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New York Times, Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 247 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 2007, The New York TimesNo. 0904 ( 21,119 )

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Across
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Trots : JOGS
5
Seaweed product : AGAR
9
Visual movement popularized in the 1960s : OPART
14
Twist-apart treat : OREO
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God, for George Burns or Morgan Freeman : ROLE
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U.P.S. supply : BOXES
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One ... : TENDERLOINSTEAK
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Artist's mishap : SMEAR
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79, for gold: Abbr. : ATNO
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Brenner Pass locale : ALPS
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Many a TV clip : PROMO
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"i" completer : DOT
27
Helpless? : SOLO
30
Headed out : WENT
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Averse : LOATH
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Noted polonaise composer : CHOPIN
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Kind of vaccine : ORAL
40
Horse course : HAY
41
Two ... : EGGSSUNNYSIDEUP
44
Prefix with con : NEO
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W.W. I German admiral : SPEE
46
Rafael's wrap : SERAPE
47
On edge : TENSE
49
Big atlas section : ASIA
51
Fateful March date : IDES
52
Mother's hermana : TIA
54
Cable for money? : PAYTV
56
Iolani Palace locale : OAHU
59
Simmer (down) : CALM
61
"I wanna!" : LEMME
65
Three ... : PEACHESANDCREAM
68
End of a fight : TRUCE
69
Langston Hughes poem : ITOO
70
Largest volcano in Europe : ETNA
71
Athenian lawgiver who introduced trial by jury : SOLON
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Big do : FETE
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"Durn it!" : DANG
Down
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Writes quickly : JOTS
2
City near Provo : OREM
3
Subject of modern "mapping" : GENE
4
Fizzy drinks at a five-and-ten : SODAPOPS
5
J.F.K. posting: Abbr. : ARR
6
Start limping : GOLAME
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One, two and three ... or this puzzle's title : ALOTONONESPLATE
8
Guide strap : REIN
9
Baby docs, briefly : OBS
10
It has eyes that can't see : POTATO
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1 1€2 rotation leap : AXEL
12
Bring in the sheaves : REAP
13
Tut's kin? : TSKS
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Goof : ERR
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O.K. sign : NOD
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Confess (to) : OWNUP
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Half an old comedy duo : OLLIE
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Bloodhound's trail : SCENT
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"Golly" : OHGEE
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Access the Web : LOGON
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"Don't give up!" : TRY
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In first place : AHEAD
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Brownish gray : TAUPE
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Ballyhoos : HYPES
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Immigrant from Japan : ISSEI
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Analyze, as ore : ASSAY
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Grant-giving org. : NEA
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High school course, for short : DRIVERED
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Wall plaster : STUCCO
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"Yes, you are!" retort : IAMNOT
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Crackerjack : ACE
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Mom's skill, briefly : TLC
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Makes up one's mind (to) : OPTS
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Sleek, in auto talk : AERO
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Burglar's booty : HAUL
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"You wish!" : ASIF
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Prefix with physical : META
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Thomas who wrote "The Magic Mountain" : MANN
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Slate, e.g., for short : EMAG
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Rooster's mate : HEN
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It goes for a buck : DOE

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

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