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New York Times, Thursday, October 30, 2008

Author:
Chuck Hamilton
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chuck Hamilton

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQWXYZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Hamilton. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2008, The New York TimesNo. 1030 ( 21,541 )
Across
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Fruit variety with a sweet-spiced flavor : BOSC
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Parents : FOLKS
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Patron saint of sailors : ELMO
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___ Arena (Kings' home) : ARCO
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Godspeed : ADIEU
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Geological range : AEON
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Uruguay and Paraguay : RIOS
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Yosemite rock features : DOMES
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Money bigwigs, for short : CFOS
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So-called "fox fires" : NORTHERNLIGHTS
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Three-time P.G.A. Championship winner : SNEAD
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Intl. org. dismantled in 1977 : SEATO
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Penicillin target : STREP
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Infuriated : LIVID
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Outdoor cooking spot : PIT
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Recording device : VIDEOCAMERA
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Having shipped out : ASEA
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Élan : GUSTO
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"In principio ___ Verbum" : ERAT
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Certain lawsuit : CLASSACTION
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Tampa-to-Fort Myers dir. : SSE
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Mother ___ : EARTH
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Kitchen gadget brand : OSTER
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Who's creator : SEUSS
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List in an insurance report, maybe : DENTS
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What the ends of 20-, 35- and 42-Across are, collectively : DIRECTORSSHOUT
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___ Sailer, three-time 1956 skiing gold medalist : TONI
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"See, how she leans her cheek upon her hand!" speaker : ROMEO
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B.C. neighbor : ALTA
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Big area of philanthropy, with "the" : ARTS
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"Mi chiamano Mimi" and others : ARIAS
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Resting place : BIER
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Reassuring words after an accident : IMOK
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Big city newspaper desk : METRO
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Car radio mode : SEEK
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Stock holders : BARNS
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Night sky feature : ORION
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Get the point? : SCORE
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Longtime NBC Olympics host : COSTAS
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Wane : FADE
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Repute : ODOR
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Represent by drawing : LIMN
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Falls (over) : KEELS
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"Wake Up Little ___" : SUSIE
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On every single occasion : EACHTIME
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Take-home? : LEFTOVERS
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Calls to farmers : MOOS
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Carry-___ : ONS
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Modern show shower : HDTV
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Certain ballroom event : GALA
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European capital : RIGA
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Cabinet dept. : EDUC
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Penne topper : PESTO
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S&L offerings : IRAS
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November 4, e.g. : DATE
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A sergeant might ask soldiers to pick it up : PACE
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Española, for one : ISLA
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Lambastes : TEARSINTO
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Johnny with the 1958 hit "Willie and the Hand Jive" : OTIS
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Codger : COOT
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Record follower, at times : ASTERISK
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"Leaving Las Vegas" actress : SHUE
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___ Point Lighthouse, Massachusetts landmark since 1838 : NEDS
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Detox centers : REHABS
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"Hit the road!" : SCRAM
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Stock holder : STORE
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"I mean it!" : NOLIE
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Socratic student : TUTEE
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Desolate : STARK
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R.A.'s place : DORM
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Rule out : OMIT
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Parent : REAR
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Blah : SOSO
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James Clavell's "___-Pan" : TAI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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