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New York Times, Thursday, July 17, 2003

Author:
Robert H. Wolfe
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Robert H. Wolfe

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QVWXZ} This is puzzle # 57 for Mr. Wolfe. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 0717 ( 19,609 )
Across
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Base transportation : JEEP
5
Rice in a bookstore : ANNE
9
Nobel-winning peacemaker : SADAT
14
Conductor Klemperer : OTTO
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Pass : GOBY
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White poplar : ABELE
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No matter what : ATANYPRICE
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Asian tree with many trunks : BANYAN
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Comparatively cracked : NUTTIER
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Sorrows : DOLORS
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It's intoxicating : ALE
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National Aviation Hall of Fame site : DAYTON
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Film festival film, often : INDIE
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It's taken in for treatment : PILL
29
Spring's opposite, oceanwise : NEAP
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Shoppers' pursuits : DEALS
33
Joe Hardy's temptress, on Broadway : LOLA
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Its slogan was once "The sign of extra service" : ESSO
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Balmoral relative : TAM
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Feller of folklore? : BUNYAN
37
Uncommon insight : ESP
38
Mounted on : ATOP
40
League: Abbr. : ASSN
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Lug : SHLEP
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AWOL : GONE
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Jupiter, e.g. : DEUS
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Olympian : LOFTY
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Time out : RECESS
48
CD follower : ROM
49
Visual : OCULAR
51
Kicks downstairs, so to speak : DEMOTES
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Echo location : CANYON
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Where cons may congregate : PRISONYARD
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Steelhead or squaretail : TROUT
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Saint known as "the Great" : LEOI
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Talker with a beak : MYNA
61
Antônio, for one : SANTO
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It's spun : YARN
63
Request : SEEK
Down
1
Rivers with barbs : JOAN
2
Famed words to a backstabber : ETTU
3
Louisiana, e.g., in Orléans : ETAT
4
Bun alternative : PONYTAIL
5
Be like-minded : AGREE
6
Film genre : NOIR
7
It has a peacock logo : NBC
8
Peacock plume feature : EYE
9
Wooden footwear : SABOT
10
Marine rock-clinger : ABALONE
11
Live ascetically : DENYONESELF
12
Garden spray : ALAR
13
Top scores, sometimes : TENS
18
A ton : PILES
21
"Knockin' on Heaven's Door" singer, 1973 : DYLAN
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Greek god of wine : DIONYSUS
24
Detective Pinkerton and others : ALLANS
25
Item on a chain : IDTAG
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"Swell!" : NEATO
27
Sky Masterson's creator : DAMONRUNYON
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Good things : PLUSES
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Good thing : ASSET
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Shade of red : POPPY
36
Supreme Court middle name : BADER
39
Leave rubber on the road : PEELOUT
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Remote option : SLOMO
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Potential source of verbal misunderstanding : HOMONYMS
47
Poem division : CANTO
48
Amber, e.g. : RESIN
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Fall times: Abbr. : OCTS
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Irene of "Fame" : CARA
51
Christian from France : DIOR
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"The Best Man" star Diggs : TAYE
53
Shore soarer : ERNE
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Admission of 1889: Abbr. : SDAK
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Use diligently : PLY
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Mens ___ (criminal intent) : REA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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