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New York Times, Thursday, April 15, 2004

8-Down : Early Cosby series

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 16 Words: 79, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 196 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York Times4/15/04 ( No. 19,882 )
Across
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Pinafore letters : HMS
4
Loony : BATS
8
___ valve : INTAKE
14
Wine cask wood : OAK
15
Repeat after me? : ECHO
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Intoxicated : STONED
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Kids' "communication" toys : STRINGTELEPHONES
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Is repentant : ATONES
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"What a shame" : PITY
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Chop (off) : LOP
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Sierra ___ : LEONE
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Makes an offer : BIDS
25
___ on thick : LAYIT
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"Citizen ___" : KANE
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Nest eggs, briefly : IRAS
29
Like some women's dresses : PETITE
30
Film director Stanley : DONEN
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Proceeds : REVENUE
33
N.Y.C. subway inits. : MTA
36
Configuration of six places in this puzzle's answer : ONEONONE
38
Family docs : GPS
39
Like most table salt : IODIZED
41
Scoop holders : CONES
43
Coercer : FORCER
44
Cottage site : LAKE
45
Big mouths : MAWS
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Pop-ups, e.g. : FLIES
50
Slant : BIAS
51
Gift getter : DONEE
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"Johnny ___" : REB
53
Was trilling : SANG
54
Oklahoma athlete : SOONER
55
Lovelorn group : LONELYHEARTSCLUB
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Infatuated with : GONEON
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Mine, to Monet : AMOI
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Egg warmer : HEN
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Come out : EMERGE
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Odd look : LEER
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"You bet!" : YES
Down
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Something brewing : HOTTEA
2
Strand : MAROON
3
Like some knees : SKINNED
4
Asks for alms : BEGS
5
Make a scene? : ACT
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1993 film that had Oscar's Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress : THEPIANO
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Recovering patients consume them : SOLIDS
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Early Cosby series : ISPY
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Like one in a series : NTH
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"You just missed her!" : TOOLATE
11
Pesky : ANNOYING
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"Go, man, go!" : KEEPITUP
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Some board members: Abbr. : EDS
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___ vaccine : SALK
18
Maiden name preceder : NEE
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Sci-fi figures : ETS
24
Afghan or Tibetan : BREED
25
River barrier : LEVEE
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Ball-bearing group : TEES
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___ self : INNER
29
Pasta choice : PENNE
31
Slimes : OOZES
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Cons : ROOKS
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Tick off : MIFF
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Machine shop area : TOOLROOM
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Poet Rich who wrote "Diving Into the Wreck" : ADRIENNE
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March Madness feature : NCAAGAME
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Alcoholic product popularized in the 90's : ICEBEER
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Kissy-faced : SMOOCHY
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Like regal succession : LINEAL
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American Shakers founder : ANNLEE
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Tiny tots : WEEUNS
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Dweller along the Morava River : SERB
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"Poppycock!" : BAH
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Affairs : DOS
53
New Year's Eve word : SYNE
54
Arouse : STIR
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Big: Abbr. : LGE
56
Keep a record of : LOG
57
Spawn : ROE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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