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New York Times, Monday, April 22, 2013

Author:
Allan E. Parrish
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Allan E. Parrish

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite PDF
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© 2013, The New York TimesNo. 0422 ( 23,176 )
Across
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1200, on a monument : MCC
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___ the Red : ERIC
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Born first : ELDEST
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Designation for some batteries and minor-leaguers : AAA
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The "M" in S.M.U.: Abbr. : METH
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Subject to damages : LIABLE
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Basic education trio : RRR
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Louisville Slugger, e.g. : BASEBALLBAT
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Apartment dweller's agreement : LEASE
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Small bed : COT
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Write on stone, say : ETCH
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Wager that's not made at the site of the race : OFFTRACKBET
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Eisenhower, informally : IKE
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"Alas!" : WOEISME
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"Take me ___ am" : ASI
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Architect Mies van ___ Rohe : DER
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Once, in former times : ERST
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"I know what you're thinking" ability, in brief : ESP
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Wails : KEENS
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Hole-positioning gadget : CENTERBIT
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Menotti's "___ and the Night Visitors" : AMAHL
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Fifth or Madison, in N.Y.C. : AVE
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Deal (with) : COPE
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Computer grouping, for short : LAN
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Color : HUE
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Enters slowly : EASESIN
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Lyricist Gershwin : IRA
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Automated Web program : INTERNETBOT
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Vitriol : BILE
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Dress (up) : TOG
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Teatime biscuit : SCONE
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By no means : ANYTHINGBUT
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One of Gen. Lee's force : REB
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Outdid : BESTED
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Seep : OOZE
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Omaha's home: Abbr. : NEB
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Vein's counterpart : ARTERY
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___ and polish : SPIT
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Before, to poets : ERE
Down
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Philip ___, "The Big Sleep" sleuth : MARLOWE
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Be fond of : CAREFOR
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Wine containers : CARAFES
4
Campfire remnants : EMBERS
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Actor Stephen : REA
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"___ about time!" : ITS
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Chess declaration : CHECK
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Thrills : ELATES
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Rapper ___ Jon : LIL
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Racer Earnhardt : DALE
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Time when the water's low : EBBTIDE
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Lose tautness : SLACKEN
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Restraining ropes : TETHERS
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___ Fett ("Star Wars" villain) : BOBA
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Do needlework : STITCH
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"You said it, brother!" : AMEN
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"___ la vie" : CEST
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Kind of torch at a luau : TIKI
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Split ___ soup : PEA
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Yadda yadda yadda : ETCETC
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K-12, in education lingo : ELHI
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Winnebago owner, briefly : RVER
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Noggin : BEAN
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"Open sesame" sayer : ALIBABA
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Seafarer : MARINER
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Stock market expert : ANALYST
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"One of Us" singer Joan : OSBORNE
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Daniel Boone, notably : PIONEER
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Ugandan site of a 1976 Israeli rescue : ENTEBBE
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In need of straightening up : UNTIDY
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English institution since 1440 : ETON
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Six-line poem : SESTET
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Certain frozen waffles : EGGOS
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Suffix with kitchen : ETTE
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Old what's-___-name : HER
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Jazz style : BOP
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Israeli weapon : UZI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later.

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