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New York Times, Wednesday, March 1, 1995

Author:
Lois Sidway
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Lois Sidway

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 74 for Ms. Sidway. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0301 ( 16,549 )
Across
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"No problemo!" : EASY
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Like a contortionist : LITHE
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Way to go : ROAD
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Threesome : TRIO
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Crazy as _____ : ALOON
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Poet Lazarus : EMMA
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Grp. joining a lawsuit : ACLU
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1969 Hitchcock film : TOPAZ
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A Barrymore : DREW
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"Stop!" : HOLDEVERYTHING
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Judge's issuance : ORDER
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_____ juice (milk) : MOO
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The Last Frontier : ALASKA
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Kind of zoo : PETTING
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Mr. McCarthy, familiarly : GENE
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Erratum : TYPO
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Actor Homolka of "I Remember Mama" : OSCAR
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C.D. collection? : IRA
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"Look!" : SEEHERE
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Give-go link : ITA
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Miller salesman : LOMAN
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Ohio city : LIMA
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Wally's little bro : BEAV
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Take a gander at : EYEBALL
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Just about : NEARLY
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Ricardo's river : RIO
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20 Across, to Popeye : AVAST
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"Listen!" : GETALOADOFTHIS
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One of Esau's in-laws : LEAH
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Prepared to propose : KNELT
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Hauls : TOWS
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Killer whale : ORCA
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Related on the mother's side : ENATE
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Bryce Canyon site : UTAH
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Bust's opposite : BOOM
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Shy guy of the 4077th : RADAR
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1983 Maltby/Shire musical : BABY
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Flight plan info: Abbr. : ETA
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Principal : ARCH
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Storage tower : SILO
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Coin flipper's declaration : YOULOSE
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It's almost past the deadline : LATEDATE
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Gershwin's "The Man _____" : ILOVE
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Lush : TOPER
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Frozen dew : HOAR
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Pepsin, for one : ENZYME
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Cinnamon candies : REDHOTS
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Katz of "Eerie, Indiana" : OMRI
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"Right on!" : AMEN
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Terrytoons' Deputy _____ : DAWG
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Sobriquet for Dwight Gooden : DRK
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From head _____ : TOTOE
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Springy : AGILE
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Artist Neiman : LEROY
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"What's in _____?" : ANAME
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Haiku, e.g. : POEM
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Not as cordial : ICIER
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Kind of day : NATAL
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Extra benefit : GRAVY
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Cheerleader's cheer : YELL
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_____ Beta Kappa : PHI
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Mobile home dweller? : SNAIL
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Pursued : RANAFTER
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"Amadeus" star, 1984 : ABRAHAM
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Rubber duck pond : BATHTUB
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Sightseer : LOOKER
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90 degrees from nord : EST
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"You're _____ duck!" : ADEAD
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Italian physicist : VOLTA
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Liquidy lump : GLOB
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Mr. Saarinen : EERO
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Fast food offering : TACO
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Tolstoy's Karenina : ANNA
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Minimal bit : IOTA
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Clear the decks? : SWAB
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Shrinking : SHY

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

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