New York Times, Friday, September 26, 2003

Author: Eric Berlin
Editor: Will Shortz
Eric Berlin
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 28 Missing: {FJWXZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Berlin. NYT links: Across Lite

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Across Down
1. Enumeration follower : ETCETERA
9. Former Likud leader : SHAMIR
15. Very scared person, perhaps : QUAVERER
16. Rioters' quieters : POLICE
17. No provincial : URBANITE
18. Like many a library book : LOANED
19. First name in 1858 debates : ABE
20. Geog. feature : STR
21. Wickiup, for one : HUT
22. Diamond expert : UMP
23. Some tales : LORE
25. Choirs may use them : RISERS
27. 1960-61 world chess champ : TAL
28. Judging : DEEMING
30. Reggae's ___-Mouse : EEKA
31. Girl of Oz : SHEILA
34. "Little" ones from afar : GREENMEN
36. Pitches : CANTS
37. One preceder? : ANY
38. It may be blank : STARE
39. She worked for Grant on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" : RICHARDS
41. Business center: Abbr. : MAINST
42. Heal-___ (mint family members) : ALLS
43. Delete : EDITOUT
45. Name on a Chinese menu : TSO
46. In distress : PAINED
47. Candied dish : YAMS
51. Price abbr. : CTS
52. Readers of the Book of Moroni: Abbr. : LDS
53. Britain's ___ Act of 1773 : TEA
55. Came across : MET
56. Put up : HOUSED
58. Don't see other people, perhaps : GOSTEADY
60. Wrap : ENROBE
61. Stealthily : ONTIPTOE
62. Like some grapes : SEEDED
63. Ones charging reading fees? : PSYCHICS
1. Match : EQUAL
2. Feature of some muscle cars : TURBO
3. Pole tossed in competition : CABER
4. Actress Bartok : EVA
5. Till stack : TENS
6. Land on the Red Sea : ERITREA
7. Cut again : RETRIM
8. Subsist : ARE
9. Spare no expense : SPLURGE
10. Bad audience response : HOOTS
11. Taking after : ALA
12. Revolutionary hero : MINUTEMAN
13. Amana amenities : ICEMAKERS
14. 2000 film about a mission to Mars : REDPLANET
21. Unit named for a physicist : HENRY
24. Classicist Hamilton and others : EDITHS
26. Records one's arrival : SIGNSIN
29. Lohengrin's love : ELSA
30. Thing : ENTITY
31. Mars : SCRATCHES
32. Something that comes down hard? : HAILSTONE
33. Pen, say : ENCLOSURE
35. His twin tricked him : ESAU
37. Start of an African capital : ADDIS
40. Checked the figures, maybe : READDED
41. Unwillingness to crow : MODESTY
44. Jackson Hole is near them : TETONS
46. Newbie, of sorts : PLEBE
48. Cremona artisan : AMATI
49. Red Bordeaux : MEDOC
50. They may appear on lids : STYES
54. Suffix with symptom : ATIC
57. Ground cover : SOD
58. Elephant grp. : GOP
59. N.T. book : EPH

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