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New York Times, Saturday, October 28, 2000

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JQVWXZ} This is puzzle # 62 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 1028 ( 18,617 )
Across
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Soccer award : CORNERKICK
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Westminster Abbey area : POETSCORNER
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Dope : PINHEAD
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Campaign targets : FATCATS
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Commercial game with disks : OTHELLO
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Outmoded eatery : AUTOMAT
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1979 hit "What ___ Gonna Do With My Lovin'" : CHA
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Photo requester, maybe : PENPAL
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Building block : LEGO
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Mustard family member : KALE
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Munich-to-Berlin dir. : NNE
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Kind of roll : KAISER
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"So ___ to you, Fuzzy-Wuzzy": Kipling : ERES
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Oil holders : EASELS
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Philosopher Lao-___ : TSE
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Baker's dozen? : TARTS
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Journeys : TREKS
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Looks : SEEMS
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Frames wind up on them : REELS
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Mobile home dweller : SNAIL
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Spenserian verb : DOEST
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Oil holder : CAN
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They're not rehearsed : ADLIBS
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Accusatory response : ETTU
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Takes in : ADOPTS
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Time in le printemps : MAI
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Practice like a pug : SPAR
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Rot : TOSH
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Baseballer Biggio et al. : CRAIGS
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Crowded place in the Bible : INN
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One new to a line : TRAINEE
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They got Gotti : THEFEDS
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Fans' activity : YELLING
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Its capital is Castries : STLUCIA
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Building block : CORNERSTONE
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Fervent worshipers' place : AMENCORNER
Down
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Shark's target, at times : CORNERPOCKET
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Ancient harplike instrument : KITHARA
3
They may deliver anesthesia : INHALERS
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"Voi ___ sapete" (Mozart aria) : CHE
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Sea food? : KELP
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"Ad Parnassum" painter : PAULKLEE
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Giant from Gretna : OTT
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Dangerous strain : ECOLI
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Least likely to snap? : TAMEST
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Levels : STAGES
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Where some errands are run : CORNERSTORE
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Coeur d'___ : ALENE
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"Beverly Hills 90210" female : DONNA
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Carrier overseer: Abbr. : FAA
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Bother : PEST
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Newbery winner for "Ginger Pye" : ESTES
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Didn't order : ASKED
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Trespass : ERR
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Législateur's group : SENAT
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Dark purple fruits : SLOES
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"Lucia di Lammermoor" feature : MADSCENE
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Part of R.S.V.P. : SIL
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Part of the scenery : SETPIECE
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Pizarro founded it : LIMA
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Double : STANDIN
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Changes direction : TURNSACORNER
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Diagonal : CATTYCORNER
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Loves : ADORES
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Kind of diet : NOSALT
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Teases : BAITS
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Pupils take part in it : SIGHT
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Theologian ___ Judaeus : PHILO
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Gas station abbr. : REG
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Ward of the screen : SELA
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"Little Birds" writer : NIN
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Part of a giant's chant : FUM

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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