New York Times, Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Author: Patrick Merrell
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Merrell
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 58 for Mr. Merrell. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Swedish flag symbol : CROSS
6. Computer unit : BYTE
10. They take pics : CAMS
14. Musical speed : TEMPO
15. Rod attachment : REEL
16. Cheers for el matador : OLES
17. Comic Williams appears in commercials : ROBINHAWKS
19. Knowledgeable about : UPON
20. Golfer Tom gulps : KITESWALLOWS
22. Job parameters, for short : SPECS
24. "That is ___ commentary ?" : ASAD
25. Gripped : HELD
26. Store runner: Abbr. : MGR
28. "___ Hope" (old soap opera) : RYANS
32. Form of "to be" : ARE
33. Entry in an ice-skating competition : PAIR
35. People wonder if it'll play there : PEORIA
36. Globetrotter Lemon avoids a punch : MEADOWLARKDUCKS
39. Remove bandaging from : UNTAPE
40. ___ stick : POGO
41. Hurry : HIE
42. Noodles : PASTA
43. Candy in a dispenser : PEZ
44. Moistens : WETS
45. Vicinity : AREA
47. Fictional Scarlett : OHARA
49. Author Jonathan shows his unhappiness : SWIFTGROUSES
54. New Zealander : KIWI
55. Pitcher Gossage celebrates a victory : GOOSECROWS
59. Object of worship : IDOL
60. Axlike tool with a curved blade : ADZE
61. When repeated, an ogler's cry : HUBBA
62. Spanish child : NENE
63. Bar bottles : RYES
64. Early computer : ENIAC
1. Municipal bldg. : CTR
2. Early auto inits. : REO
3. Govt. fiscal grp. : OMB
4. Like a punk rocker's hair, maybe : SPIKED
5. Seattle cager, for short : SONIC
6. Scottish hillside : BRAE
7. Hedgerow trees : YEWS
8. William Shatner sci-fi novel : TEKWAR
9. "___ Dream" ("Lohengrin" aria) : ELSAS
10. Favor-asker's query : COULDYOU
11. Bowlful for Spot : ALPO
12. Plaint near a bowl of milk : MEOW
13. Nine-digit ID's : SSNS
18. Alts. : HTS
21. Major U.S./Mexico border crossing : LAREDO
22. One of the Williams sisters : SERENA
23. Pants folds : PLEATS
25. Make corny, as a skit : HAMUP
26. Bag thickness : MIL
27. Red or green fruit : GRAPE
29. Sagittarius, with "the" : ARCHER
30. Soviet leader Khrushchev : NIKITA
31. Encls. to editors : SASES
33. Warhol genre : POPART
34. Amaze : AWE
35. U.P.S. delivery: Abbr. : PKG
37. Information collection on a computer : DATAFILE
38. "Frasier" woman : ROZ
43. Mad magazine content : PARODY
44. Appeared in a publication : WASRUN
46. Actress Samantha : EGGAR
47. Sweet suffix : OSE
48. Ford's "Six Days Seven Nights" co-star : HECHE
49. Partner of bones : SKIN
50. Broad : WIDE
51. Victor's cry : IWON
52. Seep : OOZE
53. Applications : USES
56. Japanese sash : OBI
57. Org. that awards belts : WBA
58. Baglike structure : SAC

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