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New York Times, Friday, August 16, 2002

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QWXZ} This is puzzle # 96 for Ms. Gorski. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0816 ( 19,274 )
Across
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Car controls : PEDALS
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Things with mirrors : COMPACTS
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"Slavonic Dances" composer : DVORAK
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A Handel concerto might have one : OBOEPART
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"By ___!" : JIMINY
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Sound right : RINGTRUE
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1998 Sarah McLachlan hit : ADIA
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Trainee : CADET
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Thompson of "Family" : SADA
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Checkers, e.g. : MEN
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Hang (around with) : PAL
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Riviera view : MER
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International lang. : ENG
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Hit song from the rock opera "Tommy" : IMFREE
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Tip : LEAN
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Seat at the bar : STOOL
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"Prometheus Bound" playwright : AESCHYLUS
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Lines from a groupie, maybe : FANLETTER
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Confusion, slangily : KERFUFFLE
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Divide : SEVER
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Cheers : OLES
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Disk readers : LASERS
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Times Sq., to a straphanger : STA
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D.C. party : DEM
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Actress Murray of the silents : MAE
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Occur, old-style : HAP
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Screen symbol : ICON
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Icy drink : SLUSH
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New Testament group : MAGI
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Paper clip, e.g. : ATTACHER
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Got : REAPED
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"Don't let the heat get to you!" : KEEPCOOL
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Noted French physicist : AMPERE
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Shrinks' appointments : SESSIONS
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Many a snake : HISSER
Down
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"A Certain Justice" author : PDJAMES
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Plain : EVIDENT
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Frequent portrayer of Otello : DOMINGO
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Solo : ARIA
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Telecom setup : LAN
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It provides an overview : SKYCAM
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128 cubic feet : CORD
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Tony's cousin : OBIE
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___ Blanc : MONT
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Tuner on a viola : PEG
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Real estate sect. listings : APTS
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Kind of apple : CARAMEL
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Pearson's successor : TRUDEAU
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Big name on Wall Street : STEARNS
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It makes hay : ALFALFA
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Middle Eastern dish : PILAU
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Says quickly, with "off" : REELS
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Prizes : ESTEEMS
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Outer: Prefix : ECT
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Instrument for Orpheus : LYRE
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Takes out, so to speak : OFFS
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Wiesbaden's state : HESSE
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Patriot's org. : NFL
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Alaskan animals : KODIAKS
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Winner of a race : ELECTEE
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Clickers : REMOTES
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Bird formations : VSHAPES
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Stand for things? : ETAGERE
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Speedier : RAPIDER
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Avid : RAHRAH
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Times out : NAPS
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"Git!" : SHOO
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Province of Spain : LEON
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Web addresses : URLS
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Mariners' needs : MAPS
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Start of the third century : CCI
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RCA competitor : EMI

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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