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New York Times, Friday, March 1, 1996

Author:
Charles E. Gersch
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Charles E. Gersch

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 38 for Mr. Gersch. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0301 ( 16,915 )
Across
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Microwaveable meal : TVDINNER
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Reach : GETAT
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Card game also called schnautz : THIRTYONE
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Nellie Forbush's "South Pacific" love : EMILE
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Environmentalist's activity : RECYCLING
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Continued : RANON
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Pierre's soul : AME
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Car engine part : HOSE
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Something much watched : WEIGHT
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Hoover Dam loc. : NEV
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"___blue-bell or streamer" (Poe poem start) : NEATH
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Ancestress of six tribes of Israel : LEAH
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Does a dog trick : SPEAKS
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Subject of a certain code : DRESS
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Stick one's___ (meddle) : OARIN
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"It's___thing!" : ASURE
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Detroit inits. : GMC
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1939 Jimmy Stewart role : MRSMITH
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Holiday decoration : MENORAH
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Jamaican music : SKA
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Win completely : SWEEP
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1970 World's Fair site : OSAKA
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Flimflammer : CHEAT
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Detective, often : TRACER
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Wound : GASH
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First name in dance : ADELE
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Add-on : ELL
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Slight improvement : UPTICK
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Delaware Senator William : ROTH
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Never, in Nurnberg : NIE
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"If I Were___Man" ("Fiddler" tune) : ARICH
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Collection of a sort : ANTHOLOGY
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Home for Hadrian : VILLA
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Lines at a stadium? : BASEPATHS
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Take up, e.g. : ALTER
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Jazz band part : CLARINET
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Disney venture : THEMEPARK
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The opposite : VICEVERSA
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Like Rioja wine : DRY
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Yen : ITCH
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These may run while you walk : NYLONS
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Brattle : NOISE
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Supreme Courts, e.g. : ENNEADS
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Std. : REG
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"Power" star, 1986 : GERE
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Writes modern-style : EMAILS
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Small amount : TINGE
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Farewell : ALOHA
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Tin anniversary : TENTH
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Some windows : TRANSOMS
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Invitation heading : WHERE
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Surpass : TRUMP
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Rifleman's second in command? : AIM
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Deli delicacy : KNISH
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___Wences of "The Ed Sullivan Show" : SENOR
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Onward : AHEAD
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Musical embellishment : GRACENOTE
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Belittle, with "of" : MAKELIGHT
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Brandon Thomas play "___Aunt" : CHARLEYS
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Pinch : TWEAK
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___Mayor (Spanish Big Dipper) : OSA
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God, with "the" : ETERNAL
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Chewing gum base : CHICLE
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Restrain : TETHER
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Fruit jelly source : GUAVA
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Shower time : APRIL
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Pink-legged bird : STILT
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"___luck!" : LOTSA
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Scorch : CHAR
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Tribe whose name means "peaceful" : HOPI
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Epitome of simplicity : ABC
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The year, in Paris : LAN

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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