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New York Times, Friday, June 19, 2009

Author:
David Levinson Wilk
Editor:
Will Shortz
Actor who said "Only the gentle are ever really strong"
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David Levinson Wilk

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FQW} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Wilk.
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© 2009, The New York Times6/19/09 ( No. 21,773 )
Across
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South-of-the-border sign-off : HASTAMANANA
12
Consumption meas. : MPG
15
"Babette's Feast" author, 1950 : ISAKDINESEN
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Cause an interception, e.g. : ERR
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Carry on : RANTANDRAVE
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Where the wild things are? : ZOO
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Round number, maybe: Abbr. : EST
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Piddling : MERE
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Market surpluses : GLUTS
23
Cassette components : REELS
25
Speaks about gravely? : EULOGIZES
28
"Miss Pym Disposes" mystery novelist : TEY
29
Husband of a sorceress, in myth : JASON
30
Calendar unit : PAGE
31
Big name in radio : IMUS
33
They may go forward or backward : SLASHES
35
Present day demand? : OPENIT
38
Origin : OUTSET
39
Reached the age of : LIVEDTO
41
See 56-Across : TAXI
42
Horse-pulled vehicle : DRAY
43
First name of two first ladies : ELLEN
45
Mil. authority : CMD
48
Actor who said "Only the gentle are ever really strong" : JAMESDEAN
50
Get around : SKIRT
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Direct deposits, e.g. : ECASH
53
Earthy deposit : MARL
55
Fed. agency with an annual almanac : NIH
56
With 41-Across, it makes short hops : AIR
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1950 movie on which the musical "Applause" is based : ALLABOUTEVE
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Verdi's "___ giardin del bello" : NEI
62
Setting of many New Yorker cartoons : PEARLYGATES
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Jacksonville-to-Daytona Beach dir. : SSE
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Something to pass in : EXPRESSLANE
Down
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Engaging sort : HIRER
2
How dishes are often sold : ASASET
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South Carolina river to the Atlantic : SANTEE
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Conductor's request: Abbr. : TKT
5
___ apple : ADAMS
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Elevator locale : MINE
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Two-time Greek P.M. Papandreou : ANDREAS
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Mythical Aegean Sea dweller : NEREUS
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Civil-rights leader ___ Philip Randolph : ASA
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Home of the Black Rock Desert: Abbr. : NEV
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Lay ___ : ANEGG
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Jewish parchment scrolls put on doorposts : MEZUZAHS
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She has a personal trainer : PROTEGEE
14
Least refined : GROSSEST
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Contents of a cylindrical case : LIPSTICK
24
What "you can't hide" per a 1975 Eagles hit : LYINEYES
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L.A.P.D. division? : LOS
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Out, in a way : ONLOAN
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Stuck (out) : JUTTED
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Morning or night lead-in : MID
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Dumas's "La Dame ___ Camélias" : AUX
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They may be patched : OLDJEANS
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Crimes on the high seas : PIRACIES
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Saint of acting : EVAMARIE
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Shout to someone in danger of getting stuck : OLE
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Sound : TENABLE
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Strange woman player in "The Strange Woman," 1946 : LAMARR
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2001-06 secretary of transportation : MINETA
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Motivated : DRIVEN
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Straighten (up) : SHAPE
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Not-always-taken tokens : SLUGS
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1995 Bon Jovi album "___ Days" : THESE
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Artist Lichtenstein and others : ROYS
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Big Apple ave. : LEX
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Provider of PC support : LAP
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"Qué ___?" (José's "How's it going?") : TAL

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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