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New York Times, Thursday, June 27, 1996

Author:
R. Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JX} This is puzzle # 38 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0627 ( 17,033 )
Across
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Made___of things : AMESS
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Business abbr. : CORP
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Victuals : EATS
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Feathery : LIGHT
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Jon Arbuckle's dog : ODIE
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Will Rogers line : QUIP
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Tee off : ANGER
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Humphrey's "Casablanca" : RICK
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Radius neighbor : ULNA
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Everything, with "the" : WHOLEENCHILADA
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Saga : TALE
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Zip : NIL
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Everything : THEKITCHENSINK
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Passionate : FIERY
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Weather : LAST
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Teachers' org. : NEA
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Troubles : ILLS
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Put an end to : CEASE
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Crux : MEAT
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Unagi, at a Japanese restaurant : EEL
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Composer Khachaturian : ARAM
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Kind of bird : EARLY
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Everthing : FROMSOUPTONUTS
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___Z : ATO
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Sea divers : ERNS
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Everything : KITANDCABOODLE
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Luxury car name : BENZ
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Servant of Antony in "Antony and Cleopatra" : EROS
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Not rosy : BLEAK
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Part of A.D. : ANNO
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Entice, with "in" : ROPE
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Permission : LEAVE
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Bite : NOSH
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Raced : SPED
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Like some seals : EARED
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There ought to be one : ALAW
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Ho Chi___ : MINH
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Breakfast brand name : EGGO
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Gazebos, e.g. : SHELTERS
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Not monochromatic : STREAKY
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Trumpet relative : CORNET
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Like some Keats works : ODIC
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Lucky in the lottery, maybe : RICH
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Lap dog : PEKINESE
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Is : EQUALS
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Anne Lindsay's "___Robin Gray" : AULD
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Actress Louise : TINA
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Place for a masseuse : SPA
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"Boola Boola" singer : ELI
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Dryer detritus : LINT
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Home contractor's hiree : TILER
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Opening word : HELLO
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Surgery aid : CLAMP
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Bamboozles : HAS
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Powerless to move : INERT
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Actress Patricia et al. : NEALS
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Girl of a 1918 song : KATY
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Feudal estate : FIEF
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Crosby and Como, e.g. : CROONERS
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Agua, in Arles : EAU
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Some shrines : MAUSOLEA
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Cinematic canine : ASTA
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Elevate : ENNOBLE
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Seder staple : MATZOH
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Like big hair, e.g. : TEASED
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Telescopic sighting : ORB
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Lotto-like game : KENO
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Keepers keep them : INNS
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Small amount : DROP
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Handle, with "with" : COPE
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Prized : DEAR
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Wash : LAVE
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Squeezed (out) : EKED
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Interdiction : BAN

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

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