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New York Times, Saturday, March 25, 1995

Author:
Walter Webb
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Walter Webb

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 41 Missing: {JW} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Webb. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0325 ( 16,573 )
Across
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Aegean island, home of the despot Polycrates : SAMOS
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"Quo Vadis?" garb : TOGAS
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First sergeant, in military slang : TOPKICK
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Lenses : MENISCI
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Type of supplement : ONEADAY
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Was jubilant : EXULTED
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Org. for the Raiders, not the Rams : AFC
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Guanacos : LLAMAS
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Bananas : APE
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Short-billed songbirds : TITS
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TV producer Spelling : AARON
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Tushingham of "Doctor Zhivago" : RITA
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Pick : ELECT
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Tin Pan Alley grp. : BMI
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Former teammate of Darryl : OREL
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More chilling : EERIER
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Judges : ARBITERS
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Start of many Portuguese place names : SAO
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Mideast title : AGA
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Turncoat : QUISLING
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Ardent supporter : VOTARY
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Reverse : UNDO
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Clod : OAF
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Home on the range : TEPEE
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1944 Andy Russell hit : AMOR
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Film director Forman : MILOS
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"Franks" : DOGS
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Remote button: Abbr. : VOL
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Cosa follower : NOSTRA
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Get away : LAM
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Lucifer : EVILONE
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Loblolly : MUDHOLE
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Gerrymanders : REZONES
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Body toxin : ANTIGEN
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Inveigle, in a way : DECOY
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Mouthwatering : TASTY
Down
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Phantasm : SPECTER
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Alias lead-in : AKA
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Summer's beginning : MID
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Florida city : OCALA
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Launch 5/25/73 : SKYLAB
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50's TV western, with "The" : TEXAN
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Albatross : ONUS
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Evans of jazz : GIL
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Crosby's "Blue Skies" partner : ASTAIRE
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Court staff : SCEPTER
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Exactly : TOATEE
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Recorded : ONFILE
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Journal, for one : MEMOIR
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Paragons : IDEALS
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First word of the "Aeneid" : ARMA
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Kind of tail : SCISSOR
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Took turns : ROTATED
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Darker than turquoise : TEAL
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Robert, for one : ROI
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Ger. state : BAV
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"_____ You Babe" : IGOT
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Vibration : QUAVER
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Without emotional reaction : UNMOVED
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Hero-worship : IDOLIZE
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Ear pollutants : NOISES
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"Atlas Shrugged" leader : GALT
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"Mea culpa," at times : APOLOGY
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Delight : REGALE
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Managerial wimps : YESMEN
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Arrangement : FORMAT
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Change, in a way : MONEY
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Post-exercise relaxer : SAUNA
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It's frowned upon : NONO
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_____ cit. : LOC
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Wino's affliction : DTS
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Homer, e.g. : HIT

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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