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New York Times, Thursday, March 28, 1996

Author:
G. Petgrave
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Glenton Petgrave

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 29 Missing: {BJKQXYZ} This is puzzle # 4 for Mr. Petgrave. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0328 ( 16,942 )

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Across
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Charitable one : SPONSOR
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Aloof : OFFISH
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Fish whose male hatches the eggs : SEAHORSE
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Tree-held shelter : LEANTO
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Heaven : PARADISE
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Hard to move : LEADEN
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In the know : AWARE
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Work of Homer : ILIAD
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Ill temper : IRE
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Sugar source : CANE
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Chief : MAIN
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Intellectuals : SAGES
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"Am___believe...?" : ITO
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Confession maker : SINNER
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Arguable : MOOT
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Horses' sounds : NEIGHS
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Sourball : GRUMP
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Breakfast cereal : GRANOLA
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1948 Literature Nobelist : TSELIOT
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Old hand : ADEPT
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Crayola color : SIENNA
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C.I.S. predecessor : USSR
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Furtive one : DARTER
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Take captive : NET
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Domain : REALM
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Winter need : COAT
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Price : COST
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Hair-styling stuff : GEL
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Oil, pharmaceutically : OLEUM
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Scoundrel : DEVIL
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Large lizard : IGUANA
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Protective fence : PALISADE
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Down below : NETHER
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Prominent : ELEVATED
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Hall of Fame members : GREATS
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Put on a pedestal : REVERED
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Nonpotable : SEAWATER
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Irrational distrust : PARANOIA
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Alternative to Midway : OHARE
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Bump : NODE
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___Lanka : SRI
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Legendary Gaelic hero : OSSIAN
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Not steady on the feet : REELING
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Jar : OLLA
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Gives special nursing care : FEEDS
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Airline watchdog grp. : FAA
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Blue shade : INDIGO
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Car option : STEREO
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Fair and square : HONEST
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Typist's concern : SPACING
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Sluggish : INERT
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Duped : MISLED
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Roomy : AMPLE
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Supplied with footwear : SHOD
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Reddish-brown winter apple : RUSSET
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Contort : GNARL
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Israel's Golda : MEIR
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Fast : APACE
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Produce new technology : INNOVATE
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Partial : ONESIDED
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Was a snitch : TATTLED
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Veteran actor : TROUPER
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Insistence : URGING
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"If I Had a Hammer" singer : SEEGER
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Bow to : SALUTE
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"Hot" dish : TAMALE
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Water lilies painter : MONET
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Labor organizer Chavez : CESAR
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Swedish author Gustafsson : LARS
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Belly flop, e.g. : DIVE
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"There you are!" : AHA
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Soviet Physics Nobelist___Landau : LEV

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

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