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New York Times, Wednesday, October 25, 1995

Author:
Larry Nargi
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Larry Nargi

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKQVX} Spans: 3 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Nargi. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 1025 ( 16,787 )

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Across
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____ chart (horoscope) : NATAL
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Soviet news agency : TASS
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Stanley and Davis, e.g. : CUPS
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Wear away : ERODE
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Killer whale : ORCA
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Sound lower than a flute : OBOE
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Kind of thread : SCREW
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Paltered : LIED
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Tenant's burden : RENT
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1950's science fiction film : THISISLANDEARTH
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Prerevolutionary leader : TSAR
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Israeli airline : ELAL
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Rat trap? : MAZE
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Dress (up) : TOG
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National Review pieces : ESSAYS
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Saucer, maybe : UFO
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Dumbo features : EARS
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Creepy : EERIE
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1950's science fiction film : FORBIDDENPLANET
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Public meeting : FORUM
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Portico : STOA
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Dock workers' grp. : ILA
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Animated dances : STOMPS
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Domain of Minerva : ART
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Ancient Iranian : MEDE
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Gets : SEES
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Buster Brown's dog : TIGE
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1950's science fiction film : DESTINATIONMOON
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Hypochondriac's complaint : ACHE
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Toward shelter : ALEE
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Cardiologist's concern : AORTA
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Flightless bird : RHEA
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Gobs : TARS
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Characteristic : TRAIT
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Sondheim's "Sweeney ____" : TODD
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Revise : EDIT
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Harmonizes, as watch times : SYNCS
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Make a home : NEST
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Mischievous : ARCH
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Actress Spelling : TORI
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"____ Fideles" : ADESTE
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1984-88 Olympic track star : LEWIS
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"Fare" ways : TOLLROADS
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Domingo solo : ARIA
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Vista : SCENE
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Moving seat : SADDLE
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1942 U.S. naval victory site : CORALSEA
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Above, in Abensberg : UBER
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____ l'Évêque cheese : PONT
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Author Kantor : SETH
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Filled : SATED
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Support for the arts : EASEL
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Bungles : MUFFS
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In the works : AFOOT
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Noted mark leaver : ZORRO
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Miss Garbo : GRETA
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Palmer, to friends : ARNIE
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Stockbroker's statistic : YIELD
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Bristles : SETAE
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Making the most haughty sounds : SNORTIEST
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Young fellow : BUMSTEAD
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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame architect : IMPEI
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Suntanning site : PATIO
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Treaty ratifier : SENATE
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Dali's "The Persistence of ____" : MEMORY
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Type of fork or bar : SALAD
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Winged pests : GNATS
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Old Dodge : DART
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Piner for Narcissus : ECHO
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Toolhouse : SHED
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Actress Garr : TERI
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Algerian port : ORAN
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Auricular : OTIC
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Cole and Turner : NATS

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

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