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IT TAKES ALL KINDS

New York Times, Sunday, April 4, 2004

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 21, Columns: 21 Words: 140, Blocks: 72 Missing: {QX} This is puzzle # 195 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0404 ( 19,871 )
Across
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"Help!" : SAVEME
7
Cry of relief : TGIF
11
Top spot : ACME
15
Time period : SPAN
19
First : PRIMAL
20
Costa follower : RICA
21
Sen. Cochran of Mississippi : THAD
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"What can ___ to help?" : WEDO
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Blazing : AGLARE
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Garden figure : ADAM
25
Dan attacks while ... : VANGUARDS
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Polly punishes while ... : MOLLYCODDLES
30
One way to wait : INAMBUSH
31
Dilly-dally : STALL
32
Bona fide : REAL
33
Like some Mideast conferences : PANARAB
35
Morals man : AESOP
37
All-day sch. events : SATS
38
Girl's name that means "sorceress" : SYBIL
42
Occasionally : OFFANDON
46
Faye rides while ... : JAYWALKS
49
Bear: Sp. : OSO
50
Fictional rubber : ALADDIN
51
Cause of many an accident : FOG
52
Doppelgänger : TWIN
53
Lincoln and others : ABES
54
Having the most reason : SANEST
55
Building regulations : CODE
56
Greatest chance : BESTBET
58
Halfway houses : INNS
59
West Indies native : CARIB
60
A fighting force : THEARMY
62
Wild blue yonder : SKY
63
Lester bats while ... : CHESTERFIELDS
66
Old protest org. : SDS
69
Outcasts : PARIAHS
71
Coaxes : URGES
72
What's left at sea : PORT
73
Certain nuts : BRAZILS
75
Pip or pit : SEED
76
Chewing gum ingredient : CHICLE
78
Daft : LOCO
79
Give a hand : DEAL
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This girl : HER
83
Tutor of the Beatles : SHANKAR
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Question : ASK
85
Chad rows while ... : TADPOLES
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Takes hold of quickly : SEIZESON
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Operatic villains, often : BASSI
90
March time : IDES
91
Certain print : MATTE
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Ear problem : OTALGIA
95
As found, after "in" : SITU
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Hanukkah serving : LATKE
101
Some salad items : AVOCADOS
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Lenny makes buys while ... : PENNYPINCHES
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Vic doesn't finger anyone while ... : NICKNAMES
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Bull: Prefix : TAUR
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Battlement : TURRET
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Bit of infirmity : ACHE
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1950's TV's "The Martha ___ Show" : RAYE
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South American monkey : TITI
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"The Tatler" writer : STEELE
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Try : TEST
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Had down cold : KNEW
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"Smart" one : ALEC
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Judge : ASSESS
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Sends unwanted messages : SPAMS
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Talk of the town? : ARGOT
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Home for the holidays : VILLA
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Online shopping center : EMALL
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Carey leaves shore while ... : MARYLANDS
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Util. bill : ELEC
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Take advantage of : TRADEON
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Opposite of "Whoa!" : GIDDAP
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Poker phrase : ICALL
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"A fickle food upon a shifting plate," according to Emily Dickinson : FAME
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Off-road goer, for short : ATV
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What a feller needs? : CHAINSAW
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Food in Exodus 16 : MANNA
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First name in mystery : EDGAR
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Gob : SWABBY
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El Misti's locale : PERU
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Sums (up) : ADDS
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Twinkies or cookies, e.g. : NOSH
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Amherst campus, briefly : UMASS
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Bean of Hollywood : ORSON
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Neuter : SPAY
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Periodic table abbr. : ATWT
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Rework : EDIT
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Paige tangles the hair while ... : SAGEBRUSHES
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Robbie takes punches while ... : BOBBYSOCKS
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"Gotcha" : ISEE
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Deep in thought : LOST
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Sanctuary : OASIS
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Wing : FLANK
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Manny leaves guns at home while ... : FANNYPACKS
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Cool drinks : ADES
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Foster in the movies : JODIE
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Sullies : LIBELS
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Work, in a way : KNEAD
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Western settings : FORTS
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Money source, for short : ATM
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Checkout clerk's question : CASH
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Class group: Abbr. : SRS
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Quit : CEASED
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Fierce one : TIGER
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Listen to : HEED
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___ de coeur : CRI
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Imagist poet Doolittle : HILDA
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Lets go : FREES
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1964 title role for Tony Randall : DRLAO
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Demanding : STERN
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Prefix with benzene : AZO
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Languish : PINE
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Not hold it in : BLAB
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Spanish flower : ROSA
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Voucher : CHIT
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Basil picks fruit while ... : HAZELNUTS
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Never, after "in" : APIGSEYE
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New Jersey city near Hackensack : LODI
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Layout : SETUP
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Giant : TITAN
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Act of faith? : LEAP
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Like a lecher : SATYRIC
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Hole in the wall? : SOCKET
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Tiny : MINUTE
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"It was ___ and stormy night" : ADARK
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Fictional salesman : LOMAN
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Antenna holder? : SNAIL
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A large spread : ACRES
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Florida ZIP code starter : THREE
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Naval bases? : KEELS
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Opera singer Simon ___ : ESTES
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Body structure: Abbr. : ANAT
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Rehab target : VICE
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Baron in "Der Rosenkavalier" : OCHS
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Blues singer James : ETTA
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"___ deal!" : ITSA
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Darn : SEW

Answer summary: 8 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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