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New York Times, Saturday, April 15, 1995

Author:
Bob Klahn
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bob Klahn

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 26 Missing: {GQUX} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Klahn. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0415 ( 16,594 )
Across
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Rudimentary stages : EMBRYOS
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Loser to Herbert Hoover : ALSMITH
15
“Measure for Measure” character : MARIANA
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“War and Peace” heroine : NATASHA
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Flipped out : FREAKED
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Plant too much : OVERSOW
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It’s spotted in the woods : OCELOT
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Readily predictable : KNEEJERK
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Cartoonist Chast : ROZ
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Relative of the lemming : VOLE
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Butcher shop buys : LOINS
25
Blueprint detail : SPEC
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Utopia, literally : NOPLACE
30
Rowdydows : TODOS
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Filibuster : STALL
33
1970’s discipline : EST
36
“Butterfield 8” Oscar winner : ELIZABETHTAYLOR
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Triple Crown jockey Turcotte : RON
40
In _____ (from a lab) : VITRO
41
Crosby’s record label : DECCA
42
Get back on : REBOARD
44
Nice bread : PAIN
45
Spooks : SPIES
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Biz biggies : CEOS
50
Family members : PAS
51
Family members : KINSFOLK
54
Tarnish : DEFILE
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Away, in a way : ONLEAVE
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Body _____ : POLITIC
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Attitudes : STANCES
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Queen’s University site : BELFAST
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Tomboys : HOYDENS
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Nods : ASSENTS
Down
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“Howards End” novelist : EMFORSTER
2
Favorite of Kublai Khan : MARCOPOLO
3
Arrived airily : BREEZEDIN
4
Muscat moolah : RIAL
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Comic Smirnoff : YAKOV
6
About 907 kilograms : ONETON
7
Crushed : SAD
8
Mr. X, for short : ANON
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Deterge : LAVE
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Reinforced, in a way : STEELCLAD
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Gortner of “Falcon Crest” : MARJOE
12
Ichikawa immigrant : ISSEI
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Annoyance : THORN
14
Advertises : HAWKS
20
Stayed on top (of) : KEPTTRACK
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Be beaten by : LOSETO
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Bro : COZ
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Punjab capital : LAHORE
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High, in music : ALT
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Avoids embarrassment : SAVESFACE
33
Yosemite peak : ELCAPITAN
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Bolshevik : SOCIALIST
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Cuts across : TRANSECTS
37
Catcher behind the plate? : BIB
38
Ozarks O.K. : YEP
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Forward : RESEND
43
Old fogies : DODOES
45
Smidgen : SKOSH
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Scout, for one : PINTO
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Champleve : INLAY
49
Unloads : SELLS
52
Tandoor : OVEN
53
Subtracting : LESS
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“Spirit of 76” instrument : FIFE
57
Striking grp. : PBA

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

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