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New York Times, Tuesday, October 24, 1995

"It's ___ vu all over again": Yogi Berra

Author:
Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Stephanie Spadaccini

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 12 for Ms. Spadaccini. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York Times10/24/95 ( No. 16,786 )

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Across
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Amulet : CHARM
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Box office hit, slangily : BOFF
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Coasted : SLID
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Movie cowboy Lash ___ : LARUE
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Atmosphere : AURA
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Peg Bracken's "I ___ to Cook Book" : HATE
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Discharge : EGEST
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Read quickly : SCAN
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Russian "John" : IVAN
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Juicy reading : TRASHYNOVELS
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A B C's : BASICS
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Slippery guy : EEL
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Seeded bread : RYE
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"Runaway" singer Shannon : DEL
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Comic Margaret : CHO
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Three, in Ulm : DREI
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Conceits : EGOS
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Corrida cheer : OLE
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Pants' lowest point : ANKLE
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Nutrition is not their concern : JUNKFOODJUNKIES
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Get close to, old-style : ANEAR
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Sneaky laugh : HEH
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Flaccid : SOFT
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Argument : TIFF
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Hijinks : FUN
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Grand Central, e.g.: Abbr. : STA
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Recede : EBB
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German article : DIE
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Playful, as a kitten : FRISKY
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City dweller's awakener, maybe : GARBAGETRUCK
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Sticky stuff : GLUE
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Sheltered : ALEE
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"G.E. College Bowl" host Robert : EARLE
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Give off : EMIT
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Depend (on) : RELY
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Tough guy : STOIC
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Unit of force : DYNE
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Mineral rocks : ORES
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Allegro, e.g. : TEMPO
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Maison's key : CLE
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Witch : HAG
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"We ___ the Champions" (1978 hit) : ARE
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Loses limberness : RUSTS
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System of measurement : METRIC
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Recital performance : BASSSOLO
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Reaction to a pinch : OUCH
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Like old lamp cords : FRAYED
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One who completely misses the ball : FANNER
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Street knife : SHIV
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Tennis's Rod : LAVER
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Where Como is : ITALY
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Tightly packed : DENSE
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Flu clue : ACHOO
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New York city : OLEAN
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Commenced : BEGUN
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Autobiographical book by Adm. Byrd : ALONE
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"It's ___ vu all over again": Yogi Berra : DEJA
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Signs on the dotted line : INKS
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32-card game : SKAT
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Old English letter : EDH
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Newsstand : KIOSK
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Southpaw : LEFTY
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"Cómo ___?" : ESTA
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Mexican artist Kahlo : FRIDA
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Anne of TV's "Topper" : JEFFREYS
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Swahili "freedom" : UHURU
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The barber of Seville : FIGARO
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Bug's antenna : FEELER
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Most genteel : NICEST
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Prodded, with "on" : EGGED
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Mild and pleasant : BALMY
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U.C.L.A. player : BRUIN
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Rollerblade : SKATE
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___ noire : BETE
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Prompter's beginning : TELE
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Computer acronym : ROM
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Back talk : LIP
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Author Umberto : ECO

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