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New York Times, Friday, April 21, 2000

The University of Washington won the first one in 1982

Author:
Mark Diehl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mark Diehl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 26 for Mr. Diehl.
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© 2000, The New York Times4/21/00 ( No. 18,427 )
Across
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Words of encouragement : YOUGOGIRL
10
When it's dark, in Darmstadt : NACHT
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"Psycho" co-star, 1998 : ANNEHECHE
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Daytime TV staple : OPRAH
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Church properties : RECTORIES
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Wheel and deal : TRADE
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Vincent Lopez's theme song : NOLA
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Loose-lipped : BLABBY
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It comes straight from the horse's mouth : BIT
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Anthony who sang "What Kind of Fool Am I" : NEWLEY
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"All the Things You ___" : ARE
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Axis/Allies war zone: Abbr. : ETO
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It's inspired : AIR
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Interstate sight : EXITRAMP
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Flower part : CALYX
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An hors d'oeuvre : PATE
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Division politique : ETAT
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Seducer of 53-Down : ALEC
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Fork's place, maybe : RIVER
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Sign away : CEDE
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N.Y.C. home of "The Starry Night" : MOMA
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Golden finish? : AGER
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Firehouse feature : SIREN
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Drydock supports : SHORINGS
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Stretch of turbulent water : RIP
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"Star Wars" name : HAN
45
Pen : STY
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Sniff out : DETECT
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Noted touring dance grp. : ABT
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Like many grenades : LOBBED
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Dart : FLIT
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Gift recipient's question : FORME
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Small blood vessel : ARTERIOLE
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Swift reply? : TWEET
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1993 Robin Hood player : CARYELWES
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A lot : SLEWS
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They can be deep : KNEEBENDS
Down
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Grandfather's relation? : YARN
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Result of walking the lead-off batter : ONEON
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Verbal white flag : UNCLE
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Robber's need, maybe : GETAWAYCAR
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"Well, lookee here!" : OHO
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Giant in baby food : GERBER
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Without passion : ICILY
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Three-toed bird : RHEA
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Bandleader with the #1 hit "Unchained Melody" : LESBAXTER
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"Hold yer horses!" : NOTYET
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Loan abbreviation : APR
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Antarctic seal : CRABEATER
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Was on Easy Street : HADITMADE
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David Letterman shtick : THETOPTEN
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Thorny patch : BRIER
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Year Agrippina was murdered : LIX
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Downspout site : EAVES
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Cook's reference : RECIPEFILE
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Auto parts : CAMSHAFTS
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The University of Washington won the first one in 1982 : ALOHABOWL
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Part of a California grove : LEMONTREE
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Go along for the ride : PIGGYBACK
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Totaled : RANTO
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Take a load off : SIT
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Specks of land : ISLETS
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Fly-by-night? : REDEYE
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Raison ___ : DETRE
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Goof (around) : CLOWN
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Like some floors : TILED
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Fare for regular folks? : BRAN
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Durbeyfield lass : TESS
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Plaintive cry : MEW
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Yankee's foe : REB

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later.

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