New York Times, Friday, February 9, 2007

Author: Eric Berlin
Editor: Will Shortz
Eric Berlin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 66, Blocks: 33 Missing: {BJQ} This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Berlin. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Steps up : ESCALATES
10. Treasured instrument : AMATI
15. Strike out : LEAVEHOME
16. Goes down : WANES
17. Polka heard frequently on "The Benny Hill Show" : YAKETYSAX
18. Part of a chronicle : ANNAL
19. Frustrate : STYMIE
20. 1950's political slogan : ILIKEIKE
22. A, B or C, often: Abbr. : ANS
23. Part of a telephone worker's routine : LINETEST
24. Baseball's Vizquel : OMAR
27. Hunter of literature : EVAN
28. Part of CORE : RACIAL
31. Marks off : DELIMITS
36. Doesn't puff idly : INHALES
38. Subject of the biography "All or Nothing at All" : SINATRA
39. Develops anacusis : GOESDEAF
41. Spurs : EGGSON
42. Pollster Roper : ELMO
43. ___ the Great (detective of kids' books) : NATE
44. One end of a canal : OUTEREAR
48. Chemical ending : ANE
50. Frequent area of auto damage : FRONTEND
51. Symbols : TOTEMS
55. Lord's realm : MANOR
56. Boeing employee : TESTPILOT
58. "He seemed like such ___ boy" : ANICE
59. Chance : HAPHAZARD
60. When to see la luna : NOCHE
61. Votaries : ADHERENTS
1. Country rocker Joe and others : ELYS
2. You might run for it : SEAT
3. Forming clumps : CAKY
4. Parts of some services : AVEMARIAS
5. Admit : LETIN
6. "I understand now" : AHYES
7. Set-___ : TOS
8. Like spam : EMAILED
9. Masters topics : SEXLIVES
10. Realization : AWAKENING
11. "Un bar aux Folies-Bergère" artist : MANET
12. "Maybe" musical : ANNIE
13. Durable woods : TEAKS
14. Dot on a map, maybe : ISLET
21. How a snake may be caught? : INALIE
24. Before being retitled: Abbr. : ORIG
25. War preceder : MANO
26. Flu symptom : ACHE
29. Bearer of catkins : ALDERTREE
30. Actress Sobieski : LEELEE
32. Make attractive : MAGNETIZE
33. Words with shame or boy : ITSA
34. Order at a horse show : TROT
35. Levelheaded : SANE
37. TV witch : SAMANTHA
40. A bad way to be left : FORDEAD
44. "The Rights ___" : OFMAN
45. Heavens: Prefix : URANO
46. Nervine, for one : TONIC
47. Methuselah's father : ENOCH
48. ___ least : ATTHE
49. Like some stocks : NOPAR
52. Brio : ELAN
53. Cartoonist Walker : MORT
54. Criteria: Abbr. : STDS
57. Geom. figure : SPH

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