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New York Times, Friday, July 19, 2013

Author:
Patrick Berry
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Patrick Berry

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 25 Missing: {FJXZ} This is puzzle # 177 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 0719 ( 23,264 )

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Students & seniors
Across
1. Winning smile, e.g. : ASSET
6. International cricket event : TESTMATCH
15. Too-familiar : STALE
16. Road built during the Samnite Wars : APPIANWAY
17. Press conference segment : QANDA
18. Game ender, possibly : RAINSTORM
19. Working for : UNDER
20. Republican who won Bentsen's vacated Senate seat : HUTCHISON
21. Band with a person's name : IDBRACELET
23. 1970 Kinks album title starter : LOLA
24. Afternoon reception : TEA
25. Orange growers : TREES
26. Joe who was retired in 1997 : CAMEL
27. Folk medicine plant : HERB
29. Music genre prefix : ALT
30. Clears the mind, with "up" : SOBERS
31. Chow : EATS
33. Chase off : SHOO
34. "Things Fall Apart" novelist : ACHEBE
37. Escort, as to the door : SEE
38. What the name "Rhoda" means : ROSE
42. Trying minors : BRATS
43. What repellent might prevent : BITES
45. New Deal program, for short : WPA
46. Heady feeling : RUSH
47. She and Clark Gable were known as "the team that generates steam" : LANATURNER
49. Surrounded with foliage : EMBOWERED
51. Impressive, as accommodations : REGAL
52. Player of Sal in "The Godfather" : ABEVIGODA
53. Call to mind : EVOKE
54. "Don't decide right away" : SLEEPONIT
55. Parties with mai tais, maybe : LUAUS
56. Titan's home : TENNESSEE
57. Shrill cries : YELPS
Down
1. British P.M. when W.W. I began : ASQUITH
2. One who's unseated? : STANDEE
3. Land line? : SANDBAR
4. Tribal bigwig : ELDER
5. Claw : TEARAT
6. Five-time N.C.A.A. basketball champs from the A.C.C. : TARHEELS
7. Uniform ornament : EPAULET
8. Thwarts for petty reasons : SPITES
9. Add color to : TINCT
10. 1968 novel set in Korea : MASH
11. Opposed to the union, say : ANTILABOR
12. Couple : TWOSOME
13. Performer on the road? : CAROLER
14. Note books used in church? : HYMNALS
22. Stevedore's burden : CRATE
26. Gentle murmur : COO
28. "Music should strike fire from the heart of man, and bring tears from the eyes of woman" speaker : BEETHOVEN
30. Undercover item? : SHEET
32. Exercise target : ABS
33. Begin planning the nuptials : SETADATE
34. Way to walk while conversing : ABREAST
35. Fall apart : CRUMBLE
36. Fallen star : HASBEEN
37. How Congress might adjourn : SINEDIE
39. Major error in soccer : OWNGOAL
40. "Louder!" : SPEAKUP
41. Seal classification : EARLESS
43. Magna Carta's drafters : BARONS
44. Without doubt : SURELY
47. Largely hollow bricks : LEGOS
48. Flo Ziegfeld offering : REVUE
50. Erase : WIPE

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

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