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New York Times, Monday, November 8, 2004

Author:
Damon J. Gulczynski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Damon J. Gulczynski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Gulczynski. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 1108 ( 20,089 )
Across
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Wildcat : LYNX
5
"Hey ... over here!" : PSST
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Look without blinking : STARE
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Smile proudly : BEAM
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Canyon sound : ECHO
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Artist's stand : EASEL
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Not crazy : SANE
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Wander : ROAM
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The Little Mermaid : ARIEL
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Pass along some football plays? : HANDONHANDOFFS
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"The loneliest number" : ONE
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Owl sound : HOOT
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Rots : DECAYS
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Alexander ___, secretary of state under Reagan : HAIG
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Listening device : TAP
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Texas battle site, with "the" : ALAMO
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Does tailoring : SEWS
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McDonald's arches, e.g. : LOGO
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Begin to use wrestling feats? : TAKEUPTAKEDOWNS
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Salt Lake City collegians : UTES
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Sculls : OARS
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Wall climbers : IVIES
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Club ___ (resort) : MED
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It turns at a pig roast : SPIT
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Dangerous African fly : TSETSE
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Recipe direction : STIR
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Tic-___-toe : TAC
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Make time for aerobics classes? : WORKINWORKOUTS
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Being from beyond Earth : ALIEN
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Toward shelter : ALEE
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Not nerdy : COOL
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Rain-snow mixture : SLEET
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Calendar span : YEAR
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Tackle box item : LURE
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Jeans and khakis : PANTS
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Lushes : SOTS
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Side squared, for a square : AREA
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Dieters' units: Abbr. : LBS
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"Right on!" : YEAH
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Mom's mom : NANA
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Marvel Comics group : XMEN
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Eva and Juan : PERONS
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British biscuit : SCONE
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Old Iranian ruler : SHAH
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Weapons on the warpath : TOMAHAWKS
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Veteran sailor : SEADOG
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Cards for the clairvoyant : TAROT
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"Oh, that'll ever happen!" : ASIF
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Coral ridge : REEF
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Building annexes : ELLS
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"___ want to dance?" : DOYOU
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Cacophony : NOISE
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Informational unit : DATUM
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Overjoy : ELATE
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Like thick, dry mud : CAKED
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Iowa State's home : AMES
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Valentine symbol : HEART
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Namely : TOWIT
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Moorehead of "Bewitched" : AGNES
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Sheriff's crew : POSSE
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Railing sites : STAIRWAYS
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Valentine subject : LOVE
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Stop by briefly : POPIN
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1970's-80's musical craze : DISCO
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Periods on jobs : STINTS
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"Any ___?" : TAKERS
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Trapshooting : SKEET
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Pick up the tab : TREAT
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Winged stinger : WASP
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Earthen pot : OLLA
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It means nothing to the French : RIEN
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Bread spread : OLEO
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Sch. where Bill Walton played : UCLA
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What a band may have planned : TOUR
53
Achy : SORE
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Meadow : LEA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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