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New York Times, Monday, January 17, 2005

Author:
Alison Donald
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alison Donald

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Ms. Donald. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0117 ( 20,159 )
Across
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Jazz style : BEBOP
6
Reclusive actress Greta : GARBO
11
Sandwich initials : BLT
14
Tehran native : IRANI
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Perfect : IDEAL
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Karel Capek play : RUR
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Rooming house offering : BEDANDBOARD
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Whiz : ACE
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Tints : HUES
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Tasteless : TACKY
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Large monkeys : BABOONS
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Happy-face symbols : SMILEYS
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Peter of "Lawrence of Arabia" : OTOOLE
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Cuban dance music: Var. : RHUMBA
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Make up (for) : ATONE
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Rent : LEASE
33
___ King Cole : NAT
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"___ Lama Ding Dong" (1961 nonsense hit) : RAMA
37
Nullifies : VOIDS
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Author Ferber : EDNA
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Mrs., in Madrid : SRA
40
Like the weather around lighthouses, often : FOGGY
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Open, as a package : UNBOX
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Ed of "The Honeymooners" : NORTON
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Carve : INCISE
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Golf attendants : CADDIES
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Prayer book : PSALTER
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Country bumpkins : RUBES
49
Et ___ (and others) : ALII
50
Part of a college e-mail address : EDU
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Like a native : BORNANDBRED
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Bro's sibling : SIS
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Tape deck button : EJECT
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Ham it up : EMOTE
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Asian holiday : TET
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Cosmetician Lauder : ESTEE
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Dork : DWEEB
Down
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Baby's mealtime garment : BIB
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Afore : ERE
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Naughty : BAD
4
___ case-by-case basis : ONA
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Tiny puncture : PINHOLE
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Scoffs : GIBES
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Fusses : ADOS
8
Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
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Drinker's place : BAR
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Antiquated : OLDTIME
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Drilling tool : BRACEANDBIT
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Like a rabbit's foot, supposedly : LUCKY
13
Deuce toppers : TREYS
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Sand hill : DUNE
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Priest's robe : ALB
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Wild swine : BOARS
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___ of roses : ATTAR
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Economic cycle : BOOMANDBUST
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Mrs. Chaplin : OONA
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Disreputable : SHADY
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Rumple : MUSS
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King's time on the throne : REIGN
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Apple's apple and Chevron's chevron : LOGOS
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Win by ___ : ANOSE
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Levy imposer : TAXER
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Cast a ballot : VOTE
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Letter accompanier: Abbr. : ENCL
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Toy loved by dogs : FRISBEE
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Without assistance : UNAIDED
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Wordsworth creation : ODE
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"The proof ___ the pudding" : ISIN
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Toothpaste brand : CREST
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War hero Murphy : AUDIE
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Dish : PLATE
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Suffix with accept : ANCE
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Breakfast drinks, briefly : OJS
53
No longer working: Abbr. : RET
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Mercedes competitor : BMW
55
Fish eggs : ROE
56
Summer on the Seine : ETE
57
Belle of a ball : DEB

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

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