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New York Times, Tuesday, August 28, 2001

Author:
Alan Arbesfeld
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alan Arbesfeld

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {Q} This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0828 ( 18,921 )

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Across
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Prisoner's protest : FAST
5
Béarnaise, e.g. : SAUCE
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Athlete : JOCK
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"___ Angel" (Mae West film) : IMNO
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Increased : UPPED
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Well-ventilated : AIRY
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Incredible to behold : EYEPOPPING
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The world, to Mr. Magoo : BLUR
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Clambake item : STEAMER
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Put in rollers : SET
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Caribbean, e.g. : SEA
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Ornamental bowl : TAZZA
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"Give it ___!" : AGO
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Upholstery flaw : RIP
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"___ takers?" : ANY
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Like a horror flick : HAIRRAISING
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Modeling wood : BALSA
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Whipped cream amount : DOLLOP
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Friend in war : ALLY
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Coffee break time, maybe : TENAM
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"Betsy's Wedding" director : ALDA
43
Scarcity : DEARTH
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Bedtime story? : DREAM
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Totally awesome : JAWDROPPING
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"Spy vs. Spy" magazine : MAD
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E. Lansing campus : MSU
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Peace alliance since '48 : OAS
54
Rest room sign : INUSE
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When doubled, a dance : CHA
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PC key : ESC
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"West Side Story" tune : TONIGHT
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Scouting outing : HIKE
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Result of 17-, 30- and 47-Across? : LOSINGFACE
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Not bumpy : EVEN
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Battery terminal : ANODE
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Skier's way up : TBAR
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Abysmal test score : ZERO
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Marciano or Graziano : BOXER
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Hankerings : YENS
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Baja bash : FIESTA
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"The Joy Luck Club" author : AMYTAN
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Grumpy companion : SNEEZY
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November birthstone : TOPAZ
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Building manager, briefly : SUPE
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Evaluate : APPRAISE
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Classic A.P. rival : UPI
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Bleep out : CENSOR
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Nose (out) : EDGE
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The "one" in a one-two : JAB
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Exxon Valdez mishap : OILSPILL
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Rock's Mötley ___ : CRUE
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Actress Sedgwick : KYRA
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Nebraska city : OMAHA
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Small combo : TRIO
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Old-timer : GRANDPA
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Koran religion : ISLAM
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Notwithstanding that, in short : ALTHO
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Commercial makers : ADMEN
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Tacit assent : NOD
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Grad sch. application info : GPA
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"Mr. Tambourine Man" group, with "the" : BYRDS
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Modifying wd. : ADJ
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Grassy area : LEA
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Senator or representative : LAWMAKER
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Haitian leader : ARISTIDE
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In alignment : TRUE
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Winery process : AGING
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Pennsylvania's ___ Mountains : POCONO
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Longtime Zimbabwean leader : MUGABE
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Sub sinker : ASHCAN
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Dissuades : DETERS
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Really neat : NIFTY
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French restaurant name starter : CHEZ
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Drone's home : HIVE
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Thick slice : SLAB
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Lulu : ONER
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Rock producer Brian : ENO
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Fenway squad, for short : SOX

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

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