New York Times, Saturday, July 27, 2002

Author: Robert H. Wolfe
Editor: Will Shortz
Robert H. Wolfe
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FHJQWXYZ} This is puzzle # 52 for Mr. Wolfe. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Don't quit : PRESSON
8. Scout leader? : ESS
11. ___ Pacis (Roman monument) : ARA
14. Shellfish contaminant : REDTIDE
15. Like some vows : NUPTIAL
17. Flew : AVIATED
18. Like some nights : STARLIT
19. The women in "Little Women," e.g. : TETRAD
20. Indian restaurant menu subheading : CURRIES
21. Judge : TRIER
22. Balance keeper? : TREASURER
24. Early recording star Spencer : LEN
25. ___ Delano Roosevelt : SARA
27. Mexican name preceder : SENORA
28. Centimeter-gram-second unit : ERG
29. "Few love to hear the ___ they love to act": Shak. : SINS
31. 35-Across, e.g. : SENSE
32. Scouts' creations : SLIPKNOTS
35. Liking : TASTE
38. A social sci. : ECON
39. Long ___ : AGO
42. Best-selected : APTEST
44. Sicilian skill : ARTE
46. Blackout : BAN
47. Hardest to make out : TEENSIEST
49. It has just a few points : AGATE
51. Officer's request : LICENSE
52. Like second, sometimes : STOLEN
53. Winter coat features : LININGS
54. It's just north of the equator : SAOTOME
55. Something that's plucked: Var. : UKELELE
56. Tropical creatures : IGUANAS
57. Treasure : GEM
58. Secluded spot : DEN
59. Fastens (down) : BATTENS
1. Gab : PRATTLE
2. Any one of the Magi : REVERER
3. Making the cut? : EDITING
4. It may be icy : STARE
5. They have pear-shaped bodies : SITARS
6. Took too much, in short : ODED
7. Satirist Ward : NED
8. Result : ENSUE
9. Buddha's sermons : SUTRAS
10. Least abundant : SPARSEST
11. Plane part : AILERON
12. Parents, e.g. : RAISERS
13. Cruising stat. : ALT
16. Threesomes : TRIUNES
20. Housing under the hood : CRANKCASE
22. Falderal : TRIPE
23. Victoria Island explorer : RAE
26. "___ Lay Me Down" (1995 hit) : ASI
30. Shot : SNORT
32. Writer's guide : STENCIL
33. Fell off : LESSENED
34. London locale: Abbr. : ONT
35. Part of an automatic gunfire sound : TAT
36. Hulking : APELIKE
37. "Revolution From Within" author : STEINEM
39. Marine rock-clinger : ABALONE
40. Guard : GATEMAN
41. Harmony : ONENESS
43. Feel excited, say : TINGLE
45. Restaurateurs' urging : EATOUT
48. Where the Krupps worked : ESSEN
50. Reached : GOTAT
52. Detailed account : SAGA
53. Chowderhead : LUG
54. One in the family : SIB

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