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New York Times, Friday, May 16, 1997

1993 musical with the Best Original Score

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York Times5/16/97 ( No. 17,356 )
Across
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Like topiary : SHAPED
7
"The never failing vice of fools": Pope : PRIDE
12
Went into hiding : HOLEDUP
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Brawl activity : SHOVING
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Not in yet : ONORDER
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Stirs : COMESTO
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1993 musical with the Best Original Score : TOMMY
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Product once pitched by Grace Kelly : IPANA
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Pandowdy, e.g. : PIE
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Parseghian et al. : ARAS
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Multitude : HORDE
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Thomas Moore ballad locale : TARA
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Artist Gerard ___ Borch : TER
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Eminent Washington family : GORES
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Shakespearean female roles : KATES
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"Shiloh" novelist Shelby : FOOTE
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Strong : MUSCLY
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Standup comic with a sitcom : JEFFFOXWORTHY
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"G.W.T.W." extras : BELLES
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Whoop it up : PARTY
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In the back : AREAR
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Bristol-Myers Squibb brand : NODOZ
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Eden and others, for short : PMS
40
Following : SECT
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Surged : RISEN
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Stay fresh : KEEP
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911 responder : EMT
44
3-D graph lines : ZAXES
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Dame's introduction : NOTRE
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Raphael's "___ Madonna" : SISTINE
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Victory site of March 1945 : IWOJIMA
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Japanese mats : TATAMIS
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Veto : NEGATER
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Navajo home : HOGAN
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City dweller's pocketful : TOKENS
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Barraged : SHOTAT
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Caricaturist Daumier : HONORE
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Baseball's Sandy : ALOMAR
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Salon orders : PERMS
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Go round and round : EDDY
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Anticipated : DUE
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Ring up : PHONE
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1990 World Cup site, locally : ROMA
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"___ had it!" : IVE
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Alacrity : DISPATCH
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100% : ENTIRELY
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Before : PRIORTO
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Lots : SCADS
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Let up : GOEASY
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Condition ahead of time, as film : PREEXPOSE
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Goes by foot, with "it" : HOOFS
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Palatable : TASTY
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Summer intern, maybe : GOFER
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Tony winner Swoosie : KURTZ
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E : FFLAT
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Idiot : MORON
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Old Testament book : JEREMIAH
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Makes a choice : ELECTSTO
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Enters, as a controversy : WADESIN
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Most inferior : BASEST
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Quashes : NIXES
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Dress size : PETITE
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Sea creatures of myth : MERMEN
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Catches, in a way : SPEARS
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Arrived breathlessly : RANIN
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13th Precinct lieutenant : KOJAK
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Coors product since 1992 : ZIMA
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Canceled : NOGO
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Moniker : TAG
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Showery : WET

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

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