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New York Times, Wednesday, April 9, 1997

Author:
Norman S. Wizer
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Norman S. Wizer

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 28 for Mr. Wizer. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York TimesNo. 0409 ( 17,319 )
Across
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Cheek : SASS
5
Runs in neutral : IDLES
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Latitude : PLAY
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Woody's son : ARLO
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State capital or its river : BOISE
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Artist Magritte : RENE
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Ham operator's dog? : HEADSETTER
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Prefix with -hedron : OCTA
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Napkin's place : LAP
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Buffalo hunter : CREE
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Feast of Lots honoree : ESTHER
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Dam : WEIR
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Showing a fancy for : INTO
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Cooked cereal : FARINA
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Kind of roll : CRESCENT
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Think a thought : OPINE
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Reading, for a famous example : GAOL
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Mishmash : OLIO
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Called the butler : RANG
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Not set : RUNNY
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Large green moth : LUNA
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Work units : ERGS
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They're kept under lids at night : EYES
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___ the hills : OLDAS
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Drop in : STOPOVER
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Least laugh-out-loud, as humor : DRIEST
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Parroted : APED
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Can't stand : HATE
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Two-dimensional : PLANAR
50
Future jr. : SOPH
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Leg. title : SEN
54
Kharagpur queen : RANI
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Hairdresser's dog? : SHAMPOODLE
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30's migrant : OKIE
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Flip chart site : EASEL
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Woolen caps : TAMS
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Farmer's locale? : DELL
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Metric unit : STERE
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Boxer's stat : TKOS
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Satirist Mort : SAHL
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Gazetteer info : AREA
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Big shot in ice hockey : SLAP
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Lay turf : SOD
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Locale of the Cantabrian Mountains : IBERIA
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Mother hen, e.g. : DOTER
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Low-cal : LITE
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Lubbock-to-Fort Worth dir. : ESE
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In a calm manner : SERENELY
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Diplomat's dog? : PROTOCOLLIE
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Poland's Walesa : LECH
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Kitty feed : ANTE
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Junior, e.g. : YEAR
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Scape : SCENE
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Peter and Paul: Abbr. : STS
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Pilot's dog? : WINGSPANIEL
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Best Actor of 1990 : IRONS
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Shouts on the links : FORES
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Disjointedly : APART
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Spoken-word #1 hit of 1964 : RINGO
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One administering corporal punishment : CANER
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Shake off : ELUDE
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Hirschfeld hidings : NINAS
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Brown : TOAST
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Reinforced with a rope : GUYED
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Exhibits dyslexia : REVERSES
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Lawn products brand : ORTHO
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W.W.II agcy. : OPA
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Parti-colored : DAPPLE
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Noted marine watercolorist : HOMER
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Egg on : PROD
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Cottage site : LAKE
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Indigo dye : ANIL
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Enclosure with a MS. : SASE
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Neighbor of Minn. : SDAK
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Pollster Roper : ELMO
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Hero of 60's TV and 80's film : NESS
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Toque, for one : HAT
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Six-time home run champ : OTT

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle.

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