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New York Times, Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {BJMQVXZ} This is puzzle # 95 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York TimesNo. 1014 ( 19,698 )
Across
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W.'s political affiliation : GOP
4
Take a paddle to : WHACK
9
Barely beats : EDGES
14
"Gotcha!" : AHA
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Wore : HADON
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Dickens's ___ Heep : URIAH
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Nothing at all : NIL
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Eyes : OCULI
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Elephant gone amok : ROGUE
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Mimic : DOATAKEOFFON
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Can't stomach : HATE
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Got back into business : REOPENED
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Resistance to change : INERTIA
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Many a home purchase : RESALE
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Putin's land : RUSSIA
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"Treasure Island" inits. : RLS
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Departure from reality : FLIGHTOFFANCY
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Designation for a sequel to a sequel : III
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Lock, stock and barrel : INTOTO
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Begs : PLEADS
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Puget Sound city : SEATTLE
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Language of the Eddas : OLDNORSE
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___ Brockovich, Oscar role for Julia Roberts : ERIN
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"Dallas" spinoff : KNOTSLANDING
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Aussie "bear" : KOALA
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Do penance : ATONE
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Wolfed down : ATE
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Place to moor : INLET
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Arrive at : GETTO
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Salon goop : GEL
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Nick of "Cape Fear" : NOLTE
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Krupp Works city : ESSEN
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Windy City trains : ELS
Down
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India's Mohandas : GANDHI
2
Buckeye Stater : OHIOAN
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Gourmet's sense : PALATE
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"Hold it, horse!" : WHOA
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Take an ax to : HACK
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Together, on a score : ADUE
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Like practically all TV's, now : COLOR
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Bowie's weapon : KNIFE
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Part of the Old World : EUROPE
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Pilotless planes : DRONES
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Jazz job : GIG
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___ Claire, Wis. : EAU
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Sow, ewe or mare : SHE
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Gibbs of country music : TERRI
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Part of F.Y.I. : FOR
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Bust maker : NARC
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___ May Clampett of 60's TV : ELLY
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___ Plaines, Ill. : DES
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Harbor workhorse : TUG
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Relative of -esque : ISH
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Italian wine center : ASTI
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Cyclotron bit : ION
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Siesta times: Abbr. : AFTS
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"___ 'er up!" : FILL
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Told a whopper : LIED
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Friend's opposite : FOE
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___ snail's pace : ATA
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Jotted down : NOTED
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Nasdaq debut: Abbr. : IPO
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Short sock : ANKLET
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Visit a bloodmobile, e.g. : DONATE
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B'way hit sign : SRO
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"M*A*S*H" procedure : TRIAGE
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Door frame part : LINTEL
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Marx collaborator : ENGELS
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Wild West vehicle : STAGE
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Kefauver who won fame investigating organized crime : ESTES
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Builders' sites : LOTS
58
Stud fee? : ANTE
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Gas in signs : NEON
60
Family : KIN
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Musical Yoko : ONO
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The whole shebang : ALL

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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