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New York Times, Tuesday, May 25, 2004

Author:
Richard Chisholm
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Richard Chisholm

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {BJKMQXZ} This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Chisholm. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0525 ( 19,922 )
Across
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Doze (off) : NOD
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Following : AFTER
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Infield fly : POPUP
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Pub offering : ALE
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"Death, Be Not Proud" poet : DONNE
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"Maria ___," 1940's hit : ELENA
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At leisure: Abbr. : RET
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Pact made at The Hague? : DUTCHTREATY
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Legacy sharer : COHEIR
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Directors Spike and Ang : LEES
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Co., in France : CIE
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Talks wildly : RANTS
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One more : ANOTHER
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Emulated O. Henry? : WROUGHTIRONY
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Many eras : EON
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Distress signal : SOS
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___ to go : RARING
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Six-time U.S. Open tennis champ : EVERT
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Fool : ASS
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Dweeb : LOSER
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Longing : DESIRE
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Onetime neighbor of Israel: Abbr. : UAR
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Neckline style : VEE
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Where chocolate candy is made? : FUDGEFACTORY
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Procession : CORTEGE
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Sensation : ECLAT
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Mancinelli opera "___ e Leandro" : ERO
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They're welcome on the back : PATS
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Epoch of 50 million years ago : EOCENE
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Part of a shirtmaker's education? : COLLARSTUDY
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Female rabbit : DOE
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Place to moor : INLET
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Stan's foil, in old films : OLLIE
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Not well : ILL
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Reluctant : LOATH
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Interminably : NOEND
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Taboos : NOS
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D.E.A. agent : NARC
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Butter alternative : OLEO
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Removes from power : DETHRONES
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Summing : ADDING
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Quarters : FOURTHS
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Explosive : TNT
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Abbr. at the bottom of a business letter : ENCL
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Consider again : REHEAR
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Kind of ad : PERSONAL
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Corrida cry : OLE
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Miss ___ of the comics : PEACH
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Loosen : UNTIE
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Reimburser : PAYER
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Pavarotti, notably : TENOR
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___ de Cologne : EAU
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Portico in Athens : STOA
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Beginner : TYRO
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Work in the garden : WEED
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Wander : ROVE
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Promulgate : ISSUE
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Gets elected : ISVOTEDIN
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___-do-well : NEER
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Joel of "Cabaret" : GREY
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Estrangement : RIFT
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God's way, in religion : TRUEPATH
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Umpire's call : SAFE
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Mystery writer's award : EDGAR
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Arrived quickly : RACEDIN
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Mounts : GETSON
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Was too sweet : CLOYED
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Middle X or O : TAC
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Rhodes of Rhodesia : CECIL
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College town on the Penobscot River : ORONO
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University of Missouri locale : ROLLA
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W.W. II battle town : STLO
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___ contendere : NOLO
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Fish caught in pots : EELS
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Tennis call : LET
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Suffix with mod- : ULE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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