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New York Times, Friday, April 11, 2003

"A ___ in Bronzeville" (first book by 50-Across)

Author:
Elizabeth C. Gorski
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Elizabeth C. Gorski

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 104 for Ms. Gorski.
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© 2003, The New York Times4/11/03 ( No. 19,512 )
Across
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Entity with shareholders : COOP
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"Hawaii Five-O" network : CBS
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Dedication to an unnamed homme : ALUI
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Carry off : ABDUCT
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Drought : ARIDNESS
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Start of a quote by 50-Across : POETRY
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Flag feature of the 28th state : LONESTAR
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Person in a tree: Abbr. : REL
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Emulate : APE
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Permanent features : WAVES
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End of the quote : ISLIFEDISTILLED
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Arranges in an alternating pattern : STAGGERS
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Sinclair Lewis's "___ Mr. Wrenn" : OUR
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Piedmont city : ASTI
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Big ___ : BEN
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Bacteriologist's study : AEROBE
36
Future doc's exam : MCAT
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Currency abbr. : DOL
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Polo grounds? : ASIA
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Areas of usual travel : ORBITS
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It might make you start : BOO
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Overflow : TEEM
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"Volare (___ Blu, Dipinto Di Blu)" : NEL
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Dental work : IMPLANTS
50
Pulitzer-winning author of the quote : GWENDOLYNBROOKS
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Epigrammatic verse : HAIKU
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___ Luís : SAO
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U.N. observer grp. : PLO
58
Milk supply? : PROTEINS
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"A ___ in Bronzeville" (first book by 50-Across) : STREET
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Behavior modifier : SUPEREGO
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Sparkle : ESPRIT
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Hardy character : TESS
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Birth certificate info : SEX
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Rancho hand? : MANO
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Pants style : CAPRI
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Some are made of rosewood : OBOES
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Newbery-winning author Scott ___ : ODELL
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Stated : PUT
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Baseball/football Hall-of-Famer Hubbard : CAL
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Leaf : BROWSE
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"The Manchurian Candidate" actor : SINATRA
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Adams of note : ANSEL
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Releases : LETSLOOSE
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Superpower inits. : USA
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10-Down ally: Abbr. : ISR
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Skill : CRAFT
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Blood designation : TYPEAB
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Work out : DEVISE
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Beaten (out) : EDGED
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Disciple's query : ISITI
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In a churlish manner : IGNOBLY
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1978 Broadway revue : EUBIE
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Night vision? : DREAM
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In the company of : AMONG
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Bolt feature : SCREW
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Makes the rounds, in a way : TABLEHOPS
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1969 Dustin Hoffman role : RATSO
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They may be a credit to you : LOANS
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Trimmer : TIDIER
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Appalachian range : SMOKIES
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At first, maybe : ONBASE
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Drop : PLUNGE
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Brings (out) : TROTS
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Court legends Archibald and Thurmond : NATES
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"Nixon in China," for one : OPERA
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Nixon confidant Herb ___ : KLEIN
54
___ voce : SOTTO
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L.A. setting : PST
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French way : RUE
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Bean Town squad : SOX
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Tach reading: Abbr. : RPM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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