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New York Times, Monday, July 1, 2002

Author:
Allan E. Parrish
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Allan E. Parrish

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 1 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Parrish. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2002, The New York TimesNo. 0701 ( 19,228 )
Across
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North Pole assistant? : ELF
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Military bases : POSTS
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Lowly workers : PEONS
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Misstatement : LIE
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In the upper berth : ONTOP
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Brightest star in a constellation : ALPHA
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Holiday ___ : INN
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Postal device : SCALE
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Scent : SMELL
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Star of 36-Across : JACKIEGLEASON
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Insurance company worker : AGENT
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What an actor waits for : CUE
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Terrier or retriever : DOG
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Deli sandwich : HERO
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Trails : PATHS
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Titled lady : DAME
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Use an 18-Across : WEIGH
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Kind of position : FETAL
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Series set at 328 Chauncey Street in Brooklyn : THEHONEYMOONERS
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Wise one : SOLON
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Computer shortcut : MACRO
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All over : ANEW
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Put up, as a building : ERECT
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Sharp flavor : TANG
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Sun. speaker : REV
51
Wrath : IRE
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"I agree!" : METOO
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Co-star of 36-Across : AUDREYMEADOWS
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About 39 inches, in England : METRE
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Multiflavor ice cream : SWIRL
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Touch of frost : NIP
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Letter opposite 16-Across : OMEGA
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Conspicuous success : ECLAT
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WNW's opposite : ESE
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Mass transit vehicles : BUSES
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Spicy sauce : SALSA
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Wilmington's state: Abbr. : DEL
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Hebrew prophet : ELIJAH
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Amount of space in a newspaper : LINAGE
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Foil user : FENCER
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Suggest : POSIT
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First word in a fairy tale : ONCE
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Male deer : STAG
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Turnpike charge : TOLL
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Oration : SPEECH
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Not in anymore : PASSE
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Tickle Me ___ : ELMO
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When no games are scheduled : OPENDATE
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Flyers' and Rangers' org. : NHL
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Mule of old song : SAL
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Ability : KNOWHOW
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Vienna's home: Abbr. : AUS
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Sharif of "Doctor Zhivago" : OMAR
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Hair goops : GELS
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Wrestling win : PIN
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Six, say, for a first-grader : AGE
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Herb in soups : THYME
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Signified : DENOTED
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Long, long time : EON
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In favor of : FOR
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Leader opposed by the Bolsheviks : TSAR
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Sharpen : HONE
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Boosts : ELEVATES
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Bub : MAC
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World Series mo. : OCT
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"To ___ is human ..." : ERR
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___ Pieces : REESES
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Made good : ATONED
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In any way, in dialect : NOWISE
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God's honest truth : GOSPEL
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Think tank output : IDEAS
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Mediterranean land : MALTA
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Goad : URGE
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Blue Triangle org. : YWCA
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Steelmaking site : MILL
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Gay 90's and Roaring 20's : ERAS
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Mafia : MOB
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Big bird : EMU

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