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New York Times, Monday, May 10, 2004

Author:
Joy M. Andrews
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joy M. Andrews

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JX} This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Andrews. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0510 ( 19,907 )

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Across
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Likely : APT
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Hot dish with beans : CHILI
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Bridge maven Charles : GOREN
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Justice Sandra ___ O'Connor : DAY
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Appealingly shocking : LURID
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Licorice flavoring : ANISE
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Antique auto : HUPMOBILE
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Frank of rock's Mothers of Invention : ZAPPA
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Vegetable oil component : OLEIN
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The "S" of CBS : SYSTEM
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Black currant : CASSIS
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Humiliated : ABASED
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Tea server's question : ONELUMPORTWO
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Out of one's mind : MAD
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Van Susteren of Fox News : GRETA
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Alternative to a nail : SCREW
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"That's ___!" (angry denial) : ALIE
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Conductor's stick : BATON
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Long-eared hopper : HARE
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Neuters : SPAYS
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Danger : PERIL
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Fashion inits. : YSL
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Cause of an out : THREESTRIKES
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Refuses : SAYSNO
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Smoothed : EVENED
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Drops : LOWERS
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Baghdad resident : IRAQI
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___ Mongolia : OUTER
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Small frosted cake : PETITFOUR
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Item confiscated at an airport : KNIFE
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Goofy : INANE
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Wrestler's locale : MAT
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Seasoned sailors : SALTS
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Parachute pulls : CORDS
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They: Fr. : ILS
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___ committee : ADHOC
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Newswoman Zahn : PAULA
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Varieties : TYPES
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Asexual reproduction : CLONING
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Where spokes meet : HUB
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Showy flower : IRIS
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Showy flower : LILY
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"Beware the ___ …" : IDES
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Park shelters : GAZEBOS
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Parading … or a hint to this puzzle's theme : ONAMARCH
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___ Van Winkle : RIP
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Psychic's claim : ESP
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Educator's org. : NEA
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Japanese soup : MISO
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Punch out, as Morse code : TAP
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Kosovo war participant : SERB
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Not stay on the path : STRAY
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Pitchers : EWERS
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Wooden pin : DOWEL
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Bounded : LEAPT
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Absolute : UTTER
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New Zealand native : MAORI
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A brig has two : MASTS
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___ male (top dog) : ALPHA
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Locked book : DIARY
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Command to people who are 10-Down : EYESLEFT
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"Just do it" sloganeer : NIKE
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Gentlemen of España : SENORES
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An original tribe of Israel : LEVITES
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Scatter, as seeds : SOW
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Feudal figure : SERF
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Ashley's country-singing mother : NAOMI
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Sweet'N Low rival : EQUAL
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Mud, dust and grime : DIRTS
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Like "The Lord of the Rings" : EPIC
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It's north of Carson City : RENO
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Movie rating unit : STAR
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Approves : OKS
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Spanish article : UNA
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Up to, informally : TIL
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Polit. maverick : IND

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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