New York Times, Saturday, May 31, 2008

Author: Robert H. Wolfe
Editor: Will Shortz
Robert H. Wolfe
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 76 for Mr. Wolfe. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Porky : FATASAHOG
10. Socs. : ASSNS
15. "Whatever" : IDONTCARE
16. "The Wreck of the Mary ___" (1959 film) : DEARE
17. Where habits are picked up? : NUNNERIES
18. Near the hip : ILIAC
19. Seat : KEISTER
20. "That's good enough" : ITLLDO
21. Get down : SADDEN
24. "The Novel of the Future" author : NIN
25. First Earl of Chatham : PITT
29. Proceeding : GOINGAHEAD
32. Ready to get engaged? : ONHIRE
34. Exchange for something very valuable : EYETEETH
35. Vertical piece in a door frame : STILE
36. Grp. issuing IDs : SSA
37. Tennis star Petrova : NADIA
38. Like some adult hippos : THREETON
40. Product with a rotating ball : ROLLON
41. Curious to a fault : MEDDLESOME
43. Text messaging command : SEND
44. Meatball : OAF
45. Lyric stand-in, perhaps : NANANA
47. Clammy? : SILENT
50. Flight passengers often work on them : LAPTOPS
55. Not independently : ASONE
56. Not too much of a stretch : PLAUSIBLE
58. Jenny Craig testimonial starter : ILOST
59. Read the riot act : BAWLEDOUT
60. Heavenly discovery of 1801 : CERES
61. "Sure looks that way" : SOITSEEMS
1. Obnoxious sort : FINK
2. In unison : ADUE
3. 1956 Olympic skiing sensation ___ Sailer : TONI
4. Saint ___ Bay, Jamaica : ANNS
5. Retaining instructions : STETS
6. Spread statistic : ACREAGE
7. Top arrangement? : HAIRDO
8. Bank deposit, of sorts : ORE
9. Some appliances : GES
10. Passage to get 8-Down : ADIT
11. Bears do it : SELL
12. Tool for sewing canvas : SAILNEEDLE
13. Certain atomic X-ray emission : NRADIATION
14. Tick source : SECONDHAND
20. "Splendor in the Grass" Oscar winner : INGE
22. Day when courts are not in session : DIESNON
23. "Amarantine" Grammy winner : ENYA
25. After the Pentateuchal period : POSTMOSAIC
26. Between seating sections : INTHEAISLE
27. Attic, often : THIRDFLOOR
28. Like many a backsplash : TILED
30. It's 8 for O : ATNO
31. Recovers : HEALS
33. Lurch : REEL
36. Sportsman of the Year co-winner of 1998 : SOSA
39. Cot spot : TENT
40. One of three French auto-making brothers : RENAULT
42. Chichewa and English are its two official languages : MALAWI
46. Sites of some religious statues : APSES
48. Massachusetts motto starter : ENSE
49. Court hangers : NETS
51. "The washday miracle" sloganeer, once : TIDE
52. One found in the woods : OBOE
53. Extremely desirable : PLUM
54. Fixes : SETS
56. Oscar show airer? : PBS
57. Mekong Buddhist : LAO

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