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New York Times, Saturday, April 24, 2010

Author:
Thomas Heilman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Thomas Heilman

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {QV} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Heilman. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2010, The New York TimesNo. 0424 ( 22,082 )
Across
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"Alas" : ITSASHAME
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Is successfully interrogated : TALKS
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Summer salon service, for some : BIKINIWAX
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One of Ariel's sisters in "The Little Mermaid" : ALANA
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Directly : INAMOMENT
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Swindle : COZEN
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Title role in a 1983 black-and-white film : ZELIG
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Keenly observant : HAWKEYED
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Annex: Abbr. : ADDN
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"___ End" (1971 Barbra Streisand hit) : STONEY
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Org. with the motto "Start With Trust" : BBB
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Lugs : GALOOTS
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Biblical preceder of 27-Down : JOEL
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One with an ear and a small mouth : JUG
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What an idea comes to : MIND
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Broadway's "Never ___ Dance" : GONNA
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Makeup lessons? : ANATOMY
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Wet bottoms : SEABEDS
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Quietly tells a tale : MIMES
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Misery : HELL
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One with delta wings, briefly : SST
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Wing: Prefix : PTER
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Not mixing well : ASOCIAL
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Well-said : APT
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Decides one will : OPTSTO
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Author Robert ___ Butler : OLEN
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Target of some leg-pulling : CRABMEAT
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In ___ diagnosis : UTERO
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U.S.-born Japanese educated in Japan : KIBEI
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Violent outburst : FIRESTORM
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Brilliant effect : ECLAT
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At a loss : FLUMMOXED
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Thinks : DEEMS
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Saves : SETSASIDE
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One of the Pine Islands : IBIZA
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Like some harrows : TINED
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Viking poet : SKALD
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Rifle range activity : AIMING
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Make out, to Harry Potter : SNOG
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Exclamation at a lineup : HIM
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Something to gaze in : AWE
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Virility : MANHOOD
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Not lost : EXTANT
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In poor shape : TACKY
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Hydrocortisone additive : ALOE
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Person prone to proneness? : LAZYBONES
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Ups and downs of exercise? : KNEEBENDS
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Remove graffiti from, in a way : SANDBLAST
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Wide receiver Welker : WES
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Fat, as a chance : SLIM
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What "1776" got in 1969 : TONY
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Biblical follower of 28-Across : AMOS
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Something to land : JOB
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Very full : JAMPACKED
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Sales statistic : UNITPRICE
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Play furniture? : GAMETABLE
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Festive : GALA
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Thrice, to a pharmacist : TER
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Friends, e.g. : SECT
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Chacon of the 1962 Mets : ELIO
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Inimical : HOSTILE
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Mad about, with "over" : APE
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Gets help for : STAFFS
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Means of quick wealth : LOTTOS
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Passes by : OMITS
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Leader who died 27 days after his election : LEOXI
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Was faulty? : ERRED
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___ guerre : NOMDE
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Appear elated : BEAM
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Black Knights' home: Abbr. : USMA
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Progress preventer : RUT
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Rescue inits. : EMS

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

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