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New York Times, Friday, July 9, 2010

"Few can be induced to labor exclusively for ___": Abraham Lincoln

Author:
Patrick Berry
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Patrick Berry

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 28 Missing: {QWZ} Spans: 4 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry. This is puzzle # 131 for Mr. Berry. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2010, The New York Times7/9/10 ( No. 22,158 )

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Across
1
Park ranger? : JOGGER
7
Several "Beowulf" scenes : FEASTS
13
Princess who was a sister of Napoleon Bonaparte : PAULINE
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Fails to factor in : IGNORES
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Aims : INTENDS
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"Peanuts" surname : VANPELT
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Sports champion with a palindromic name : SELES
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With 21-Across, like many rivers in winter : ICED
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See 19-Across : OVER
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Literary title character with a palindromic name : ADA
23
French twists, e.g. : UPDOS
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Feta maker's need : BRINE
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Genre of "The Set-Up," 1949 : NOIR
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Picked-up pickup, perhaps : RENTAL
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Long seen on TV : NIA
31
Where natural gas accumulates : SEDIMENTARYROCK
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"Few can be induced to labor exclusively for ___": Abraham Lincoln : POSTERITY
35
Popular sea menaces of film : MANEATINGSHARKS
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Where I-15 meets I-86: Abbr. : IDA
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Flawlessly : TOATEE
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Dickens heroine ___ Trent : NELL
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Banned aids? : CRIBS
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1974 Best Picture nominee directed by Bob Fosse : LENNY
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Big name in Modernism : PEI
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Nothing but : MERE
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___ Emperor (Taoism figure) : JADE
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Roger's "77 Sunset Strip" co-star : EFREM
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"___ Country" (James Baldwin novel) : ANOTHER
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Rope-ladder rung on a ship : RATLINE
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It's also called a "way car" : CABOOSE
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Forwarding e-mail addresses : ALIASES
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Latin tongue : LINGUA
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Yarn with a rubber core : LASTEX
Down
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She's tried often : JANEDOE
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Spent : OUTLAID
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High spirits : GLEE
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Pitched blade? : GINSU
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"The ___," next-to-last song on "Abbey Road," ironically : END
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Place with higher speeding fines, often : RESIDENTIALAREA
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Army post unused since the 1950s : FIVESTARGENERAL
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Minced oath : EGAD
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"Roman Holiday" princess : ANN
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Lethargy : SOPOR
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Golfer nicknamed "Supermex" : TREVINO
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Containing element #34 : SELENIC
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Losers of the Battle of Meloria, 1284 : PISANS
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Run out of clothes? : STREAK
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Like Arcadia's inhabitants : CONTENTED
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Magic word : PRESTO
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English city that's home to the Spartans football club : BLYTH
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Ready enough : RIPE
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Appeared : ARISEN
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Tokyo Imperial Palace features : MOATS
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Hero of many Clancy novels : RYAN
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Nova Scotia's Lake ___, named for an Indian tribe : MICMAC
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Near the kidneys : ADRENAL
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Uhuru Park locale : NAIROBI
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Second appearance on a soundtrack : REPRISE
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It may be offered with a blessing : KLEENEX
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Besmears : SLIMES
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Back : BETON
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Cryptozoological creatures : YETIS
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"___, meine Freude" (Bach motet) : JESU
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One way to be turned down : FLAT
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Appropriate in an inappropriate way : HOG
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Imitating : ALA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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