New York Times, Saturday, November 8, 2003

Author: Sherry O. Blackard
Editor: Will Shortz
Sherry O. Blackard
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 62, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Rather good at reporting : DAN
4. "Moses" author : ASCH
8. One given to gushing : EMOTER
14. "Turn to Stone" grp. : ELO
15. Dynasty of Confucius : CHOU
16. Rabbit ears, e.g. : DIPOLE
17. College entrance consideration : SATSCORE
19. Still in the original package : UNUSED
20. Gets ready beforehand, in a way : PRECOOKS
21. Like Satan worshipers : CULTIC
22. Lends : IMPARTS
23. Past tense? : ATEASE
24. One that gives you an eyeful? : TEARDUCT
26. Corporeal cord : TENDON
27. Drain feature : EDDY
28. Like many churches : PROTESTANT
30. Years : ERA
31. Storied home wrecker : BIGBADWOLF
38. Shout to the team : MUSH
42. Antarctica's ___ Coast : ADELIE
43. Enter quietly : SLIPINTO
45. Turn (to) : RESORT
46. Taking off : ONADIET
47. Source of some scars : BATTLE
48. Hierarchs : PRELATES
49. Famous Cremona family : AMATIS
50. Water, in other words : ADAMSALE
51. Religious exhortation : REPENT
52. Some injections : SERA
53. Coastline feature : RIA
54. Current entry points : ANODES
55. Disposal items : ORTS
56. Even : YET
1. Regardless of : DESPITE
2. Not at all calm : ALARMED
3. Need for taking 9-Down : NOTEPAD
4. Proper relationship : ACCORD
5. Skyrocket : SHOOTUP
6. Feature of some roller coasters : CORKSCREW
7. Rose and burgundy, e.g. : HUES
8. Tell a thing or two : EDUCATE
9. They may be brought to a business meeting : MINUTES
10. Ritzy : OPULENT
11. Taqueria order : TOSTADA
12. "Have mercy" in Masses : ELEISON
13. Pittance : REDCENT
18. Goose-pimply : SCARY
25. They're baited in rings : TOROS
29. Tough request : TALLORDER
31. Rush in a movie theater : BARBARA
32. Professional light bulb producers? : IDEAMEN
33. Suppressing opposition brutally : GESTAPO
34. Eradicated, with "out" : BLOTTED
35. Hop offerer : AIRLINE
36. Has trouble standing : DETESTS
37. Architecture, e.g. : FINEART
38. Skilled moneymaker : MIDAS
39. Whole : UNITARY
40. Certain marble : STEELIE
41. Uncomfortable position : HOTSEAT
44. Las ___ : PALMAS
48. Step, in Seville : PASO

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