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New York Times, Monday, June 5, 1995

Author:
Gregory E. Paul
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Gregory E. Paul

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXYZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0605 ( 16,645 )
Across
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Jobs to do : TASKS
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"Excuse me..." : AHEM
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Sentry's command : HALT
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Mr. North, informally : OLLIE
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_____ contendere : NOLO
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"Tosca" tune : ARIA
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Absolutely dependable : GOODASGOLD
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Monthly check : RENT
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Gambling site: Abbr. : OTB
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Partner of read 'em : WEEP
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Latest news : UPDATE
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Have on : WEAR
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London Magazine essayist : ELIA
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One of Santa's team : DASHER
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Half volley, in tennis : TRAPSHOT
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Speedy : RAPID
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Enfant terrible : BRAT
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PBS science program : NOVA
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Part of Q.E.D. : ERAT
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Beethoven dedicatee : ELISE
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Rat _____ (knocking) : ATAT
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Achy : SORE
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Rosalind Russell role : MAME
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Religious work of art : PIETA
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Gym shoes : SNEAKERS
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See 47 Down : WALLER
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Filly's father : SIRE
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Droops : SAGS
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Celebration : FIESTA
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Farming unit : ACRE
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Lawn square : SOD
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Mideast's Gulf of _____ : ADEN
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Almost weightless : LIGHTASAIR
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Matador's foe : TORO
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Pulled a gun, as in a shootout : DREW
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Bedside companion : NURSE
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Tortoiselike : SLOW
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Actress Thompson of "Family" : SADA
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_____ and true : TRIED
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One way to order at a restaurant : TOGO
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Very much : ALOT
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Neatnik's counterpart : SLOB
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Grade-schooler : KID
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Natural fish food : SEAWEED
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Wrath : ANGER
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Hula-_____ : HOOP
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Angled annex : ELL
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Tone down : MODULATE
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Steely : HARDASNAILS
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Zone : AREA
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Fuzz : LINT
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London's _____ Gallery : TATE
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Char : SEAR
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"Great Expectations" boy : PIP
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Completely pale : WHITEASSNOW
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Wipe out : ERASE
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Gown : DRESS
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Alphabetically advanced boy : AARON
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Bowling score : SPARE
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Prunes : TRIMS
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Arthur Hailey novel : HOTEL
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Egg-shaped : OVATE
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Golden Horde member : TATAR
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Trumpet : BLARE
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May birthstones : EMERALDS
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Miss America, e.g. : PAGEANT
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First-aid box : KIT
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Witch's blemish : WART
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Unstressed vowel : SCHWA
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With 44 Across, "Ain't Misbehavin" songwriter : FATS
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Teen's fave : IDOL
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Mr. Saarinen : EERO
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Elderly : AGED
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Rani's garb : SARI
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Seine feeder : OISE
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Slave Scott : DRED
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Savings for the elderly: Abbr. : IRA
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California's Big _____ : SUR

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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