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New York Times, Friday, June 30, 1995

Author:
Rich Norris
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rich Norris

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 40 Missing: {HJQXZ} This is puzzle # 17 for Mr. Norris. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0630 ( 16,670 )
Across
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In addition to that : ELSE
5
Thoroughly scold : BASTE
10
Czar of 1800 : PAUL
14
Hide : VEIL
15
Actor Werner : OSKAR
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"You Are My Destiny" singer : ANKA
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Soil: Prefix : AGRO
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Practical : UTILE
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Tpks. : RTES
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90's TV spinoff series : DEEPSPACENINE
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Squeeze (out) : EKE
23
Diamond group, e.g. : ENNEAD
24
Mashes : FLIRTS
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Periodontist's deg. : DDS
28
Square dance call : GEE
30
Cause for rescheduling : RAINOUT
31
Factor in military planning : TERRAIN
33
Depleted : GONE
34
Plant called lady's-finger in England : OKRA
37
Wire measure : MIL
38
Certain explorers : SPACEMEN
39
Tiptop : PEAK
40
Some closets : WALKINS
43
Salad bar ingredients : ENDIVES
45
Vane dir. : ENE
46
____ Paulo : SAO
49
Original : COINED
50
Plays the guitar, in a way : TWANGS
52
Fed. employee : AGT
53
Orbital station : SPACEPLATFORM
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Words to a traitor : ETTU
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"There is no Frigate like ____": Dickinson : ABOOK
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Popular snack : OREO
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Stage bit : PROP
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Motorless craft : CANOE
62
New Mexico natives : UTES
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It's guarded by military planes : AIRSPACE
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Hikes : TREKS
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Instrument with a crossbar : LYRE
Down
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Got away : EVADED
2
Account : LEGEND
3
Warnings : SIRENS
4
Leave via ladder? : ELOPE
5
Cad : BOUNDER
6
Italian wine region : ASTI
7
Cheat, slangily : SKIN
8
Whopper : TALE
9
Prior to : ERE
10
Metropolitan rarities : PARKINGSPACES
11
Foyer : ANTEROOM
12
Maui music maker : UKE
13
____ Palmas : LAS
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1957 onward : SPACEAGE
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Yale Bowl player : ELI
24
Summer cooler : FAN
25
Strain : TUNE
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Actress Anna : STEN
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Bombeck et al. : ERMAS
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"Die Sonette an Orpheus" poet : RILKE
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Serving no purpose : TAKINGUPSPACE
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Suffer : AIL
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Org. since 1960 : OPEC
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Five-in-a-row game : KENO
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Hisser, at times : RADIATOR
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Couple : WED
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Certain valves : INTAKES
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Critic of Bill : NEWT
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Check for accuracy : VET
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Indignant : SNORTY
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Amicable one : AGREER
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Dialyze : OSMOSE
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Tangled : AFOUL
53
Typewriter feature : SPACEBAR
54
Cornmeal cake : PONE
55
Collier's rival : LOOK
56
Emissions watchdog: Abbr. : EPA
57
Pod starter : TRI
58
Pretense : ACT

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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