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New York Times, Tuesday, November 15, 2005

Author:
Sarah Keller
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Sarah Keller

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 33 for Ms. Keller. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 1115 ( 20,461 )
Across
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Showman Ziegfeld : FLO
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Shakespearean character who calls himself "a very foolish fond old man" : LEAR
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Traveler's baggage handler : REDCAP
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Mary's boss on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" : LOU
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Writer Sarah ___ Jewett : ORNE
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Bogged down : INARUT
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Beer festival mo. : OCT
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Musical staff symbol : CLEF
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Wanderers : NOMADS
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Nickname for author Ernest : PAPAHEMINGWAY
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Prunes, once : PLUMS
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France's Belle-___ : ILE
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Vegetarian's protein source : TOFU
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Abominable Snowman : YETI
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Classic New York City eatery : MAMALEONES
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Amtrak facility: Abbr. : STA
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Cartoonist Drake : STAN
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Summer along the Seine : ETE
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Paul McCartney in the Beatles : BASSIST
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Not in stock yet : ONORDER
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"So that's it!" : OHO
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Milne's "The House at ___ Corner" : POOH
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Anka's "___ Beso" : ESO
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Fanny Brice radio character : BABYSNOOKS
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Burst of wind : GUST
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Greek peak : OSSA
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Card below quattro : TRE
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Postal scale marking : OUNCE
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This puzzle's theme : THETHREEBEARS
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Photo assignments : SHOOTS
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"It's ___" ("I'm buying") : ONME
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A couple of chips, maybe : BET
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Dawn goddess : AURORA
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___ Martin (cognac brand) : REMY
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Brenda of country music : LEE
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Geological wonder : GEYSER
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Madrid Mmes. : SRAS
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Wind up : END
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Disk type : FLOPPY
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Place : LOCALE
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Yield : OUTPUT
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Scottish boating spots : LOCHS
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___ Stanley Gardner : ERLE
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What Procrit may treat : ANEMIA
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Uses another roll on : REFILMS
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Symbol of troth : RING
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Sufficient, in poetry : ENOW
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Ex-senator Alfonse : DAMATO
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Filled in a coloring book : CRAYONED
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I.R.S. exam: Abbr. : AUD
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Sour cream container amts. : PTS
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Not quite right : AMISS
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"Super!" : NEATO
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Big bash : FETE
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___-friendly : USER
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Lawyer created by 5-Down : MASON
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Areas between shoulders? : LANES
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Slugger Slaughter : ENOS
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Rewards for waiting : TIPS
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Popular clown at kids' parties : BOBO
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Teachers like to hear them : AHAS
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Long, drawn-out excuse : SOBSTORY
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One end of a bridge : TOOTH
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Scoundrel : ROGUE
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"Egad!" : HORRORS
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Louts : YAHOOS
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More acute : KEENER
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Not up to it : UNABLE
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Sift : SCREEN
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Tried out : TESTED
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Minds : OBEYS
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To be, to Henri : ETRE
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Boris Godunov, e.g. : TSAR
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Madame Bovary : EMMA
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Droop : SAG
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Ruby or emerald : HUE

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

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