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New York Times, Monday, June 26, 1995

Author:
Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Sidney L. Robbins

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 181 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0626 ( 16,666 )
Across
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Senegal's capital : DAKAR
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Hobbler's support : CANE
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Male deer : STAG
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Pal, in Panama : AMIGO
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"...I met ____ with seven wives" : AMAN
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Drive-____ window : THRU
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Office hours : NINETOFIVE
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A Great Lake : ERIE
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Part of a jewelry business : ENGRAVERY
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Listens to : HEEDS
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"My country, ____ of thee..." : TIS
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Kiowa homes : TEPEES
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Floated down a river : RAFTED
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St. Francis's birthplace : ASSISI
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Theater awards : OBIES
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Spot to sanctify : ALTAR
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It's a little louse : NIT
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Used a loom : WOVE
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Contemptuous look : SNEER
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____ gunman theory : LONE
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Take to court : SUE
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To the left : APORT
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Scorch : SINGE
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Say yes : ASSENT
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Peevish temper : SPLEEN
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Damaged, as a fender : DENTED
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Mil. address : APO
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Chief god of the early Hindus : INDRA
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Old navigational instrument : ASTROLABE
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"The Thin Man" pooch : ASTA
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Standard pieces of lumber : TWOBYFOURS
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Lamented : RUED
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"Whatever ____ wants..." : LOLA
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Dazzling effect : ECLAT
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Deep urges : YENS
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Blood ball : CLOT
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Jump out of the way : DODGE
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Copenhagener : DANE
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Dictator Idi : AMIN
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Double-decker checker : KING
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Ripening agent : AGER
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Revolves : ROTATES
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Lunch spots : CAFES
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Mideast V.I.P. : AMIR
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Army competitor : NAVY
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Opposite WSW : ENE
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Soaks, as tea bags : STEEPS
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Multipurpose : THREEINONE
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Take for ____ (deceive) : ARIDE
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Twenty questions attempt : GUESS
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"The Art of Love" poet : OVID
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Will figure : HEIR
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Nicholas, e.g. : TSAR
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Noisy fights : ROWS
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____ Ben Adhem : ABOU
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Woolworth's, way back when : FIVEANDTEN
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Links peg : TEE
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All ears : ALERT
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Let stand : STET
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Quot. attribution : ANON
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"Picnic" writer : INGE
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Generation Y member : TEEN
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Raced : SPED
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Diamond ____ : LIL
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On the briny : ASEA
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Lampooned : SPOOFED
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Precious violins : STRADS
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Nimble : SPRY
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Anne Frank work : DIARY
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Follow : ENSUE
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Facing the pitcher : ATBAT
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Army no-show : AWOL
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Virtuoso performance? : SOLO
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Plumb crazy : LOCO
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"_____ Lang Syne" : AULD
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Boast : BRAG
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Villa d'____ : ESTE
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R.N.'s touch : TLC

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

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