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BAR ASSOCIATION

New York Times, Sunday, November 12, 2000

Author:
Joe DiPietro
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe DiPietro

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Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 140, Blocks: 68 Missing: {Q} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 41 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 1112 ( 18,632 )
Across
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Rigging attachment : MAST
5
Man on first? : ADAM
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Riffraff : SCUM
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Walk fancily : SASHAY
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Folk forename : ARLO
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Sweats : WORKSHARD
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So to so, say : OCTAVE
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Use a fisherman to put the kibosh on? : SCOTCHWITHABASSCHASER
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Circle : COTERIE
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Game point, in tennis : ADIN
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Argus-eyed : ALERT
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Authenticated "Death of a Salesman" manuscript? : MILLERGENUINEDRAFT
35
You may be lost without it : MAP
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Center of a ball? : BELLE
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Focus of a July 2000 crash investigation : SST
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Disparaging word : SLUR
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John Wooden Center site : UCLA
43
Taken : INUSE
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Game portion : HALF
50
___ corda (musical direction) : UNA
51
Obi-Wan Kenobi actor's thoughts about Gregory Hines? : GUINNESSONTAP
56
Composer of La Scala's premiere opera : SALIERI
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Where Peggy Fleming won gold : GRENOBLE
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French Revolution figure : MARAT
61
Homemade pistol : ZIPGUN
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Kind of story : SAD
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Gymnast's pointed part : TOE
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Aries or Taurus : CAR
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Choice marble : TAW
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___ age (long time) : COONS
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Headline about Aniston and Pitt's breakup? : JANDBONTHEROCKS
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Bahraini V.I.P. : SHEIK
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Kind of story : SOB
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Opera singer Bostridge : IAN
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Lago feeder : RIO
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___ pro nobis : ORA
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Certain freight train : COALER
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Extract forcefully : WRING
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Voluntarily, perhaps : ASAFAVOR
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Oration station : ROSTRUM
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Early spring sights? : ACOUPLEOFBUDS
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Pastels and such : ART
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Hold back : STEM
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Be in an altared state? : KNEEL
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Splashy 1963 film title role, for short : CLEO
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Chinwags : GABS
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Baseball card abbr. : RBI
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New York University's ___ School of the Arts : TISCH
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Long period : EON
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Maple Leafs team photo? : SHOTOFCANADIANCLUB
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South American capital : SUCRE
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Immensely : ATON
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Cavities : HOLLOWS
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Warren Spahn? : PITCHEROFOLDMILWAUKEE
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Stilt's cousin : AVOCET
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Score after a tie-breaking safety : NINESEVEN
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Bad thing to be under : FIRE
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Choir section : TENORS
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Split personalities? : EXES
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Shortchanges : GYPS
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Oats, possibly : FEED
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Like some nouns: Abbr. : MASC
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___ Arena (Kings' home) : ARCO
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Token taker : SLOT
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Family figure : TOTEM
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How long one might stay : AWHILE
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Prosper : DOWELL
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Uris protagonist : ARI
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AMEX, e.g.: Abbr. : MKT
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A park may provide it : SHADE
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Ship assignment : CABIN
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Father of the Titans : URANUS
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Ward workers, for short : MDS
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Pedestal base : SOCLE
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Hurt : ACHED
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Kay and Kenneth : STARRS
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South-of-the-border sign-off : HASTALUEGO
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Old-time welcome : AVE
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Suffix with law : YER
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Pursue : SHAG
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It may be in the palm of one's hand : CRIB
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Holiday hirees : SANTAS
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"ER" actress Christine : ELISE
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Union city? : RENO
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Suffix with boor or Moor : ISH
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5K, maybe : FUNRUN
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Track team? : TRAINS
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"Mr. ___ Steps Out" (Leo Gorcey comedy) : MUGGS
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Legend maker : ACURA
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Employed busily : PLIED
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First name in advice : ANN
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Deprive of courage : UNMAN
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Begin chastising : STARTINON
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Lent part? : EAR
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___-Boy recliner : LAZ
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Extinguish, as some lights : FLICKOFF
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What an unappealing offer might get : NOTAKERS
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Deep black : EBON
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They may fly in the winter : SLEDS
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Blessed bread holder : PATEN
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Financial page listings, briefly : IPOS
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Concern of some smokers : TAR
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Army attack helicopter : COBRA
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Inferior : WORSE
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Dump, so to speak : JILT
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It'll do for the present : BOW
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Peace Palace's place, with "The" : HAGUE
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"Later" : CIAO
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Runts : SCRAGS
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"Yay!" : HOORAH
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Ted Williams Tunnel locale : EASTBOSTON
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Embryo sac encloser : OVULE
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People may lose their seats in this : RODEO
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Lighting of a torch : ARSON
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Oxcart's track : RUT
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"Gross!" : ICK
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Beat : ALLIN
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Epitome of simplicity : ABC
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"Jeepers Creepers" lyricist : MERCER
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Anti-fur org. : PETA
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Many an exec : MBA
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Plaster, in a way : STUCCO
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Stuck : INAFIX
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Cart : SCHLEP
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Fools : CLOWNS
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Hippy movement? : HULA
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Orangish yellow : OCHER
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Stews : FRETS
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When many office workers return to work : ATONE
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Welfare grants : DOLES
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Some candidates: Abbr. : INDS
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Poker ploy : BLUFF
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Panhandler, perhaps : OKIE
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Number one starter? : WERE
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Lentil, e.g. : SEED
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Learned perfectly : PAT
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It may be added to impress : IVE
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Like a gas gauge just before a fill-up? : ONE
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Filmdom's Ryan : MEG
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Wrigley Field feature : IVY

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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