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New York Times, Saturday, November 17, 2001

Author:
Bob Peoples
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bob Peoples

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 27 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Peoples. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 1117 ( 19,002 )

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Across
1
Prisoner punishment place : SWEATBOX
9
Sound of a dud : PHFFFT
15
Michael Jordan gets a lot of it : HANGTIME
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Parent, e.g. : REARER
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1994 Grammy co-winner for "Talking Timbuktu" : RYCOODER
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Not at all nice : ORNERY
19
Atlas abbr. : ISL
20
Jai alai balls : PELOTAS
22
Indian honorific : SRI
23
Bass ___ : VIOL
25
Tie : NEXUS
26
Rap : CHAT
27
Ford family forename : EDSEL
29
Business card abbr. : TEL
30
"No man is ___ to his valet" : AHERO
31
Cut some more, maybe : REEDIT
33
Attends as an outsider : SITSINON
35
Ships to a far-off place? : UFOS
37
Tuscany tourist city : PISA
38
Try to avoid arrest, perhaps : SKIPTOWN
42
They may be heightened : SENSES
46
Circus sights : TENTS
47
Circus sound : OOH
49
Like chestnuts : STALE
50
Dog tail? : APSO
51
Preindicates : BODES
53
"Splendor in the Grass" Oscar winner : INGE
54
Kind of power : NTH
55
Stopgap : BANDAID
57
Physical conductors: Abbr. : DRS
58
Redecorate : DOOVER
60
Security datum : IDNUMBER
62
Deep dish : TUREEN
63
Something that may be charmed? : NECKLACE
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Frolicking fauna : OTTERS
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Pan, e.g. : GREEKGOD
Down
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First Peace Corps director : SHRIVER
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Kind of inn : WAYSIDE
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Cocoon : ENCLOSE
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Back : AGO
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'Vette feature, perhaps : TTOP
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1987-95 Senate Judiciary Committee head : BIDEN
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Western ___ : OMELET
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Reproductions of a sort : XEROXES
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Indonesian outriggers : PROAS
10
One of a matching pair : HERS
11
Strike out : FAN
12
Renew : FRESHEN
13
1996-98 "Crossfire" co-host : FERRARO
14
Haberdasher's suggestion : TRYITON
21
Mania source of the 1630's : TULIP
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Preceded : LEDUPTO
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Tuscany export : CHIANTI
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Features of certain British stories : LIFTS
30
Jacks, e.g. : ASSES
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Further : TOO
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Poetic contraction : TIS
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Pass out : SWOON
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Persist in : STANDTO
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Wouldn't admit : KEPTOUT
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Briefly : INSHORT
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Affirmative action : NODDING
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Bank protector? : SANDBAG
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"Espolio" artist : ELGRECO
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Is hopping mad : SEESRED
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Spill : HEADER
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They're raised on farms : BARNS
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Subsequently : SINCE
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Head site : BEER
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Single fist? : DUKE
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Winning sign : VEE
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Annual honoree's inits. : MLK

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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