: Abbr. : ISR
24. Black Forest resort : BADEN
26. Maestro ___ de Waart : EDO
27. "___ It Grand, Boys" (Irish standard) : ISNT
29. See 35-Down : SALADS
30. Hostess's ___ Balls : SNO
31. Little something : NOSH
32. Equal : ARE
33. "Easy does it!" : TAKEADEEPBREATH
39. Grp. for counselors : ABA
40. Capital of the Apulia region : BARI
41. Not much at all : SOU
42. "Good Guys Wear Black" star, 1978 : NORRIS
45. Golfer Aoki : ISAO
46. Blood : KIN
47. Not worth ___ : ACENT
48. Private instructor: Abbr. : SGT
49. Drink with a straw : MALT
50. Box: Abbr. : CTN
51. Strength of character : MORALFIBER
54. Literally, "sheltered harbor" : HONOLULU
57. Mean : DENOTE
58. Does some body work? : OPERATES
59. Some porters : STOUTS
60. Far from macho : SISSYISH
61. Cultural doings in Cádiz : ARTES
1. Actor voicing the mayor on "Family Guy" : ADAMWEST
2. Aussie with purple hair and ornate glasses : DAMEEDNA
3. Be too reserved? : OVERBOOK
4. Languishes : PINES
5. Stretch in a seat : TERM
6. "Easy does it!" : WHATSTHEBIGRUSH
7. Sammy nicknamed "The Red Rocker" : HAGAR
8. 1977 memoir set at Harvard : ONEL
9. Year Marcian became emperor : CDL
10. Bud abroad : AMI
11. Open-sided porch : RAMADA
12. Made a long story short? : EDITED
13. Sisters of Charity founder and family : SETONS
15. ___ Jorge (Azores island) : SAO
20. ___ cycle : RINSE
24. Chicago's Little Village, e.g. : BARRIO
25. Out of harm's way, in a way : ALEE
27. Presently : INABIT
28. Ballpark concessionaire's offerings : SODAS
29. Nazareth native, e.g. : SABRA
34. Win : EARN
35. With 29-Across, picnic dishes : PASTA
36. Try to get dirt on, say : ASKABOUT
37. Process of grooming and dressing oneself : TOILETTE
38. Artemis or Atalanta : HUNTRESS
42. Some chips : NACHOS
43. They have many suction cups : OCTOPI
44. Capital of the Brittany region : RENNES
48. Ones underfoot? : SOLES
49. Hardly worth mentioning : MINOR
51. Longtime La Scala music director : MUTI
52. Church with elders: Abbr. : LDS
53. Topping on Mediterranean pizza : FETA
55. Connecting words in logic : ORS
56. Spend, with "out" : LAY

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