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New York Times, Monday, November 11, 1996

Author:
S. Spadaccini
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Stephanie Spadaccini

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 19 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 1111 ( 17,170 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Garbage boat : SCOW
5
Ingrid's "Casablanca" role : ILSA
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I.O.U.'s : CHITS
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Singer Guthrie : ARLO
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"Get a ___ of that!" : LOAD
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Nouveau ___ : RICHE
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Nightgown-clad nursery-rhyme character : WEEWILLIEWINKIE
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Reverse image, for short : NEG
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___ the lily : GILD
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Be present at : ATTEND
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Grow dim : WANE
24
Jackie's second husband : ARI
25
Heavens : SKY
26
Saying of Caesar : VENIVIDIVICI
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Banishment : EXILE
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Put on : DON
33
No, to Nikita : NYET
37
Towering : TALL
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Item : THING
40
Snapshot, Mad. Ave.-style : FOTO
41
Captain Hook's assistant : SMEE
42
Tic-tac-toe win : OOO
43
Nearsighted Mr. : MAGOO
44
1960 Terry-Thomas film farce : MAKEMINEMINK
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Tie the knot : WED
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Fleur-de-___ : LIS
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Bloody : GORY
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Twenty questions category : ANIMAL
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Concerning : INRE
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Alternative to a subway : BUS
59
Shakespearean comedy (original spelling) : LOVESLABORSLOST
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Smooth and glossy : SLEEK
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Persian sprite : PERI
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Brainstorm : IDEA
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"___ la vista, baby!" : HASTA
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Former spouses : EXES
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Bruce or Laura of Hollywood : DERN
Down
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Cut, as a log : SAWN
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Prairie Indian : CREE
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Designer Cassini : OLEG
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"Unbelievable!" : WOW
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Fighting ___ (Big Ten team) : ILLINI
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Lounged around : LOLLED
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Port ___, Egypt : SAID
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Summer cooler : ADE
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Rex Reed, e.g. : CRITIC
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Help for the puzzled : HINT
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Clinton staffer Harold : ICKES
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Use your brain : THINK
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Squalid : SEEDY
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"___ at the office" : IGAVE
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Bandleader Fred : WARING
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Actor Dafoe : WILLEM
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Door-to-door cosmetics company : AVON
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Docs for dachshunds : VETS
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Quiz : EXAM
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Cairo's river : NILE
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Dialect : IDIOM
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Odious reputation : INFAMY
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Berra or Bear : YOGI
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Prince William's school : ETON
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Grabbed : TOOK
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"___ a Mockingbird" : TOKILL
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Works in the garden : HOES
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French mothers : MERES
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Where Nome is home : ALASKA
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Pay no heed to : IGNORE
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Action star Chuck : NORRIS
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Former 49ers coach Bill : WALSH
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W.W. II's ___ Gay : ENOLA
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Jackknife and others : DIVES
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Encounter : MEET
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Wild goat : IBEX
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Presage : BODE
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Exploiter : USER
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Getz or Kenton : STAN
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Imitate : APE
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Pot top : LID

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

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