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New York Times, Monday, July 24, 2000

Author:
Gregory E. Paul
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Gregory E. Paul

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 84 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Dept. of Labor division : OSHA
5
Be ill-humored : SULK
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Bloodhound's clue : SCENT
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Erupt : SPEW
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Shortly : ANON
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Handles the situation : COPES
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Go around the Internet : SURF
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Monopoly equipment : DICE
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Ralph's wife, on "The Honeymooners" : ALICE
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Nonstop : AROUNDTHECLOCK
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1970 Kinks hit : LOLA
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Rooster's mate : HEN
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Little League coach, often : DAD
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Firefighter, at times : RESCUER
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Sault ___ Marie : STE
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Change with the times : ADAPT
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Broke bread : ATE
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Fisherman's bucketful : BAIT
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Nonstop : MONTHAFTERMONTH
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Willy of "Free Willy" : ORCA
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Perceive : SEE
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Suitably : APTLY
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Hillary Clinton, ___ Rodham : NEE
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___ tank : SHERMAN
49
Sushi fish : EEL
50
Instigate litigation : SUE
51
Spring bloom : IRIS
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Nonstop : DAYINANDDAYOUT
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Main impact : BRUNT
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Ill-mannered : RUDE
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Lasso : ROPE
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"Last ___ in Paris" : TANGO
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Comparable : AKIN
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Submachine guns : UZIS
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Out-and-out : UTTER
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Sugar source : BEET
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Repressed, with "up" : PENT
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Mount in Greek myth : OSSA
2
It's used with a "giddyup!" : SPUR
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Medal recipient : HERO
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More than bad : AWFUL
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Word before shoe or soap : SADDLE
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#19 of the Colts : UNITAS
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___ Ness : LOCH
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Where a cap is found on the body : KNEE
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Tackle box gizmo : SCALER
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: : COLON
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Grand in scale : EPIC
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Bottle part : NECK
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When doubled, an African fly : TSE
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Toward cooler weather, say : NORTH
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"Give me an A...," e.g. : CHEER
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Matt of "The Talented Mr. Ripley" : DAMON
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Like a lot : ADORE
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"Shall we ___?" : DANCE
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Handle the food for a party : CATER
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Rocky Mountain Indian : UTE
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"À votre ___" (toast) : SANTE
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Card catalogue entry : TITLE
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Kind of alcohol : ETHYL
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Kind of meeting at a school : PTA
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Certain jazz : BOP
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Pale-faced : ASHEN
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Service charge : FEE
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Pokémon card collecting, e.g. : MANIA
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Gentleman caller : SUITOR
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Annapolis student : MIDDIE
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Gung-ho : ARDENT
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"The Playboy of the Western World" author : SYNGE
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Pancake topper : SYRUP
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"Doggone it!" : DRAT
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Em, to Dorothy : AUNT
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Palestinian : ARAB
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Deadly missile : NUKE
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Trickle : OOZE
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___ arms (angry) : UPIN
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Audition : TEST
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A.C. capacity : BTU

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

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