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New York Times, Friday, April 12, 2002

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 32 Missing: {F} This is puzzle # 153 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0412 ( 19,148 )
Across
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Capital built on the Northern Pacific Railroad : BISMARCK
9
Tower rentals? : UHAULS
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Cosmetics ingredient : ALOEVERA
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Unexpected skipper : NOSHOW
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In unison : ASONEMAN
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Sarcastic reply : IMSURE
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Send up : SATIRIZE
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Made a quick change : VEERED
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Suit maker: Abbr. : ATTY
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Cockamamie : INANE
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Sets : JELLS
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Like olde shoppes : QUAINT
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Lover who abandoned Psyche : EROS
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Goes downhill : RUNSTOSEED
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Heady feeling? : EGO
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There from the start : BUILTIN
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What a feller needs : AXE
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Unwanted overhangs : POTBELLIES
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Rose : GREW
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Actress Mimieux : YVETTE
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Hardly the shrinking violet type : BOSSY
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Run : SPATE
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Loughlin of "Full House" : LORI
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College achievement : TENURE
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Willy-nilly : ATRANDOM
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Start over with pen and pad : REDRAW
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Entry to a castle, maybe : IRONGATE
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Repay : AVENGE
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High-muck-a-muck : MANDARIN
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Acceptances : YESSES
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Quick study : SPOTTEST
Down
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49-Down cries : BAAS
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The kid in "Here's looking at you, kid" : ILSA
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Dirty coat : SOOT
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Servile group : MENIALS
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Heads off : AVERTS
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Word before an amount on a bill : REMIT
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Bee product? : CRAZYQUILT
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Jeffrey Archer's "___ and Abel" : KANE
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Part of A.A.U.W.: Abbr. : UNIV
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Follow a signal to : HOMEINON
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Acceptances : ASSENTS
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"Star Trek" lieutenant : UHURA
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Best Actress winner for "Two Women" : LOREN
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Celsius, e.g. : SWEDE
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Transport for rough terrain : JEEP
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Conclusion preceder : ERGO
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Swag : LOOT
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Needing a match : UNLIT
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What someone's mind may be like : ASTEELTRAP
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"Really?" : ITIS
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Reign : RULE
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Canal zones? : EARS
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Ones who may have issues over issues : EXES
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___-eyed : DEWY
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Sarsaparilla, e.g. : BEVERAGE
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Alternately : BYTURNS
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Attacking : GOINGAT
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German chancellor who won a Nobel Peace Prize : BRANDT
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Sin : STRAY
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Nettle : PEEVE
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Heights north of Tierra del Fuego : ANDES
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Northeast town named for a Penobscot chief : ORONO
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Shropshire females : EWES
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Intentions : AIMS
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Advice for the timid : DARE
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Miss in a 1934 song : OTIS
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Suffix with base or case : MENT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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