New York Times, Thursday, January 27, 2005

Author: Jim Hyres
Editor: Will Shortz
Jim Hyres
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Hyres. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Dairy morsel : CURD
5. Brainy : SHARP
10. Liven (up) : JAZZ
14. 1997 Peter Fonda role : ULEE
15. Certain chairmaker : CANER
16. ___ d'amore : OBOE
17. Sked guesses: Abbr. : ETDS
18. The Three Link Fraternity : ODDFELLOWS
20. City whose newspaper is the Daily Planet : BERKELEY
22. Flip remark? : CALLIT
23. Jackie's second : ARI
24. Hwys. : RDS
25. Expands : DILATES
26. Most October babies : LIBRAS
28. Turner of film : LANA
29. Western wolf : LOBO
30. Devotees : FANCLUB
33. Place to play the start of 18- or 52-Across or 3- or 32-Down : ROULETTETABLE
37. Pokes fun at : NEEDLES
38. "I can't ___ thing" : EATA
40. Home of the White Sands Natl. Mon. : NMEX
41. It has rocks and rolls : BARCAR
43. Pump feature, possibly : OPENTOE
47. Bill offerer: Abbr. : SEN
48. Optima maker : KIA
49. Lowly assistant : MINION
50. Battery type : ACIDCELL
52. Tied : EVENSTEVEN
54. They're usually first to raise their hands : AYES
55. It's messy : GORE
56. Behind : OWING
57. Lancelot player, 1995 : GERE
58. Suffix with fabric : ATOR
59. Egg containers : NESTS
60. She, in Italy : ESSA
1. Breaker? : CUEBALL
2. Hidden : ULTERIOR
3. Silver medal equivalent : REDRIBBON
4. Editor's ___ : DESK
5. Lets have it : SCOLDS
6. Hot spot : HADES
7. Williams of song : ANDY
8. Ring figure : REF
9. "N.Y.P.D. Blue" setting : PRECINCT
10. La ___, home of the Salk Institute : JOLLA
11. Like ___ from the blue : ABOLT
12. "Holy smokes!" : ZOWIE
13. Livens : ZESTS
19. "I'm not listening to you!" : LALALA
21. Low fig. for Randy Johnson : ERA
25. Traditional international powerhouse in badminton : DANES
27. Womanizer : ROUE
28. Surgical glove material : LATEX
30. N.J. city on the Hudson : FTLEE
31. Above, in Berlin : UBER
32. Marks of shame : BLACKEYES
34. Slow musical passages : LENTOS
35. Northernmost city in North America with more than half a million people : EDMONTON
36. Merchants not seen on the street : ETAILERS
39. Body of water south of Orsk : ARALSEA
41. Humans : BEINGS
42. "Anything else?" : AND
43. The end : OMEGA
44. Turning point : PIVOT
45. Start of el año : ENERO
46. Montana, notably : NINER
47. Lead provider : SCENT
50. Enterprise rival : AVIS
51. Rat's place : CAGE
53. Female Wiltshire : EWE

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