New York Times, Saturday, August 2, 2008

Author: Karen M. Tracey
Editor: Will Shortz
Karen M. Tracey
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQX} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry This is puzzle # 19 for Ms. Tracey. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Prussia annexed it in 1802 : ESSEN
6. Means of execution for favored criminals in antiquity : ASP
9. Guru : MAVEN
14. Beak : SCHNOZZLE
16. It may come in waves : CRIME
17. Condition : PROVISION
18. Fore's opposite : ABAFT
19. Senatorial support : YEA
20. It comes between Shaban and Shawwal : RAMADAN
22. Bad thing to break : VOW
23. Member of the first family : SETH
25. Dwellers along a tributary of the Little Colorado River : ZUNIS
26. One of a pair of fictional roommates : BERT
27. No-votes? : ABSTENTIONS
30. Promised one : MESSIAH
33. Some crystal : GOBLETS
35. Spaced : INAFOG
36. Brand with a three-leaf logo : NESTEA
37. Like most recorded music nowadays : DIGITAL
39. Like a Romeo's adventures : AMATORY
40. Lose credibility : GETABADNAME
42. State reps., of sorts : AMBS
43. Sending out signals? : ONAIR
44. Many a blog post : RANT
48. It contains a dash : CAR
49. Left Bank frequenter : ARTISTE
51. West Bank grp. : PLO
52. Flip-flop : UTURN
54. It tells you how much you've 56-Across : ALTIMETER
56. See 54-Across : RISEN
57. Common addition to a tank : NEONTETRA
58. Possible reaction to dander : ACHOO
59. ___ Robbins, co-lyricist of the #1 "Rocky" theme song "Gonna Fly Now" : AYN
60. Smidge : SKOSH
1. Annual sports awards since 1993 : ESPYS
2. Cliffside detritus : SCREE
3. Piglet : SHOAT
4. Posted item: Abbr. : ENV
5. Dark picture : NOIR
6. Reading from a surveyor's compass : AZIMUTH
7. Title role in a Joe Orton play : SLOANE
8. Undecided : PENDING
9. Name on a shoe : MCAN
10. Trading specialist, briefly : ARB
11. Setting of Fellini's "La Dolce Vita" : VIAVENETO
12. Creator of Mr. Fielding and Prof. Godbole : EMFORSTER
13. It doesn't include the packaging: Abbr. : NETWT
15. She opined "Macho does not prove mucho" : ZSAZSAGABOR
21. Ride for 007 : ASTONMARTIN
24. Rages : HASFITS
26. Support : BOLSTER
28. That's life : BIOTA
29. Structural support : IBEAM
30. Day or night lead-in : MID
31. Tough to crack : ENIGMATIC
32. State flower of Nevada : SAGEBRUSH
34. Not just think : SAY
38. Perennial herb with florets sometimes called "ham and eggs" : LANTANA
39. Co-star of "Friends" and "Friends With Money" : ANISTON
41. Dan ___, 1948 Best Actor nominee for "When My Baby Smiles at Me" : DAILEY
42. Legend, e.g. : ACURA
45. Probably will, after "is" : APTTO
46. D-backs, e.g. : NLERS
47. Numbers place : TORAH
49. Word on a monument : ANNO
50. Rescue team, briefly : EMTS
53. Automobile pioneer, initially : REO
55. Reaction upon seeing something squeak by? : EEK

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