New York Times, Thursday, May 25, 2000

Author: Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor: Will Shortz
Elizabeth C. Gorski
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {GX} This is puzzle # 54 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Eyeball, say : ASSESS
7. ___ attack : SHAQ
11. Vatican vestment : ALB
14. Pertaining to elementary substances : CHEMIC
15. Gatehouse cry : HALT
16. 22-Across's currency : SOL
17. "O" follower : CANADA
18. Problems, problems : ILLS
19. Afternoon time : TWO
20. "Baby Hold On" singer : EDDIEMONEY
22. Big copper exporter : PERU
23. Rings : PEALS
24. Own (up) : FESS
25. Hill of ___ (site near the Acropolis) : ARES
26. "For shame!" : TSK
27. Hurt : AIL
29. "Crazy" singer : CLINE
30. Icelandic literary works : EDDAS
32. Some hot suppers : ROASTS
33. 1982 Albert Finney film role : DADDYWARBUCKS
36. Old "S.N.L." character : MRBILL
37. River past Fontainebleau : SEINE
38. Sprang forth : AROSE
39. Transatlantic cruiser : SST
40. "Evita" role : CHE
43. De ___ (again) : NOVO
44. Origins of earthquakes : FOCI
47. Like old candles at Christmas : RELIT
49. Revenuers : TMEN
50. "Man in Black" autobiographer : JOHNNYCASH
52. Criminal charge : RAP
53. Not be alert : DOZE
54. Riding : AHORSE
55. Santa ___ Mountains : ANA
56. Didn't stand pat : DREW
57. Motormouth : TALKER
58. ___ favor : POR
59. Turning point : EDDY
60. Mideast council members : EMEERS
1. Welcome : ACCEPT
2. Secret Service accessories : SHADES
3. Writer-illustrator Maurice : SENDAK
4. Modern virus carrier : EMAIL
5. Rider's position : SIDESADDLE
6. Ripoff : SCAM
7. Excel : SHINE
8. Forces to go : HALES
9. Sheedy and McBeal : ALLYS
10. Milk units: Abbr. : QTS
11. Part of an impolite word? : ASTERISK
12. New York City rarities : LOWRENTS
13. Separates, perhaps : BLOUSES
21. Court ___ (legal venue) : OFLAW
22. Classic theater name : PALACE
28. Old-fashioned poem : IDYL
29. It may be smoked : COUNTRYHAM
30. One full of ideas : EDISON
31. Carrier to Oslo : SAS
32. Fenway Park stats : RBIS
33. Paul McCrane's "ER" role : DRROMANO
34. Better than average : ABOVEPAR
35. Pine product : RESIN
36. Siren : MANTRAP
40. Jazz bassist Stanley : CLARKE
41. Many a snake : HISSER
42. Early anesthetics : ETHERS
44. Greenland sight : FJORD
45. Moved like goo : OOZED
46. Like granola : CHEWY
48. Place for un étudiant : ECOLE
51. ___ the Great (boy detective) : NATE
53. Presidential inits. : DDE

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