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New York Times, Saturday, July 28, 2007

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 62, Blocks: 32 Missing: {FJQVXZ} Grid has super symmetry. This is puzzle # 246 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2007, The New York TimesNo. 0728 ( 21,081 )
Across
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Claimed as one's own : HADDIBS
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Paper binder : STAPLER
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Sandlot game : ONEOCAT
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Draft pick : PALEALE
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Looking ragged : TATTERY
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Lined with trees : ARBORED
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Rock guitarist born David Evans : THEEDGE
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Mike Brady of "The Brady Bunch," e.g. : STEPDAD
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Half a nursery-rhyme spider's description: Var. : EENSIE
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Longtime "What's My Line?" panelist : ARLENE
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"Go jump in the lake!" : SITONIT
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Begin, as an enterprise : ENTERON
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1947 semi-documentary-style crime drama : TMEN
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Aces : NAILS
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Communist federation: Abbr. : SSRS
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Common site of archaeological remains : BOG
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They mean nothing : NILS
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Red stain in a lab : EOSIN
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Dance in a pit : MOSH
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Running wild : ONATEAR
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"It's true!" : NOTALIE
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Carrying on : WAGING
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First name in electrical engineering : NIKOLA
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Run-in : WRANGLE
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Made happy : CHEERED
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Bigger and stronger : HUSKIER
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Class struggles? : LESSONS
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Sanctions : ASSENTS
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Pro performer : ARTISTE
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Others : THEREST
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Expose and destroy : ROOTOUT
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Guinness Book weather record category : HOTTEST
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Former home of the N.F.L.'s Rams : ANAHEIM
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Cooling-off period : DETENTE
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Spoils : DOTESON
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Immobile in winter : ICEDIN
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Not wait for an invitation : BARGEIN
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Eye sore : STYE
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Bath and others : SPAS
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Carnegie Mellon athletes : TARTANS
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King of Belgium : ALBERT
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Races : PEOPLES
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Pantries : LARDERS
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"___ and Franklin," 1976 biopic : ELEANOR
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Makes flush : REDDENS
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Drum accompanying a pipe : TABOR
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The ___ Marbles : ELGIN
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Island said to be the home of Homer's tomb : IOS
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"Again?!" : NOWWHAT
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With no time to lose : INARUSH
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Celebrity chef : LAGASSE
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Scoundrel : STINKER
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Young members of a convocation : EAGLETS
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Melville's Ishmael, e.g. : NONHERO
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Comes through successfully : MAKESIT
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Bristol Cream ingredient : OLOROSO
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Guide feature? : SILENTU
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Control tower equipment : HEADSET
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Purrer : ENGINE
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Links with : TIESTO
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Once, long ago : ERST
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Woodwind instrument: Abbr. : CLAR

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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