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EVERY TOM, DICK AND HARRY

New York Times, Sunday, February 26, 1995

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 138, Blocks: 76 Missing: {Z} Spans: 5 This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0226 ( 16,546 )
Across
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Pro _____ : TEM
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Singer Khan : CHAKA
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Stately : NOBLE
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Jimmy of "NYPD Blue" : SMITS
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Japanese admiral Yuko : ITO
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Was moribund : AILED
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Ne plus ultra : IDEAL
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U.S. Chief Justice, 1936-65 : TANEY
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Tom, Dick and Harry : THUMBVANDYKEANDMORGAN
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Strips : UNROBES
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Battery inventor : VOLTA
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Just conclusion? : INCASE
30
First name in skating : SONJA
31
Telephone man : BELL
32
Cartoon dog : ODIE
33
Turkish honorific : AGA
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Part of N.B. : NOTA
36
Buckets, perhaps : CARSEATS
40
Tom, Dick and Harry : SEAVERMARTINANDTRUMAN
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Ye _____ Curiosity Shoppe : OLDE
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Irish actor Patrick : MAGEE
48
Nay sayers : ANTIS
49
Christian _____ : ERA
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Apollo component, for short : LEM
51
Forearm parts : ULNAS
52
Flexible : LITHE
53
Redhead? : LENIN
55
One at the start : UNI
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In view : SEEN
57
Battery type : AAA
58
Admission requirements, informally : TIX
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Tom, Dick and Harry : MIXBUTTONANDBELAFONTE
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"_____ est celare artem" (Latin proverb) : ARS
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Council member: Abbr. : ALD
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Grease monkey's task : LUBE
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Mouths, anatomically : ORA
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Dental restoration : ONLAY
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Cornerstone features : DATES
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Novel forms : SAGAS
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Small songbird : TIT
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Duffer's dream : ACE
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Opposite of remove : PUTIN
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1928 Fritz Lang thriller : SPIES
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Thorn, for one : RUNE
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Tom, Dick and Harry : SAWYERCAVETTANDCHAPIN
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Enough : ADEQUATE
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Gaming table equipment : RAKE
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Churl : OAF
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Fontanne's partner : LUNT
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Sweeping : WIDE
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Bank holdings: Abbr. : MTGES
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Burial markers : STELAE
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They can always be counted on : ABACI
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Where Medicine Hat is : ALBERTA
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Tom, Dick and Harry : ARNOLDCLARKANDHOUDINI
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"Count _____!" : MEOUT
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Star in Orion : RIGEL
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Norse pantheon : AESIR
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Forty-niner's need : PAN
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Trattoria topper : PESTO
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Cup, in Caen : TASSE
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Projecting part : PRONG
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Guinness suffix : EST
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Shakespeare's mad general : TITUS
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Prefix with centric : ETHNO
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Bewail : MOURN
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Simoleons : CABBAGE
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Scene of busyness : HIVE
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"_____, my Love! ye do me wrong" : ALAS
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Baseball's Griffey Sr. or Jr. : KEN
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Make sense, with "up" : ADD
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Composer Rimsky-Korsakov : NIKOLAI
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Digger _____ of "The Life of Riley" : ODELL
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Recipe instruction : BEAT
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"Peyton Place" actress Wood : LANA
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Old age, in old times : ELD
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More poker-faced : STONIER
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Actor without lines? : MARCEAU
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Actress Swenson : INGA
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Socials : TEAS
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Auld lang _____ : SYNE
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Needles, Calif., locale : MOJAVE
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Mimieux of "Where the Boys Are" : YVETTE
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Central positions : MIDSTS
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Is wearisome : BORES
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"Do _____" : ORDIE
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Ornamental bands : ARMLETS
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Japanese city, host of the 1998 Winter Olympics : NAGANO
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Cambridge student : CANTAB
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Flower: Prefix : ANTH
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Govt. agents : TMEN
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Madras garb : SARI
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Soil layer : SOLUM
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Nicholas Gage book : ELENI
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Mingle with : ADMIX
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"Olympia" painter : MANET
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Young dragonfly : NAIAD
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A Bobbsey twin : NAN
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Shylock's terms : USURY
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Hauls in : LANDS
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Thomas Hardy's "_____ Little Ironies" : LIFES
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Skeleton starter : EXO
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Hot sauce : TABASCO
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Pasture cry : BAA
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Kind of son or American : NATIVE
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Coeur d'_____, Idaho : ALENE
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Skater Zayak : ELAINE
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Went downhill fast? : LUGED
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Still in bed : NOTUP
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Singer Lopez : TRINI
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Finished dinner : EATEN
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Western Hemisphere treaty grp. : OAS
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Tourn. sponsor since 1939 : NCAA
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Satyric : LEWD
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Gold coin : DUCAT
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Rat _____ : ATAT
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Talked, old-style : SPAKE
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Trimmed : PRUNED
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Bowl locales : STADIA
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Traveled à la Heyerdahl : RAFTED
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Not wait to be called : YELLOUT
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On a par with : EQUALTO
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Hardly a torrent : TRICKLE
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Site of early Beatles gigs : HAMBURG
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Goods : WARES
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Beef : GRIPE
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Lab burners : ETNAS
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Virtuous one : SAINT
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Corn porridge : SAMP
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Place for a small house : TREE
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Slaughter in baseball : ENOS
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Inter _____ : ALIA
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Luggage : BAGS
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Charlie Chan comment : AHSO
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Beef cut : LOIN
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PC monitor : CRT
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Fuzz : NAP
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Van _____ Waals forces (physics topic) : DER

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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