New York Times, Friday, November 25, 2005

Author: Joe DiPietro
Editor: Will Shortz
Joe DiPietro
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQW} This is puzzle # 81 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Israel's Arens : MOSHE
6. Focus of an annual Fort Worth event : MISSTEXAS
15. Have ___ for : ANEED
16. Where Brits drive : ONTHELEFT
17. Passed out : DEALT
18. Examined, as another's affairs : PRIEDINTO
19. "Silent Spring" subj. : ECOL
20. Certain nobility : PEERS
21. Per ___ : DIEM
22. Reporter's item : NOTEPAD
24. Half a comedy duo : MEARA
25. Left in the dust : OUTRAN
26. Apple computers introduced in 1983 : LISAS
29. Embitterment : IRE
30. Draft choice : PALEALE
32. Photo ___ : LAB
35. Former empire abbr. : SSR
36. Cooling-off periods : ICEAGES
37. DDT banner : EPA
38. Some Caltech grads, for short : EES
39. Try to find : SEEKOUT
40. Broadcast inits. : APB
41. 1999 Stanley Cup winner : STARS
42. More and more? : TRIPLY
44. It's kind of corny : GRITS
47. Narrow-width mortar tile installation : THINSET
48. Tie up : LACE
49. Round of four : SEMIS
52. Shopper's convenience : TOTE
53. For the time being : ADINTERIM
55. They may be super : NOVAE
56. Powder used in paint pigment and matches : ZINCOXIDE
57. Sitting around : INERT
58. Pitch : EIGHTYSIX
59. Train crash site? : BERTH
1. Wasn't silent : MADENOISE
2. Short, as a meal : ONECOURSE
3. Abalone eaters : SEAOTTERS
4. "God Knows" author : HELLER
5. Setting for a Wash. Nats game : EDT
6. Alternative to a Segway : MOPED
7. About : INRE
8. Hullabaloo : STIR
9. "___ All That" (1999 comedy) : SHES
10. Clarinetist Lewis : TED
11. Shortens, in a way : ELIDES
12. City near Dayton : XENIA
13. Following : AFTER
14. Botanical opening : STOMA
20. Nostrum : PANACEA
23. Old Church of England opponents : PAPISTS
24. Toscanini and others : MAESTRI
26. Security issue : LEAKS
27. A "Spartan dog," according to Lodovico : IAGO
28. Investigators : SLEUTHS
31. Look of prurience : LEER
32. Hurdles : LEAPSOVER
33. Pastry shop treat : APPLETART
34. Kids always lose them : BABYTEETH
41. Fetor : STENCH
43. Chant : INTONE
44. Sugarcoating : GLAZE
45. They have a central meeting place : RADII
46. Sugarcoating : ICING
47. Citizen rival : TIMEX
49. Very hot : SEXY
50. Twin sister of Ares : ERIS
51. Late-60's fashion item : MIDI
54. Kid : TOT
55. Point : NIB

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