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New York Times, Monday, March 13, 1995

Author:
Ernie Furtado
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Ernie Furtado

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQUXZ} This is puzzle # 27 for Mr. Furtado. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0313 ( 16,561 )

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Across
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Writer Tom or Thomas : WOLFE
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Help in crime : ABET
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One _____ (form of baseball) : OCAT
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Of the lower intestine : ILEAC
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Ready for picking : RIPE
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Canceled, as a launch : NOGO
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Neato : PEACHYKEEN
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One more time : ANEW
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Glimpses : ESPIES
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_____-do-well : NEER
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Referee's count : TEN
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Household power: Abbr. : ELEC
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Phoenix neighbor : MESA
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_____-been : HAS
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Cuticle shaper : ORANGESTICK
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Patriot Allen : ETHAN
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"Crazy" bird : LOON
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Hydroxyl compound : ENOL
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Eins + zwei : DREI
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Court center, usually : PIVOT
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Hawaii's state bird : NENE
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Loses all power : DIES
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Did better than a B : ACED
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Welsh dog : CORGI
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Curry favor with : APPLEPOLISH
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_____ Diego : SAN
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Golfer Ballesteros : SEVE
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List ender : ETAL
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_____-jongg : MAH
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"Masque of Alfred" composer : ARNE
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Eats away, as soil : ERODES
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"..._____ saw Elba" : EREI
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Kid's bike part : BANANASEAT
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Polaris, e.g. : STAR
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Scent : ODOR
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Crowded : DENSE
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Fictional Mr. : HYDE
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Exhibit boredom : YAWN
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Mr. Kefauver : ESTES
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Towel (off) : WIPE
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Corrida cheers : OLES
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Jump : LEAP
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Prime _____ evidence : FACIE
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Level of command : ECHELON
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Couples' transportation? : ARK
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Good: Fr. : BIEN
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Fencer's blade : EPEE
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Urban housing : TENEMENT
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End _____ high note : ONA
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Receptacles : CONTAINERS
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"A Death in the Family" writer James : AGEE
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Burg : TOWN
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River through Flanders : YSER
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Legal matter : RES
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Printed cloth : CALICO
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Shorthand taker : STENO
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Gossipy Hopper : HEDDA
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In position, as a sail : ATRIP
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_____ Bay, Brooklyn : SHEEPSHEAD
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Unusual : NOVEL
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Sweet treat : GOODIE
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Afro-Cuban drum : CONGA
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Anne of fashion : KLEIN
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Usher's route : AISLE
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Fledgling entrepreneur : PAPERBOY
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Message in mime : CHARADE
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_____ Marie Saint : EVA
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Anna who played Nana : STEN
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Comes in last : LOSES
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Netting : MESH
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Pretentious : ARTY
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It means nothing to Julio : NADA
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Plenty, old-style : ENOW
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Fender bender memento : DENT
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Ill at _____ : EASE
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Fr. holy women : STES
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Dander : IRE
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Prince Valiant's son : ARN

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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