New York Times, Friday, October 28, 2005

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {QWZ} This is puzzle # 139 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2005, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Where Patrick Ewing was born : JAMAICA
8. Jalapeño-topped snack : NACHOS
14. Raising hell : ONATEAR
15. Parry : DEFLECT
16. Get out of shape? : CONTORT
17. Tranquilizer : RELAXER
18. Little butter? : KID
19. Got a feel for, in a way : HEFTED
21. Counter offer : SALE
22. Denial : NAY
24. Wonder-full sounds : OOHS
25. Kind of PC command : MSDOS
26. Pet dog at Camp Swampy : OTTO
27. Giotto and others : FRESCOISTS
29. Splitting words : SEEYA
31. Jacques Chirac and Grover Cleveland, once : MAYORS
32. Peripherals : ADDONS
34. Rosetta stone composition : BASALT
38. Salt, sometimes : DEICER
42. Desi's daughter : LUCIE
43. Portrays precisely : DELINEATES
47. Grammy-nominated Franklin : ERMA
48. An admission of guilt : ILIED
49. Actor Willard of "The Color Purple" : PUGH
50. ___ Canals : SOO
51. Shake alternative : MALT
52. Patterned fabrics : MOIRES
54. Certain dama: Abbr. : SRA
56. Staked out, say : SPIEDON
58. Apt to snap back? : ELASTIC
60. They may be required to get in : USERIDS
61. Supermarket checkout staple : TVGUIDE
62. Pickles : MESSES
63. Soul-searching sessions? : SEANCES
1. Enthusiast, informally : JOCK
2. Divinely chosen : ANOINTED
3. Ruled : MANDATED
4. Counselor: Abbr. : ATT
5. The "I" in I. M. Pei : IEOH
6. Mailing label words : CAREOF
7. Medium : ARTFORM
8. Sine qua non : NEED
9. The Titans were in it: Abbr. : AFL
10. Sociological study : CLASSISSUES
11. Series of six : HEXADS
12. Leopardus pardalis : OCELOT
13. Cause of some fractures : STRESS
15. Fancy : DRESSY
20. Hedda's schoolmate in "Hedda Gabler" : THEA
23. Frequent losers and gainers : YOYODIETERS
25. Storybook ending, sometimes : MORAL
26. Costa Rica's ___ Peninsula : OSA
28. Ear part : COB
30. Put ___ to : ANEND
33. Prussian pronoun : SIE
35. Psalm 119, e.g. : ACROSTIC
36. Trip in a tux, maybe : LIMORIDE
37. Picker-upper : TEA
39. Some roasters : CAPONS
40. Holder of notions : ETUI
41. "Sorry!" : REGRETS
43. Chinatown chow choice : DIMSUM
44. Go by : ELAPSE
45. Monet subject : LILIES
46. Table : SHELVE
52. Fashionable group : MODS
53. It takes quite a while to tell : SAGA
55. Components of good deals : ACES
57. Randomizer : DIE
59. Star : SUN

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