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New York Times, Friday, January 13, 1995

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Judith Perry

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 24 for Ms. Perry. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0113 ( 16,502 )
Across
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_____ cry : AFAR
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Abated : EBBED
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Summary : OUTLINE
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Alternative to pounds : LIRE
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"_____ Remember" ("Fantasticks" song) : TRYTO
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Stuff : CRAM
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Would tolerate no more : DREWTHELINEAT
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Country since 1949 : EIRE
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Essence : ATTAR
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Famous wirehair : ASTA
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"Unto us _____ is given" : ASON
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Actress North : SHEREE
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Branch of med. : GYN
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Took the direct route : MADEABEELINEFOR
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Clothing that goes to waist? : OBI
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Backs : DORSA
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Metaphor, e.g. : TROPE
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Fastness : FORT
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They may be rigged : MASTS
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Authenticating symbol : SEAL
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Subject of Genesis 7-8 : FLOOD
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Labors : TOILS
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Cunning : SLY
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Get rich dishonestly : LINEONESPOCKETS
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Five-centime piece : SOU
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Transfers : DECALS
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Shopping aid : LIST
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Connect : SPAN
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Speaker's prop : EASEL
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Individually : EACH
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Smack hard : HITALINEDRIVE
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Tropical woe : AGUE
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Peace Nobelist Root : ELIHU
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Actress McClurg : EDIE
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Direct means of communication : HOTLINE
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Summation : RECAP
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Escritoire : DESK
Down
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Noted father and son actors : ALDAS
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Coastal inlet : FIRTH
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Glacial aftermath : ARETE
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Put back in the microwave : REWARM
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Old English letter : ETH
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Mineral tar : BREA
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Column heads : BYLINES
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Relative of une province : ETAT
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Senility : DOTAGE
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Queen Elizabeth and others : OCEANLINERS
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"Mila 18" author : URIS
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Product of the coco yam : TARO
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Telephone company employees : LINEMEN
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Opposite of baldness : TREAD
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Region near ancient Palestine : EDOM
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In the time left : YET
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Sister of Urania : ERATO
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Professional org. : ASSOC
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Hand-dyed fabric : BATIK
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Antagonists : FOES
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Shade of blue : OPAL
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Bank : RELY
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Not operating : OFFLINE
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Machete : BOLO
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Dietary supplement : IRON
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Conforms : TOESTHELINE
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Bob, for one : SLED
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Mil. honor : DSO
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Pegasus, e.g. : STEED
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Narc's target : PUSHER
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Timorous : SCARED
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Parenthetical comment : ASIDE
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Jeans : LEVIS
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Smooth : SLEEK
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Wife of Jacob : LEAH
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"Who steals my purse steals trash" speaker : IAGO
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Rabbit's tail : SCUT
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Pier foundation : PILE
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Suffix with idiom : ATIC
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Okinawa port : NAHA
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Means of identification : LINEUP

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

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