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New York Times, Monday, August 2, 2004

Author:
Holden Baker
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Holden Baker

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Baker. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2004, The New York TimesNo. 0802 ( 19,991 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Mall component : STORE
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Genesis twin : ESAU
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Fly like an eagle : SOAR
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Hiker's path : TRAIL
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Goatee's locale : CHIN
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Time for eggnog : YULE
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Having no entryways? : OUTOFDOORS
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A.A.A. recommendations: Abbr. : RTES
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Left on a map : WEST
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How some ham sandwiches are made : ONRYE
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Letter after theta : IOTA
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Disney World attraction : EPCOT
25
Opposite of whole, milkwise : NONFAT
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"French" dog : POODLE
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"I'm ready to leave" : LETSGO
32
Down Under bird : EMU
33
Britannica, for one: Abbr. : ENCYC
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"Thanks, Pierre!" : MERCI
38
Squeal (on) : RAT
39
___ standstill (motionless) : ATA
40
City that Fred Astaire was "flying down to" in a 1934 hit : RIO
42
"Dear old" family member : DAD
43
Jogs : TROTS
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Looks sullen : POUTS
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Poetic palindrome : ERE
48
Tributary : FEEDER
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Word before Nevada or Leone : SIERRA
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Hold back : IMPEDE
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Give a benediction to : BLESS
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Ball field covering : TARP
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Motionless : STILL
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Campaign funders, for short : PACS
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Buffalo's lake : ERIE
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Having no vision? : OUTOFSIGHT
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Submarine danger : MINE
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Number between dos and cuatro : TRES
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Weird : EERIE
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Habitual tipplers : SOTS
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Gumbo vegetable : OKRA
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Modify to particular conditions : ADAPT
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Put in the hold : STOW
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"___ Grit" (John Wayne film) : TRUE
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Quaker ___ : OATS
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Ran amok : RIOTED
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Santa's little helper : ELF
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Commercial prefix with Lodge : ECONO
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In a moment : SHORTLY
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Bright and breezy : AIRY
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Still in the out-box, as mail : UNSENT
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Injection selection : SYRINGE
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Having no commandment? : OUTOFORDER
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Prince Valiant's wife : ALETA
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Plopped down again : RESAT
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Museum guide : DOCENT
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Delighted : PLEASED
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Gradual absorption method : OSMOSIS
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Saucy : PERT
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Bradley or Sharif : OMAR
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Having no typeset letters? : OUTOFPRINT
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Stocking shade : ECRU
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Where to watch whales in Massachusetts, with "the" : CAPE
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Writer John Dickson ___ : CARR
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Inkling : IDEA
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"The only thing we have to fear is fear ___": F.D.R. : ITSELF
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Prairie homes : TEEPEES
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It goes around the world : ORBITER
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Mississippi River explorer : DESOTO
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Caught sight of : ESPIED
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Agenda details : ITEMS
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The first part missing in the author's name ___ Vargas ___ : MARIO
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The second part missing in the author's name ___ Vargas ___ : LLOSA
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Istanbul resident : TURK
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Taj Mahal locale : AGRA
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Intel product : CHIP
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Typesetting mark : STET
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Poseidon's domain : SEA

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