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New York Times, Wednesday, December 13, 2000

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JW} This is puzzle # 65 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 1213 ( 18,663 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Bloke : CHAP
5
Out of it : INAFOG
11
Show of team spirit : RAH
14
First name in the 40's-50's Yankees : YOGI
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"Civis Romanus sum" speaker : CICERO
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Fancy name appendage : ESQ
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Green Bay Packers fans : CHEESEHEADS
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Some batters, for short : DHS
20
Noted wine valley : LOIRE
21
School assignment : REPORT
23
Sounds of doubt : EHS
24
Holiday shortening : XMAS
28
Turn in : RETIRE
30
Noncommittal response : SOMETIME
32
Eastern European language : SLOVAK
33
"I didn't do it," for one : DENIAL
35
Appraiser's skill : EYE
36
Klutz : BUTTERFINGERS
41
100 yrs. : CEN
42
Bank patrons : SAVERS
43
Items on belts : PAGERS
47
Trattoria orders : RISOTTOS
51
It works like a charm : AMULET
52
1999 Ron Howard film : EDTV
53
"... ___ quit!" : ORI
54
Card carrier : MEMBER
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Shiver-producing : EERIE
58
Spiritual path : ZEN
59
They show guts : BEERBELLIES
63
Not home : OUT
64
Walking on air : ELATED
65
Faxed : SENT
66
Photo ___ : OPS
67
One-named 90's singer : SELENA
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Film dog : ASTA
Down
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Bikes : CYCLES
2
Santa's greeting : HOHOHO
3
AARP concern : AGEISM
4
Waterfront walk : PIER
5
Rocks : ICE
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Place for med. researchers : NIH
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Champion : ACE
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One cause of trembling : FEAR
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Commands : ORDERS
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Kind of truth : GOSPEL
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Its valley is fabled in song : REDRIVER
12
Camels may end up here : ASHTRAYS
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Command posts: Abbr. : HQS
18
Tchaikovsky's "Souvenir de Florence," e.g. : SEXTET
22
Siouan : OTO
25
Outfielder's cry : MINE
26
Princes abroad : AMIRS
27
Clams and oysters, e.g. : SEAFARE
29
Squeeze (out) : EKE
31
Summer hours in N.Y.C. : EDT
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Hopping mad : LIVID
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"Star Trek" command : BEAMMEUP
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Salves : UNGUENTS
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"Cheep" accommodations? : NEST
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Act servilely : GROVEL
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Superlative ending : EST
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Calculating person, for short : CPA
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Popular street name : ELM
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Yeshiva teachers : REBBES
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"Dear Prue" writer : STEELE
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Side in the Revolutionary War : TORIES
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___ Express : ORIENT
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Reason to close up shop : SIESTA
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Not fake : REAL
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Socialite Maxwell : ELSA
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Picnic locale : ZOO
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Address abbr. : RTE
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Uncle ___ : BEN
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Writer LeShan : EDA

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

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