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New York Times, Friday, June 13, 2003

1959 Broadway musical that won a Pulitzer Prize for drama

Author:
Todd McClary
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Todd McClary

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 27 Missing: {QVX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. McClary.
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© 2003, The New York Times6/13/03 ( No. 19,575 )
Across
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They marched into toy stores in 1964 : GIJOES
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It looms over many actors : BOOMMIKE
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"Romanian Rhapsodies" composer : ENESCO
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Fair : UNBIASED
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Scandinavian folklore figure in a Grieg title : THEMOUNTAINKING
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Feel : AURA
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Nonsense : ROT
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It's sometimes burnt : SIENNA
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1935 James Cagney crime film : GMEN
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"That stinks!" : PHEW
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Debaucher : SATYR
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Awesome : RAD
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Cruise missile component : GUIDER
29
Industrial revolution elements? : COGS
30
Immobilized, as an arm : INACAST
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Senate cover-up : TOGA
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Unconfident lovers might pick them : PETALS
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Spoiled a good walk, per Mark Twain : GOLFED
39
Raft : SLEW
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Stripe through the target on a curling rink : TEELINE
42
Syndicate leaders : DONS
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Sorting devices : SIZERS
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Not needing a doctor's approval, for short : OTC
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Zones : AREAS
50
Kind of club : GLEE
51
Asian sea name : ARAL
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Flag, maybe : SIGNAL
54
Parlor game?: Abbr. : OTB
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Royal figure of sci-fi : LEIA
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Impetration : ENTREATY
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Coins with double-headed eagles : RUBLES
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Baseball Hall-of-Famer nicknamed Turkey : STEARNES
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Television tube : TRIODE
Down
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Calm down : GETAGRIP
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Sadistic : INHUMANE
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Chaffed : JEEREDAT
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Sultan who founded an old empire : OSMAN
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Prefix with tourism : ECO
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Grouches : SOURPUSSES
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Used one's head, in a way : BUTTED
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___ roll : ONA
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Some are tied in "cho cho" fashion : OBIS
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Cute cars : MINIS
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Dial : MAKEACALL
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Digs : ISINTO
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1993 Grammy winner for "Forever in Love" : KENNYG
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Awards for Stanley Ellin : EDGARS
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Like seven Ryan games : NOHIT
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All ___ : WET
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Crust : GALL
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Noted Chicago journalist : ROGEREBERT
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"Troilus and Cressida" role : CASSANDRA
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Parts : GOES
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1959 Broadway musical that won a Pulitzer Prize for drama : FIORELLO
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Required : ENTAILED
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Hardly chic : DECLASSE
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Barrister's accessory : WIG
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Choppers : TEETH
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They're sometimes mad : DASHES
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Situate : ORIENT
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Overturn : NEGATE
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Pole vault units? : ZLOTYS
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Receiving a higher Consumer Reports rating, perhaps : SAFER
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Out : ALIBI
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Spot : LOAN
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MapQuest offering: Abbr. : RTE
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Ben-___ : HUR

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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