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New York Times, Monday, February 26, 1996

Author:
N. Steinberg
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Norma Steinberg

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 44 for Ms. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0226 ( 16,911 )
Across
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Zilch : NADA
5
Stored, as papers : FILED
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60's-70's hairdo : AFRO
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Second hand : USED
15
___fell swoop : INONE
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Beat soundly : DRUB
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Film for which Daniel Day-Lewis won an Oscar : MYLEFTFOOT
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Ascended : ROSE
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Congresswoman Abzug : BELLA
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A single time : ONCE
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Like printers' fingers : INKY
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Elevator alternative : STAIRS
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Short___ : SHRIFT
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Trawler's equipment : NETS
29
Panache : STYLE
32
Apex : ACME
35
Olympics ceremony music : ANTHEM
39
Goal : AIM
40
___Guevara : CHE
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"Off-limits" : PRIVATE
42
Sleep phenomenon: Abbr. : REM
43
Spicy : HOT
44
Append : ATTACH
45
___St. Vincent Millay : EDNA
46
Actor Tom of "The Seven Year Itch" : EWELL
48
New Yorker writer E.J.___ : KAHN
50
Go on and on : RAMBLE
54
Comstock Lode site : NEVADA
58
"Desire Under the___" : ELMS
60
Fox's shrill cry : YELP
62
Tree exudation : RESIN
63
Stock exchange position : SEAT
64
"Night Gallery" host : RODSERLING
66
Follow : TAIL
67
Ryan or Tatum : ONEAL
68
Keats works : ODES
69
Rooney of "60 Minutes" : ANDY
70
"Phooey!" : NERTS
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Saucy : PERT
Down
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Desensitizes : NUMBS
2
To date : ASYET
3
Perry's secretary : DELLA
4
Sweet girl of song : ADELINE
5
Suit : FIT
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Data : INFO
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"On Golden Pond" birds : LOONS
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Tennyson's "___Arden" : ENOCH
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Impede, as an attack : DETER
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Unanchored : ADRIFT
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Place for a lawn : FRONTYARD
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J.F.K.'s Secretary of State : RUSK
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Follow orders : OBEY
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$1.50 for the first 1/5 mile, e.g. : FARE
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Onset : START
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"Woe___!" : ISME
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Tantrum : SNIT
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Mortgage : LIEN
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Poet Lazarus : EMMA
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Symptom for a dentist : ACHE
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Grub : CHOW
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Municipal employee in a Beatles song : METERMAID
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New Deal proj. : TVA
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Chop none too carefully : HACK
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Patriot Allen : ETHAN
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Tree in Miami : PALM
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Wrap : ENVELOP
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"As the final point..." : LASTLY
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German mister : HERR
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Justice White : BYRON
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Sierra___ : LEONE
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Kind of statesman : ELDER
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All kidding___ : ASIDE
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Informal eatery : DINER
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High anxiety : ANGST
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"Como___usted?" : ESTA
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Like Jack Sprat's diet : LEAN
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11th graders' exam: Abbr. : PSAT
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Raised railways : ELS

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