New York Times, Saturday, November 27, 1999

Author: Patrick D. Berry
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Berry
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQWX} Spans: 2 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Explorer Vasco Núñez de ___ : BALBOA
7. Part of a loading zone, maybe : RAMP
11. Up in arms : FURIOUS
12. Word of parting : ADIOS
14. Melbourne is its capital : VICTORIA
15. Warner-Lambert product : ZANTAC
17. Kind of price : ASKING
18. Noted buffalo hunters : NEZPERCE
20. Won't meet : SHUNS
21. Waited : SAT
22. Cave-dweller : TROLL
23. Book marks : TYPE
24. Whimpered : PULED
26. Crossjack, e.g. : SAIL
27. Noted TV debut of 9/8/66 : STARTREK
30. Calypso offshoot : SKA
31. Anonymous work, often : POISONPENLETTER
35. That girl in "That Girl" : ANN
36. "O curse of ___!": Othello : MARRIAGE
37. Hunger : ITCH
39. Like some mouthwashes : MINTY
40. How workaholics often work : LATE
44. Billing matters : ROLES
46. "Something just crossed my mind..." : SAY
47. Beg off : DEMUR
48. Homer, e.g. : EPICPOET
50. "Guys and Dolls" locale : HAVANA
51. Aircraft designer Douglas of Douglas Aircraft : DONALD
52. Details : ITEMIZES
54. Rank : FETID
55. File destroyers : VIRUSES
56. Installs : SETS
57. Took off (with) : ELOPED
1. Advice for a gloomy Gus : BUCKUP
2. Highbrowism : ARTINESS
3. Roman Colosseum sights : LIONS
4. Wimbledon champ for five years straight : BORG
5. Nice response : OUI
6. "You might also consider..." : ASANALTERNATIVE
7. Tease : RAZZ
8. Fight extinction, maybe : ADAPT
9. Lightheaded people? : MINERS
10. Sunday entree : POTROAST
11. Suspicious : FISHY
13. Resembling a spore : SACLIKE
14. Wide-ranging : VAST
16. Last position : CELLAR
19. All the time in the world : ETERNITY
21. Party line? : SURPRISE
24. Clipper name : PANAM
25. Airport worry : DELAY
28. Barnyard male : TOM
29. Powder site : KEG
31. Like waltzers : PAIRED
32. Handily handling : ONTOPOF
33. Banks : INCLINES
34. Air : TELEVISE
38. Witchcraft goddess, in Greek myth : HECATE
41. Blown away : AMAZED
42. Whistlers' whistles : TUNES
43. Postwar period and others : ERAS
45. Thieves' arrangement : SPLIT
47. Obstruct : DAMUP
49. Factor in decision-making : ODDS
50. Achilles, e.g. : HERO
53. Up to,informally : TIL

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