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New York Times, Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Cashier's error, as suggested by 17-, 22-, 47- and 58-Across?

Author:
Milo Beckman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {BJ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Beckman. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2011, The New York Times10/26/11 ( No. 22,632 )

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Across
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Hanging open : AGAPE
6
Cousin of an ax : ADZE
10
Near Eastern V.I.P.'s : AGAS
14
Doesn't have a second to lose? : SOLOS
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Boutique fixture : DRESSRACK
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Exhibited perfect braking : STOPPEDONAPENNY
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Native Nebraskan : OTO
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Followers of nus : XIS
21
"For me? You shouldn't have ..." : AWGEE
22
Nicest room on a ship, probably : CAPTAINSDIMES
27
Toward the back : AFT
28
E.T.A.'s for red-eyes : AMS
29
Here, to Henri : ICI
32
Foofaraw : HOOHA
35
Aloe additive? : VERA
37
"Heavens to Betsy!" : EGAD
38
Cashier's error, as suggested by 17-, 22-, 47- and 58-Across? : INCORRECTCHANGE
41
Henry who made a Fortune? : LUCE
42
Baby taking a bow? : EROS
43
Befuddled : ATSEA
44
Baton Rouge sch. : LSU
45
Peace grp. since 1948 : OAS
46
"___ loves me ..." : SHE
47
Certain loaf : PUMPERQUARTER
54
Frigidaire competitor : AMANA
56
Bumbler : OAF
57
Réunion, e.g. : ILE
58
Being frugal : PINCHINGNICKELS
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Strongly praised : ACCLAIMED
64
Goose bumps-producing, maybe : EERIE
65
Funnywoman Martha : RAYE
66
Actress Naldi of the silents : NITA
67
Kickoff : ONSET
Down
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N.A.A.C.P. part: Abbr. : ASSOC
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Must, slangily : GOTTA
3
Something to be thrown for : ALOOP
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Top 40 fare : POP
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Medium capacity? : ESP
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Contribute to the mix : ADDIN
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Impurity : DROSS
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Eastern state? : ZEN
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That, in Tijuana : ESA
10
"___ there yet?" : AREWE
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Handy IDs in the hood? : GANGSIGNS
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Unwanted spots : ACNE
13
Kind of terrier : SKYE
16
Slows down traffic, say? : SPAMS
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Sign by stairs, often : EXIT
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1,000-foot-deep lake that straddles a state line : TAHOE
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Many miles away : AFAR
25
Game with a maximum score of 180 : DARTS
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Apple offering : IMAC
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Zoo keeper? : CAGE
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Noodle product? : IDEA
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Over the ___ : HILL
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Burden : ONUS
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Number of people in a room : OCCUPANCY
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Numbered thing in the Bible : VERSE
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Friendly introduction? : ECO
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Faster's opposite : EATER
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Bring in : REAP
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"Yeah, right" : HAHA
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Gerald Ford's birthplace : OMAHA
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Muslim mystic : SUFI
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Theodore Roosevelt, to Eleanor : UNCLE
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Man of many words? : ROGET
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Press conference component, briefly : QANDA
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Arena sections : TIERS
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Carl's wife in "Up" : ELLIE
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Bowling alley button : RESET
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On ___ with (equal to) : APAR
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Sheet mineral : MICA
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"There is no ___ team" : IIN
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Name placeholder in govt. records : NMI
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Many a Fortune profilee, for short : CEO
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"Jeopardy!" whiz Jennings : KEN

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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