New York Times, Saturday, December 27, 2003

Author: Adam Cohen
Editor: Will Shortz
Adam Cohen
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JWZ} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Cohen. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. What lions and lambs rarely do : COHABIT
8. Secretly : ONTHEQT
15. Green shade : AVOCADO
16. Busy : BAROQUE
17. Common allergen : PETHAIR
18. Name meaning "God is with us" : EMANUEL
19. Mathematician who was the subject of "The Man Who Loved Only Numbers" : ERDOS
20. Edd's "77 Sunset Strip" co-star : EFREM
22. Yerkes Center inhabitant : APE
23. "Bye now" : CIAO
24. Aerospace transmitter : TIROS
25. 1960's-70's soul record label : STAX
26. Natl. Adopt-a-Dog Month : OCT
27. Taken in : EATEN
28. Slangy hypothetical : SPOSE
29. Cobalt : DEEPBLUE
31. Bow and others : CLARAS
32. It's set on the far right : SOUPSPOON
34. Tons : OCEANS
37. Herbal stress reliever : KAVAKAVA
41. Satanic : NASTY
42. Cute Valentine : KAREN
43. ___ in Quebec : QAS
44. Otolaryngolo-gists, for short : ENTS
45. Instrument heard on "Within You Without You" : SITAR
46. Willa Cather's "One of ___" : OURS
47. Fr. martyress, maybe : STE
48. Blue supergiant known as Alpha Cygni : DENEB
49. San Diego tourist attraction : SHAMU
50. Haberdashery purchases : TIEPINS
52. Wife of Nero : OCTAVIA
54. Collectively : ENMASSE
55. Un-p.c. activity : LEERING
56. Opener : PASSKEY
57. 1950's Mouseketeer : ANNETTE
1. House style : CAPECOD
2. Drink order : OVERICE
3. Much-anticipated social event : HOTDATE
4. It may initiate a blessing : ACHOO
5. Farm calls : BAAS
6. First name in tyranny : IDI
7. Cut a rug : TOREITUP
8. Shakespearean king : OBERON
9. Directory contents : NAMES
10. Tube alternative : TRAM
11. Sweets : HON
12. Dividing line : EQUATOR
13. "What's shaking?" : QUEPASA
14. Pre-Internet communications : TELEXES
21. Rink event : FREESKATE
24. Bone just above the foot : TALUS
25. Paddle : SPANK
27. Carving medium : EBONY
28. "McSorley's Bar" painter : SLOAN
30. Jr. year events : PSATS
31. Spy's need : COVER
33. It has a mathematical focus : PARABOLA
34. Lively ballroom dance : ONESTEP
35. Bar : CANTINA
36. Reveres : ESTEEMS
38. Caraway-flavored liquor : AQUAVIT
39. Coyote, to a sheep rancher : VARMINT
40. Quiet : ASSUAGE
42. Grafton sleuth ___ Millhone : KINSEY
45. It may be common : SENSE
46. Orchard Field, after 1949 : OHARE
48. It's committed to memory : DISK
49. British gun : STEN
51. ___ de bourrée (ballet movement) : PAS
53. Long time: Abbr. : CEN

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