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New York Times, Tuesday, October 29, 2002

Author:
Richard Hughes
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Richard Hughes

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {BJZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 30 for Mr. Hughes. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 1029 ( 19,348 )
Across
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Nickname in the N.B.A. : SHAQ
5
Part of a musical refrain : LALA
9
Hill's partner : DALE
13
"To Sir With Love" singer : LULU
14
Majestic poem : EPIC
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They hold water : EWERS
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Mine: Fr. : AMOI
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Cauldron stirrers, maybe : HAGS
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Something pushed by a trailer? : MOVIE
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Drink garnish : PEEL
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"___ bin ein Berliner" : ICH
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Treat with carbon dioxide : AERATE
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Really taut : TIGHTASADRUM
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Where the outboard motor goes : AFT
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Two-time : CHEATON
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"Le ___ d'Arthur" : MORTE
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Royal wish : SON
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Resigned remark : ALAS
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Really self-satisfied : PROUDASAPEACOCK
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Thetis bathed Achilles in it, in myth : STYX
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Battle of Britain grp. : RAF
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Southpaw : LEFTY
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Grow old : SENESCE
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Link : TIE
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Really stylish : SHARPASATACK
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Some Crimeans : TATARS
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Benzene source : TAR
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"Hold ___ your hat!" : ONTO
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Isolated : ALONE
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Dr. ___, TV adviser on life and relationships : PHIL
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Pearl Harbor locale : OAHU
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Seaport south of Milan : GENOA
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Architect Saarinen : EERO
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Bad spot for a nail : KNOT
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Tear : REND
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Formerly, formerly : ERST
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They're sometimes candied : YAMS
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Indication of indignation : SLAP
2
"History of England" author David : HUME
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Lotion ingredient : ALOE
4
Coverlet : QUILT
5
Tributary of the Delaware : LEHIGH
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Geronimo, e.g. : APACHE
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Really ethereal : LIGHTASAFEATHER
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Southern comforts?: Abbr. : ACS
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Humiliate : DEMEAN
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"___ to the wise ..." : AWORD
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Burton of "Star Trek: T.N.G." : LEVAR
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Verdi aria : ERITU
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Appear to be : SEEM
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Unanimously : ASONE
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Like summer drinks : ICED
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At the peak of : ATOP
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Some stage equipment : AMPS
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Construction of snow, maybe : FORT
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City of Paris : TROY
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Prom wear : TUX
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Do well on : ACE
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Garret : LOFT
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Start of a play : ACTI
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Hebrides island : SKYE
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Regions : AREAS
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___ souci : SANS
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Actor Baldwin : ALEC
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Two-page ad : SPREAD
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Link between stories? : STAIRS
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Where trade-ins are made : CARLOT
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Just for men : STAG
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More healthy : HALER
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Make amends : ATONE
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Talked and talked : RANON
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Weirdish : KOOKY
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Mom's mom : NANA
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___ McAn shoes : THOM
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Inning closers : OUTS
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___ Dee river : PEE

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