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New York Times, Friday, July 14, 2000

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 39 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 0714 ( 18,511 )

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Across
1
Iron hook with a handle : GAFF
5
Place to have locks changed : BARBERSHOP
15
Bus or air alternative : RAIL
16
Bach wrote a concerto in A for it : OBOEDAMORE
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With 10-Down, "Charmaine" songwriter : ERNO
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Articulate : WELLSPOKEN
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___ roll : EGG
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New York Cosmos star : PELE
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Discharge : EGEST
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It's interested in interest : THEFED
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"The Oblong Box" writer : POE
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Spawn : ROE
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"Which Way ___?" (1977 film) : ISUP
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File holder : DISC
33
Pirate of note : ROBERTOCLEMENTE
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1980 Rolling Stones hit : EMOTIONALRESCUE
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Binds : NOWINSITUATIONS
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Let the cat out of the bag : TOLD
40
Crescent point : CUSP
41
South extension : ERN
42
Flee : LAM
43
One of Hines's varieties : TOETAP
46
Like a 16-Across : REEDY
50
Fan's production : WHIR
52
Stretch, with "out" : EKE
53
Some animals are close to it : EXTINCTION
56
Bahrain power? : AMIR
57
Part of a forest bed : PINENEEDLE
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Doing : UPTO
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Paloverde and pecan : STATETREES
60
"A Kind of Loving" novelist Barstow : STAN
Down
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Nod to, maybe : GREET
2
Exasperation exclamation : AARGH
3
You may dip into it at dinner : FINGERBOWL
4
Impresario Ziegfeld : FLO
5
Not erect : BOWED
6
Director Gance : ABEL
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Auditioner's quest : ROLE
8
___ and the Dragon (book of the Apocrypha) : BEL
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Mad people, for short? : EDS
10
See 17-Across : RAPEE
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Unpleasant hangover? : SMOG
12
Jazz (up) : HOKE
13
Bonanza finds : ORES
14
Cooped : PENT
20
Look through a keyhole : PEERIN
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Malodorous: Var. : FOETID
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Exercise unit : PULLUP
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35-Down, for one : OPERA
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Radioactive isotope having mass 230 : IONIUM
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Gets lost : SCATS
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It may be burning : DESIRE
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Having ignored a subpoena, perhaps : INCONTEMPT
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Overpower : STUN
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Couple in contact? : CEES
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"La Vie Bohème" musical : RENT
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1847 tale of the South Seas : OMOO
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Musical premiere of 1900 : TOSCA
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Part of a shower scene? : METEOR
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Novelist ___ Reid Banks : LYNNE
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Points at dinner : TINES
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Dog with a curled-back tail : AKITA
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1940's-50's dictator : PERON
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Lifters count them : REPS
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Turnoff : EXIT
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Burial place of the Greek giant Enceladus : ETNA
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Down less : DIET
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Like some loads : WIDE
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Can you dig it? : HOLE
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This, to Héloïse : CET
55
Rx word : TER
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Linz locale: Abbr. : AUS

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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