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New York Times, Thursday, July 9, 1998

Author:
Norman S. Wizer
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Norman S. Wizer

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {J} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 30 for Mr. Wizer. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1998, The New York TimesNo. 0709 ( 17,775 )

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Across
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Like many a detective's trail : COLD
5
Asian taxi : CYCLO
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Merit badge holder : SASH
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Kind of "snackwich" : OREO
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Light headwear? : HALOS
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Earthenware pot : OLLA
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Dummy : VENTRILOQUYFOIL
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Prized : ESTEEMED
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Rachmaninoff piece : ETUDE
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Honor bestowed by Eliz. : OBE
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Last of a Latin trio : AMAT
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Another dummy : OPENBRIDGEHAND
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Unstrict : LAX
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Bringing forth fruit, as corn : EARING
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Heater component : COIL
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Opening bit : ANTE
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With 60-Down, Whoopi's "Ghost" role : ODA
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Sea terror : ORCA
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"The one that got away" : YARN
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One : UNITED
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Indy 500 sponsor : STP
45
Yet another dummy : MAGAZINEMOCKUP
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Idle on the screen : ERIC
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Campaign pro : POL
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Confidence game : STING
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Keyboard professional : PIANISTE
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And still another dummy : WINDOWMANNEQUIN
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Works in the Uffizi : ARTE
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Reason for celebration : RAISE
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Biblical preposition : UNTO
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Lout : BOOR
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Streisand vehicle : YENTL
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They're inflatable : EGOS
Down
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Sheltered nook : COVE
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They're found in prospectors' sectors : ORES
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Carnival follower : LENT
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Idolize : DOTEON
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Idle fancy : CHIMERA
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Where the Clintons met : YALE
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Lunkhead : CLOD
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Stage dir. meaning "begins to speak" : LOQ
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Columbus sch. : OSU
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Mexican munchie : SOFTTACO
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Baseball family name : ALOU
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Used a firehouse pole : SLID
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Sound : HALE
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Jewish teacher : REBBE
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Part of a Beatles refrain : YEAH
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Paternal relative : AGNATE
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"Falstaff" mezzo-soprano : MEG
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Oil of ___ : OLAY
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It began service in 1927 : PANAM
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Unbilled person : EXTRA
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Double-edged : IRONIC
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Offed : DIDIN
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From Oslo, to natives : NORSK
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Mirabile ___ (wonderful to say) : DICTU
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Reindeer herder : LAPP
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Give rise to : ENGENDER
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Cause of widespread firing? : UZI
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Select for jury duty: Var. : EMPANEL
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Blackmore heroine : DOONE
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Constellation south of the Big Dipper : ARGO
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In-group : CLIQUE
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Tar : SWAB
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Rookie: Var. : TIRO
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Absorbed by : INTO
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Annoyance : PAIN
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Technical sch. : INST
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Chinese dynasty overthrown by the Mongols : SUNG
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Mambo king Puente : TITO
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"The Dukes of Hazzard" spinoff : ENOS
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Seinfeldesque : WRY
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See 38-Across : MAE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle.

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