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New York Times, Saturday, January 21, 2012

Author:
Martin Ashwood-Smith
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Martin Ashwood-Smith

This puzzle:

Rows: 16, Columns: 15 Words: 71, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 6, (1 quad stack) This is puzzle # 61 for Mr. Ashwood-Smith. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2012, The New York TimesNo. 0121 ( 22,719 )
Across
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Fiddlehead sources : FERNS
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Get chummy : PALUP
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Odeur detector : NEZ
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Phone query before a private conversation : AREYOUALONE
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Grp. with the top 10 album "Face the Music" : ELO
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Emerge : COMEINTOTHEOPEN
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Like many obscenities : EDITEDOUT
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Supporter of Yoda : CANE
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Masters focus : SEX
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Words before story or debate : ENDOF
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Wrapped up : CLAD
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Dodgem feature : CAR
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Euro forerunner : ECU
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It first circulated in 2000 : SACAGAWEADOLLAR
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Great parking spot, slangily : PRIMEREALESTATE
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Gate holder : AIRPORTTERMINAL
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Sultanas, say : SEEDLESSRAISINS
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Things often zapped : ADS
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It shows many B&W pictures : TCM
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South Georgia's Prince ___ Harbor : OLAV
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1960s TV actor whose name looks like a free offer? : TAKEI
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Big revolver : ORB
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"Mickey" singer Basil : TONI
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Lighting problem? : PYROMANIA
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Slice from beneath the ribs : TENDERLOINSTEAK
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Roquefort source : EWE
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One of Washington's houses, e.g. : STATESENATE
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1976 Rodgers and Harnick musical about Henry VIII : REX
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Soft, meshed fabrics : LENOS
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Some are drug-induced : COMAS
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Braves : FACES
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Lose ground? : ERODE
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D.J.'s creation : REMIX
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Maxim's denial : NYET
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Somme silk : SOIE
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"Cry, the Beloved Country" author : PATON
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One way to pray : ALOUD
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Match game? : LOTTO
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America East sch. : UNH
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Epi center? : PEE
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Seti River setting : NEPAL
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Opera's Obraztsova : ELENA
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Like a lot, maybe : ZONED
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Oppressed by the heat? : UNDERARREST
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Kabbalah : OCCULTISM
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Big leagues : FEDERATIONS
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Roosevelt established it as Shangri-La : CAMPDAVID
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Steeped in tradition : AGEOLD
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Vast : COSMIC
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Pleasant treatment centers : SPAS
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Oberhausen opera highlight : ARIE
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Highly glazed fabric : CIRE
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Believers in raising spirits? : WETS
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Sinks a sub? : EATS
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Joltin' Joe, e.g. : ALER
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"Lift Every Voice" author Guinier : LANI
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___ end : ATAN
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Genealogical line: Abbr. : RELS
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Sleek fur : OTTER
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"The Little Prince" composer : LOEWE
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Proposal for business expansion : ANNEX
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"But not without ___": Pope : APLAN
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Golden Pavilion setting : KYOTO
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Early New Yorkers : ERIES
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Early hour : ONEAM
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Neck tie? : RIATA
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Is oppressed by the heat : BAKES
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Brief moment, briefly : MSEC
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He's 2, say : ATNO
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An expat may take it: Abbr. : ESL
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One taken on a drive: Abbr. : RTE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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