New York Times, Thursday, November 27, 2008

Author: Patrick Berry
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Berry
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Rows: 16, Columns: 15, Words: 79, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 116 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite

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JimH notes: The second half of each theme answer recycles the letters of the first half.
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© 2008, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Attain new heights : CLIMB
6. Chile's ___ de Pascua : ISLA
10. Castaway's clothing : RAGS
14. Rapids transit? : CANOE
15. Established : STARTEDUP
17. Troubadours carried them : LUTES
18. Country that has won the most Cricket World Cups : AUSTRALIA
19. Poetic preposition : ERE
20. Parcel of land : TRACT
22. Export of 18-Across : OPALS
23. Day trader's wish : FASTBUCK
25. He brings people together : CUPID
26. Abound : TEEM
27. Stand and deliver : ORATE
29. Between : TWIXT
31. Zero ___ : INON
32. King in I Kings : AHAB
36. Dynasty in which Confucianism became dominant : HAN
37. Break away : SECEDE
39. Attained new heights : ROSE
40. Jump that may be doubled : AXEL
42. "I couldn't ___!" : RESIST
44. Accelerate : REV
45. Org. with a National Historic Landmark building in lower Manhattan : NYSE
46. Ex-senator Sam : NUNN
47. Op-ed piece : ESSAY
49. Bellyache : GRIPE
51. Danger for small craft : WAKE
52. Contemporary of Kepler : BRAHE
54. Formula formulators : CHEMISTS
58. Actor Shore : PAULY
59. Prince ___, Eddie Murphy's role in "Coming to America" : AKEEM
60. Step on it : HIE
61. Location of two of the classical Seven Wonders : ASIAMINOR
63. Domicile : ABODE
65. Spicy biscuit served at English teas : GINGERNUT
66. Sole pattern : TREAD
67. Cannonball Adderley's "Somethin' ___" : ELSE
68. Dr. ___, 1990s TV therapist : KATZ
69. Before sunrise : EARLY
1. Symbol seen on viola music : CCLEF
2. 1944 film noir by Preminger : LAURA
3. Digestive system parts with recycling? : INTESTINES
4. Baseball's Berg : MOE
5. Most promising options with recycling? : BESTBETS
6. Son of Sarah : ISAAC
7. Took a risk with recycling? : STUCKONESNECKOUT
8. Caboose's place : LAST
9. Upscale office décor : ART
10. Come back with recycling? : REAPPEAR
11. Two-time loser to Ike : ADLAI
12. Craft union of old : GUILD
13. Rest spots : SPAS
16. Freshwater catch : TROUT
21. Ingredient in a Bahama Mama : RUM
24. La. neighbor : TEX
25. Victorian gents' accessories : CANES
28. "The Age of Bronze" artist : RODIN
29. Comparative follower : THAN
30. Like Stilton cheese : WAXY
31. Put on a winter coat? : ICEUP
33. Livery blacksmith with recycling? : HORSESHOER
34. Like pirates : ASEA
35. Large group : BEVY
38. Naively optimistic Muppet : ERNIE
41. Imposition on drinking with recycling? : LEGALAGE
43. Sporting colleague with recycling? : TEAMMATE
48. Kind of run : SKI
50. Have common ends, in a way : RHYME
51. Lilliputian : WEE
52. So-called "king of herbs" : BASIL
53. Mayan pyramids, e.g. : RUINS
55. Enterprise rival : HERTZ
56. Like some currents : TIDAL
57. Poorly kept : SEEDY
58. Ask for by name : PAGE
59. Ballerina Pavlova : ANNA
62. Discommode : IRK
64. Sports ___ : BRA

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