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New York Times, Wednesday, June 2, 1999

Author:
Nancy Salomon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Nancy Salomon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 30 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 0602 ( 18,103 )
Across
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"ER" doctor : ROSS
5
Hogwash : BUNK
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Storied royal elephant : BABAR
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Course akin to Physiol. : ANAT
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Ever's partner : ANON
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Info from Webster's : USAGE
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Where Singaraja is : BALI
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"All ___" : RISE
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Wiped out : TIRED
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Toothpaste sold in Hollywood? : AIMFORTHESTARS
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Odds and ends : TRIFLES
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Crooner Bennett : TONY
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Big fat zero : NIL
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Drudge : PEON
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Recipient of many a televised "Hi" : MOM
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Israeli desert : NEGEV
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Big rig : SEMI
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A bit : SOME
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Toothpaste ad art? : CLOSEUPPICTURES
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Impressionist works : OILS
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History : PAST
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Detroit's Joe Louis ___ : ARENA
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Regrettable : SAD
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Vino region : ASTI
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Lao-___ : TSE
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It may be stolen : BASE
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Finishes a suit : SETTLES
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Capitol toothpaste? : CRESTOFTHEHILL
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France's longest river : LOIRE
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Therapeutic plant : ALOE
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1985 film "To Live and Die ___" : INLA
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Bibliography abbr. : OPCIT
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Whistler's whistle : TUNE
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Rheinland rejection : NEIN
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Send-offs of a sort : WAKES
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Kind of pearl : SEED
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Dharma's guy : GREG
Down
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Capital on the Atlantic : RABAT
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Broadcasting : ONAIR
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Actor Albert : SALMI
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Starch : STIFFNESS
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Monkey holder? : BARREL
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Courseload : UNITS
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Have some chips, say : NOSH
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Cap locale : KNEE
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Means of control : BUTTON
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Kind of flu : ASIAN
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Classic name on stage : BARRYMORE
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A long, long time : AGES
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Lobsterlike : RED
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Greenish : OLIVE
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Like Zeno : STOIC
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"Gotta have it" sloganeer : PEPSI
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Send forth : EMIT
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Foreshadow : OMEN
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City west of Apache Junction : MESA
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Sgts. and cpls. : NCOS
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"Essays of ___" : ELIA
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Shirk : GOLDBRICK
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Quarrel : SPAT
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"No problem!" : SURETHING
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Having a cow : UPSET
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Refinement : TASTE
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Diligence, a winning smile, etc. : ASSETS
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Snickered : TEHEED
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Home with a view : AERIE
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Driveway type : STONE
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Purse item : LINER
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"Dallas" Miss : ELLIE
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Loose talk? : SLANG
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"At the ___" (1978 song phrase) : COPA
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Rolled items : OATS
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Air duct : FLUE
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Blue : LOW

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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