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New York Times, Saturday, June 23, 2001

Author:
David J. Kahn
Editor:
Will Shortz
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David J. Kahn

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 75 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0623 ( 18,855 )
Across
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Block houses? : IGLOOS
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Good-for-nothings : BADEGGS
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Oregon Indian : CAYUSE
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Took liberties (with) : MADEFREE
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They're in : ELITES
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Sloth's order : EDENTATA
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Word after coal or dust : BIN
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Unaltered : SAME
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Powerful ad word : NEW
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"The Dream of Gerontius" composer : ELGAR
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Like some club members : NONACTIVE
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Hackneyed work based on an old idea : RETREAD
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Decorative jacket insert : VESTEE
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Lose it : GOOFFTHEDEEPEND
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What some commentators do : COLOR
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Saw backstage : THESHOWMUSTGOON
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Where baby Moses was found : RUSHES
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It's direct : BEELINE
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Like pen pals : INCONTACT
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Flat sign : TOLET
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KLM announcement : ETA
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With 4-Down, upbraid in no uncertain terms : CUSS
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Retail store opening? : WAL
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Split : SEPARATE
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Historic city badly damaged in the Spanish Civil War : OVIEDO
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Trill relatives : TREMOLOS
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Imposing residences : VILLAS
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Trying one : ESSAYER
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Field and others : SALLYS
Down
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Big chunk of the Atlantic? : ICEBERG
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Early sunspot studier : GALILEO
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Deceiving : LYINGTO
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See 53-Across : OUT
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Carbohydrate ending : OSE
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Gen. Assembly event : SESS
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Former German state : BADEN
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Suffix with grape : ADE
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Entertainment center site : DEN
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Young newt : EFT
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Unyielding : GRANITE
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Settle the score : GETEVEN
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Ocean oxygen source : SEAWEED
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It may start with "re" : MEMO
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"You said it!" : ANDHOW
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Pet shop sound : ARF
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Webster's or Bartlett's : REF
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Antipathetic : AVERSE
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Hook shape : CEE
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Rx amt. : TSP
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Not marked up : ATCOST
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Barrel hoop composition : ELM
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They may be reasonable : DOUBTS
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Miramare Castle locale : TRIESTE
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Nimrods : HUNTERS
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Bolts : ESCAPES
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"___ nuff!" : SHO
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She-lobster : HEN
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Event in a lunar calendar : TET
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Day-___ : GLO
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Drilling result : OILWELL
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Dosage frequency, often : ONEADAY
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Red ink amount : NETLOSS
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Stage presence? : ACTOR
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49-Down's aids : CUES
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King and queen: Abbr. : SOVS
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Grp. of G.P.'s : AMA
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Tony winner Dotrice : ROY
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Bitter ___ : ALE
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By the agency of : VIA
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Down with something : ILL

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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