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New York Times, Monday, November 1, 1999

46-Down : Mentors

Author:
Robert Frank
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Frank.
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© 1999, The New York Times11/1/99 ( No. 18,255 )
Across
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Plane reservation : SEAT
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Brief fight : SETTO
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Person whose name starts with Mac-, maybe : SCOT
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Burn balm : ALOE
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Scout group : TROOP
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___ Alto, Calif. : PALO
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Horne who sang "Stormy Weather" : LENA
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Tending (to) : PRONE
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The Emerald Isle : ERIN
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1967 Robert Knight hit : EVERLASTINGLOVE
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Not "dis," in Brooklyn : DAT
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More complete : FULLER
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Group of bees : SWARM
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Country estates : VILLAS
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Louisville's river : OHIO
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South Pacific islander : SAMOAN
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It once billed itself "The most trusted name in television" : RCA
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Inventor's impossible goal : PERPETUALMOTION
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"Take your hands off me!" : HEY
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Rigid bracelet : BANGLE
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Supply-and-demand subj. : ECON
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Rich pastries : TORTES
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Fire sign : SMOKE
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Word on express mail : URGENT
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Republicans, for short : GOP
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1995 Deepak Chopra book : BOUNDLESSENERGY
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Belonging to us : OURS
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Steamed : IRATE
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San ___, Italy : REMO
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Fit of fever : AGUE
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Sneakers with swooshes : NIKES
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Popular on-line auction company : EBAY
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"___ of the D'Urbervilles" : TESS
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Beau ___ : GESTE
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Soap actress Linda : DANO
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Dollar days event : SALE
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Abbr. on a contour map : ELEV
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Top-notch : AONE
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Sign of unhappiness : TEARDROP
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March 17 honoree, briefly : STPAT
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Goes astray : ERRS
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Horn sound : TOOT
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Novelist Morrison : TONI
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Danger near an aerosol spray : OPENFLAME
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Incantations : SPELLS
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"God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen," e.g. : CAROL
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Fruit on a toothpick : OLIVE
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Printer need : TONER
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On the ___ (fleeing) : LAM
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Rich fertilizer : GUANO
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Frosh, next year : SOPH
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Cry on a roller coaster : WHEE
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Subject to a draft : AIRY
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Speak boastfully of : VAUNT
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Mirror ___ : IMAGE
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Takes it easy : LOLLS
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Amazing : STARTLING
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Puerto ___ : RICO
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Person in an apron : COOK
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Writer Rice : ANNE
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U.S. investment instrument : EBOND
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Moderated : TEMPERED
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Past, present and future : TENSES
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Henry V, to Henry IV : SON
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Sub that sank Allied ships : UBOAT
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Cheek coloring : ROUGE
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Mentors : GURUS
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Farmyard honkers : GEESE
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Lake near Niagara Falls : ERIE
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Fifth Avenue retailer : SAKS
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"Let it stand" : STET
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Singer McEntire : REBA
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Crime buster : GMAN
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It has its ups and downs : YOYO

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