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New York Times, Thursday, April 22, 2010

Novel subtitled "A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas"

Author:
Caleb Madison
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FQW} Featured in Will Shortz's favorite puzzles This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Madison.
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© 2010, The New York Times4/22/10 ( No. 22,080 )
Across
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Like saddle shoes and bell-bottom pants : DATED
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Beehive contents : HAIR
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Cooking amts. : TSPS
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Send : ELATE
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It's found in arms : AMMO
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Syngman ___, first president of South Korea : RHEE
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Israeli political party : LABOR
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One who's available when needed : JOHNNYONX
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Need for a link : URL
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Pilot, for one : EPISODE
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Baseball Hall-of-Famer Roush : EDD
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With 40-Across, key to the "map" of this puzzle : XMARKS
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Like a small egg : OVULAR
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"___ quam videri" (North Carolina's motto) : ESSE
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Rushing goal : YARDS
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Eastern royal : RANI
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Gordon of "Oklahoma!" : MACRAE
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"One Life to Live" airer : ABCTV
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___ Wayne with the platinum album "Tha Block Is Hot" : LIL
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See 24-Across : THESPOT
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Dir. from Springfield, Mass., to Providence : ESE
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2009 Peace Nobelist : OBAMA
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Pays (for) : ATONES
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Hefty refs. : OEDS
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Be Ciceronian : ORATE
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Novel subtitled "A Narrative of Adventures in the South Seas" : OMOO
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Enters, as data : KEYSIN
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Asked a hard question in public, say : PUTONX
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Director Lee : ANG
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Flows : STREAMS
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End of a series : ZEE
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"Mmm! So satisfying!" : THATHITSX
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Prep : READY
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Star followers : MAGI
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Dish (out) : METE
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Elegiac music : DIRGE
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Dutch export : EDAM
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Those: Sp. : ESAS
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Nickel and dime in gaming? : ANTES
Down
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Choice : DELUXE
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Warnings : ALARMS
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Raga accompaniers : TABLAS
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W.W. II inits. : ETO
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Zoolander of "Zoolander" : DEREK
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Certain trekker : HAJI
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Book after Joel : AMOS
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Chat room opener : IMHO
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Parts of sonatas : RONDOS
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"Give it a shot!" : TRY
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It may be on the tip of the tongue : SHOELACE
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Jewelry often used in hypnosis : PENDANTS
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Libido : SEXDRIVE
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Battle Born State: Abbr. : NEV
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Demoralize, with "out" : PSYCH
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Band with the 2008 album "Accelerate" : REM
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City area, informally : URB
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Backward : AREAR
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Bob Marley, e.g. : RASTA
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Point along a line : DEPOT
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___ loss : ATA
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Nibbled away : ATE
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Cry for attention : LOOKATME
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Dupe's shout : IBEENHAD
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Singer born Stefani Germanotta : LADYGAGA
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Early aft. hour : ONEPM
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In-box stock: Abbr. : MSS
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Alky : SOT
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Punctual : ONTIME
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"La Clemenza di Tito" composer : MOZART
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Antsy : ONEDGE
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Sunflower-like daisies : OXEYES
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Suffix with hawk : ISH
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Std. on food labels : USRDA
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Delivery drivers' assignments: Abbr. : RTES
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"Cómo ___?" : ESTA
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Graph lines : AXES
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Enchanter in "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" : TIM
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German "a" : EIN

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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