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New York Times, Wednesday, November 2, 1994

Fellow who was called on the carpet?

Author:
Harvey Estes
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Harvey Estes

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Estes. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York Times11/2/94 ( No. 16,430 )

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Across
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Composer Henry : MANCINI
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Used an aerosol : SPRAYED
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Fellow who was called on the carpet? : ALADDIN
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Turn in the wash : AGITATE
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Scot's squeeze : BAGPIPE
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Footrest : OTTOMAN
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Pop band ___ Lobos : LOS
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Actor Linden : HAL
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"Hit the road!" : SCRAM
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Bamako's country : MALI
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Treehouse underpinning : LIMB
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High-seas greeting : AHOY
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Watches, e.g. : TIMERS
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Guy's date : GAL
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"There Is Nothin' Like a ___" : DAME
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Annul : VACATE
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Shooters' org. : NRA
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Jams : SNARLS
40
Hug : ENFOLD
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"___ Lay Dying" : ASI
43
Reign of glaciers : ICEAGE
47
Nonsense comedy of 60's TV : MRED
48
One in the cooler : CON
49
Chico's boss : THEMAN
50
Russo of "In the Line of Fire" : RENE
51
Wounded ___, S.D. : KNEE
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Whitney and Wallach : ELIS
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Nonswimmer, perhaps : WADER
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Mayberry address : RFD
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"Just a ___" : TAD
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Leave : MOVEOUT
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"Woman With the Hat" painter : MATISSE
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Batman? : DRACULA
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Adequate : UPTOPAR
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Colonist : SETTLER
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Phone playback : MESSAGE
Down
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Fairy queen : MAB
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___ carte : ALA
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Bug, in a way : NAG
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Music maker : CDPLAYER
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Dialect : IDIOM
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Pinches : NIPS
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Glass ending : INE
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___ Tome : SAO
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Cinema warning : PGTHIRTEEN
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Beatles' meter maid : RITA
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Bikini, for one : ATOLL
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Orange vegetable : YAM
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Hellenic H : ETA
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Cubs' home : DEN
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Cartoon private : SADSACK
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"___ de Roland" (medieval romance) : CHANSON
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Iceberg alternative : ROMAINE
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Actress Farrow : MIA
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Co. that made Ramblers : AMC
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Meadow : LEA
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Experienced bliss? : IGNORED
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Lola portrayer, in 1930 film : MARLENE
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Football lining : BLADDER
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Newspaper listings : TVSCHEDULE
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Rep.'s counterpart : SEN
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English ___ : LIT
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Some wave catchers : FMRADIOS
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Skinny swimmer : EEL
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Bon ___ cleanser : AMI
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Tankful : GAS
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Upright : ERECT
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Electrical units : WATTS
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Referee's call : FOUL
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Masking, e.g. : TAPE
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A.M.A. members : MDS
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Wash. neighbor : ORE
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Chemical container : VAT
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Salt : TAR
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Mother's flower? : MUM
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Nautilus locale : SPA
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Droop : SAG
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Before, in verse : ERE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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