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New York Times, Thursday, December 28, 1995

Like Cinderella before the Prince?

Author:
Cathy Millhauser
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Cathy Allis

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {XY} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 19 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York Times12/28/95 ( No. 16,851 )

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Kickapoos, e.g. : TRIBE
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“Tuna Fishing” painter : DALI
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Silent one : CLAM
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Emulated the Blob : OOZED
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“My People” author : EBAN
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Dash : RACE
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Like well-behaved clerics? : GOODINVESTMENTS
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Singular : ODD
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Mirror backing : FOIL
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It can bring a tear to your eye : RADISH
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The Great Commoner : PITT
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Spelling on TV : TORI
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Like mosquitoes at a camp? : MALICIOUSINTENT
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Pernod ingredient : ANISE
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Hoopster Archibald : NATE
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“Who, Horatius?” : QUI
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Baker or Battle, e.g. : DIVA
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Producers of bangs? : HAIRS
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Swindle, slangily : BURN
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Put away the dishes : ATE
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Exec’s dispatch : MEMO
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Pickle : SOUSE
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Like tie-dyed clothes? : MARKEDINCREASES
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Hem : EDGE
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Fritzi, to Nancy : AUNT
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Sally : SORTIE
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Mercyhurst College site : ERIE
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Indian sovereignty : RAJ
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Like Cinderella before the Prince? : WRETCHEDINGRATE
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Blue dye : ANIL
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Kind of thermometer : OVEN
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Ticket imperative : ADMIT
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20’s heavyweight Tunney : GENE
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Street band : GANG
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Goes the distance : LASTS
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Fast food option : TOGO
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Crucifix : ROOD
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Shirt label : IZOD
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High-riser, e.g. : BED
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High-rise, e.g. : EDIFICE
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Danny of “Taxi” : DEVITO
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Old actor Walter : ABEL
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___ Cruces : LAS
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Mass sections : INTROITS
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Deserved praise : CREDIT
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O’Grady of “Eight is Enough” : LANI
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Ham bits : ACTS
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Screen : MESH
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Reply to the Little Red Hen : NOTI
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Seine feeder : MARNE
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City on the Arno : PISA
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Pre-1917 ruler : TSAR
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One of Polly Adler’s ilk : MADAM
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Grammy-winning Baker : ANITA
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Hepatologist’s specialty : LIVER
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Washington’s ___ Station : UNION
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Horse play? : EQUUS
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“M*A*S*H” extra : NURSE
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Rake parts : TINES
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Spinose mammal : HEDGEHOG
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Feminine friend : AMIE
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Junk : BOAT
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Ambulance driver : MEDIC
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Dakar’s land : SENEGAL
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Pot : KETTLE
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Giving a darn : CARING
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Trash : RUIN
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Decorative drapery : SWAG
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Caen’s river : ORNE
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Harness part : REIN
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Garden spot : EDEN
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___ horn (shofar) : RAMS
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Keep ___ (persevere) : ATIT
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Jacuzzi set : JETS
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60’s singer Little ___ : EVA
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Vitamin bottle abbr. : RDA

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle.

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