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New York Times, Friday, October 27, 1995

Author:
Mark Diehl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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1.571038
Mark Diehl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 1027 ( 16,789 )
Across
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Electron grabbers : ANODES
7
"____ Next Door" (1944 tune) : THEBOY
13
Neighbor of Brazil : SURINAM
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Direct route : BEELINE
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Sight from Diamond Head : WAIKIKI
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Checks (in) : REPORTS
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Cape ____ : ANN
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Ancestry : DESCENT
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See 1 Down : DAM
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They've earned their stripes: Abbr. : NCOS
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Cowpuncher's worry : STRAY
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Paris's Cimetière du ____ Lachaise : PERE
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Continental money : ECUS
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Munch : EAT
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Emulsifying agent : ALGIN
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Winner of five 1965 Oscars : DOCTORZHIVAGO
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Persevered : CARRIEDON
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Show disdain : THUMBONESNOSE
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Swimming hazard : CRAMP
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"____ doll..." : BEA
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Tried to get back at : SUED
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Seder mainstay : LAMB
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"Magister Ludi" author : HESSE
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Highlands attire : TAMS
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Draft ____ : ALE
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Long-haired cat : PERSIAN
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Set : GEL
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Projecting : SALIENT
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One in a Red Cross shelter : EVACUEE
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Tricky pitches : SLIDERS
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Successfully counterattack : REPULSE
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Bed cover : CANOPY
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Young food-fish : SAMLET
Down
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With 21 Across, 1960's construction marvel : ASWAN
2
Subtle : NUANCED
3
Part of the Venezuela-Colombia border : ORINOCO
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Cartoonist Browne : DIK
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Tennyson heroine : ENID
6
Sushi chasers : SAKES
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Minuscule : TEENY
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Numerical prefix : HEPT
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"Xanadu" band : ELO
10
Audubon specimen : BIRDEGG
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Sackets Harbor's lake : ONTARIO
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Boss pleasers : YESMEN
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Fonda title role : MISTERROBERTS
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Relax : BREATHEEASIER
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Pure bedlam : CRAZINESS
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Give in : SUCCUMB
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Think through : PLANOUT
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It may travel first-class : STAMP
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Several English rivers : AVONS
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Regalia item : ORB
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Tags : IDS
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Vocal filler : TRALALA
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Rat-infested burg : HAMELIN
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Jonathan, for one : SEAGULL
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1985 Reagan appointee : EDMEESE
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Third-rate : CLASSC
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Dennis the Menace's dad : HENRY
43
Housing projects? : EAVES
45
Driving hazard : SLEET
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Slight complaint : PEEP
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Wine valley : NAPA
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"Yes," in church : IDO
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Word of honor? : CUM

Answer summary: 9 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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