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New York Times, Tuesday, March 13, 2001

"Stars and Stripes Forever" composer

Author:
Michael S. Maurer
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Michael S. Maurer

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Maurer. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York Times3/13/01 ( No. 18,753 )

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Across
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"Stars and Stripes Forever" composer : SOUSA
6
"Miss ___ Regrets" : OTIS
10
Simple payment method : CASH
14
Stand at a sitting : EASEL
15
Ernst's art : DADA
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Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
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Cause, as havoc : WREAK
18
Big bovines : OXEN
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___ Bator : ULAN
20
Start of a quip : MARRIAGESARE
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"___ by Starlight" : STELLA
26
Squeezers : VISES
27
Quip, part 2 : MADEINHEAVEN
32
Out of whack : AMISS
33
Monte of Cooperstown : IRVIN
34
Letterman's network : CBS
37
TKO callers : REFS
38
Response to a bad pun : GROAN
39
Dinghy or dory : BOAT
40
Have a go at : TRY
41
Wind-borne soil : LOESS
42
Keyed up : TENSE
43
Quip, part 3 : SOARETHUNDER
45
Stern with a bow : ISAAC
48
Camden Yards player : ORIOLE
49
End of the quip : ANDLIGHTNING
54
Arguable : MOOT
55
Harp's cousin : LYRE
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Up to : UNTIL
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Cause to yawn : BORE
61
Bad day for Caesar : IDES
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Yogi was behind it : PLATE
63
Risked a ticket : SPED
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Symbol of redness : BEET
65
Church council : SYNOD
Down
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Give a darn? : SEW
2
Sculler's need : OAR
3
Put to work : USE
4
Like some stockings : SEAMLESS
5
Acid neutralizers : ALKALIS
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Bloodhound's clue : ODOR
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Subway alternative : TAXI
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Notion : IDEA
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Ratted, in mob lingo : SANG
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Kissin' kin : COUSIN
11
Bodybuilder Charles : ATLAS
12
Gawk : STARE
13
Sharpens : HONES
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Sought office : RAN
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Tied up : EVEN
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Eligible for Mensa : SMART
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Circus chairperson? : TAMER
25
Uplift spiritually : EDIFY
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Personnel manager, at times : HIRER
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Irregularly notched : EROSE
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"Halt, salt!" : AVAST
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Paris potable : VIN
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Modern home : CONDO
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Swiss city on the Rhine : BASEL
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Cordwood measure : STERE
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___ long way : GOA
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In a kindly manner : BENIGNLY
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Centers of activity : LOCI
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Trouser cuffs : TURNUPS
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Like tavern peanuts : SALTED
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___ polloi : HOI
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Pentameter parts, maybe : IAMBS
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Nosy sort : SNOOP
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Be gaga over : ADORE
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Smooth-talking : GLIB
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Fictional "Mr." : HYDE
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Elder or alder : TREE
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Arboreal abode : NEST
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Beach bum's shade : TAN
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"Who am ___ say?" : ITO
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Wielded the baton : LED

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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