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New York Times, Saturday, May 15, 2004

Author:
Byron Walden
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Byron Walden

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 32 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 3 Minimum word length: 4 This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Walden. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0515 ( 19,912 )
Across
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Camper's food warmer : COOKPOT
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River to Lake Huron : STMARYS
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Barely cook, say : UNDERDO
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"The little flower of Jesus" : THERESA
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Not as warm : STONIER
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Handled better? : RENAMED
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Tangelo, e.g. : PORTMANTEAUWORD
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Dogs were sacred to him : ARES
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In one's Sunday best : GUSSIEDUP
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Conspirator against Caesar : CASCA
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Joining : OPTINGIN
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Take a mortar and pestle to : MASHUP
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Sneaker seller : FOOTLOCKERSTORE
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Out, in a way : ONLOAN
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Dwell on negatively : FRETOVER
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Not fair : RAINY
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Roadblocks : HINDERERS
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Thus, in Trieste : COSI
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Weirded-out feeling : CASEOFTHECREEPS
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Not hard to get on with : AMIABLE
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Former Italian colony : ERITREA
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Appellate order : RETRIAL
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Pitcher Randy Johnson's power source : LEFTARM
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Appliance conveniences : PRESETS
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Babe : SWEETIE
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Astrological transition point : CUSP
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"___ victory!" : ONTO
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It may elicit a funny face : ODOR
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North Dakota senator Conrad : KENT
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Governessy : PRIM
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Music halls : ODEA
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Spinning out of control? : TORNADIC
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"The River Wild" star, 1994 : STREEP
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World Series champs, 1972-74 : THEAS
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Some blackboard writing : MENU
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Get ___ deal : ARAW
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San ___ : REMO
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Scene of heavy W.W. I fighting : YSER
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D.W.I. opposers : SADD
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Swimmer with a boxlike body : TRUNKFISH
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Like : GOFOR
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"Once ___ midnight …" : UPONA
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Bar brand, briefly : STOLI
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Suppress : SITON
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Decorative work : INLAY
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Expressionist Schiele : EGON
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Queens, workers or soldiers : CASTE
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"The Maltese Falcon" actress : ASTOR
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Treat rudely, in a way : SHOVE
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Good doctor : CURER
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Parrots : APERS
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Bamboo Harvester "played" him : MRED
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Sports figure nicknamed "the Big Easy" : ERNIEELS
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They have their reservations : HOTELS
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B another way : CFLAT
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Beef : CARP
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New World abbr. : AMER
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Launch ___ : SITE
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C.B. equipment, to a C.B.'er : EARS
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Play honor : OBIE
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Work detail : CREW
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Overrun : RIFE
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Room add-on? : ETTE
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"Sicut ___ in principio" (doxology phrase) : ERAT
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Beautiful fairylike being : PERI
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Very : SAME

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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