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New York Times, Friday, June 8, 2001

Author:
Harvey Estes and Nancy Salomon
Editor:
Will Shortz
TotalDebutLatestCollabs
11612/29/199311/26/200845
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Harvey Estes
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1.581521
Nancy Salomon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 58 for Mr. Estes. This is puzzle # 75 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0608 ( 18,840 )

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Flu prevention program : SHOTS
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No-win situations? : TIES
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So : ERGO
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"Exodus" actor : MINEO
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Veterans : OLDTIMERS
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It may require a fee : ENTRY
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Tar Heel rival, in the A.C.C. : BLUEDEVIL
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Unborn person? : ADAM
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Trifle : SOU
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Source of current events? : ELNINO
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Tear up : RIPINTOSHREDS
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Just so : TOATEE
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Minuteman's housing : SILO
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Set straight : ORIENT
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Jeanne ___ : DARC
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Confucian ideal : TAO
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Has the last laugh : WINSOUT
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Bungle : LOUSEUP
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It has potential for development : LOT
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Penetrate slowly : SEEP
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Not seeing eye to eye : ATODDS
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Put one's foot down : STEP
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Desk drawer item : ERASER
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Tear up : GROWMISTYEYED
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Rub down : ABRADE
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Range components: Abbr. : MTS
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Lie low : HIDE
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A lion, but not a giraffe : MEATEATER
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Honkers : GEESE
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"Theme From 'Summer of '42'" pianist : PETERNERO
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Relatively light : PALER
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Risked getting ticketed : SPED
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Guff : SASS
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Mix up : ADDLE
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Mirror marrer : SMEAR
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Language of 366 million : HINDI
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Like draft : ONTAP
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They may come out of the woodwork : TERMITES
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Kind of flour : SOY
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As well : TOBOOT
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Mistreated : ILLUSED
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E-address ending : EDU
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Stockholder's responsibility? : STEER
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Corrects : EMENDS
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Saw more of : REVISITED
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Friendly look : GRIN
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First Olympic venue for giant slalom : OSLO
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Not engaged : IDLE
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David, for one : STATUE
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Things to avoid : NONOS
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Close up, perhaps : HEAL
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Panegyrize : LAUD
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Error message? : OOPS
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Good mousers : OWLS
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Scream : RIOT
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Blend : INTEGRATE
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Sunday dinners : ROASTS
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Dish : CUTEY
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Crawl (with) : TEEM
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Poor loser : SOREHEAD
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Base coats : PRIMERS
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Ran on : PRATED
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Enron Field team : ASTROS
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Frankfurt an der ___ : ODER
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Helps off a dependency : WEANS
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Furnish : YIELD
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50's fiasco : EDSEL
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Tractor handle? : DEERE
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Band gear : AMPS
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Caller's prompt : BEEP
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Leaves in a bag : TEA
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2.5, e.g. : GPA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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