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New York Times, Thursday, June 26, 2008

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

This puzzle:

Rows: 16, Columns: 15 Words: 81, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 130 for Mr. Kahn. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2008, The New York TimesNo. 0626 ( 21,415 )
Across
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Omani's money : RIAL
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It circles Hades nine times : STYX
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Pro Football Hall of Fame coach who once played for the New York Yankees : HALAS
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Spanish pronoun : ESTA
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Runoff site : EAVE
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Airport rental option : ALAMO
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Rube's opposite : CITYSLICKER
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Circle lines : RADII
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Lets out : UNLOOSES
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New York's ___ Building, tallest in the world in 1930 : CHRYSLER
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Agonizes (over) : STEWS
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Submarine base? : SALAMI
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Want ad letters : EOE
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Graduated : SCALAR
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Figs. in sports reports : PTS
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See 7-Down : FASHION
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"Paradise Lost," e.g. : EPIC
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"Upidstay" language : PIGLATIN
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Girl's name that's a butterfly genus : GRETA
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First name in erotic writing : ANAIS
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Tow truck tool : TIREIRON
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Two- or three-year-old, maybe : COLT
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Product introduced by 7-Down in 1971 : COLOGNE
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Photography abbr. : ENL
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"___ Mistress," 1982 horror flick : SATANS
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One for the road : CAR
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1974 hit by Mocedades : ERESTU
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Dog from Japan : AKITA
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Check attachments : PAYSLIPS
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What may be paid when someone dies : RESPECTS
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Make ___ with the devil : APACT
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Extra shuteye : BEAUTYSLEEP
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Bank manager? : LEVEE
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Stud fee? : ANTE
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River to the English Channel : ORNE
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Push (oneself) : EXERT
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Wee, informally : ITSY
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Liz Taylor's husband before Fisher : TODD
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Disqualify in court : RECUSE
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Enjoys a lot : ISINTO
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Potsdam Conference attendee : ATTLEE
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Knocks to the ground : LAYSLOW
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Short moments : SECS
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Receipts : TAKE
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Legendary name in 31-Across : YVESSAINTLAURENT
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See 37-Down : XER
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Sarcastic laugh : HARHAR
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Bank feature : ALARM
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Orchid variety : LADYSLIPPER
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Gallic girlfriend : AMIE
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It may be "bon" : SOIR
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Cyclades isle : IOS
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Reunion group : CLAN
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Phone greeting in Central America : ALO
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Former fleet member : SST
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Cub's home, for short : CHI
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One of the Jacksons : TITO
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Word with brain or price : SCAN
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Dart : FLIT
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Some batteries : AAS
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Canal near Rome : ERIE
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Gait : PACE
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Privy to : INON
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"Ben-Hur" extra : GALLEYSLAVE
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With 8-Down, one who grew up on MTV, maybe : GEN
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Discontinued Saturn : ION
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Some QB protectors : RGS
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Whom Taylor defeated for president in 1848 : CASS
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Giant among Giants : OTT
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Wedding band, maybe : SEPTET
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"De Oratore" writer : CICERO
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Take care of : ATTEND
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Scraped : RASPED
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Kitchen gizmo : RICER
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Suitable : APT
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Lock opening : KEYSLOT
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Prone to freckles : PALE
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Ne plus ultra : APEX
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Grub : EATS
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Chop ___ : SUEY
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Actress ___ Ling of "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow" : BAI

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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