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New York Times, Monday, June 10, 2002

42-Across : Location of 51-Across

Author:
Sherry O. Blackard
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Sherry O. Blackard

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 16 for Ms. Blackard.
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© 2002, The New York Times6/10/02 ( No. 19,207 )

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Across
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Male voice : BASS
5
Destroy : UNDO
9
Ralph ___ Emerson : WALDO
14
Gem with a play of colors : OPAL
15
Scores to shoot for : PARS
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Love affair : AMOUR
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Lawman of the Old West : USMARSHAL
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Hindu queen : RANEE
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Home on the range : TEEPEE
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Old West cemetery : BOOTHILL
23
Off-road transport: Abbr. : ATV
25
Family girl, for short : SIS
26
Burn : SCALD
30
Construction piece : IBEAM
33
Winter clock setting in S.F. : PST
36
Grand lineup : ARRAY
37
Location of 21-Across : DODGECITY
39
Weaver's apparatus : LOOM
40
Durable fabric : SERGE
41
Upon : ATOP
42
Location of 51-Across : TOMBSTONE
44
Explorer Sir Francis : DRAKE
45
Music with jazzlike riffs : SKA
46
Electric dart shooter : TASER
47
Twisty turns : ESSES
48
___ tai : MAI
49
Boo-hoo : SOB
51
Site of a famous gunfight : OKCORRAL
56
Squiggly marks : TILDES
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Not suitable : INAPT
62
Legendary lawman of the Old West : WYATTEARP
64
Mow down : LEVEL
65
Art Deco artist : ERTE
66
Poet Pound : EZRA
67
Neighbor of a Finn : SWEDE
68
Nostradamus, reputedly : SEER
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Take five : REST
Down
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Boxing match : BOUT
2
Church alcove : APSE
3
Ditto : SAME
4
Smack : SLAP
5
Discombobulate : UPSET
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"Count me out" : NAH
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Lackluster : DRAB
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Capital once known as Christiania : OSLO
9
1941-45, for the United States : WARTIME
10
Nanking nannies : AMAHS
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Actress Anderson : LONI
12
Event done at 20 paces, maybe : DUEL
13
Pitcher Hershiser : OREL
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Word before "set, go!" : READY
22
Missouri river : OSAGE
24
MTV features : VIDEOS
26
Seasons, as steak : SALTS
27
Petty thief : CROOK
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Wonderful smell : AROMA
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Suckling sheep : LAMB
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Shouldered : BORNE
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Trimming tools : EDGERS
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Sandwich breads : PITAS
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Stir up, as a fire : STOKE
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Uses a Smith Corona : TYPES
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Mustang and Impala : CARS
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Connector of floors : STAIR
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Scare suddenly : STARTLE
44
Amount to subtract : DEBIT
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Bike that zips : MOPED
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Glossy brown fur : OTTER
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Fixes a squeak : OILS
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Had a gut feeling : KNEW
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Bat's hangout : CAVE
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Amazes : AWES
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Instrument for a Muse : LYRE
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Wanton look : LEER
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Muddleheadedness : DAZE
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Flubs : ERRS
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Tiff : SPAT
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Gobbled up : ATE

Answer summary: 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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