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New York Times, Saturday, March 4, 1995

Author:
Rand H. Burns
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rand H. Burns

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 35 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 16 for Mr. Burns. NYT links: Across Lite
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G
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L
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A
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EYE
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D
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B
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D
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EYE
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A
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P
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L
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L
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F
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S
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D
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A
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N
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O
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P
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K
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EYE
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0304 ( 16,552 )
Across
1
Taxidermist's item : GLASSEYE
7
Hawaiian for "long" : LOA
10
Covent Garden performer : DIVA
14
Give : BESTOW
15
Three-footed : TRIPEDAL
17
Edda author _____ Sturluson : SNORRI
18
Two-time British P.M. : DISRAELI
19
"In the Heat of the Night" setting : SPARTA
21
Knotty : NODOUS
22
Ellery Queen, e.g. : PENNAME
25
Lace accommodator : EYELET
26
Disposed : APT
29
How to play a dirge : LENTO
30
Language derived from Esperanto : IDO
31
Deighton's "Only When I _____" : LARF
33
Met : SEEN
34
Arabic figure : DIGIT
37
Touching : AGAINST
39
Lack of clarity : OPACITY
41
Reason : SENSE
42
Yukon, e.g.: Abbr. : TERR
44
Maintain : KEEP
45
Feminine subject : SHE
46
Cyberspace service : EMAIL
48
Full-house sign : SRO
49
Comics character since 1929 : POPEYE
51
Summery : ESTIVAL
53
Woody vine : SMILAX
55
Rio Grande city : LAREDO
58
"May I present..." : HEREWITH
61
Vacuum-tube type : TRIODE
63
Absence of a body part : AGENESIS
64
Early geometer : EUCLID
65
Rolls : WADS
66
Celebrated boy-king : TUT
67
Pirate's wear : EYEPATCH
Down
1
Literary inits. : GBS
2
Cariou and Dawson : LENS
3
Drenched : ASOP
4
Use corporal punishment, in a way : STRAP
5
Light chestnut : SORREL
6
Court testifier : EYEWITNESS
7
Bygone Ford : LTD
8
"..._____ shall die" : ORI
9
River to the Oise : AISNE
10
Marksman : DEADEYEDICK
11
Communism and others : IDEOLOGIES
12
Utility : VALUE
13
Favored set : ALIST
16
Money maker : PRO
20
Actress Bening et al. : ANNETTES
23
Bolted down : ATE
24
Disneyland feature : MONORAIL
26
"_____, poor Milan!": Prospero : ALAS
27
Leaf : PAGE
28
Eventuated : TRANSPIRED
30
Cretan summit : IDA
32
Camera accessory : FISHEYELENS
35
Appian Way, e.g. : ITER
36
Mistranscription : TYPO
38
Born : NEE
40
Gardner's Paul Drake, e.g. : PRIVATEEYE
43
Ambulance crew member: Abbr. : EMT
47
Thrash : LARRUP
49
"Nonsense!" : PSHAW
50
Resistance figure : OMEGA
51
Take up space : EXIST
52
German camera : LEICA
54
Wow : AWE
56
Cabbagehead : DOLT
57
Of Pindar's work : ODIC
59
English sky-god : TIU
60
Presidential inits. : HST
62
Crossed "d" letter : EDH

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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