Removing the Spotlight Icon in OS X Mavericks

One of my pet peeves is the fact that, with the advent of Mavericks, the Spotlight icon won’t seem to hide from my menubar. I use Alfred to do most of my app launching and file finding, so the spotlight is more or less redundant, and takes up yet another spot of my precious menubar real estate. I’ve tried hiding the icon in bartender (this worked fine in Mountain Lion), but ever since I updated to

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