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New York Times, Friday, June 29, 2007

Author:
Mike Nothnagel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mike Nothnagel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {V} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Nothnagel. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2007, The New York TimesNo. 0629 ( 21,052 )

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Across
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Sitcom character with a leather jacket that's now in the Smithsonian : THEFONZ
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The New Yorker cartoonist William : STEIG
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Taxing preinitiation period : HELLWEEK
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Childish retort : ARENOT
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Have no dinner companions : EATALONE
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Make : RENDER
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They're numbered in golf : IRONS
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Fasten firmly : INFIX
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Prefix with lateral : ISO
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One prepared for church: Abbr. : SER
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Quintillionth: Prefix : ATTO
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Thai currency : BAHT
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2004 Brad Pitt film : TROY
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Agitate : CHURN
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Scream : RIOT
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Felicitous : APT
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1974 Chicago hit : CALLONME
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2002 sci-fi role for Hayden Christensen : ANAKINSKYWALKER
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Teacher's request of a publisher : DESKCOPY
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Capitol Records owner : EMI
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Dancer Limón : JOSE
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Moves laboriously : WADES
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New York Cosmos' sports org. : NASL
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Linear, briefly : ONED
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Send a high-tech message : TEXT
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Kind of season : FLU
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They, to Thérèse : ILS
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Classic arcade game character who hopped around a pyramid : QBERT
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"David ___" (1934 Will Rogers film) : HARUM
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Seat of Hillsborough County, N.H. : NASHUA
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Nintendo game with exercises for mental acuity : BRAINAGE
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Treats similar to Mallomars : SMORES
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Local election campaign staple : YARDSIGN
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Basketball defense : PRESS
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Some shorts : SPEEDOS
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Believer : THEIST
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One catching some waves? : HEARER
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California air station where Nixon landed after resigning in 1974 : ELTORO
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Glazed dessert : FLAN
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Mouse catchers : OWLS
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Latin leader? : NEO
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Crown : ZENITH
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Garment worn over a choli : SARI
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Bygone carnivore : TREX
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"I should ___ die with pity": King Lear : EEN
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Drawing medium : INDIAINK
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Ends one's travels : GOESHOME
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Omaha and Spokane were once in it : KENTUCKYDERBY
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Competitor in a harness : TROTTER
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Initial venture : FORAY
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Ad directive : ACTNOW
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Player of Dr. Kiley on "Marcus Welby, M.D." : BROLIN
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Ran on and on : YAKKED
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Giants are in it: Abbr. : NLWEST
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Snap : PIC
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Flight : LAM
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Makes contact with : ADJOINS
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Glower? : NEONLAMP
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One with a taxing job : ASSESSOR
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Avalanche : SPATE
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Hollywood crowd? : EXTRAS
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Not stout : AFRAID
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Ernie Bushmiller comics character : SLUGGO
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Light measures : LUMENS
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Survey part: Abbr. : QUES
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Follower of the bottom line? : BASS
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Screen : HIDE
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"As I Lay Dying" character : ANSE
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It ended when Francis II abdicated: Abbr. : HRE
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Ernst contemporary : ARP

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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