New York Times, Friday, May 22, 2009

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JKQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 252 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2009, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Magazine since 1850 : HARPERS
8. Enlightens : INFORMS
15. Accepted PayPal payments, e.g. : ETAILED
16. Cry upon reaching an impasse : NOWWHAT
17. Verne's Fogg : PHILEAS
18. Lens-grinding Dutch philosopher : SPINOZA
19. Bill sharer : COSTAR
20. Stay up nights, say : STEW
21. Acad. goal : DEG
22. Within : AMID
23. Scandalmonger's love : DIRT
24. Goal-oriented superstar? : PELE
25. Ravel's "Boléro" calls for one : TENORSAX
28. Such that one might : SOASTO
30. Assets : WEALTH
32. It may be striking : UNION
33. "Not in my experience" : ICANTSAYASIHAVE
37. Celestial neighbor of Scorpius : NORMA
38. Private : INSIDE
39. Crack, e.g. : DAMAGE
41. "Wait'll you see this!" : ITSALULU
45. Its sports teams are called the Phoenix : ELON
46. Accolade for a great play : TONY
48. Hubbard of science fiction : LRON
49. "I didn't need to know all that!," informally : TMI
50. Whipped up : MADE
51. Real low life? : AMEBAE
53. Frequent flier's credit : AIRMILE
55. It's heard before many a face-off : OCANADA
56. Sluggard's problem : INERTIA
57. Makes warmer, maybe, as boots : RELINES
58. Selling point for some lights : LESSTAR
59. It might improve your focus : EYECARE
1. Old swing digger : HEPCAT
2. In familiar territory : ATHOME
3. ___ bread : RAISIN
4. Its teeth were actually a chimpanzee's : PILTDOWNMAN
5. Home of Parmenides : ELEA
6. Can : REAR
7. Port Huron Statement grp. : SDS
8. Music producer: Abbr. : INSTR
9. Apartment restriction : NOPETS
10. E-mail disclaimer : FWIW
11. Consistently defeat, in slang : OWN
12. It was NE of Bechuanaland : RHODESIA
13. Literally, "good luck" : MAZELTOV
14. Initial part : STAGEONE
20. Cardinal that looks the same when viewed upside down : SIXTYNINE
23. Ocean, in Mongolian : DALAI
24. Of fraternities and sororities collectively : PANHELLENIC
26. Change the price on : RETAG
27. World's first carrier with a transpolar route : SAS
29. "Under Two Flags" novelist, 1867 : OUIDA
31. Precipitate : HASTY
33. Blow-by-blow : INDETAIL
34. Where pit stops are made to get fuel? : COALMINE
35. Bedroom furniture : ARMOIRES
36. Provider or wearer of some hand-me-downs : SIS
40. Stand-in for unnamed others : ETALIA
42. It has a twin city in the Midwest : URBANA
43. Construction machine : LOADER
44. Distress : UNEASE
47. "___ Cassio!": Othello : ODEAR
50. Paw : MITT
51. ___-deucy : ACEY
52. Like some electrical plugs : MALE
54. Questionnaire check box option : MRS
55. 100ths of a krona : ORE

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