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New York Times, Tuesday, August 22, 2000

Author:
Ed Early
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Ed Early

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JKQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Early. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2000, The New York TimesNo. 0822 ( 18,550 )
Across
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"You missed a ___!" : SPOT
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Hilo hello : ALOHA
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Summer place : CAMP
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Heather Headley title role on Broadway : AIDA
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Lions' locks : MANES
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Concluded : OVER
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2000 runner : GEORGEBUSH
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Alternative to hot pants : MINI
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Go astray : ERR
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They're on tap in taprooms : ALES
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Coats with gold : GILDS
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Stir up : ROIL
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Humor that's not funny : SARCASM
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Classic Chevy : IMPALA
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Broadway aunt : MAME
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___ dog (backwoods animal) : COON
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Game for the asocial : SOLITAIRE
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What 55-Across is to 17-Across : ELECTIONANAGRAM
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Toppled, in a way : DETHRONED
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Reply to the Little Red Hen : NOTI
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"Off with you!" : AWAY
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Frank : WIENER
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Part of a freight train : FLATCAR
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___ on (orders to attack) : SICS
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Ill-gotten gains : LUCRE
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Prego competitor : RAGU
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Part of a litter : PUP
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Sparkling wine center : ASTI
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See 36-Across : HEBUGSGORE
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Rung : STEP
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Restaurateur of song : ALICE
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Brezhnev's land : USSR
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Famous alter ego : HYDE
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Got smart, with "up" : WISED
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Ravioli filler : MEAT
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Solomon : SAGE
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Jetty : PIER
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Locker room emanation : ODOR
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Driveway material : TAR
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Aviator Earhart : AMELIA
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RCA or Columbia : LABEL
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Burden : ONUS
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"___ a Rebel" (1962 #1 hit) : HES
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Straight-grained wood : ASH
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Chris Rock, for one : COMIC
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1950's Indians All-Star Bobby : AVILA
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Darns : MENDS
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Rainbow maker : PRISM
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Famous Dartmoor facility : GAOL
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Garbo of "Anna Christie" : GRETA
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Dude's place? : RANCH
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First course, maybe : SALAD
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Notorious Idi : AMIN
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Like shrimp during shipping : ICED
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Infiltrator : MOLE
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Langston Hughes, e.g. : POET
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Dollars and Deutsche marks : MONEY
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Echo analyzer : SONAR
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Choreographer de Mille : AGNES
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Monopoly token : IRON
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5¢/gallon, e.g. : RATE
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Head of state in Kuwait : EMIR
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Vestige : TRACE
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Where Red Delicious apples originated : IOWA
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Like a London jurist : WIGGED
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Some hosp. rooms : ICUS
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Jiffy : FLASH
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Robust : LUSTY
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Functioned : ACTED
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Rubbish : TRIPE
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50-Across, e.g. : SAUCE
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McGwire stats : RBIS
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Sit for a photograph : POSE
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___ Minor : URSA
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Overly familiar, maybe : PERT
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Hee's follower : HAW
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Whitney of gin fame : ELI
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Ruin, with "up" : GUM

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later.

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