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New York Times, Friday, September 27, 2019

___ Addiction, alternative rock band that headlined the first Lollapalooza

Author:
Jack Mowat
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QX} Spans: 2 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry. This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Mowat.
Jack Mowat notes:
I am thrilled to be making my New York Times debut and to be making the list of teenage constructors (just barely)! I've loved solving ... read more
Jeff Chen notes:
Jack's NYT debut! I've had the pleasure of working with him on a few crosswords now, including his debut in the WSJ two months ago. ... read more
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© 2019, The New York Times9/27/19 ( No. 25,525 )

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Across
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Southwest tribe or river : ZUNI
5
Lay aside : PUTBY
10
Beach pounder : SURF
14
Longtime name in cosmetics : AVON
15
Lay aside : STORE
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Neighbors of the Omaha : OTOE
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Bottled (up) : PENT
18
Hand-held anxiety reliever : STRESSBALL
20
One of seven of ancient Greece : SAGE
21
Slice, e.g. : TENNISSHOT
22
Bouncer-turned-TV star : MRT
24
Need for 7-Down : RADAR
25
Tease : GOOFON
28
The world's largest one is in Hubei, China : DAM
29
Sport in a ring : SUMO
33
Image on the back of a $50 bill : USCAPITOL
35
Person put in a box : JUROR
36
Certain Easter candy : CHOCOLATERABBIT
38
Sister of Jupiter : CERES
39
Give a false impression of eco-friendliness : GREENWASH
40
Johns across the pond : IANS
41
Local fund-raising grp. : PTA
42
Treating badly : MEANTO
43
Choose : ELECT
45
Hip-hop's ___ tha Kyd : SYD
46
It gets the party started : ICEBREAKER
51
Whimper : MEWL
54
Rakes it in : MAKESAMINT
55
Fruit with a cedilla in its name : ACAI
56
Calculation that may involve pi : AREA
57
Feel : SENSE
58
It holds water : PAIL
59
Cooper's creation : CASK
60
What the "E" of Euler's formula V - E + F = 2 represents : EDGES
61
"Sharknado" channel : SYFY
Down
1
Shocks : ZAPS
2
Eye part : UVEA
3
Traditional crop grown by a small farm, maybe : NONGMOCORN
4
Meets (with) : INTERFACES
5
[Over here!] : PSST
6
Outright : UTTER
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Activity for a storm chaser : TORNADOTRACKING
8
"Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" singer : BRENDALEE
9
"Indeed" : YESIAM
10
Doesn't just whimper : SOBS
11
Home of Bears Ears National Monument : UTAH
12
Popular caramel candy : ROLO
13
Fedora material : FELT
19
Abbr. in an old atlas : SSR
23
Traditional literary theme or motif : TOPOS
25
Presenter at Milan Fashion Week : GUCCI
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___ Jackson, real name of Ice Cube : OSHEA
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Zip : NIL
29
They lead people underground : SUBWAYMAPS
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Challenge for a mayor : URBANDECAY
31
Like good cakes and bad cellars : MOIST
32
Prefix with -pedic : ORTHO
34
Took turns tackling : TAGTEAMED
35
___ Addiction, alternative rock band that headlined the first Lollapalooza : JANES
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When most dreams occur : REM
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Satisfy : PLEASE
43
Speech fillers : ERS
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Wound up : TENSE
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"Say hello to ___" (ad slogan of 1998) : IMAC
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Italian "dear" : CARA
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Scratches (out) : EKES
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Schnozz : BEAK
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UPS drivers' assignments: Abbr. : RTES
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Little Orphan Annie, e.g. : WAIF
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___ pad : LILY

Answer summary: 11 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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