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New York Times, Wednesday, June 22, 2005

With 49-Across, theme song of 37- and 38-Across

Author:
Verna Suit
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Verna Suit

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 41 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 4 for Ms. Suit. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York Times6/22/05 ( No. 20,315 )

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Across
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Beats it : SCATS
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Doo-___ : WOP
9
Many an attic : MESS
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Big name in siding : ALCOA
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Bagel stuffer : NOVA
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River of Florence : ARNO
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1952 Best Actor for 37- and 38-Across : GARYCOOPER
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Per ___ : DIEM
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Pentathlon weapon : EPEE
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Lorre's "Casablanca" role : UGARTE
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Web video gear : CAM
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With 49-Across, theme song of 37- and 38-Across : DONOTFORSAKE
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High ball : LOB
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Sgt., e.g. : NCO
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Hydroxyl compound : ENOL
31
Helped to escape, maybe : ABETTED
33
Architects' output : DESIGNS
37
With 38-Across, subject of this puzzle : HIGH
38
See 37-Across : NOON
39
Clear up : RESOLVE
43
Was suspicious : MISGAVE
46
Bugs or Daffy : TOON
47
Litmus bluer: Abbr. : ALK
48
Anonymous John or Jane : DOE
49
See 23-Across : MEOHMYDARLIN
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Weisshorn or Nadelhorn : ALP
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Monkey bread tree : BAOBAB
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Clinched : ICED
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The same, in footnotes : IDEM
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16-Across's co-star in 37- and 38-Across : GRACEKELLY
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Abysmal grade : ZERO
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Are, in Ávila : ESTA
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Caesar boast starter : ICAME
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Big times : ERAS
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Make out : SEE
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Audition C.D.'s : DEMOS
Down
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Herb in stuffing : SAGE
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Keep time, in a way : CLAP
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Farm measure : ACRE
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Trifled : TOYED
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Old U.S.A.F. org. : SAC
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Tom of "The Dukes of Hazzard" : WOPAT
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Stuffed to the gills : OVERFED
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Saga start : PARTONE
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Like a wet hen : MAD
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Author Jong : ERICA
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___ preview : SNEAK
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1916 battle site : SOMME
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Rotten to the core : NOGOOD
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Prevention measure? : OUNCE
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Lustful god : EROS
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Que. neighbor : ONT
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Arm support : SLING
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Co-star of Bolger and Haley : LAHR
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Award bestowed by the Village Voice : OBIE
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Tries for change? : BEGS
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Egyptian god of wisdom : THOTH
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Prod : GOAD
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De ___ (again) : NOVO
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Snick's partner : SNEE
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Bausch & ___ (lens maker) : LOMB
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Ocean crossings : VOYAGES
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Stand behind : ENDORSE
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One of a percussive pair : MARACA
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"Well, ___!" : ILLBE
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Runner, of sorts : SKI
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Yellow shade : MAIZE
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Patriarch : ELDER
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"Martha" or "Norma" : OPERA
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Let up : ABATE
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Bridget Fonda, to Jane : NIECE
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Silent one : CLAM
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Adm. Zumwalt : ELMO
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Blackens, perhaps : DYES
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Criminals' ways, briefly : MOS
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Josh : KID

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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