New York Times, Friday, February 4, 2005

Author: Robert Bridges
Editor: Will Shortz
Robert Bridges
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 25 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Bridges. NYT links: Across Lite

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1. Tom Wolfe catchphrase popularized in the 1970's : RADICALCHIC
12. Loan periods: Abbr. : MOS
15. Like some corporate stock : CLOSELYHELD
16. Letters for soldiers : APO
17. Many people read at these : CATTLECALLS
18. Very cool : DEF
19. Pronounced : ORAL
20. Deals in : SELLS
21. Abbr. on a certain elevator button : PENT
22. Coasters : LUGES
24. Trade grp. formed in the late 1950's : EEC
25. Two times, to Tomás : DOBLE
26. Relig. affiliation of 21/2 million Americans : AME
27. Ready to go free : POSTAGEPAID
30. ___ Monroe, "Green Acres" role : ALF
31. No ___ (street sign) : STOPPING
32. Pronoun not in the king's English : HISSELF
36. Big name in desserts : SARALEE
37. Going out in waves? : ONTHEAIR
39. French pronoun : SES
40. Major disasters : TRAINWRECKS
42. Little dog, for short : POM
45. St. ___ Beach (Sunshine State vacation locale) : PETES
46. Water tester: Abbr. : EPA
47. Stand out : SHINE
49. Impressionist : APER
50. Center of a ball, maybe : BELLE
52. Red letters? : USSR
53. Alphabet trio : NOP
54. Enthused out loud : WAXEDPOETIC
56. Literary monogram : TSE
57. "None of the above," essentially : WRITEINVOTE
58. D.C. bigwig : SEN
59. Office meeting place : WATERCOOLER
1. Old "Best by taste test" sloganeer : RCCOLA
2. "When the angry trumpet sounds ___": Shak. : ALARUM
3. Faltering condition : DOTAGE
4. Basket fiber : ISTLE
5. Frame that's sometimes framed : CEL
6. Stout ones : ALES
7. Where les leçons are taught : LYCEES
8. Places with fireplaces : CHALETS
9. Shrews : HELLCATS
10. Troubles : ILLS
11. Some Amazon.com sales, for short : CDS
12. Went free, at least for now : MADEBAIL
13. It's not busy : OPENLINE
14. Gentleness : SOFTEDGE
21. Fathers, familiarly : POPPAS
23. Angers : SPLEENS
25. Bring down : DEPRESS
28. Follower of rule or court : OFLAW
29. "___ Alice" (classic 1971 antidrug teen "diary") : GOASK
30. More pallid : ASHIER
32. 1970's fashion item : HOTPANTS
33. At peace : INREPOSE
34. San Quentin or Attica : STATEPEN
35. Where to beat the heat? : FIREEXIT
38. Brimming : REPLETE
41. Guggenheim sculptor : CALDER
42. Epitome of hotness : PISTOL
43. Like some inspections : ONSITE
44. "Moon River" lyricist : MERCER
48. Baja breakfast order : HUEVO
50. "A Fool There Was" star, 1915 : BARA
51. Grander than grand : EPIC
54. Net letters : WWW
55. Musician Yoko : ONO

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