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New York Times, Thursday, September 15, 2011

Author:
Samuel A. Donaldson
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Samuel A. Donaldson

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 28 Missing: {GJQVXZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Donaldson. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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HOUSE
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© 2011, The New York TimesNo. 0915 ( 22,591 )
Across
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It's better than prison : HOUSEARREST
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#1 on Bravo's all-time "100 Funniest Movies" list : ANIMALHOUSE
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Latitude : BREADTH
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They may be grilled : RIBEYES
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Give back : RESTORE
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Italian red : CHIANTI
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Country Music Mo. : OCT
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Mine, in Milan : MIO
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Squirreled away : HID
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Alphabet trio : RST
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X : KISS
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Adams behind a lens : ANSEL
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Good call letters for Radio Disney? : WALT
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W.W. II attacker : EBOAT
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Suffix with hotel : IER
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Emmy-nominated sitcom of the early 1970s : ARNIE
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Lacking bargaining power, maybe : NONUNION
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Waiter : ABIDER
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Prominent location to build on (as suggested by this puzzle?) : CORNERLOT
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Mathematical subgroups : COSETS
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You can't go through with it : CULDESAC
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Dough : LUCRE
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Rear : CAN
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Farm letters? : EIEIO
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When the French toast? : ETES
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Kind of cell in biology : BASAL
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Big name in balls : NERF
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One on either side of the St. Gotthard Pass : ALP
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1900s, e.g.: Abbr. : CEN
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Where the Ringling Brothers circus began: Abbr. : WIS
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Org. employing Ethan Hunt in film : IMF
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"Anything but!" : NOTTHAT
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Mount Holyoke graduates, e.g. : ALUMNAE
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Seven-time major-league All-Star Alfonso : SORIANO
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Sailing enthusiast, informally : YACHTIE
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Help : HOUSEKEEPER
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Place of learning : SCHOOLHOUSE
Down
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Always going outside? : HOUSEBROKEN
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___ Observatory, home of the world's largest single-aperture radio telescope : ARECIBO
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Has as a base : RESTSON
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Subject of many lab tests : RAT
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Biblical kingdom : EDOM
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Tiny groove : STRIA
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Publication with a 1997 headline "Drug Use Down Among Uncool Kids" : THEONION
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Zodiac symbol : ARCHER
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Nothing : NIHIL
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Scholar's reference abbr. : IBID
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Start of a confession : MEA
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Who wrote "Wealth is the product of man's capacity to think" : AYNRAND
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Leaves alone : LETSLIE
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Vacationer's help : HOUSESITTER
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Big eyes, metaphorically : SAUCERS
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Six Nations tribe : SENECAS
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Kind of candidate who's rarely successful : WRITEIN
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It matures in 1 to 10 yrs. : TNOTE
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Place to live : ABODE
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Org. supported by the 16th Amendment : IRS
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End of some scores : ALL
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Missing persons : RUNAWAYS
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Gets rid of everybody, say : CLEANSHOUSE
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Forecast : OUTLOOK
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Royal rod, in Britain : SCEPTRE
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Investigate : SEEINTO
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Speedy delivery : AIRMAIL
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Place where people work for beans? : COFFEEHOUSE
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Hymn leader : CANTOR
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Baseball general manager Billy : BEANE
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Lavender : LILAC
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Fellow : CHAP
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To so high a degree : SUCH
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Wed : TIE
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Conductance unit : MHO

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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