WITH A GRAIN OF SALTARELLO
A rectangular mini-crossword
Noam D. Elkies, 12/2013

1 2 3 4 5 6    ACROSS
___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___    1   Key of Mendelssohn’s “Italian” Symphony
___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___    2   The “c.” of “&c.”
___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___    3   Make like an “oy!”ster

DOWN

1  Half of a weapon vs. the Luftwaffe
2  An ee+ annihilation releases at least 1.022 of these (abbr.)
3  Sulf- suffix
4  New York ballplayer
5  LotR’s Lugdush, for one
6  Half of a cheer

Once you’ve finished solving, consult the annotations.