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New York Times, Thursday, October 28, 1999

Author:
Patrick D. Berry
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Patrick Berry

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 1028 ( 18,251 )
Across
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Word repeated in an "Animal House" chant : TOGA
5
Language suffix : ISH
8
Sudden outburst : SPASM
13
Took possession of, as a house : MOVEDINTO
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Lash of "Law of the Lash" : LARUE
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They may get whipped in the kitchen : OMELETTES
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Memorable 1972 hurricane : AGNES
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Poetic contraction : OER
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Sugar pine? : SWEETTOOTH
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Acted the Boy Scout : DIDAGOODDEED
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Word from a pen : OINK
25
1910's-20's art movement : DADAISM
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Impudent boy : WHELP
31
Cashmere, e.g. : WOOL
33
Sgt. or cpl. : NCO
34
"Bonanza" brother : HOSS
35
TV Guide listings : SHOWS
36
Unaccounted-for radar blips : UFOS
37
Piece of kabuki costumery : OBI
38
Jazzman Al : COHN
39
Twists : SKEWS
40
Deep-dish entrees : POTPIES
43
Impolite shout : JEER
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Never : ONNOOCCASION
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One who keeps track of ins and outs : BOOKKEEPER
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Prefix with meter : ODO
53
Actress MacDowell : ANDIE
54
Côte d'Or estates : VINEYARDS
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Less congenial : ICIER
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John of the Who : ENTWISTLE
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Sly glances : LEERS
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In medias ___ : RES
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Sneaky maneuver : PLOY
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Oscar winner Marisa : TOMEI
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Tries a bit too hard : OVERDOESIT
3
Toothpaste type : GEL
4
Summer drink : ADE
5
Halved : INTWO
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Knight's need : STEED
7
Rinsed, as a car : HOSEDDOWN
8
Scheduled : SLATED
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Building with stacked roofs : PAGODA
10
European river known for disastrous floods : ARNO
11
Fat used in candlemaking : SUET
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Sieve's bottom : MESH
13
What some rings measure : MOOD
14
Reassuring phrase : ITSOK
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Dabbling ducks : TEALS
22
Distresses : AILS
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Econ. measure : GNP
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Not as good as : INFERIORTO
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Barge, e.g. : SCOW
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Tree-hugger? : MOSS
29
Loud punch : WHOP
30
Penniless traveler : HOBO
31
Legalistic pronoun : WHOSOEVER
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"Isn't that nice!" : OOH
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Public spat : SCENE
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Instruments that are strummed : UKES
39
Word before dog or legs : SEA
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Less speedy : POKIER
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Comic book artists : INKERS
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Clothing company with a noted catalogue : JCREW
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Offer one's thoughts : OPINE
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Store coupon units : CENTS
47
Contrary to expectation : ODDLY
48
Pliers part : NOSE
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Keep a leaky boat afloat : BAIL
50
In the old days : ONCE
51
Dog drawn by Jim Davis : ODIE
55
Little bark : YIP
56
Communication for the deaf: Abbr. : ASL

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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