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New York Times, Monday, May 6, 1996

Author:
N. Steinberg
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Norma Steinberg

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVZ} This is puzzle # 46 for Ms. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0506 ( 16,981 )

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Across
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Garden tools : HOES
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Famous cookie maker : AMOS
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Where to hang a hat : PEG
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It's west of Ark. : OKLA
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Nominates : NAMES
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Wahine's dance : HULA
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Financial district : WALLSTREET
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Award for a sitcom : EMMY
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Old cleaning substance : LYE
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In tatters : TORN
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Slip by : ELAPSE
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Overly thin : BONY
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Impish kid : BRAT
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Yellow bird : CANARY
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Snubbed : SLIGHTED
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By oneself : ALONE
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Announcer's cry at a soccer match : GOAL
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Burn : CHAR
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Item on a to-do list : TASK
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Kind of juice : PRUNE
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Minstrel's accompaniment : LUTE
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Give off : EMIT
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Split : REND
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Mosaic components : TILES
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Grudge carrier : SOREHEAD
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Errand runners : GOFERS
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Needing directions : LOST
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Explore, as the Internet : SURF
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Cell centers : NUCLEI
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Lhasa___ (dog) : APSO
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Actress Dawber : PAM
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Plowing unit : ACRE
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She said "Mmmmmwah" at the end of her shows : DINAHSHORE
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Smear : BLUR
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Comic Kovacs : ERNIE
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Fitzgerald who sang "A-Tisket, A-Tasket" : ELLA
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Wailing horn : SAX
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Castle material : SAND
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Irrelevant : MOOT
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Sound from a coyote : HOWL
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"You bet!" : OKAY
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Model Macpherson : ELLE
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Actor Mineo : SAL
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Cleopatra's love : ANTONY
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Get hitched : MARRY
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Augury : OMEN
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"___you later!" : SEE
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Ship's engine part : PUMP
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Street shaders : ELMS
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Singer Marvin : GAYE
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Free of germs : STERILE
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Bronte hero : HEATHCLIFF
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Warehouse : STORE
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Fall behind : LAG
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One with many bills : BANKTELLER
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Insipid : BLAND
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Actress Phoebe : CATES
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Crockett's last stand, with "the" : ALAMO
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Plebe's answer : NOSIR
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In good condition : SOUND
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Greenland military base : THULE
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Restaurant patron : EATER
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Gown : DRESS
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Like some grandparents : GREAT
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Have the chair : PRESIDE
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Bullring bulls : TOROS
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Weed eliminator : HOE
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Spoke effusively : GUSHED
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Toledo's location : SPAIN
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Catches red-handed : NABS
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Bruins of the N.C.A.A. : UCLA
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Pivotal point : CRUX
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"___Karenina" : ANNA
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Informal shirt : POLO
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Guthrie the younger : ARLO
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Butcher's stock : MEAT
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Tax people, for short : IRS
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Haw's partner : HEM

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

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