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New York Times, Tuesday, July 3, 2001

Author:
Randall J. Hartman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randall J. Hartman

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 37 for Mr. Hartman. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2001, The New York TimesNo. 0703 ( 18,865 )
Across
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Not just a hit : SMASH
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Jeff MacNelly comic : SHOE
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Uncertain : IFFY
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Vena cava neighbor : AORTA
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Raise a red flag : WARN
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"The Lion King" lion : NALA
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Special soldier : GREENBERET
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Result of using the wrong film speed, maybe : BLUR
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Dusk, to Donne : EEN
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Prod : GOAD
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Stirred up : ROUSED
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Hoosegow : SLAMMER
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Uncle Miltie : BERLE
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Boat maneuverer : OAR
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Villain in a western : BLACKHAT
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Where the Blue Nile and White Nile meet : SUDAN
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Butchers' offerings : MEATS
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Spanish treasure : ORO
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Not now : THEN
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"You Light Up My Life" singer Boone : DEBBY
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It's slipped in a slot : COIN
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Ages and ages : EON
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Tijuana cash : PESOS
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When procrastinators don't do things : TODAY
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Wave with a foaming crest : WHITECAP
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___-Magnon : CRO
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Second family of the 1990's : GORES
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Put on hold : SHELVED
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Office building area : ATRIUM
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Like a sad sack : GLUM
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___ bonne heure (very well): Fr. : ALA
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Future Derby runner, maybe : FOAL
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Texas state flower : BLUEBONNET
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Chip in : ANTE
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O.K. Corral shooter : EARP
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Where the deer and the antelope play : RANGE
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Film critic Rex : REED
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28-0, e.g. : ROUT
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Gallows reprieves : STAYS
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Wise guys : SAGES
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Fancy mushroom : MOREL
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Sacramento's Arco ___ : ARENA
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Sault ___ Marie : STE
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Children's game : HANGMAN
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Talk a blue streak? : SWEAR
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Granitelike : HARD
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Bauxite or magnetite : ORE
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Plea : ENTREATY
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How stores buy things : INBULK
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Lie : FALSEHOOD
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Chimney part : FLUE
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Harvard ___ : YARD
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Transvaal settler : BOER
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Mythical monsters : ORCS
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Complain : MOAN
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Yaks away : BLABS
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Some jazz : BEBOP
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Strauss's "Mein Herr Marquis," e.g. : ARIA
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Award for "The Producers" : TONY
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Bouillabaisse : STEW
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Comment after an accident : UHOH
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Put down : DENIGRATE
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Arizona sights : MESAS
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May-___ romance : DECEMBER
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"Rad!" : COOL
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Andean land : PERU
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Small quakes : TREMORS
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Slaved away : TOILED
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Great Lakes fish : CHUB
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Caught some Z's : SLEPT
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She's on TV for a spell : VANNA
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Mournful piece : ELEGY
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Promgoers : DATES
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From a distance : AFAR
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Inflection : TONE
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Wizard : GURU
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Thai neighbor : LAO
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___ King Cole : NAT

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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