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New York Times, Friday, September 30, 2005

Author:
Nancy Kavanaugh
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Nancy Kavanaugh

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 30 Missing: none – this is a pangram. Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 22 for Ms. Kavanaugh. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0930 ( 20,415 )
Across
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Risky person to neck with : DRACULA
8
Place for an embedded journalist : WARZONE
15
Entices : ROPESIN
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The Angelic Doctor : AQUINAS
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Shamed : ABASHED
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Manuscript headings : RUBRICS
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Like some dresses and drinks : BELTED
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___ dare : ONA
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Pith : CORE
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New N.F.L. team of 1950 : BROWNS
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Scale composition : TONES
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Prefix with cab : PEDI
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Salmon ___ : ROE
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Script writer : PEN
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Pinwheel turner : STREAMOFAIR
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Shogun's capital : EDO
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Reputation ruiner : SCANDALOUSRUMOR
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Friend's possessive : THY
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Lack of starch : INFORMALITY
40
Dram : JOT
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Eastern way : TAO
42
Attraction at Chicago's Field Museum : TREX
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Advice for the easily distracted : FOCUS
46
Like some excuses : FEEBLE
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It's known for its bell ringers : AVON
49
Common bar order, briefly : BUD
50
More supernatural : EERIER
54
Like veal calves : MILKFED
56
Roald Dahl title character : MATILDA
57
Broke in, e.g. : ENTERED
58
Parrotlike behavior : ECHOING
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Seer's "revelation" : DESTINY
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Considering that : WHEREAS
Down
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Cheerless : DRAB
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Cover-up : ROBE
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"C'mon, be ___" : APAL
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"That's fine," in France : CESTBIEN
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Work with a flashlight : USHER
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Be quiescent : LIEDORMANT
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"Do go on …" : AND
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Tips off : WARNS
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Liquid, to a pharmacist : AQUA
10
Polish : RUB
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Matura diamond, actually : ZIRCON
12
Source of some tears : ONION
13
Certain shell liner : NACRE
14
Leaders of San Salvador : ESSES
20
Like many ice-skating spins : ONEFOOTED
23
"Orlando" novelist : WOOLF
24
Land : TERRA
25
Head-turner : PSST
26
Impress clearly : ETCH
27
Heavy hauler : DRAY
29
Town south of San Luis Obispo : PISMOBEACH
31
Parting word : ADIOS
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Emanations, old-style : AURAE
33
Kaffiyehed commander : EMIR
34
Spoil, with "on" : DOTE
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African grazer : ORYX
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Beyond what is openly said : ULTERIOR
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Outing : JUNKET
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Big-name : FAMED
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Like Little Bo-Peep's charges : OVINE
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Would-be studs : COLTS
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Stuffy sort, in slang : FUDDY
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River in Hades : LETHE
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Lived : BEEN
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"Would ___?" : ILIE
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Best seen on-screen : EDNA
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No fancy threads : RAGS
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It may be casual: Abbr. : FRI
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Small gull : MEW

Answer summary: 9 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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