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New York Times, Wednesday, October 22, 2003

Author:
Judy Cole
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Judy Cole

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {KQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Ms. Cole. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 1022 ( 19,706 )
Across
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Admitting a draft, maybe : AJAR
5
Anthem opening : OSAY
9
Capp lad : ABNER
14
Actor Cronyn : HUME
15
Gabrielle's companion on TV : XENA
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Have the munchies for : CRAVE
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Commotions : ADOS
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Bullied : BROWBEATEN
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1915 Lillian Gish film, with "The" : BIRTHOFANATION
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Jimmy Stewart syllables : AWS
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Plating material : TIN
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Charged particles : ANIONS
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Vienna-based cartel : OPEC
30
Jeter stat. : RBI
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Ballroom dance : TANGO
34
Gray ___ : AREA
35
Swindle, slangily : BURN
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1997 Roberto Benigni film : LIFEISBEAUTIFUL
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One way to turn at sea : ALEE
40
Hightail it : TEAR
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Way to go : ROUTE
42
Georgia, formerly: Abbr. : SSR
43
Strongbox document : DEED
44
Winter apple : RUSSET
45
Winner's take : POT
46
Galley tool : OAR
47
2002 Robin Williams film : DEATHTOSMOOCHY
55
Landfall for Ponce de León : PUERTORICO
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Not stay put : ROAM
57
Le petit prince's home planet : TERRE
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"The Good Earth" heroine : OLAN
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Michener's "Centennial," e.g. : EPIC
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Bridges in Hollywood : LLOYD
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Model Banks : TYRA
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Hospital supplies : SERA
Down
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Melville mariner : AHAB
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Dame ___ Dench : JUDI
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Love personified : AMOR
4
Staff symbol : REST
5
River bends : OXBOWS
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Lowly laborers : SERFS
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Small forest buffalo : ANOA
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[bor-r-ring!] : YAWN
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Vinegary : ACETIC
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Control center : BRAIN
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Cold war winner : NATO
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In a tie : EVEN
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Cartoon Chihuahua : REN
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Flat-bottomed rowboat : BATEAU
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Former enemy capital : HANOI
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Travel reference : ATLAS
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Symbol of toughness : NAILS
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Deduce : INFER
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Curved arch : OGEE
28
Mountain nymph : OREAD
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Still-life item : PEAR
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Groucho's "Duck Soup" role : RUFUS
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Ruffian : BRUTE
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Dock site : INLET
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Busy as ___ : ABEE
35
Book jacket items : BIOS
37
Prefix with scope : STETHO
38
Cape Cod town : TRURO
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Like some lines : DOTTED
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1936 Loretta Young title role : RAMONA
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Fencer's deflection : PARRY
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Award since 1927 : OSCAR
47
Field of honor event : DUEL
48
Architect Saarinen : EERO
49
Race pace : TROT
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Overly suave : OILY
51
Assayers' stuff : ORES
52
Manage, somehow : COPE
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"Ain't Got No" musical : HAIR
54
Pool site, for short : YMCA
55
"The ___ Club" (1970's-80's TV show) : PTL

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

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