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New York Times, Saturday, April 20, 1996

Organization founded by Jean Henri Dunant

Author:
R. Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 31 Missing: {FJKQXZ} This is puzzle # 33 for Mr. Norris.
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© 1996, The New York Times4/20/96 ( No. 16,965 )
Across
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Kind of mass : CRITICAL
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Dull : DAMPEN
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Tangolike dance : HABANERA
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Pleistocene epoch : ICEAGE
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Breakfast order : OVEREASY
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Printing, carpentry, etc. : TRADES
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Geom. figure : CIR
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Allay : SOOTHE
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Alphabet string : RST
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"Nothing___" : TOIT
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Messenger : ENVOY
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Mechanical, after "by" : ROTE
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Consternation : ALARM
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Make a foozle : ERR
30
Humdinger : ONER
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Prevail : WINOUT
33
Unpaved surfaces : ROADBEDS
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Fed. watchdog : OSHA
37
"Peter Pan" character : SMEE
38
Episodes : CHAPTERS
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Stung : BURNED
46
Italian artist Guido : RENI
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Corker : PIP
48
1940's Chief Justice : STONE
49
Elvis's middle name : ARON
50
Remove via percolation : LEACH
53
Recorded proceedings : ACTA
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Year in a Roman sci-fi film? : MMI
55
Danish : PASTRY
56
Relief : AID
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Starting time? : MONDAY
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Certain vaudeville act : TAPDANCE
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Villa : ESTATE
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1953 Emmy-winning actress : EVEARDEN
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One of a team of eight : DASHER
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Organization founded by Jean Henri Dunant : REDCROSS
Down
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Mississippi native : CHOCTAW
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Ristorante offering : RAVIOLI
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Basque, e.g. : IBERIAN
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Stain : TAR
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Chemical suffix : INE
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Wrap up : CEASE
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Unlawful firing : ARSON
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Airport event : LAYOVER
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Short, impassioned poem : DITHYRAMB
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It may be a lot : ACRE
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"Give__ break!" : MEA
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Boss : PADRONE
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Cast out : EGESTED
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Family types : NESTERS
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Plaza de___ : TOROS
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Enter marching : TROOPIN
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"Smoke Gets in Your Eyes" musical : ROBERTA
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Nonnegotiable item : MUST
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1992 Robert Altman film : THEPLAYER
34
Jupiter or Apollo, e.g. : DEUS
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Eary sign of spring : ARIES
38
Studied : CRAMMED
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Shade of pink : HERMOSA
40
Oils : ANOINTS
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Go all over : SPATTER
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"Sorry, that's impossible!" : NOCANDO
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Allures : ENTICES
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Anesthetizes : DEADENS
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Desire : CRAVE
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Promoted to excess : HYPED
55
Cracker topper : PATE
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T, to Morse : DAH
60
___ Lac (Vietnamese province) : DAC
61
J.F.K. event: Abbr. : ARR

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

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