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New York Times, Saturday, October 13, 2007

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

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 33 Missing: {X} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Silk. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2007, The New York TimesNo. 1013 ( 21,158 )
Across
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Classic sports lineup : TFORMATION
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All in favor : PROS
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Antipathy : REPUGNANCE
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Not be fair? : RAIN
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"I hear ya!" : AMENTOTHAT
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Regard impolitely : OGLE
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Low square : NINE
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Work period : STINT
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Intelligence problem : MOLE
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Winter fall, in Falkirk : SNA
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Fortune 500 company founded in 1995 : EBAY
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It's often administered orally : QUIZ
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Needle holders : FIRS
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Power system : GRID
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Birthplace of Evel Knievel and Martha Raye : BUTTE
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Dill herb : ANET
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"Follow the Fleet" co-star, 1936 : ASTAIRE
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Precursor to a historical "party" : TEAACT
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Winner of four Oscars for musical scores : PREVIN
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"Seems that way" : GUESSSO
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One-named singer with the 1960s Velvet Underground : NICO
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Decision maker : JUDGE
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Calls in a field : CAWS
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Proof word : STET
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Home of Gannon University : ERIE
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"I'll Be Doggone" singer, 1965 : GAYE
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Lovelace who was called "The Enchantress of Numbers" : ADA
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Cossacks' leader : TSAR
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Take the top off : UNHAT
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Wild : AMOK
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Break : LULL
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Enterprise : INITIATIVE
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Natural healer : ALOE
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Decision maker : DETERMINER
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Revolutionary War general Thomas : GAGE
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Big name in foot care : ODOREATERS
Down
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Dietary danger : TRANSFAT
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Like some charms : FEMININE
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Range, e.g. : OPENAREA
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Old character : RUNE
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Company keepers: Abbr. : MGT
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Calendário units : ANOS
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Ribbons : TATTERS
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Check : INHIBIT
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Preceder of many hockey games : OCANADA
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Like a snood, commonly : NETTY
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Some dance honorees : PROMQUEENS
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Cousin of goulash : RAGOUT
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Like some old-fashioned lamps : OILLIT
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Cold response? : SNEEZE
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1959 #1 hit for Lloyd Price : STAGGERLEE
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Track take : GATE
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Cold response? : BRR
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Corp. capital raisers : IPOS
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Breaking need : CUE
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It's found in eggs : VITAMINE
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Like some streams in winter : ICEDOVER
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"Isn't anyone interested?" : NOTAKERS
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Like many supermarket lines? : SCANNED
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Greet : SAYHITO
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Producer of some beads : SWEATER
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It can give people flight reservations : JETLAG
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Legendary Christian martyr : URSULA
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It's open for discussion : DIALOG
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"Life Is Beautiful" hero : GUIDO
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Spare change? : TIRE
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Buckling down : ATIT
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Org. with its own insurance agency : AMA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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