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New York Times, Wednesday, July 26, 1995

Author:
Christopher Hurt
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Christopher Hurt

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQX} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Hurt. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0726 ( 16,696 )
Across
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The year 1006 : MVI
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Hardware items : SCREWS
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Kenya's Daniel ____ Moi : ARAP
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Crib : BIN
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Bird with a fanlike crest : HOOPOE
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Israeli P.M. Golda : MEIR
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Cartoon dog sound : ARF
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Measure of current : AMPERE
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Unit of real estate : ACRE
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1939 Robert Donat film : GOODBYEMRCHIPS
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Cores : NUCLEI
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Vote for : YEA
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Elec. day : TUE
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Chimney channel : FLUE
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Carp : NAG
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Imagined : DREAMT
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Guitarist Paul : LES
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"The Most Happy ____" : FELLA
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Brown seaweeds : KELPS
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1984 Diane Keaton film : MRSSOFFEL
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Flaubert story : CONTE
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Egg producer : OVARY
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Acid : LSD
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Cops' cry at the door : OPENUP
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Before : ERE
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In ____ parentis : LOCO
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Kitten's sound : MEW
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Siesta : NAP
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50's White House name : DWIGHT
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1990 Newman-Woodward film : MRANDMRSBRIDGE
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Emilia's husband : IAGO
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1904 Physiology Nobelist : PAVLOV
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Bother : IRK
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Stair part : STEP
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Comfortable : ATEASE
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Kind of dye : AZO
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Roll-call response : HERE
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Smell and taste, e.g. : SENSES
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Soak up : SOP
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Wharton degree : MBA
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Slash : VIRGULE
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Clearly viewable : INFOCUS
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Window cover : SHADE
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Harvesting machines : COMBINES
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Viscous : ROPY
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Dueling blade : EPEE
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Like bad apples : WORMY
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Be furious : SEERED
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Nanking nanny : AMAH
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Solo musicale : RECITAL
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Service station feature : AIRPUMP
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Gets the VCR ready : PRESETS
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Bullfight hurrah : OLE
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Starter of a sort : CARKEY
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Super Bowl org. : NFL
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Too : ALSO
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Mitt : GLOVE
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Electric ____ : EEL
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German philologist Wilhelm : FREUND
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"It's ____ cry..." : AFAR
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K2, e.g.: Abbr. : MTN
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Country music giant of the 40's and 50's : FREDROSE
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Michael Chiklis TV series, with "The" : COMMISH
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Be at the controls : OPERATE
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Holist, perhaps : NEWAGER
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Open galleries : LOGGIAS
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Playful musical passage : SCHERZO
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Period : DOT
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Gauchos roam these : PAMPAS
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Slangy hat : LID
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Babble : PRATE
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Henry VIII sextet : WIVES
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Informal refusal : NOPE
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Bergman collaborator Nykvist : SVEN
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"Gil ____" : BLAS
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Film policeman : KOP

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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