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New York Times, Saturday, March 26, 1994

Author:
Randolph Ross
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randolph Ross

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 64, Blocks: 41 Missing: {GJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0326 ( 16,209 )

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Across
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Beverage order : DECAF
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Entrust, as authority : REPOSE
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Aches and pains : MALADIES
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Emulates Romeo and Juliet : ELOPES
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Fade away : EVANESCE
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Inattentive : ASLEEP
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Some pages : TELEPHONECALLS
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Kind of farmer : TENANT
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Mnemonic device : CUE
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Quietly : SOTTOVOCE
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_____ States : PAPAL
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Jubilation : MERRIMENT
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At hand : CLOSEBY
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Cordage grass : ESPARTO
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Blessings in old Rome : BENEDICTA
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Show distaste : SNEER
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Reasons for track meet do-overs : BADSTARTS
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Medit. state : ISR
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Author of ''Murder in the White House'' : TRUMAN
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Screenplays : MOVIESCENARIOS
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DeMille's Delilah : LAMARR
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Seriatim : ENDTOEND
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Having a courtyard : ATRIAL
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Punctuates : STRESSES
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Farm sound : WHINNY
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Seconds: Abbr. : ASSTS
Down
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1993 Kevin Kline movie : DAVE
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Carrier to 41 Across : ELAL
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Dandy's accouterment : CANE
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Talented : ADEPT
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Angles : FISHES
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Rod sites : REACTORS
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Designer Schiaparelli : ELSA
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Campaign event : POLL
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European auto : OPEL
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Matches : SEES
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Paranormal ability : ESP
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New York landmark, with "the" : MET
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Tercels and Prizms, e.g. : ECONOMYCARS
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Subject of the 17th Amendment : SENATE
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Solicitation : ENTREATMENT
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Biblical spy : CALEB
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''When you wish _____...'' : UPONA
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Provided with a curved joint, in architecture : EASED
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C.E.O.'s and B.M.O.C.'S : VIPS
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Muscateer? : OMANI
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Astronomical discovery of 1801 : CERES
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Computer command : ENTER
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Toxic compound, for short : PCB
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Digital displays : LEDS
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Mountain climber's challenge : TOR
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How sore losers lose : BITTERLY
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Breathers : TRUCES
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Colleague of Ruth and Clarence : SANDRA
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Rump: Lat. : NATES
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Subject of anxiety? : MATH
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Ahab's father : OMRI
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Narcissistic : VAIN
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Subject of Gary Sick's ''All Fall Down'' : IRAN
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Founding New Yorker editor : ROSS
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"y" to the max : IEST
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Certain addition column : ONES
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Radical 60's grp. : SDS
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Cops : LAW

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

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