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New York Times, Wednesday, May 29, 1996

Author:
R. Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 35 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0529 ( 17,004 )
Across
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Some pens : BICS
5
Join, as hands : CLASP
10
Ship of 1492 : NINA
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Zion National Park locale : UTAH
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Prefix with -gon : PENTA
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Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
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"Never!" : NOTAPRAYER
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Bother : PEST
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Newt : EFT
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"Never!" : FATCHANCE
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Share (in) : PARTAKE
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Rap sheet word : ALIAS
27
Double curve : ESS
28
Mrs. Bunker and others : EDITHS
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PC accessory : CRT
33
Opposite of ahead : ASTERN
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Dirndl or sari : DRESS
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"Never!" : NOTONYOURLIFE
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Gird (oneself) : STEEL
43
Soothe : BECALM
45
Civil War soldier : REB
48
Popular cruise destination : ALASKA
50
"Norma___" : RAE
51
Arabian Peninsula leader : EMEER
53
It may be found in a table : ELEMENT
56
"Never!" : NOWAYJOSE
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At once : NOW
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Affaires d'___ : ETAT
62
"Never!" : INAPIGSEYE
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Winger co-star, 1982 : GERE
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"Rosemary's Baby" author : LEVIN
68
Shade trees : ELMS
69
Shangri-la : EDEN
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Fashion : TREND
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Stave : SLAT
Down
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Coiled hairdo : BUN
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Judge in 1995 news : ITO
3
Tries to please : CATERSTO
4
Treat unfairly, in slang : SHAFT
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E.M.T. skill : CPR
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Paged : LEAFED
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Novelist Seton : ANYA
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Leave in after all : STET
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Rouen recreation spot : PARC
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Katmandu's land : NEPAL
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Peaceful : IRENIC
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Org. for Cale Yarborough : NASCAR
13
Swear (to) : ATTEST
18
School org. : PTA
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Bother : HASSLE
23
Stew item : PEA
24
Professional grp. : ASSN
25
Hound hotel : KENNEL
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Objects of worship : IDOLS
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One-man Broadway hit of 1990 : TRU
31
Like some tea : HERBAL
34
Saucer's contents, for short : ETS
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Kind of club : ROTARY
37
Attack dog command : SIC
39
Assenting vote : YEA
40
Leave-taking : FAREWELL
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Spirit : ELAN
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Ran into : MET
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Go back (on) : RENEGE
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Didn't act subtly : EMOTED
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Word of caution : BEWARE
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Ground : KEEPIN
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In the stomach : EATEN
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High school subj. : ENG
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Malone of the N.B.A. : MOSES
57
Send a Dear John letter : JILT
58
Standout : ONER
59
PC command : SAVE
63
Ill. neighbor : IND
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Singer Sumac : YMA
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Superlative suffix : EST

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle.

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