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New York Times, Wednesday, February 7, 1996

Author:
Frank A. Longo
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Frank Longo

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Longo. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0207 ( 16,892 )

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Across
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Stuff of which heros are made? : SALAMI
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Add to the pot : ANTE
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April 15 org. : IRS
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Novelist Lurie : ALISON
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Tide controller : MOON
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Card game : LOO
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Inkling : NOTION
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One-story cottage : BUNGALOW
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1984 Dillon coming-of-age film : THEFLAMINGOKID
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Paddle : OAR
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Corroded : ATE
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Confederate soldier : REB
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1978 Burton adventure : THEWILDGEESE
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Razor brand : ATRA
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Savage Island, now : NIUE
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Civil rights leader Wilkins : ROY
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1969 Eastwood action film : WHEREEAGLESDARE
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Lode load : ORE
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Blue dye : ANIL
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___du Salut : ILES
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1989 Duvall miniseries : LONESOMEDOVE
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J.F.K.'s predecessor : DDE
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Pollution control grp. : EPA
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Links letters : PGA
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1975 Wayne western : ROOSTERCOGBURN
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Confused states : TURMOILS
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Undid : RUINED
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Infomercials : ADS
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Ending with slug or song : FEST
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Ride a seesaw : TEETER
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Stinger : BEE
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Mainz Mrs. : FRAU
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Highly decorated : ORNATE
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___Domingo : SANTO
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Hilo hello : ALOHA
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Bottle capacity : LITER
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"___I cared!" : ASIF
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Dough : MOOLAH
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Natural : INNATE
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Two-way prefix : AMBI
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It may be proper : NOUN
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Chinese secret society : TONG
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Gluts : ENGORGES
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Narow-minded : ILLIBERAL
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Crucifix : ROOD
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Barnyard female : SOW
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Tropical tree : AKEE
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Kitten's cry : MEW
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Lime-juicer, in English slang : TAR
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Fireplace : INGLE
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___Bad Wolf, of the comics : LIL
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Payable : DUE
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Irked : SORE
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They may get 40 lashes : EYES
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Military no-show : AWOL
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Poet's preposition : THRO
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Sign again : REENDORSE
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Abates : EASESOFF
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Electronic music pioneer : ENO
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Archer's skill : AIM
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Run out of steam : DIE
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Biblical kingdom : EDOM
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Yr.'s end : DEC
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Portuguese city : OPORTO
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Less clear : VAGUER
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___Arenas (Chile's southernmost city) : PUNTA
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Welcome : GREET
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Wrestling's___the Giant : ANDRE
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Uncivil : RUDE
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Deck : TIER
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Actress Lanchester : ELSA
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Queue after Q : RSTU
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Artesian "well" : BIEN
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Bill : TAB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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