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New York Times, Tuesday, October 22, 1996

"Every Breath You Take" singer

Author:
E. Quigley
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Brendan Emmett Quigley

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JZ} This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. Quigley.
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© 1996, The New York Times10/22/96 ( No. 17,150 )

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Across
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What Pandora released : EVILS
6
Fuel from a marsh : PEAT
10
Like some seas : CALM
14
City SE of Dayton : XENIA
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Flesh-eating giant : OGRE
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Roman historian : LIVY
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Californian's worry : EARTHQUAKE
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Ireland : ERIN
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It may help you go on : CUE
21
"___ Lang Syne" : AULD
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Its capital is Belgrade : SERBIA
24
Stick-to-it-iveness : GRIT
25
Atheist Madalyn Murray ___ : OHAIR
26
Best : DEFEAT
29
Betty Boop feature : SPITCURL
32
Poland Springs rival : EVIAN
33
Comes out of a coma : STIRS
34
Comprehend : SEE
35
Actress Teri : GARR
36
"___ so!" : TAINT
37
Detective Charlie : CHAN
38
Summer drink : ADE
39
Complain : WHINE
40
Handle : WIELD
41
Plenty mad : SEETHING
43
Noxious gas : MIASMA
44
"Give it ___!" : AREST
45
Kind of list : TODO
46
Optic nerve toucher : RETINA
48
Drive away : SHOO
49
Call to a lamb : BAA
52
Far from land : ASEA
53
Budget-busting 1995 movie : WATERWORLD
56
Soil fertilizer : MARL
57
Tiny bit : ATAD
58
Noted modeling agency : ELITE
59
Mug : PUSS
60
Certain exercises : YOGA
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Exorcism battler : DEMON
Down
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Barron's reader : EXEC
2
Cote de ___ (French entree) : VEAU
3
Concerning : INRE
4
Word with English or kiddie : LIT
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Desertlike : SAHARAN
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Turkey tot? : POULT
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"Yikes!" : EGAD
8
Biblical vessel : ARK
9
Concert souvenir : TEESHIRT
10
Priest : CLERIC
11
Retouches, in a way : AIRBRUSHES
12
Chapter 57 : LVII
13
Mimicking bird : MYNA
18
Hang up one's spurs : QUIT
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Consumes : EATS
24
Paraphernalia : GEAR
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Think out loud : OPINE
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Ballerina painter : DEGAS
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Skirt : EVADE
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Freak show attractions : FIREEATERS
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"Every Breath You Take" singer : STING
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Area : REALM
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___ hand (help) : LENDA
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Good Samaritan and then some : SAINT
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"Over here!" : THISAWAY
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"Adios" : CIAO
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Reporter's question : WHEN
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Bereaved, in a way : WIDOWED
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Court TV broadcasts : TRIALS
43
Othello, e.g. : MOOR
45
70's courtroom series : THEDA
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Thruway entrance : RAMP
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Genesis twin : ESAU
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What does attract : STAG
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Sanka rival : BRIM
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Kind of sax : ALTO
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Mideast's Gulf of ___ : ADEN
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___ Z : ATO
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Ring cheer : OLE

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

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