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New York Times, Saturday, October 12, 2002

Author:
William I. Johnston
Editor:
Will Shortz
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William I. Johnston

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: {BQWZ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Johnston. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 1012 ( 19,331 )
Across
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Style of the White House's Red Room : EMPIRE
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Man of steel? : JPMORGAN
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Help rise : LEAVEN
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Skateboard wheel material : URETHANE
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The Muses, e.g. : ENNEAD
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Composer who wrote the book "The Paris Diaries" : NEDROREM
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Hand of ___ : GOD
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Up : PERKY
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"___ to conjure with" : ANAME
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Press : IRON
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Dash control : DEFOG
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They may be hurt by falls : EGOS
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Biblical wonder worker : AARON
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Its first route was Key West-Havana : PANAM
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Chemical suffix : ENE
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Site of the first Winter Olympics : CHAMONIX
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Some Scots : LASSES
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It may follow 40-40 : ADIN
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"Pieces of Me" singer McKenna : LORI
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Words of encouragement : CHINUP
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Testing device : DIPSTICK
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Civil Rights Memorial designer : LIN
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Wheelman? : SAJAK
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Asian capital : HANOI
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Boy or girl preceder : ATTA
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No guffaw : TEHEE
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Earful at the complaint department : RANT
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Ring : PHONE
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Crib parts : SLATS
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1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc.: Abbr. : STS
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Literally, "wind and water" : FENGSHUI
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Breath freshener : TICTAC
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Aeschylus trilogy : ORESTEIA
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Improve, in a way : ENRICH
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Some computer actions : RESTARTS
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Like angry bulls : SNORTY
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Like Berg's "Violin Concerto" : ELEGIAC
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It gets brighter in winter : MENORAH
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Box opener : PANDORA
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Waylon Jennings's "___ Always Been Crazy" : IVE
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Bring in : REAP
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Silent, now : ENDED
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Unwelcome message : JUNKFAX
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Victimize : PREYON
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Dose, informally : MED
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___ vez : OTRA
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Wine region : RHONE
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Escort sites : GARAGES
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Tentacled feeder : ANEMONE
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Batman and Robin, to Catwoman : NEMESES
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Fasten anew : REPIN
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Odysseus, to Polyphemus : NOMAN
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Children's dance in "The Nutcracker" : GALOP
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Difficult point : NODUS
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Malarial region : MARSH
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Try to bite : NIPAT
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"Norwegian Wood" instrument : SITAR
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"___ Rock" (Bob Seger hit) : LIKEA
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Applaud : CLAPFOR
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"Greetings" : HITHERE
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Drones : INTONES
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Showy flowers : DAHLIAS
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All riled up : INASTIR
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Secret agent's need : CONTACT
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Lowbrow, in a way : KITSCHY
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Kind of priest : JESUIT
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Distress : ANGST
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Suffix with Rock- : ETTES
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This, in Toledo : ESTA
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___ Fein : SINN
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Any storm, once : HER
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___-Magnon : CRO

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