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New York Times, Thursday, November 3, 2005

Author:
Byron Walden
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Byron Walden

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQWZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 1103 ( 20,449 )

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Across
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Kind of gun : CAP
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Catalyzing subatomic particles : MUONS
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Singe : CHAR
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Father of octuplets on "The Simpsons" : APU
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Picture to carry around? : MENTALIMAGE
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Knock over : ROB
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Clowns' wear : RUBBERNOSES
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Pipe fitting : ELL
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O.T. book : ISA
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It has many pages : SENATE
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Skull and Bones member, e.g. : ELI
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Receivers of manumission : SERFS
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Dobbin's "right" : GEE
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Cape ___, Portugal (continental Europe's westernmost point) : ROCA
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Pocket filler : AIR
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Link : BOND
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Flashlight backup : EXTRABATTERY
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Title for this puzzle : DIVIDEDCAPITALS
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Brunch option : DENVEROMELET
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About : INRE
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"___ I Can Make It on My Own" (Tammy Wynette #1 hit) : TIL
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Grade schooler's reward : STAR
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German pronoun : SIE
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Animal that can be ridden : LLAMA
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Soprano Marton : EVA
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Not tied up, as funds : INCASH
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Ring of plumerias : LEI
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Like Duroc hogs : RED
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Leader in sports : TEAMMANAGER
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Put the kibosh on : END
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Makeup carrier : MASCARACASE
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Set : GEL
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CPR deliverers : EMTS
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Wedding reception party? : EMCEE
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Emerson's "___ to Beauty" : ODE
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Rushed headlong : CAREERED
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Mission commemorated on the back of the Eisenhower dollar coin : APOLLOXI
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Subject of annual Congressional budget debate : PUBLICTV
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___-Argonne offensive of W.W. I : MEUSE
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Open, in a way : UNBAR
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Gambling inits. : OTB
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Highlands negative : NAE
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Camera types, for short : SLRS
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"Shake a leg!" : CMON
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Takes one's turn : HASAGO
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Threshold for the Vienna Boys' Choir : AGETEN
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Switch in the tournament schedule, maybe : RESEED
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Scans ordered by M.D.'s : MRIS
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Suffix with glass : INE
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Adipocyte : FATCELL
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Fretted instrument : SITAR
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Words with thumb or bum : ARIDE
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Car making a return trip? : REPO
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Storage units : BYTES
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Sweet drink : ADE
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Like staples : BENT
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Tylenol alternative : ADVIL
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Canyon area : RIM
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Holmes to Conan Doyle, e.g. : ALTEREGO
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Like soda crackers : LEAVENED
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Not choose one side or the other : STRADDLE
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Lead-in to a questionable opinion : ISITME
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Two bells in the forenoon watch : NINEAM
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Freshly worded : RECAST
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Pool problem : ALGAE
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Reagan attorney general : MEESE
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Leeds's river : AIRE
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Gremlins and others, for short : AMCS
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Little, in Leith : SMA
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"A Wild ___" (cartoon in which Bugs Bunny first says "What's up, Doc?") : HARE
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60's war zone : NAM
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U. of Md. is in it : ACC

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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