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New York Times, Tuesday, June 24, 2003

College basketball coach + "L.A. Law" co-star

Author:
Norma Johnson and Nancy Salomon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Norma Johnson
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1868/13/199511/7/2012116
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1.581521
Nancy Salomon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVX} This is puzzle # 4 for Ms. Johnson. This is puzzle # 109 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2003, The New York Times6/24/03 ( No. 19,586 )

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Alternative to check or credit : CASH
5
Unrefined : CRASS
10
Daedalus creation : MAZE
14
Poker payment : ANTE
15
"Ugh!" : YECCH
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Store sign after 9 a.m. : OPEN
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Wander : ROAM
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Really like : ADORE
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Hawaii's state bird : NENE
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Sexologist + "The Waltons" co-star : HITEANDWAITE
23
Without interruption : ONEND
24
Kiddy coop : PLAYPEN
28
Mtge. units : PTS
29
Short sprint : DASH
33
Picture books : ALBUMS
34
Wish granters : GENIES
36
The East : ASIA
37
Film critic + "Native Son" author : REEDANDWRIGHT
41
Groceries carrier : CART
42
Deep dislikes : ODIUMS
43
Gap : HIATUS
46
"A Death in the Family" writer : AGEE
47
Easter decoration : EGG
50
Third-place finisher, e.g. : ALSORAN
52
Legend maker : ACURA
54
College basketball coach + "L.A. Law" co-star : KNIGHTANDDEY
58
Pizazz : ELAN
61
Scottish landowner : LAIRD
62
Classroom drills : ROTE
63
Cockeyed : LOCO
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Refrain from children's singing? : EIEIO
65
Blast furnace input : ORES
66
Went really fast : FLEW
67
Dummies : DODOS
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Scotch ingredient : MALT
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Drive-in employee : CARHOP
2
Sprinkle oil on : ANOINT
3
Union members : STATES
4
Ones who can lift heavy weights : HEMEN
5
Greenish blue : CYAN
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Funnyman Foxx : REDD
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"Don't have ___, man!" : ACOW
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Deep-six : SCRAP
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Aussie gal : SHEILA
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Fat cat : MONEYBAGS
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Boorish brute : APE
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___ state (pleasant place to be) : ZEN
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From K.C. to Detroit : ENE
21
Threw in : ADDED
22
1960 chess champion Mikhail : TAL
25
Midwife's instruction : PUSH
26
Broadcast : EMIT
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Code-breaking org. : NSA
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Alicia of "Falcon Crest" : ANA
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___-Japanese War : SINO
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Ibsen's Gabler : HEDDA
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Become familiar with : GETTOKNOW
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Great gulp : SWIG
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Racetrack fence : RAIL
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Historic periods : ERAS
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Wish undone : RUE
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"That is to say ..." : IMEAN
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Chinese tea : CHA
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Samovar : URN
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Took a cruise : SAILED
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Writer Welty : EUDORA
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Grimm girl : GRETEL
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Most mirthful : GAYEST
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Marsh of mystery : NGAIO
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Data holder : CDROM
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Went very fast : HIED
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The Stooges, for instance : TRIO
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Hullabaloos : ADOS
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Keebler cookiemaker : ELF
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Chat room chuckle : LOL
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Biggest diamond : ACE

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