New York Times, Thursday, May 31, 2007

Author: William F. Stephens
Editor: Will Shortz
William F. Stephens
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Stephens. NYT links: Across Lite

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© 2007, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Pines : ACHES
6. Biblical stargazers : MAGI
10. Acad. : INST
14. A-one : PRIMO
15. Neuron part : AXON
16. Lifeline, maybe : ROPE
17. It comes in a shot : SERUM
18. C ___ : CLEF
19. Burke of TV's "Burke's Law" : AMOS
20. Milk source : EWE
21. From the beginning again : ENOERAUQSOT
24. Be the first to use : COIN
25. 1960s greetings : VSIGNS
26. Like papaw leaves : OBLONG
29. Classic walkways : STOAS
31. Revived : DAEDEHTMORF
33. "That's so good!" : AAH
36. Low joint : DIVE
37. "___ Wiedersehen!" : AUF
38. Nobel-winning bishop : TUTU
39. Designing : SLY
40. 1985 Michael J. Fox film : ERUTUFEHTOT
44. Worries for a cardiologist : CLOTS
45. Truths : AXIOMS
46. Street in the Winter Olympics : PICABO
49. Dines : SUPS
50. Controlling things once more : ELDDASEHTNI
53. Swarm : MOB
56. Set of classes all students must take : CORE
57. Peach or apple : TREE
58. Greeting that may precede "Pehea 'oe?" : ALOHA
60. Muscle problem : KNOT
61. U2's home : EIRE
62. Refresher : TONIC
63. Some mil. defenses : SAMS
64. Pet : DEAR
65. Some modern reading : EBOOK
1. Place for a fresco, maybe : APSE
2. All hands : CREW
3. Engagement : HIRE
4. Avian leather source : EMU
5. It doesn't matter who : SOMEONE
6. The Heart of Georgia : MACON
7. Part of a gyroscope : AXLE
8. Suffix with movie : GOER
9. For : INFAVOR
10. Some Kurds : IRAQIS
11. Chinese menu notation : NOMSG
12. Snuggle in bed, say : SPOON
13. Proves : TESTS
22. Near : NIGH
23. Thunderbirds' org. : USAF
24. Programmer's work : CODE
26. Chances : ODDS
27. Leave completely, in slang : BAIL
28. Charge : LEVY
29. Plant diseases : SMUTS
30. Blocks in a healthful diet? : TOFU
32. Like guitar strings : TAUT
33. Camera setting : AUTO
34. Basic building block : ATOM
35. Preceders of snaps : HUTS
38. 1975 Natalie Cole hit "___ Will Be" : THIS
40. Napoleon's home before his Hundred Days campaign : ELBA
41. Settled down for the night : ROOSTED
42. Subject of a Debussy prelude : FAUN
43. Atone : EXPIATE
44. West Pointers : CADETS
46. Kisses from grandma, say : PECKS
47. Massey of "Love Happy" : ILONA
48. File holder : CDROM
49. Turn this way or that : STEER
51. I-90 runs along it : ERIE
52. Jealous queen of myth : HERA
53. Like early Elvis Presley albums, e.g. : MONO
54. I-90 runs through it : OHIO
55. Missing word in 21-, 31-, 40- and 50-Across, applied literally : BACK
59. Send overhead : LOB

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