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New York Times, Monday, August 25, 1997

Author:
Randall J. Hartman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randall J. Hartman

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 15 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York TimesNo. 0825 ( 17,457 )
Across
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Clinch, as a victory : SEWUP
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R.B.I., e.g. : STAT
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Keats, for one : POET
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Got out of bed : AROSE
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"Sock it ___!" : TOME
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Fairy tale's first word : ONCE
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Super Bowl I champs : GREENBAYPACKERS
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Slalom curve : ESS
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New Jersey five : NETS
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Kind of monkey : RHESUS
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Anklebones : TALI
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June 6, 1944 : DDAY
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Yummy items : LIPSMACKERS
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TV's "L.A. ___" : LAW
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Waters: Lat. : AQUAE
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"Xanadu" rock grp. : ELO
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Remove from a manuscript : DELE
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Sound of a cat or engine : PURR
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Like Jack Benny, famously : CHEAP
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More than a vogue : RAGE
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Pecan and pumpkin : PIES
40
Sought election : RAN
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Had money in the bank : SAVED
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Sault ___ Marie : STE
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Football defensemen : LINEBACKERS
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It gets slapped around a lot : PUCK
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Skin cream ingredient : ALOE
48
Book after Song of Solomon : ISAIAH
51
Z ___ zebra : ASIN
52
Hawaiian dish : POI
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On-line menaces : COMPUTERHACKERS
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Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
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Old Dodge : OMNI
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Artist's support : EASEL
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Bambi and others : DEER
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When a factory whistle blows : NOON
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Mink wrap : STOLE
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Wise : SAGE
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Blows it : ERRS
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Trials and tribulations : WOES
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Take advantage of : USE
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Mark Twain, for one : PENNAME
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Kind of electricity : STATIC
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1992 Robin Williams movie : TOYS
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Sound stage equipment : AMP
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Sign of sorrow : TEARDROP
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Hoosegow : POKEY
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Billfold bills : ONES
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Light beige : ECRU
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"___ of the D'Urbervilles" : TESS
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Dracula player Lugosi : BELA
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Princely abbr. : CHAS
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Ivan and Nicholas : TSARS
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Boxer Oscar ___ Hoya : DELA
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Northern Scandinavians : LAPPS
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Phrase of resignation : IQUIT
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Blender setting : PUREE
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Nancy Drew's creator : KEENE
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"Scram!" : LEAVE
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Creator of the Ragged Dick books : ALGER
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Garden intruders : WEEDS
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Circumnavigator Sir Francis : DRAKE
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"Jurassic Park" novelist : CRICHTON
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Length of yarn : HANK
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Candle brackets : SCONCES
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Hawaiian do : LUAU
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Smash, as a windshield : BASHIN
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Inter ___ : ALIA
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Flutist : PIPER
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Clinched, as a victory : ICED
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___ survivor : SOLE
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Parisian lady friend : AMIE
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Florence's river : ARNO
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Baja buck : PESO
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Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
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Bermuda, e.g. : ISLE
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Comic Philips : EMO
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Kit ___ Club : KAT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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