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New York Times, Monday, October 28, 2002

Author:
Randy Sowell
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randy Sowell

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FQ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Sowell. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 1028 ( 19,347 )
Across
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Test episode for a TV series : PILOT
6
Front's opposite : BACK
10
Yen : ITCH
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Came up : AROSE
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Israeli airline : ELAL
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Actress Irene of "Fame" : CARA
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Expensive fur : SABLE
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Christie's "Death on the ___" : NILE
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Diplomat Abba : EBAN
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007's introduction : BONDJAMESBOND
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Kind of sauce : SOY
25
Shipping magnate Onassis : ARI
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Screwball : KOOKY
27
Thin 1960's supermodel : TWIGGY
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Coil : HELIX
32
___ the Cow : ELSIE
33
Mathematician Descartes : RENE
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"Invasion of the Body Snatchers" container : POD
37
Jungle declaration : METARZANYOUJANE
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Main, Elm, etc.: Abbr. : STS
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Sicilian volcano : ETNA
43
Turkic speaker : TATAR
44
Flower with colorful blotches : PANSY
46
"Peter Pan" playwright : BARRIE
47
Tasty : SAPID
50
Stadium cheer : RAH
51
Where Mindy's TV friend came from : ORK
52
First line of "Moby-Dick" : CALLMEISHMAEL
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Spoken : ORAL
58
Poker payment : ANTE
59
President Nasser : GAMAL
62
Dog on the Yellow Brick Road : TOTO
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On the double, in the O.R. : STAT
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Get around : EVADE
65
Winter forecast : SNOW
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Civil wrong : TORT
67
Spanish kids : NENES
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Mas' mates : PAS
2
Lyricist Gershwin : IRA
3
Capitol Hill wheeler-dealers : LOBBYISTS
4
Peace Prize city : OSLO
5
Adolescent : TEENAGER
6
Cinema canine : BENJI
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Inter ___ : ALIA
8
Serene : CALM
9
Swiss artist Paul : KLEE
10
Fridge, old-style : ICEBOX
11
Forbidden : TABOO
12
How to start up a Model T : CRANK
13
Useful : HANDY
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Moistureless : DRY
22
Hit the slopes : SKI
23
What roots connect to : STEMS
24
Young hooter : OWLET
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Italian actress Scala : GIA
29
Youngman of one-liners : HENNY
30
"Orinoco Flow" singer : ENYA
31
Sign before Virgo : LEO
33
Followers of the Pied Piper of Hamelin : RATS
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Officer on the beat : PATROLMAN
35
Studio sign : ONAIR
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Bo of "10" : DEREK
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Buddhist sect : ZEN
39
Tony-winning actress for "The Country Girl" : UTAHAGEN
40
Cookie holder : JAR
44
Feather-filled item : PILLOW
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Navy bigwig: Abbr. : ADM
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Crash sound : BAM
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Glasgow residents : SCOTS
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Composer Copland : AARON
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Academy founder : PLATO
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Scarlett's love : RHETT
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Sunrise direction : EAST
54
Look ___ (study) : INTO
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Constellation component : STAR
56
Icicle site : EAVE
60
Citrus drink : ADE
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"___ Misérables" : LES

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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