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New York Times, Saturday, July 9, 2005

Bishop who supported Richard II, in Shakespeare

Author:
Patrick Berry
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Patrick Berry

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JWXZ} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry. This is puzzle # 76 for Mr. Berry.
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© 2005, The New York Times7/9/05 ( No. 20,332 )
Across
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Talk big : BRAG
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Five-digit extension : HAND
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Hooverville home : SHACK
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Show disrupter, possibly : LATECOMER
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Pick-up line? : HELLO
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Quality of Bartók's music : ATONALITY
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Bar : ESTOP
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Your first-grade teacher, now : MEMORY
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Spheres : MILIEUS
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1950's marketing disaster : EDSEL
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Tiger Woods's alma mater : STANFORD
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The Pleiades, e.g. : SISTERS
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Cardholder's problem : DEBT
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Match, e.g. : FIRESTARTER
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Long-jawed fish : GAR
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Lubber : APE
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Gazebo wall : LATTICE
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Together : ONE
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Naval inits. : USS
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Spy satellite : EYEINTHESKY
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Nautical day's beginning : NOON
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French strawberries : FRAISES
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Coal substitutes : FUELOILS
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Vaulted areas : APSES
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See 53-Down : HARBURG
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Bit of fine print : CLAUSE
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Suggest itself : OCCUR
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Break one's word? : HYPHENATE
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Tomb marker : STELE
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Temporarily satisfied : TIDEDOVER
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1960 Everly Brothers hit : SOSAD
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Caesar's empire, for short : SPQR
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To a smaller degree : LESS
Down
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"I don't ___ you!" : BLAME
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Placed on a scale : RATED
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Links in certain chains : ATOMS
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Like composer Niccolò Paganini : GENOESE
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Heaven-born : HOLY
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French ally : AMI
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Take home : NET
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Clear orders : DRYMARTINIS
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Stand against a wall : SHELF
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"Works and Days" poet : HESIOD
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Very close friends : ALTEREGOS
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Bad weather portent : CLOUDBANK
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Slapstick group, briefly : KOPS
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Bishop who supported Richard II, in Shakespeare : CARLISLE
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Food for moles : INSECTS
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Civil War issue : STATERIGHTS
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Certain wing feather : TERTIAL
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Stick around to see : STAYFOR
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It rarely takes anything : TREY
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Woodland spirit : FAUN
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Automatically : IPSOFACTO
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Means of production : RESOURCES
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Like chronic injuries : REHEALED
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Mexicans do business in it : ESPANOL
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Sci-fi author's award : NEBULA
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Drawn : LURED
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Not at all bumpkinish : SUAVE
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Adlai's 1956 running mate : ESTES
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Future experts : SEERS
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Ranch animal, informally : HOSS
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"Suspect" star, 1987 : CHER
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With 49-Across, "The Wizard of Oz" lyricist : YIP
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Right away : PDQ

Answer summary: 9 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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