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New York Times, Friday, June 4, 2004

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

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 24 Missing: {JQVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 33 for Ms. Blackard. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0604 ( 19,932 )
Across
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"Blitzkrieg Bop" group, with "the" : RAMONES
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Carrier's carrier : MAILBAG
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Chapter : EPISODE
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Old-time actress Taylor : ESTELLE
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Be docile : DONTROCKTHEBOAT
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Hit too high, say, with "out" : FLIED
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Diamond status : ONEON
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Logos and such: Abbr. : TMS
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Bats : LOCO
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Hägar the Horrible's dog : SNERT
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Wool gatherer? : LOOM
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Mehmet ___, builder of Istanbul's Blue Mosque : AGA
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Tests the waters, in a way : WADES
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Dutch treat : GOUDA
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They've been known to cause a stink : GYMSHOES
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Praised loudly : TOUTED
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Super bosses? : LANDLORDS
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Drink since 1961 : SPRITE
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Wall Street workers : ANALYSTS
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Rodgers and Hart's "___ Love" : THATS
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How golf's Gary Player was named? : APTLY
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Make tracks : HIE
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Knock-down-drag-outs : ROWS
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Letter opener? : ALPHA
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Northumberland river : TYNE
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N.Y.C. subway : IND
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German boulevard : ALLEE
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It's rolled in a bar : SUSHI
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"Calm down!" : KEEPYOURSHIRTON
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Sent with a click : EMAILED
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St. Louis's ___ Airport : LAMBERT
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Legal paper : RELEASE
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Definitive answer : YESORNO
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Danger sign : REDFLAG
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Quarrel stopper, maybe : APOLOGY
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TV news tool : MINICAM
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Prefix with plastic : OSTEO
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L'Étoile du ___, Minnesota's motto : NORD
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___ Period, depicted in "The Last Samurai" : EDO
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Like some motions : SECONDED
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They may be running along a street : METERS
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Comparatively warm : ASHOT
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L.A.-to-Jacksonville route : ITEN
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Syr. neighbor : LEB
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Obscure : BLOTOUT
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See 50-Down : ALAMODE
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Blows one's stack : GETSMAD
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Good one : KNEESLAPPER
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Lyon's river : SAONE
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Punk : LOUSY
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Lynyrd Skynyrd's "___ Your Name" : WHATS
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Pietistic : GODLY
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Snakes' eyes : SLITS
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Skipping notes : TRALA
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Behind one's back : ONTHESLY
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This won't work : STRIKER
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"Call!" : PHONEME
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Instance of unfairness : RAWDEAL
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Pettifogger : SHYSTER
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Small potatoes player : TINHORN
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X-ray, for example : SEEINTO
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Refer : ALLUDE
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Fugard's "A Lesson From ___" : ALOES
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Supercharger : TURBO
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"The Shelters of Stone" heroine : AYLA
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Saxophonist Zoot : SIMS
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With 13-Down, a diner order : PIE
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"O Tibbie, I ___ seen the day": Burns : HAE

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

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