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New York Times, Monday, September 17, 2001

Author:
Peter Gordon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Peter Gordon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 67 for Mr. Gordon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0917 ( 18,941 )

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Across
1
Jet speed unit : MACH
5
Out of the wind, nautically : ALEE
9
Widespread : RIFE
13
Book of maps : ATLAS
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"Venerable" English writer : BEDE
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Satanic : EVIL
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With 34-Across, a proverb : THESQUEAKYWHEEL
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Intensify : HEATUP
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Hullabaloo : HOOHA
22
Weeping : INTEARS
24
One who is often 22-Across : CRYBABY
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Carrier to Stockholm : SAS
29
Abhors : LOATHES
31
Itinerary word : VIA
32
Walk through mud, say : SLOSH
33
Popular cracker brand : RITZ
34
See 17-Across : GETSTHEGREASE
39
One of TV's Jetsons : JUDY
40
Book that might have a lock : DIARY
41
Coach Parseghian : ARA
42
Affirm under oath : SWEARTO
45
Spanish uncle : TIO
48
Island across the strait from Singapore : SUMATRA
50
Climb down : DESCEND
52
Party attender : GUEST
54
1930's quintuplet : DIONNE
55
A proverb that contradicts 17- and 34-Across : SILENCEISGOLDEN
59
Computer image : ICON
60
___ fu : KUNG
61
Student's jottings : NOTES
62
Waiting room call : NEXT
63
Tiff : SPAT
64
Went by bus : RODE
Down
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Singer Johnny : MATHIS
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Goddess of wisdom : ATHENA
3
Golf shoe features : CLEATS
4
Swiftness : HASTE
5
Civil War prez : ABE
6
Jacob's first wife : LEAH
7
1970's-80's New York City mayor : EDKOCH
8
"Winnie-the-Pooh" donkey : EEYORE
9
Post-op time : REHAB
10
"___ Got a Secret" : IVE
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"Jack and the Beanstalk" exclamation : FIE
12
Building addition : ELL
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Sudden, fierce winds : SQUALLS
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Displace : UPROOT
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___ and wherefores : WHYS
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Accessory for Miss America : SASH
25
Budget competitor : AVIS
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Angler's quest : BITE
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Famed Bosox outfielder : YAZ
30
Silents star Bara : THEDA
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Place for boars and sows : STY
33
Beam of light : RAY
34
Expert : GURU
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Dutch treat? : EDAM
36
Surround : GIRD
37
Like traditional Disney films : RATEDG
38
Shoreline problem : EROSION
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Madison or Monroe: Abbr. : JAS
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Phaser setting : STUN
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Destroys : WRECKS
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Relent : EASEUP
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Take care of : TENDTO
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Poor : INNEED
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Danish city : ODENSE
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Maxwell Smart, for one : AGENT
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Plum, lemon or peach : COLOR
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One of the Sinatras : TINA
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Transgression : SIN
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Cause of a skid : ICE
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Bagel topper : LOX
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Cpl.'s superior : SGT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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