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New York Times, Wednesday, April 11, 2001

Author:
Brendan Emmett Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQV} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 46 for Mr. Quigley. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0411 ( 18,782 )

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Across
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Grid great Grier : ROSEY
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New issuances, for short : IPOS
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Frequently : OFT
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Observe Yom Kippur : ATONE
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Author Zora ___ Hurston : NEALE
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Break down : SOB
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Disoriented 1949 musical? : WESTPACIFIC
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___ pro nobis : ORA
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"Telephone Line" grp. : ELO
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Music store section : SKA
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Place for brewskis : COOLER
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Hardly five-star fare : GLOP
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Grenoble's river : ISERE
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VCR button: Abbr. : REW
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Disoriented advice, once? : GONORTHYOUNGMAN
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Soup bit : PEA
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Really big show : EXPO
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Cork locale: Abbr. : IRE
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Coolidge's veep : DAWES
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Not making eye contact, say : SHY
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Delmonico alternative : TBONE
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Plug extension? : OLA
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Where Canton is : OHIO
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Cruet filler : OIL
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Disoriented 1979 Nick Nolte movie? : EASTDALLASFORTY
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"Evita" role : CHE
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Holiday numbers : NOELS
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Muted effect : WAWA
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Noble partner : BARNES
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Vigor : PEP
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Green, in a way : NEW
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Treasure of the Sierra Madre : ORO
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Disoriented Steinbeck novel? : SOUTHOFEDEN
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Platte River people : OTO
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"The Nutcracker" girl : CLARA
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Got stage fright : FROZE
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Dreamy state? : REM
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Has chits out : OWES
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Like tournament chess games : TIMED
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Steak tartare need : RAWEGG
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1887 Verdi opera : OTELLO
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"Already?" : SOSOON
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M.D.'s specialty : ENT
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Slangy approvals : YEPS
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One way to pay : INCASH
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Kennedy Library architect : PEI
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Palooka : OAF
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Divvy : SLICEUP
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Mario Lanza favorite : OSOLEMIO
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Tip off : FOREWARN
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Alpine transport : TBAR
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"The Name of the Rose" author : ECO
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Curly-tailed dog : AKITA
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Dot follower : ORG
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The Swiss Guards guard him : POPE
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Mask feature : EYEHOLE
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Classic theater name : ROXY
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Do course work? : RESOD
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"___ I can help it!" : NOTIF
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Society page word : NEE
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Female goat : DOE
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Menu option : ALACARTE
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Place to come clean? : WASHROOM
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Rural structure : SILO
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Totally botch : BLOW
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Harrison Ford role : HANSOLO
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Bone: Prefix : OSSEO
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British P.M.'s house number : TEN
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Top dogs : ALPHAS
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Like lotteries : RANDOM
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Pluck : TWEEZE
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Opened wide : YAWNED
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Insensitive sort : BOOR
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Emergency key : ESC
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"All gone!" : PFFT
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Walter Reuther's org. : UAW
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Due follower : TRE
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"___ tu" : ERI

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

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