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New York Times, Wednesday, October 2, 2002

With 59-Across, what the answers to the 11 capitalized clues begin

Author:
Eric Berlin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Eric Berlin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Berlin. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York Times10/2/02 ( No. 19,321 )

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Across
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Butts : CIGS
5
BAFFIN BAY SIGHT : BERG
9
"Family Ties" mother : ELYSE
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ANTLERED BEAST : HART
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You might get your mitts on it : OVEN
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Rifles : LOOTS
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Painter Nolde : EMIL
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"Le Roi d'Ys" composer : LALO
19
Shivering fits : AGUES
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With 59-Across, what the answers to the 11 capitalized clues begin : FAMOUSNAMES
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San Antonio-to-Dallas dir. : NNE
24
Durham sch. : UNH
25
Arlington landmark : PENTAGON
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Brandy flavor : APRICOT
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___-crazy : STIR
32
Test-taker's last resort : GUESSING
34
Squids' kin : OCTOPI
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OPPOSITE OF 11-DOWN : OLD
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MARGARINE CONTAINER : TUB
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ANGLER'S BUY : ROD
42
Menacing look : GLOWER
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Infamous W.W. I name : MATAHARI
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Canned : AXED
52
Ending of fame or fortune : SILENTE
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More cheerful : CHIRPIER
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One of the Bobbsey twins : NAN
58
Put on : DON
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See 20-Across : ENDINGINMAN
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Winter Olympics athlete : LUGER
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Sch. with a branch in Berkeley : UCAL
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Seat of Allen County, Kan. : IOLA
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Atoll component : ISLET
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___ SLAW : COLE
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Tip or hip follower : STER
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Swerves : VEERS
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Whaler's direction : THAR
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ATTEMPT A BREAK-IN : HACK
Down
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White hat wearer : CHEF
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"___ Camera" : IAMA
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Hardly rosy : GRIM
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Bowling Hall of Fame location : STLOUIS
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Moscow theater : BOLSHOI
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Sen. Bayh of Indiana : EVAN
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Pass again on the track : RELAP
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Folklore figures : GNOMES
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Like a bungee cord : ELASTIC
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Journal : LOG
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IN ONE'S SALAD DAYS : YOUNG
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Pad user : STENO
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Krupp Works city : ESSEN
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Aunties' husbands : UNCS
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Within: Prefix : ENTO
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Know-how : ART
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Bug-eyed : AGOG
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SWAY, SO TO SPEAK : PULL
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Fix up : REDO
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Explosive : TNT
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Bazooka, e.g. : GUM
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"The Plague" setting : ORAN
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35-DOWN IS ONE : PORT
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"And if ___ before ..." : IDIE
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Undergrad degs. : BAS
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Children's card game : WAR
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Brain trust members : EXPERTS
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Bridle part : REIN
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Cause of a prickly feeling : TINGLER
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Brooding? : HENNISH
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Count expenses when figuring taxes : DEDUCT
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454, in old Rome : CDLIV
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IT MAY BE OPEN OR SAFE : HOUSE
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Fireplace : INGLE
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Xerox competitor : RICOH
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"The Lion King" lioness : NALA
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Baseballer Manny : MOTA
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Smart ___ : ALEC
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D.E.A. agent: Var. : NARK
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Poetic contraction : EER

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

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