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NOTED ANNIVERSARY

New York Times, Sunday, March 1, 2015

Author:
Finn Vigeland
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Finn Vigeland

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 140, Blocks: 92 Missing: {Q} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Vigeland. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
Finn Vigeland notes:
The Sound of Music is, as it is for so many people, one of my most treasured movies. It never fails to put me in a good mood. It was such a staple of my childhood that I know the ... read more
Jeff Chen notes:
Tribute puzzle, celebrating the 50th anniversary one of the most popular films of all-time, THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Nice added touch to incorporate rebus squares of DO RE MI FA SOL LA TI DO in ... read more
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© 2015, The New York TimesNo. 0301 ( 23,854 )
Across
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"u r KIDDING!" : OMG
4
Doesn't tread lightly : CLOMPS
10
Neighbor of a delt : PEC
13
1958 space monkey : GORDO
17
Site of cataracts : NILE
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Chillax : VEGOUT
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Goof : ERR
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"Conversely ...," online : OTOH
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Pass : ENACT
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Setting of 118-Across : SALZBURGAUSTRIA
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Language from which "tattoo" comes : SAMOAN
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Mens ___ (legal term) : REA
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Required : ESSENTIAL
31
Star of 118-Across : JULIEANDREWS
35
"Roll Over Beethoven" group, briefly : ELO
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Chemistry lab droppers : PIPETS
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Luggage checker, for short : TSA
38
Hearing something? : LAWSUIT
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Author LeShan : EDA
44
Botanist Carl Linnaeus, for one : SWEDE
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With 65-Down, 160-year-old fraternity founded at Miami University of Ohio : SIGMA
49
Opening lyric of 118-Across : THEHILLSAREALIVE
57
Complaints : FLAK
58
Georgetown athlete : HOYA
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Send : ELATE
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Important factor in a crossword tournament : SOLVINGTIME
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Eclipses, to some : OMENS
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Raid target : ROACH
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___ Fridays : TGI
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Duo behind 118-Across : RODGERSANDHAMMERSTEIN
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Fútbol announcer's shout : GOL
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See 130-Across : SIREE
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Lightly hammered? : TIPSY
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"Così Fan Tutte," e.g. : OPERABUFFA
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"The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" actress : DENCH
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Do some roof work : TILE
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Port authority? : WINO
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Honor for 118-Across : BESTPICTUREOSCAR
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Sports bar fixture : LCDTV
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Narnia girl : SUSAN
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Curmudgeon's review : UGH
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Fish dish : SASHIMI
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Prefix with city or centennial : TRI
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Digressions : ASIDES
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It ends in Nov. : DST
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Family upon whom 118-Across is based : THEVONTRAPPS
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Wynken, Blynken and Nod, e.g. : THREESOME
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Whup : TAN
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Recondite : ARCANE
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Movie that opened on 3/2/1965 : THESOUNDOFMUSIC
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Superdietary, informally : NOCAL
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"Pics ___ didn't happen" (slangy challenge) : ORIT
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"Wailing" instrument : SAX
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Big export of Myanmar : RUBIES
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Nine-month pregnancy : TERM
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"Let's Make a Deal" features : DOORS
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Figure in a Sunni/Shia dispute : ALI
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Where the Potemkin Steps are : ODESSA
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With 78-Across, "Righto!" : YES
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Two out of 11? : ONES
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Nicki with the 2014 hit "Anaconda" : MINAJ
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Dress to the nines : GLAMUP
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Rite Aid rival : CVS
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Picks up : LEARNS
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Checked out : OGLED
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"The culminating point that beauty has attained in the sphere of music," per Tchaikovsky : MOZART
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___ crawl : PUB
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Guy's name that's an alphabet run : STU
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Viola parts : PEGS
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Remove any trace of : ERASE
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1961 Disney villainess : CRUELLA
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Crime boss John : GOTTI
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Not esta or esa : OTRA
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Disturb : ROIL
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2022 World Cup city : DOHA
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Food poisoning cause : ECOLI
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Asian capital nicknamed the City of Azaleas : TAIPEI
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Hi-___ : RES
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Does a real number on, say : SNOWS
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Something a trypanophobe fears : NEEDLE
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In the slightest : ATALL
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Latin 101 verb : ESSE
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Trumpet sound : WAWA
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Go (through) : SIFT
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Citrus fruit : UGLI
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Official in a turban : IMAM
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Bit of filming : TAKE
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___ de México (Mexico City daily) : ELSOL
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A.L. East, e.g.: Abbr. : DIV
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Paperless party planner's option : EVITE
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2011 Marvel film : THOR
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___ neanderthalensis : HOMO
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Checked out : EYED
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"___ tight" : HANG
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Singer Bareilles with the 2007 hit "Love Song" : SARA
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Heaps : ATON
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Interprets : READS
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Many a Silicon Valley worker: Abbr. : ENGR
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Heart : GIST
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Maker of Dreamcast games : SEGA
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See 48-Across : CHI
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Cave opening? : HARDC
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Eldest Stark child on "Game of Thrones" : ROBB
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Pivots : SLUES
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Rendezvous : MEET
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File ___ : MENU
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Little songbirds : TITS
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Bigger than big : EPIC
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Luzón, por ejemplo : ISLA
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Manhattanite, e.g., for short : NYER
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Hooters : OWLS
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12 points : PICA
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Cuts off : ENDS
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Senator William who pioneered a type of I.R.A. : ROTH
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Seminoles' sch. : FSU
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Part of the food pyramid : FATS
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Sicilian border? : CRUST
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Flight from danger : HEGIRA
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Orbit, e.g. : PATH
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About : INRE
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"Rats!" : OHDARN
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Smartphone capability : VIDEO
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Crown since 1952 : MISSUSA
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Hookup in bed? : IVTUBE
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Annual awards in animation : ANNIES
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Site of Spaceship Earth : EPCOT
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Kevin of "House of Cards" : SPACEY
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Unlike much Schoenberg music : TONAL
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Formula One driver ___ Fabi : TEO
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Haven : OASIS
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Pitfall : SNARE
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"Comin' ___ the Rye" : THRO
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Prince, e.g. : HEIR
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Lies : RESTS
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Year that Cambridge's St. John's College was founded : MDXI
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Stately trees : ELMS
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Kind of list : TODO
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To's partner : FRO
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Joe : MUD
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Civil War inits. : CSA

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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