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New York Times, Tuesday, June 20, 1995

Author:
Jon Delfin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jon Delfin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Delfin. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0620 ( 16,660 )

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Across
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Twaddle : PAP
4
Obvious fact : TRUISM
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Swiss peaks : ALPS
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Where Tel Aviv is: Abbr. : ISR
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Illustrator Beardsley : AUBREY
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Skin opening : PORE
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Any ship : SHE
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Brooklyn pitching legend : PREACHERROE
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Ancient storyteller : AESOP
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Bowling alley button : RESET
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Mass. senatorial monogram : EMK
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____ out (just managed) : EKED
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Horned zoo animals, briefly : RHINOS
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"Forrest Gump" author : WINSTONGROOM
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Picnic pest : ANT
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Dormitory disturbance : SNORE
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Capital of Bolivia : SUCRE
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Super server, in tennis : ACER
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Song syllables : TRALA
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Bridge feat : SLAM
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Chocolate substitute : CAROB
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Be of use : AVAIL
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Belief : ISM
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Subject of a 1956 film "search" : BRIDEYMURPHY
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Overly rushed : HECTIC
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Nose-in-the-air type : SNOB
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Moray : EEL
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Jai alai basket : CESTA
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Take over : COOPT
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Former Idaho Senator : FRANKCHURCH
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Pub quaff : ALE
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Fork part : TINE
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Major blood vessels : AORTAE
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Howard or Ely : RON
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Safecracker : YEGG
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Fire stirrers : POKERS
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Sot's ailment : DTS
Down
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Italian flower town : PISA
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Court star Arthur : ASHE
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Award show V.I.P. : PRESENTER
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Machine rods : TAPPETS
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Capek play : RUR
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Over, to Otto : UBER
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"Dies ____" : IRAE
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Parts of mins. : SECS
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"You saved me!" : MYHERO
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Showery mo. : APR
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Actress Sophia : LOREN
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Teaser ad : PROMO
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Hunts for : SEEKS
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Groups' tenets : ETHOS
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Authorizes : OKS
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Word of warning : DONT
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Radio wise guy Don : IMUS
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W.W. II woman : WAAC
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Old-time Peruvian : INCA
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Missile-warning grp. : NORAD
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Serious : GRAVE
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Team track event : RELAY
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Coach's prop : CLIPBOARD
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Too hasty : RASH
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TV prize : EMMY
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Gen. ____ E. Lee : ROBT
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Gets ready to fire : AIMS
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Building block : BRICK
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Expense account expenses : LUNCHES
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Polar cover : ICECAP
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Milne's Baby ____ : ROO
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Packing a little weight : HEFTY
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Creepy : EERIE
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Trolley sound : CLANG
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"Go away!" : SHOO
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Istanbul native : TURK
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Commedia dell'____ : ARTE
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Cabal : PLOT
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Change for a twenty : TENS
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Not pos. : NEG
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Mercury or Saturn, e.g. : CAR

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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