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New York Times, Thursday, October 25, 2007

Author:
Susan Harrington Smith
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Susan Harrington Smith

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FZ} This is puzzle # 10 for Ms. Smith. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2007, The New York TimesNo. 1025 ( 21,170 )
Across
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"Thou art not lovelier than ___, — no" (Millay sonnet start) : LILACS
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Make even : TIE
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Neighbor of Afghanistan: Abbr. : PAK
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Cadillac model : DEVILLE
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___ jam : INA
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Word with pick or pack : ICE
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With 55-Across, description of 23-, 36- and 44-Across : ITALIAN
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Wither : ATROPHY
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Atlanta's ___ Center : CNN
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College square : QUAD
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Playwright Edward and others : ALBEES
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Beginning of some folk wisdom : TOTRUSTISGOOD
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Clod buster : HOE
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Pacific islands in W.W. II fighting, with "the" : GILBERTS
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Hugh ___, successor to Louis V as king of France : CAPET
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Kind of cup : DIXIE
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Les poissons swim in it : EAU
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Charter : HIRE
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Folk wisdom, part 2 : NOTTO
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Doggone : DARN
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Nabokov novel : ADA
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Biblical prophet thrown overboard by his shipmates : JONAH
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Formal dress shoes : PUMPS
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Sane : RATIONAL
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Norwegian coin : ORE
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End of the folk wisdom : TRUSTISBETTER
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Obliquely : ASLANT
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Bishoprics : SEES
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Old Eur. domain : HRE
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Cutout to fill in : STENCIL
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See 16-Across : PROVERB
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Additionally : TOO
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Green: Prefix : ECO
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Corrida combatants : TOREROS
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Have : OWN
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Shade of blue : SKY
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Makeshift hatrack : ANTLER
Down
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"... ___ man put asunder" (wedding words) : LETNO
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"___ to be alone" (words attributed to Greta Garbo) : IVANT
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Wee, quickly : LIL
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Exact proper divisor, in math : ALIQUOT
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Part of a contract : CLAUSE
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French legislature : SENAT
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Spanish aunt : TIA
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Incised printing method : INTAGLIO
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Pendant place : EARLOBE
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Bit of wishful thinking : PIPEDREAM
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Yearn : ACHE
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Phi Beta Kappa mementos : KEYS
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Webster's, e.g.: Abbr. : DICT
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Melancholy woodwind : OBOE
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Medicinal cardiac stimulant : DIGITALIS
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Syngman ___, first president of South Korea : RHEE
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The last Pope Paul, e.g. : SIXTH
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Infield cover : TARP
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Heavenly orbs : SUNS
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Scorch : CHAR
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She dies with Radames : AIDA
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Talk, talk, talk : PRATTLEON
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Robert of "The 39 Steps" : DONAT
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Teflon, e.g. : NONSTICK
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Any Sonny and Cher song : DUET
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Bumps on a ride : JOUNCES
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Do some advance organizing : PRESORT
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Ayatollah's home : IRAN
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Titania's husband : OBERON
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Dividing membranes : SEPTA
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When doubled, comforting words : THERE
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Cause for an erasure : ERROR
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Fighters for Jeff Davis : REBS
49
Regarding : ASTO
50
Pack : STOW
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Powell's co-star in "The Thin Man" : LOY
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Speed: Abbr. : VEL

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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