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New York Times, Saturday, August 10, 2013

Author:
Chris A. McGlothlin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chris A. McGlothlin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 26 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 8, (2 triple stacks) This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. McGlothlin. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 0810 ( 23,286 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Title trio of a 1980 Pulitzer winner : GODELESCHERBACH
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One-on-one with a big shot : PRIVATEAUDIENCE
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Gist : SUMANDSUBSTANCE
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French preposition : DES
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"Just what I need" : GREAT
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Stamp purchases : PANES
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"Cool dad" on "Modern Family" : PHIL
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Hill minority: Abbr. : INDS
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Top honors for atletas olímpicos : OROS
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They're often taken on horses : BETS
30
Happening : AFOOT
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"... we'll ___ a cup o' kindness ...": Burns : TAK
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First name in Harlem Renaissance literature : ZORA
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Quail : CRINGE
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Winged it : SPOKEOFFTHECUFF
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Napkin material : DAMASK
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Son of 30-Down : EROS
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"___ wise guy, eh?" : SOA
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Very little (of) : AHINT
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A quarter of acht : ZWEI
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Second-largest city in Nicaragua : LEON
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Tree-hugger? : MOSS
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Youthful and fresh : DEWY
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Longtime late-night announcer : PARDO
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Breakout company of 1976 : ATARI
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Spearfishing need : AIM
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Moment's notice? : ONESECONDPLEASE
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Vetoes : PUTSTHEKIBOSHON
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Some government checks : STATEASSISTANCE
Down
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It might tell you where to get off : GPS
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Sch. founded by a Pentecostal preacher : ORU
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Turn down : DIM
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Dances around : EVADES
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Dangerous things to weave on : LANES
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Ballparks at J.F.K.? : ETDS
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Her, to Henriette : SES
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Grabbed some sack time : CAUGHTAFEWWINKS
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Self-confidence to a fault : HUBRIS
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Vehicular bomb? : EDSEL
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Romance novelist's award : RITA
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Looking ecstatic : BEATIFIC
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One of the Romneys : ANN
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New Deal inits. : CCC
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Snicker bit : HEE
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Home of Sanssouci Palace : POTSDAM
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Wind River Reservation native : ARAPAHO
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Hiawatha's grandmother in "The Song of Hiawatha" : NOKOMIS
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Philatelist's concern, briefly : PERF
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Clean type : NONUSER
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Lab growth need : DOGFOOD
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Designer Gabbana of Dolce & Gabbana : STEFANO
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Stamp purchase : BOOK
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Father of 38-Across : ARES
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Limoncello ingredient : ZEST
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K. J. ___, 2011 Players Championship champion : CHOI
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Univ. in Manhattan : KANSASST
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Smaller cousin of a four-in-hand? : TREY
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100 bits? : ZEROES
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San Diego suburb : LAMESA
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Russian retreat : DACHA
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One trying to avoid a banking crisis? : PILOT
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Loss from a guillotine : TETE
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They're issued to cruisers, briefly : APBS
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Little chances? : OPS
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Fruitcake : NUT
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It's H-shaped : ETA
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First year of the Liang dynasty : DII
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"Kung Fu" actor Philip : AHN
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Part of U.S.S.R.: Abbr. : SOC
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Charlotte-to-Raleigh dir. : ENE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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