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New York Times, Monday, October 28, 1996

Author:
R. Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 47 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 1028 ( 17,156 )
Across
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Friendly : WARM
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Pro ___ (perfunctory) : FORMA
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Vegas calculation : ODDS
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Lip balm ingredient : ALOE
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Ryan or Tatum : ONEAL
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Urban unrest : RIOT
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National monument dedicated 10/28/1886 : STATUEOFLIBERTY
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Show respect for : HONOR
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Dress : CLOTHE
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Fairy tale villain : OGRE
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Spies' org. : CIA
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PC key : ESC
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47-Across poet : EMMALAZARUS
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Farce : SHAM
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"___ Like It Hot" : SOME
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Clear the blackboard : ERASE
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Ambulance wail : SIREN
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Coffee alternative : TEA
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Catnapper : DOZER
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First month of the ano : ENERO
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Bed-and-breakfasts : INNS
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Kids' indoor ball material : NERF
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Poem inscribed on 17-Across, with "The" : NEWCOLOSSUS
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Draft org. : SSS
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Place for thieves : DEN
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Send out : EMIT
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Lawrence of Arabia portrayer : OTOOLE
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Cry of delight : ZOWIE
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President who dedicated 17-Across : GROVERCLEVELAND
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Take it easy : LAZE
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Adhesive resin : EPOXY
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Huron, for one : LAKE
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Watcher : EYER
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"The Divine Comedy" poet : DANTE
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Examine closely : SCAN
Down
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Do the dishes : WASH
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Palo ___, Calif. : ALTO
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Horse with a gray-sprinkled coat : ROAN
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"Ditto" : METOO
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Enemy : FOE
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Songstress Yoko : ONO
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N.B.A. official : REF
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___ de mer (seasickness) : MAL
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Silverstone of "Clueless" : ALICIA
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Lunch box treat : OREO
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Grime : DIRT
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Biblical verb : DOTH
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Eye inflammation : STYE
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Prod : URGE
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Burned brightly : BLAZED
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Apt. divisions : RMS
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Strong feeling : EMOTION
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Make pure : CLEANSE
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German city north of Cologne : ESSEN
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"Rise and ___!" : SHINE
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Seven-time A.L. batting champ Rod : CAREW
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Prayer responses : AMENS
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Elvis ___ Presley : ARON
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Utterly destroys : RAZES
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Computer operators : USERS
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Feudal workers : SERFS
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First planet: Abbr. : MERC
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Piece of pasta : NOODLE
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Total : SUM
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Gave a longing look : LEERED
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Small, medium or large : SIZE
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Turnpike tabs : TOLLS
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Give a longing look : OGLE
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Waiter's load : TRAY
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Seep out : OOZE
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Finished : OVER
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W.W. II females' service grp. : WAAC
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Durante's "___ Dinka Doo" : INKA
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Idyllic place : EDEN
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Tax return preparer, for short : CPA
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Actor Chaney : LON
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Abbr. after a telephone number : EXT
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Eustacia of "The Return of the Native" : VYE

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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