New York Times, Friday, August 13, 2010

Author: Manny Nosowsky
Editor: Will Shortz
Manny Nosowsky
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 62, Blocks: 32 Missing: {GQZ} Grid has super symmetry This is puzzle # 254 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite

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JimH notes: This is likely to be the last Manny Nosowsky puzzle we'll see in the NYT. Including his 8 pre-Shortz puzzle, his lifetime total is 254. Most are excellent. Many are great. It's quite a legacy.
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© 2010, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Homo found in 1891 : JAVAMAN
8. Mother who never had a delivery? : ADOPTER
15. Noted password user : ALIBABA
16. Start of a form to fill out : LINEONE
17. Deceive : CROSSUP
18. Extras : ADDENDA
19. "Chéri" novelist, 1920 : COLETTE
20. Foments : STIRSUP
21. One of its groups is rec.puzzles : USENET
22. Have covered : INSURE
23. Alternatives to Civics : SENTRAS
25. Dirty campaigner : SMEARER
26. Fangorn Forest race : ENTS
27. What may make you bats? : LATHE
29. Literary title character called "a pure woman" : TESS
30. Ball-bearing article : TEE
31. Alarmist's topic : DOOM
35. Midpoint of morning watch : SIXAM
37. Port container : CASK
41. Empty, at a port, say : UNLADEN
43. As a welcome change : FORONCE
45. Brown, then red, then brown again, maybe : REDYED
46. Use for support : RELYON
47. One not seated? : ALSORAN
49. Start up, as electronic equipment : POWERON
50. Meat curer : NITRITE
51. Get moving : ANIMATE
52. Like tractors : TREADED
53. Stole : PIRATED
54. Like many seals : EARLESS
55. Trees, hills, etc. : SCENERY
1. 1898 Émile Zola letter : JACCUSE
2. 1953 A.L. M.V.P. who played for the Indians : ALROSEN
3. Wroth : VIOLENT
4. Withdraws (oneself) : ABSENTS
5. Be able to nail : MASTER
6. Adjacency : ABUTTAL
7. It's often cleaned up by a barber : NAPE
8. Preceder of a bit of bad news : ALAS
9. Was a joint tenant? : DIDTIME
10. 1939 Giraudoux play : ONDINE
11. Tries to make out : PEERSAT
12. Clerical clipping : TONSURE
13. Gets through : ENDURES
14. Combining workers : REAPERS
24. Like some bedding : SATIN
25. Unit for 14-Down : SHEAF
28. Handle on a ranch : TEX
31. Entertainer with the gag reply "What elephant?" : DURANTE
32. A pound of Turkey? : ONELIRA
33. Person getting way up there? : OLDSTER
34. Kind of campaign : MAYORAL
35. Calms down : SEDATES
36. Dumb : MORONIC
37. Company whose logo is a lantern : COLEMAN
38. Whatever happens, after "at" : ANYRATE
39. Two-wheeler : SCOOTER
40. Castro's "enemy to whom we had become accustomed" : KENNEDY
42. Put down : DERIDE
44. Make some new connections in : REWIRE
48. ABC newsman Potter and others : NEDS
49. Dads, in dialect : PAPS

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