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NY Times, Sun, Sep 03, 2000 DIAGRAMLESS

Author:Janet R. Bender
Editor:Will Shortz
Rows: 17, Columns: 17, Words: , Blocks: 128, Across Lite
Notepad: This diagramless is 17 squares wide by 17 squares deep and has left/right symmetry. The first square across is the 7th box in the first row.
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© 2000, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Parkas and ulsters : COATS
6. Bend, as light : REFRACT
8. Irons and drivers : GOLFCLUBS
10. Garfield pal : ODIE
11. Israel's Abba : EBAN
12. Close by : NEAR
13. Poet Teasdale : SARA
14. Shakespearean villain : IAGO
16. Went 70 : SPED
19. Hosp. employees : RNS
20. Saturn's wife : OPS
23. Apartment no-no, sometimes : PET
25. American saint Elizabeth : SETON
27. Make amends : ATONE
29. Special place : NICHE
31. Olivia Goldsmith novel and 1996 movie : THEFIRSTWIVESCLUB
34. Poetic adverb : OER
35. Le Pew of the cartoons : PEPE
36. Chanteuse Edith : PIAF
37. Stock specialist, for short : ARB
38. Suffix with bombard : IER
39. Russian space achievement : MIR
40. Chang's twin : ENG
41. "How can ___ sure?" : IBE
42. Place to relax on a train : CLUBCAR
45. Vacation destination : CLUBMED
48. Frightened : SPOOKED
50. Less big : TEENIER
51. Spanish city : TOLEDO
52. Part of a sum : ADDEND
53. Wise one : OWL
55. Madhouse : ZOO
56. They might buy some sushi : YEN
1. Salsa singer Cruz : CELIA
2. Proposal : OFFER
3. Circle segment : ARC
4. Stories : TALES
5. Diver's equipment : SCUBA
6. Cowboys' performance : RODEO
7. Skiers' transports : TBARS
8. Resonant disk : GONG
9. Jacket part : SNAP
14. What call-waiting will do : INTERRUPT
15. From : ASOF
17. Grand : EPIC
18. Made a speech : DECLAIMED
19. Fixes, as a shoe : REHEELS
20. Aquatic animal : OTTER
21. "Take that!" : POW
22. Criticize, with "at" : SNIPE
24. Oldtime contributor to The New Yorker : THURBER
25. Indifferent to pain : STOIC
26. Small drink : NIP
27. Aimed : ASPIRED
28. Showed clearly : EVINCED
29. Check bouncer's letters : NSF
30. Receded : EBBED
32. "Psycho," in 1998 : REMAKE
33. Shot 3 on a par 5 : EAGLED
43. Stadium sound : BOO
44. Newspaper feature: Abbr. : COL
46. A, in Arles : UNE
47. Big container : BIN
49. Lulu : DOOZY
50. Gripper : TALON
54. Misery : WOE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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