New York Times, Saturday, June 23, 2007

Author: Patrick Berry
Editor: Will Shortz
Patrick Berry
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 29 Missing: {FQXZ} This is puzzle # 98 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Replacement : SPAREPART
10. Barn door features : HASPS
15. It's pictured in Van Gogh's "Starry Night Over the Rhone" : URSAMAJOR
16. Outburst from Sneezy : ACHOO
17. Vaudeville bigwig : TOPBANANA
18. Nattily dressed : SMART
19. Wisconsin city originally named Port Gilbert : RACINE
20. Comic strip character with an upwardly curving necktie : DILBERT
22. ___ Colonies, started in Iowa in the 1850s : AMANA
23. It's made to measure : RULER
24. Work unit : ERG
26. In that direction : THERETO
28. "The trade of kings": Dryden : WAR
29. Talking during movies? : VOICEOVERS
33. Certain pyramid builders : MAYA
34. Hardest to get at : INMOST
35. Insect in a cartouche : SCARAB
37. Mouth pieces : LIPS
38. Bad shoes to run in : SPIKEHEELS
42. Bud's bud in comedy : LOU
43. Long-eared pet : SPANIEL
44. Vermicide : worm :: formicide : ___ : ANT
45. City whose name means "old town" in Creek : TULSA
46. Ready to be drawn : ONTAP
51. Comeback : REBIRTH
53. Symphony originally dedicated to Napoleon : EROICA
54. ___ Henry, triple gold-medal swimmer at the 2004 Olympics : JODIE
55. Wood-and-chicken-wire enclosure : RABBITRUN
57. Railed area, often : ALTAR
58. First novel in Cather's "prairie trilogy" : OPIONEERS
59. What lacquer imparts : GLOSS
60. When "anything can happen" on "The Mickey Mouse Club" : WEDNESDAY
1. Collection of aphorisms : SUTRA
2. Like many golf tournaments : PROAM
3. Org. that funds shelters : ASPCA
4. Meir's successor : RABIN
5. Springs : EMANATES
6. French door plate : PANE
7. 1977 double-platinum Steely Dan album : AJA
8. Circle : RONDURE
9. It doesn't give you the full picture : TRAILER
10. Easy-Bake Oven seller : HASBRO
11. Climber's goal : ACME
12. "Try before you buy" products : SHAREWARE
13. Acting job : PORTRAYAL
14. Sponge : SOT
21. "Hmmm ..." : LETSSEE
23. Gun : REV
25. Gets the attention of : GRABS
27. Short-tempered sort : HOTSPUR
29. Tuscany rental : VILLA
30. Flavorful hamburger bun : ONIONROLL
31. Pinned on : IMPUTEDTO
32. Lettuce variety : COS
33. Busch of Laurel and Hardy films : MAE
36. It's added to the pool : CHLORINE
39. "Sliding Doors" star, 1998 : PALTROW
40. Slim and trim : INSHAPE
41. 1998 Hyundai acquisition : KIA
43. He played Winchester on "M*A*S*H" : STIERS
47. Speaker's aids : NOTES
48. Played out : TIRED
49. Maker of the MDX and TSX : ACURA
50. Plant also known as heartsease : PANSY
52. It colors commentary : BIAS
53. Like japanned wood : EBON
54. Binge : JAG
56. Not pass : BID

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