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New York Times, Friday, September 27, 2002

Home of the Western Hemisphere's tallest hotel

Author:
Michael Shteyman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Michael Shteyman

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 34 Missing: {BJVXYZ} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Shteyman.
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© 2002, The New York Times9/27/02 ( No. 19,316 )

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Across
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Like influential speakers, often : QUOTED
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Noted 1982 computer start-up : COMPAQ
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Like ghostwriters : UNNAMED
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His final film was "Hanging Up" : MATTHAU
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Stout woman? : ALEWIFE
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Its appeal is in creasing : ORIGAMI
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Dupe : SAP
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Prepares beans in a way : REFRIES
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Kind of tax : SIN
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It may be nav. : ACAD
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Angling equipment : REELS
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Saxon foe : CELT
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Denver university : REGIS
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Many records : CDS
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Some kick targets : SHINS
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Ones with iron hands : DESPOTS
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Get on the line : PHONE
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Shrimp : PIPSQUEAK
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Concerning : ANENT
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They work at a high rate : USURERS
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Turner in a subway : STILE
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___-jongg : MAH
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Having not yet made the cut? : PREOP
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Diminutive suffixes : ULES
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Places for salves : SORES
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July 1944 attack site : STLO
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Kind of soda : SAL
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Contemporary of Voltaire : DIDEROT
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Dorm V.I.P.'s : RAS
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Proportional : INSCALE
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Running mates? : ELOPERS
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"But thy ___ summer shall not fade": Shak. : ETERNAL
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It may be chased by its owner : DOGTAIL
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International carrier : QANTAS
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Home to many techs : NASDAQ
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Distant energy source : QUASAR
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Loose, in a way : UNLACED
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Short, as a report : ONEPAGE
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Showy shooter : TAW
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Sharif's relative : EMIR
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Table : DEFER
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Isn't apathetic : CARES
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Sitcom souse : OTIS
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Sess. : MTG
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Not start all at once : PHASEIN
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Mr. Pim's creator : AAMILNE
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Rare delivery : QUINTS
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Goes to the other side : DEFECTS
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Slaves : MOILS
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Site of many military parades : REDSQUARE
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Drives away : DISPELS
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Some tight jewelry : CHOKERS
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It has disks : SPINE
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Quick : SHARP
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Co-___ : OPT
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Little, in Lille : PEU
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Preceded, with "in" : USHERED
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Home of the Western Hemisphere's tallest hotel : ATLANTA
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He played Mr. Magoo in "Mr. Magoo" : NIELSEN
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Unoriginal work : RETREAD
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Good places for basking : SOLARIA
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Title girl of a 1957 Dale Hawkins hit : SUSIEQ
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Hobby shop purchase : MODEL
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Cohabitant, to the Census Bureau : POSSLQ
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Colonial diplomat Deane : SILAS
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Sage : SOLON
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Mike's "Wayne's World" co-star : DANA
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Wrap for some parties : TOGA
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Certain monitor: Abbr. : CRT
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Arena accrual: Abbr. : PTS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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