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This puzzle appeared on Friday, March 1, 2013 in syndication. The original New York Times publication date is shown below.
Friday, January 25, 2013
by Joe DiPietro
Fri 1/25/2013
SCOTPECKSSOB
THREEFORONEARI
RAINBOWROOMDOG
IRONAGETISSUE
ALLEYRUSSCORA
TIERPOREOINKS
EESDOUBLEBOGEY
MORTALSIN
STRUCKANOTECMD
CHESSGINSCAAN
YETISEVESORTA
TRICKYSITSOUT
HANINTHEFUTURE
EPASTEALSBASES
DYESHELFREST
© 2013, The New York Times
1.Automaker David Dunbar Buick, by birth : SCOT
5.Apple quantities : PECKS
10.Expression of despair : SOB
13.A really good offer, say : THREEFORONE
16.Chase Field team, on scoreboards : ARI
17.Former New York City attraction with a revolving dance floor : RAINBOWROOM
18.Track hostilely : DOG
19.Tool time? : IRONAGE
20.Cold comfort? : TISSUE
22.It has pins at one end : ALLEY
23.Football Hall-of-Famer Grimm : RUSS
26."The Last of the Mohicans" girl : CORA
27.Rank : TIER
28.Pumice feature : PORE
29.There are eight in "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" : OINKS
30.Some concerned with 5-Downs: Abbr. : EES
31.+2 : DOUBLEBOGEY
33.Serious offense against God : MORTALSIN
34.Hit home : STRUCKANOTE
37.Mil. authority : CMD
40.Game with forks and pins : CHESS
41.Goes out, in a card game : GINS
42.James of "Elf" : CAAN
43.Giant of legend : YETI
44.___ Trophy (golf tourney) : SEVE
45.Rather : SORTA
46.Having a catch : TRICKY
48.Skips : SITSOUT
50.Dynasty after the Qin : HAN
51.To come : INTHEFUTURE
54.Abbr. in auto ads : EPA
55.Challenges catchers, in a way : STEALSBASES
56.Change a shade? : DYE
57.___ life : SHELF
58.Staff sign : REST
1.Streaked : STRIATE
2.Delta preceder : CHARLIE
3.Brooks Robinson and Frank Robinson : ORIOLES
4.Sawbuck : TENNER
5.Candle-lighting occasion : POWEROUTAGE
6.Say 1 + 1 = 3, say : ERR
7.Cote call : COO
8.Speed units : KNOTS
9.Penultimate match : SEMI
10.Number of tears? : SADSONG
11."Parliament of Whores" humorist : OROURKE
12.Mardi Gras setting, with "the" : BIGEASY
14.It may do your bidding : EBAY
15.Horror film effect : FOG
21.Offshoot : SCION
24.Mid 13th-century pope : URBANIV
25.Forgo modesty in a job interview : SELLONESELF
28.Bill add-ons : PORK
29.Drama honor : OBIE
31.Creations in Word, informally : DOCS
32.Shop quotes: Abbr. : ESTS
33.Some strains : MUSIC
34.Reaped, in a way : SCYTHED
35.Couples may be in it : THERAPY
36.Image receivers : RETINAE
37.Hit the bars, say : CAROUSE
38.Comes due : MATURES
39.Fatherhood confirmer, maybe : DNATEST
42.Bill splitter? : COSTAR
44.___-pop : SYNTH
45.Hit accidentally : STUB
47.Give lip to? : KISS
49.What-___ : IFS
52.Top-Flite holder : TEE
53.Cartoonist Foster : HAL

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