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New York Times, Friday, January 23, 2009

Author:
Barry C. Silk
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Barry C. Silk

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2009, The New York TimesNo. 0123 ( 21,626 )
Across
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Creek Confederacy tribe : ALABAMA
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"The Appeal" novelist : GRISHAM
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Two-time foreign minister of the U.S.S.R. : MOLOTOV
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Clio maker : RENAULT
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Film with the line "By the authority vested in me by Kaiser William II, I pronounce you man and wife. Proceed with the execution" : THEAFRICANQUEEN
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Equipment for strokes : OARS
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___ lot (was telling) : SAIDA
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Observing things : EYES
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Home of Sault Ste. Marie: Abbr. : ONT
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Recipient of a trade discount : RETAILER
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Withdraw : SECEDE
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Not be generous : SKIMP
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King of Naples in "The Tempest" : ALONSO
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One way to recoil : INHORROR
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Sported : WORE
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Ill-gotten : DIRTY
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Prefix with marine : AERO
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Jesus, Mary or Joseph : NAZARENE
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Like some DVDs in DVD players : PAUSED
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Burning evidence : SMOKE
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Evidence that one is an alien : ACCENT
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Opening for an anchor : TOPSTORY
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Toy store inits. : FAO
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Asian au pair : AMAH
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Have ___ (not be trapped) : ANOUT
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U.S. org. with over 39 million members : AARP
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Fantastic flight : MAGICCARPETRIDE
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Cheat : FLEECER
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August : EXALTED
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Ignition problem : MISFIRE
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Big East team with six N.I.T. basketball championships : STJOHNS
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Childish comeback : AMTOO
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"I Know Who Killed Me" actress, 2007 : LOHAN
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Word often preceded by a color : ALERT
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Givers of unfriendly hugs : BOAS
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Justice Dept. division : ATF
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A ham might use it : MORSECODE
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Focus on one's approach, say : AVIATE
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Inclination : GRADIENT
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Kind of artery : RENAL
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Govt. probe : INQ
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Frank request : SAUERKRAUT
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U.S. military chopper : HUEY
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One way to turn a ship : ALEE
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Chain links?: Abbr. : MTNS
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George H. W. Bush, once : CIADIRECTOR
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Apt., e.g. : RES
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Panamanian pronoun : ESO
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Lifter : SNEAKTHIEF
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Ticks off : IRES
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Glutton's desire : MORE
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Driving tool : PROD
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Beards : AWNS
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The good earth? : LOAM
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Pasta eaten with a spoon : ORZO
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Web connection means : HYPERTEXT
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Trapped : INASNARE
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Franklin contemporary : REO
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Word with longer or minute : ANY
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Body types : COUPES
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Apparently anxious person : PACER
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Hill in Nashville : FAITH
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"As You Like It" setting : ARDEN
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Subjective pieces : OPEDS
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Switch letters : AMFM
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Where Bambara is spoken : MALI
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All ___ (words on a game box) : AGES
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One of a comic-strip married couple : ARLO
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Third-century year : CCI
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Atlantic City hot spot, with "the" : TAJ

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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