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New York Times, Wednesday, February 1, 1995

Author:
Chet Currier
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chet Currier

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Currier. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0201 ( 16,521 )
Across
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Twin : DUAL
5
Market Square Arena team : PACERS
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Dog command : BEG
14
Eye : OGLE
15
Turkish travel stop : IMARET
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Bygone coalition: Abbr. : UAR
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"E.R." rival : CHICAGOHOPE
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Brother : FRA
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Kay Kyser's "_____ Reveille" : TIL
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Hide-hair connector : NOR
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_____ in the ointment : AFLY
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Cape Cod sight : DUNE
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E.B. White output : ESSAYS
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Stultified : INARUT
28
Free and easy : CASUAL
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Isolated : SOLE
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Religious rift : SCHISM
33
Anomalous : ODD
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Works into shape : MOLDS
38
Scull : OAR
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Clear-eyed : SOBER
41
Chunk of history : ERA
42
Gulch : ARROYO
45
Wretched : VILE
46
Frequent dice rolls : SEVENS
48
It may be laid down : THELAW
50
Confused : FOGGED
52
Pitch : HURL
53
60's coif : AFRO
54
Mate for Bambi : DOE
57
Outback egg-layer : EMU
58
Western Indian : UTE
59
Horse of the Year, 1977 : SEATTLESLEW
64
Wedding notice word : NEE
65
Get more gas : REFUEL
66
"_____ perpetua" (Idaho's motto) : ESTO
67
Actress Lesley _____ Warren : ANN
68
Shakespeare's Duke of Illyria : ORSINO
69
Canvasback : DUCK
Down
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Cohort of Wyatt : DOC
2
"Yuck" relative : UGH
3
"Aladdin" prince : ALI
4
Reprimanded : LECTURED
5
Farm newcomers : PIGLETS
6
Catullus's "Odi et _____" : AMO
7
Songwriter Sammy : CAHN
8
Switch ending : EROO
9
Subdue : REPRESS
10
Sault _____ Marie : STE
11
Subject of an E.E. Cummings "portrait" : BUFFALOBILL
12
Civil War general, loser at Waynesboro : EARLY
13
Becomes grizzled : GRAYS
18
Japanese aborigine : AINU
22
Film speed no. : ASA
23
Former New York Mets manager : DALLASGREEN
25
Tasks for calculators : SUMS
26
"Woe _____!" : ISME
27
Jordanian queen : NOOR
28
Turmoil : CHAOS
29
Light and open : AIRY
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Mawkish material : CORN
34
Poet Walter _____ Mare : DELA
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Lured : DREW
37
Goal preventer : SAVE
40
Trite : OVERUSED
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Forest denizen : REDDEER
44
1982 James Earl Jones role : OTHELLO
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The big I : EGO
49
Actor Cronyn : HUME
50
Creatures : FAUNA
51
Many times : OFTEN
55
Dunces : OAFS
56
Toiletries case : ETUI
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Kind of hotel, for short : SRO
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X : TEN
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Southeastern Conference sch. : LSU
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Catchall abbr. : ETC
63
Stir-fry vessel : WOK

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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