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New York Times, Friday, July 7, 1995

Author:
Wayne Robert Williams
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Wayne Robert Williams

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QVXZ} This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Williams. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0707 ( 16,677 )

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Across
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Classifieds : ADS
4
Light, old-style : ILLUME
10
Overlook : OMIT
14
S. Amer. country : URU
15
Hit dead-center : NAILED
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____ mapping (modern science effort) : GENE
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Monterey product : JACKCHEESE
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Actress Turner : LANA
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Sign of controversy : UPROAR
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It goes with the flow : AMMETER
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Sounds like : SEEMS
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Federalist paper : ESSAY
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Ask a lot of questions : PRY
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Beam : SHAFT
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____ dare : ONA
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Lhasa ____ : APSO
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Baked dessert : BROWNBETTY
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Award of honor : PALM
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One of Stalin's cronies : BERIA
41
First-century Roman emperor : OTHO
42
Sunday brunch fare : BLOODYMARY
44
Runner Wyomia ____ : TYUS
45
Thickness : PLY
46
Versified romance : GESTE
48
Ceiling : CAP
50
Fully sink (in) : EMBED
53
Use a soapbox : ORATE
57
Of the deep-sea floor : ABYSSAL
59
Uncivilized one : ANIMAL
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Pacific nation : FIJI
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Corn bread on the griddle : JOHNNYCAKE
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Old Testament kingdom : EDOM
65
Journalist Fallaci : ORIANA
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Wine classification : SEC
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Dates : SEES
68
Trial separation? : RECESS
69
Mach topper : SST
Down
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Menu phrase : AUJUS
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Arrange artistically : DRAPE
3
Bolivian capital : SUCRE
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Liquid, in a way : INCASH
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Oz lion : LAHR
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Golf-ball position : LIE
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Diminutive suffix : ULE
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Arizona features : MESAS
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Swelling : EDEMA
10
Eyeball : OGLE
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Burger : MEATPATTY
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Spiritual : INNER
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Melodramatic : TEARY
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Soviet youth group : KOMSOMOL
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Advice-column abbr. : MYOB
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Zimbalist, Sr. or Jr. : EFREM
25
Computer capacity : STORAGE
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Dear one : ABBY
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Recent : NEOTERIC
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Manhunt letters : APB
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Chum : PAL
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Ground beef sandwich : SLOPPYJOE
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Belushi bio : WIRED
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Votes against : NAYS
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Calendar-watch abbr. : THU
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Attention-getting calls : YOS
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Color changers : DYES
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Harding and others : TONYAS
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Smokey Joe's and others : CAFES
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Tolerate : ABIDE
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Base V.I.P. : MAJOR
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Actor Eric : BLORE
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Build up : AMASS
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Accepts uncomplainingly : TAKES
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First-rate : ELECT
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Beautician Naomi : SIMS
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Novelist Radcliffe et al. : ANNS
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____ jacet (epitaph start) : HIC
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Stirling denial : NAE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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