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New York Times, Friday, January 11, 2002

Author:
Mark Diehl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mark Diehl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 29 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0111 ( 19,057 )
Across
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Bring lunch from home : BROWNBAGIT
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U.S.M.C. recruits: Abbr. : PVTS
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100, for sure : RIPEOLDAGE
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Silver lead : REIN
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Square : EVENSTEVEN
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Mythical craft : ARGO
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Square : NERDY
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Football Hall-of-Famer Ronnie : LOTT
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"Dear ___: The Autobiography of Vincent Van Gogh" : THEO
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Surgical setup : TRAY
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Turkey, e.g. : NATION
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TV planet : ORK
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1989 Grammy winner for "Nick of Time" : RAITT
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Not good at losing : OBESE
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Surfing aid : TVGUIDE
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First name in the White House, 1885 : GROVER
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Shuffle along : SHAMBLE
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Bearded ones : BARLEYS
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Hollywood sightings : CELEBS
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"It's Too Late Now" autobiographer : AAMILNE
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Spout : OPINE
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Garden veggies : CUKES
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Put coins in : FED
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Some chip features : RIDGES
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Walled town : BURG
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Times or Schoolbook : FONT
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Launcher's launch : SCUD
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Calculus developer : EULER
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Send flying : SPEW
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Yelled at : LASHEDINTO
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In addition : ALSO
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Station wagons abroad : ESTATECARS
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"Guarding ___" (1994 movie) : TESS
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Commercial name for brine shrimp : SEAMONKEYS
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Wembley Stadium borough : BRENT
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Snake, e.g. : RIVER
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Works : OPERA
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Darling girl : WENDY
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Obviously interested : NOSY
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Diner order : BLT
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Capital near Encounter Bay : ADELAIDE
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Quick-stepping dance : GAVOTTE
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"But of course!" : IGETIT
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Nearing the hour : TENTO
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Something to fall back on? : PRAT
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"Total Recall" director Paul : VERHOEVEN
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Ornamental stone made of colored quartz : TIGERSEYE
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Dupes : SNOOKERS
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Catches red-handed : NAILS
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Frank who wrote "The Pit," 1903 : NORRIS
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Kind of match : RUBBER
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Picker's target : BOLL
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Side in a criminal case : THEPEOPLE
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Authenticity : VALIDNESS
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Feds : GMEN
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Plays for money : GAMES
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Makes light of : SCOFFSAT
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Buffet staple : BAKEDHAM
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Early capital of Georgia : AUGUSTA
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Music box? : CDCASE
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Some refueling spots : ISLES
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Riviera, e.g. : BUICK
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Arm parts : ULNAE
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Take another stab at : RETRY
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"Ick!" : GROSS
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Rare bills : TWOS
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First home : EDEN
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1944 initials : ETO

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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