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New York Times, Wednesday, June 15, 2005

Author:
Richard Silvestri
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Richard Silvestri

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 130 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Friars Club offering : JOKE
5
Great time : BLAST
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Surgery aftermath : SCAR
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J ___ judge : ASIN
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Abu Dhabi deity : ALLAH
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Southern dish : PONE
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A question of timing : WHEN
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Fraternal fellow : MOOSE
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Part of xoxox : HUGS
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Successfully defended in court by Melvin? : SAVEDBYTHEBELLI
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16 1/2 feet : ROD
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Big name in cosmetics : ARDEN
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Southwestern gully : ARROYO
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Quench : SLAKE
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Mutual fund fee : LOAD
33
Electron tube : DIODE
34
Gretna Green beret : TAM
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Donates a small bird on behalf of actor Jacques? : GIVESTITFORTATI
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Cask serving : ALE
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Draw a bead on : AIMAT
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Occasion for proctors : EXAM
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Sovereign : RULER
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What to do at a turning point : DECIDE
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"Wake of the Ferry" painter : SLOAN
50
Have miseries : AIL
51
What Cassius Clay said starting in 1964? : YOUCANCALLMEALI
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Learning method : ROTE
60
It comes from the heart : AORTA
61
Hawkish Olympian : ARES
62
Software buyer : USER
63
Sound from the fold : BLEAT
64
Abundant : RIFE
65
Walkers, for short : PEDS
66
Get goggle-eyed : STARE
67
Like the White Rabbit : LATE
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Blockbuster movie of 1975 : JAWS
2
Dept. of Labor division : OSHA
3
Capital of Ukraine : KIEV
4
Feminine suffix : ENNE
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Shoots to eat : BAMBOO
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"Safety Last" star Harold ___ : LLOYD
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Heaps : ALOT
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Pane holder : SASH
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What you used to be : THEE
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Field of activity : SPHERE
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"You ___ say that" : COULD
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Special approach : ANGLE
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Amber material : RESIN
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Teetotaling : DRY
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Apron wearer : BAKER
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Aquarium growth : ALGA
26
Muddy up : ROIL
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Carry on : RAVE
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Dedicated lines : ODE
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"Norwegian Wood" instrument : SITAR
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Room at the top : LOFT
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Flap : ADO
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Stopping place? : DIME
34
Hack : TAXI
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Not much : ATAD
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Performer in whiteface : MIME
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Hot spot : SAUNA
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"Open ___ midnight" : TIL
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Private eye : TEC
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Derby entries : RACERS
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Swell : DILATE
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Shady street : ELM
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Sundae topping : SYRUP
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One way to hang : LOOSE
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Exposed : OUTED
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Nuptial site : ALTAR
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Makes a collar : NABS
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Farm newborn : COLT
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Side by side? : AREA
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___ of Essex : EARL
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Oratorio highlight : ARIA
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Sailor's port : LEFT
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Conversational filler : ISEE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later.

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