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New York Times, Wednesday, June 6, 2001

Author:
Richard Silvestri
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Richard Silvestri

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 101 for Mr. Silvestri. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0606 ( 18,838 )
Across
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Open a crack : AJAR
5
Shiftlessness : SLOTH
10
Campus area : QUAD
14
"Laura" author Caspary : VERA
15
Actress Tierney : MAURA
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Old-fashioned preposition : UNTO
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The same as above : IDEM
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Sustain : INCUR
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The gamut : ATOZ
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No longer mended? : DISPATCHED
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Kind of wave : SINE
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"Waltz for Eva and ___" (show tune) : CHE
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Like taxis on city streets : HAILED
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London's Old ___ (criminal court) : BAILEY
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In two parts : DUAL
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Sticks figures? : RUBES
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Ignored? : DISTENDED
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Deuce follower : ADIN
39
Pitching stats : SAVES
40
Air France stop : ORLY
41
Uncultivated? : DISTILLED
43
Plain writing : PROSE
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C-worthy? : FAIR
45
Mollycoddle : PAMPER
46
40 winks : CATNAP
50
Droop : SAG
51
Baseball family name : ALOU
52
Bald? : DISTRESSED
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1958 #1 Elvis Presley hit : DONT
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Cold mold : ASPIC
61
Like crayons : WAXY
62
Summer pest : GNAT
63
Lifted : STOLE
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Related : AKIN
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Hard to pin down : EELY
66
Suite spot : HOTEL
67
Little nosh : BITE
Down
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Enthusiastic : AVID
2
Luke Skywalker, e.g. : JEDI
3
Belligerent deity : ARES
4
Turnpike access : RAMP
5
Anvil location : SMITHY
6
Tilting weapon : LANCE
7
Smart comment? : OUCH
8
On the mark : TRUE
9
Construction crew : HARDHATS
10
Seeming : QUASI
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No later than : UNTIL
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Pay for sins : ATONE
13
Nodded off : DOZED
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Top four : ACES
25
Drink at the Duck and Drake : ALE
26
Thin nail : BRAD
27
Autobahn sight : AUDI
28
Nile wader : IBIS
29
Carnival follower : LENT
30
One who works under pressure : DIVER
31
Not mint : USED
33
"The Persistence of Memory" artist : DALI
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"Cheers" regular : NORM
35
Steep slope : DROP
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If not : ELSE
37
Miss Clairol user : DYER
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Haphazard : SLAPDASH
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"... ___ woodchuck could chuck wood" : IFA
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Lobby call : PAGE
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FedEx concern : PARCEL
46
Sponge : CADGE
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Without support : ALONE
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Scaly? : TONAL
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Ridiculous : NUTTY
50
Fence feature : STILE
53
Ratio words : ISTO
54
Primer pet : SPOT
55
Do the deck : SWAB
56
"The Open Window" writer : SAKI
57
Get off the road : EXIT
58
Fraction of a newton : DYNE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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