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INNER PEACE

New York Times, Sunday, December 8, 1996

Author:
A. J. Santora
Editor:
Will Shortz
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A. J. Santora

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 142, Blocks: 74 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 218 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 1208 ( 17,197 )
Across
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Title sister of a 1970 film : SARA
5
50's pitcher Maglie : SAL
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Shelley, for one : ODIST
13
Bodybuilder's intake : CARBS
18
Hydrangea, e.g. : SHRUB
19
A Khan : AGA
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Further shorten, as a board : RESAW
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1982 Tony nominee Milo : OSHEA
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One-one and two-two : TIESCORES
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Women's shoe style : SPANISHHEEL
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Bridger : ARCH
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Ends of lines : FISHHOOKS
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Classical earth goddess : HECATE
30
Kind of cracker : GRAHAM
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Hamilton's prov. : ONT
33
Glow : AURA
34
Those who work : OPERANTS
38
Given life, perhaps : SENTENCED
43
See 7-Down : LARUE
46
Contemporary author-illustrator Jon : AGEE
47
Unvarnished : CANDID
48
Roar of a crowd : OLE
49
Love personified : AMOR
50
React angrily : SNARL
51
Illinois city : ALTON
52
"De ___ Poetica" (ancient treatise) : ARTE
53
Arles article : LES
54
Orchestra member : ENGLISHHORN
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Caruso was one : TENOR
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Feature of James Monroe's estate : ASHTREE
59
Palindrome girl : ANNA
60
Lourdes is one : SHRINE
61
Coif : HAIRDO
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Trauma sites, for short : ERS
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Suntanning areas : PATIOS
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Ran for one's wife? : ELOPED
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November honorees : VETS
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Armada component : GUNSHIP
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Teases : RIDES
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Quieting down : HUSHHUSHING
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Tee follower : HEE
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Western Hemisphere abbr. : AMER
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___ team (assault unit) : DELTA
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Extreme amount : LEAST
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Bug shots? : SERA
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Scale notes : TIS
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List in a hurry? : CAREEN
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Stonehenge builder : CELT
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All, in stage directions : OMNES
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Difference : OTHERNESS
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Sound mind, in a phrase : MENSSANA
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Partner for Clark : LOIS
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Crosspiece : BAR
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Potato choice : MASHED
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Kind of panel : ETHICS
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Sandwich filler : POLISHHAM
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Parade figure : HERO
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Indy 500 gear : CRASHHELMET
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Beyond control : OUTOFHAND
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Words with eye or fore : TOTHE
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Certain repairman : TUNER
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Cockpit reading: Abbr. : ALT
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Furious : LIVID
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___ a time : ONEAT
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Song much played on the radio : ASIDE
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Shaft : RAY
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To ___ (exactly) : ATEE
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Bake, as eggs : SHIRR
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Betel palm : ARECA
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Honking time : RUSHHOUR
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Its slogan was once "Wide world of entertainment" : ABC
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Delhi gown : SARI
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Long time : AGES
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With 43-Across, a 1940's movie cowboy : LASH
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Bean and others : ORSONS
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Stop : DEPOT
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Writer Dinesen : ISAK
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___ doute (certainly): Fr. : SANS
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Prefix with light : TWI
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Stuck : COHERED
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Dump : ASHCAN
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Pearl player, in a 1996 sitcom : RHEA
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Shade of red : BEET
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Red tag locale : SALE
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Alone : STAG
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"For the life ___..." : OFME
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Confined : SHUTIN
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Monopoly equipment : HOTELS
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Barbary beast : APE
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Off ___ (occasionally) : ANDON
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Extended : RANGED
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"___ in Calico" (1946 song) : AGAL
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Saint Philip ___ (Renaissance figure) : NERI
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Fashionable shop : SALON
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Bag : ENTRAP
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Holiday bird : CORNISHHEN
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"Rocket Man" John : ELTON
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Tractor man John : DEERE
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Kind of land : LALA
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Brothers' name of 40's-50's music : AMES
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Monthly synagogue observance : ROSHHODESH
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Lyricist Sammy et al. : CAHNS
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"Pretty stupid, huh?" declarer : SNERD
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Old Houston hockey team : AEROS
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Lake Indians : ERIES
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Raspy : HARSH
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Addams Family member : THING
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VCR : TAPER
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Public relations gambit : STUNT
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Small eggs : OVULES
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One of filmdom's Coen brothers : ETHAN
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Certain discriminators : AGISTS
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Daughter of Mnemosyne : ERATO
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Restrict : LIMIT
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"Women Who Run With the Wolves" author : ESTES
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French suffix : IERE
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Split ___ : PEAS
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Toast start : HERES
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They're a pain : ULCERS
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Looked over : SEEN
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Rijksmuseum artist : HALS
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From Odense : DANISH
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Standing-room-only show : SMASHHIT
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Do needlework : CROCHET
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___ hunch : ONA
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Biblical miracle worker : ELISHA
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Hardly a naif : MAITRE
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Bullets : AMMO
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Extort from : BLEED
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Nautical order : HEAVE
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Bud Grace comic strip : ERNIE
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Connecticut Senator : DODD
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Prefix with -morph : ECTO
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1982 Disney film : TRON
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More than a peeve : HATE
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In addition : PLUS
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Old Dodge : OMNI
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Frost : HOAR
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Kind of skirt : HULA
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Dist. ___ : ATTY
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Greek letter : ETA
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Marlins locale: Abbr. : FLA

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 10 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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