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New York Times, Wednesday, June 26, 1996

Author:
P. Jordan
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Patrick Jordan

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Jordan. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0626 ( 17,032 )
Across
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Puts a limit on : CAPS
5
Duroc domiciles : STIES
10
Vaudeville segments : ACTS
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Atlas section : ASIA
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Busch Gardens locale : TAMPA
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Wife of Jacob : LEAH
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Reinstate : STET
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Screened messages? : EMAIL
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Culp/Cosby TV series : ISPY
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Breakfast order at the Storybook Cafe? : PETERPANCAKES
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Clear : ERASE
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Star Wars initials : SDI
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Where to get a draught : PUB
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T.L.C. dispensers : RNS
29
Mrs. David Copperfield : DORA
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Park activity : STROLL
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The Confessor king : EDWARD
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Tops : AONE
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Side order at the Storybook Cafe? : OLDKINGCOLESLAW
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Military command : FIRE
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Addled by age : SENILE
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Pentecost events : FEASTS
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Where to nosh on a knish : DELI
49
Hill builder : ANT
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"I am," to Descartes : SUM
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Battering beam : RAM
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Hebrew prophet : HOSEA
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Dessert order at the Storybook Cafe? : ALIBABAAURHUM
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Garden entrance : GATE
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Andean animal : LLAMA
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Barrel diameter : BORE
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Center of a revolution : AXIS
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Kind of down : EIDER
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Greek love god : EROS
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The shakers, e.g. : SECT
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Public embarrassment : SCENE
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Fender flaw : DENT
Down
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Wyoming's largest city : CASPER
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To the rear : ASTERN
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Some Renaissance works : PIETAS
4
Gorges : SATES
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Authur Murray lesson : STEP
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Author Janowitz : TAMA
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One-named model : IMAN
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DeMille specialities : EPICS
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Leafy courses : SALADS
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"I cannot tell___" : ALIE
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Sump : CESSPOOL
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Open, as a keg : TAP
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Deficient : SHY
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___-Wip (dessert topping) : REDDI
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Medic's bag : KIT
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Armbone : ULNA
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Huffed and puffed : BLEW
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Have deed to : OWN
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Start of an Alger story? : RAGS
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In a trajectory : ARCED
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Level, in Leeds : RASE
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Stretches, with "out" : EKES
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"It's a deal!" : DONE
38
Switch settings : OFFS
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Stead : LIEU
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Striking in effect : DRAMATIC
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"___Darlin'" (jazz standard) : LIL
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Root or Yale : ELIHU
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Prefix with corn or corder : TRI
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Luxurious furs : SABLES
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Like sailors on leave : ASHORE
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Impulse carrier : NEURON
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Most docile : TAMEST
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Kind of acid : MALIC
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Spherical : ORBED
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"___we forget..." : LEST
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Invited : BADE
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Prayer closing : AMEN
61
Swiss river : AARE
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Shell product : GAS
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It may swing in the jungle : AXE

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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