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New York Times, Saturday, April 30, 2005

Author:
Nancy Salomon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Nancy Salomon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 28 Missing: {FJXZ} This is puzzle # 139 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2005, The New York TimesNo. 0430 ( 20,262 )

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Across
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Harried query : WHATNOW
8
Covertly : ONTHEQT
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Make over : RESHAPE
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Gate : REVENUE
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Risk : IMPERIL
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Current measures : AMPERES
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Celebrated inventor's monogram : TAE
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Holiday staple : YULELOG
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Flight stat. : ALT
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Make a good impression? : ETCH
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Owner of Alice's restaurant : MEL
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Eyeball : OGLE
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Italian tenor Schipa and others : TITOS
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Pitcher, of a sort : SLOGANEER
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Openings : ONSETS
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Toss-up quote : EVENODDS
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Ka-boom! maker : DETONATOR
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Giving people : ALMONERS
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Rash : SUDDEN
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Fit, in the main : SEAWORTHY
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New Hampshire college town : KEENE
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Small mountain lake : TARN
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Grp. founded in Bogotá : OAS
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"Norma Rae" director : RITT
52
Prefix with fauna : AVI
53
Stir-fry tidbit : SNOWPEA
57
Jazz pianist Evans : GIL
58
Time extension, say : RENEWAL
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Vivid red : PIMENTO
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Draw : TIEGAME
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Certain coats : ENAMELS
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Covers up : ENROBES
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Strips : DENUDES
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E-mail : WRITETO
2
Blood pigment : HEMATIN
3
Sides : ASPECTS
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With 21-Down, sitcom of 2001-02 : THE
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Quaint negative : NARY
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Soporific substance : OPIUM
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Director of a pioneering 1936 "Macbeth" with an all-black cast : WELLES
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Thesis defense, often : ORAL
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Captain in "The Mysterious Island" : NEMO
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Mark of family fare : TVPG
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Half a laugh : HEE
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Boiling : ENRAGED
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Put down : QUELLED
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Final administrators : TESTERS
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See 4-Down : ELLENSHOW
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Fiddler's gig : HOEDOWN
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Coming : ONORDER
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Gregg grad : STENO
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Spawn : OVA
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Realizes : GETS
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Aimée of "La Dolce Vita" : ANOUK
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Poll conclusion? : STER
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Scrap : ORT
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Ancient fertility goddess : ASTARTE
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Keep : LEAVEIN
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Coleridge character : MARINER
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Lowered oneself : DEIGNED
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Authorize : ENTITLE
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Schedule C figure : NETLOSS
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Sounded like a toy : YAPPED
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Locale of two famous banks : SEINE
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Tar : SWAB
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Something to go by : NAME
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Hispanic huzzahs : OLES
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Make ___ of : AMAN
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Self center : EGO
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It'll never fly : EMU

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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