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New York Times, Friday, September 15, 1995

Well-known California congressman

Author:
Matt Gaffney
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Matt Gaffney

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 41 Missing: {FJZ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Gaffney. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York Times9/15/95 ( No. 16,747 )
Across
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70's-80's sitcom actress : PAMDAWBER
10
Padua's ___ Chapel : ARENA
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Place to go back to : SQUAREONE
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British-made car : ROVER
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Having inferior forces : OUTMANNED
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S.S. Kresge, today : KMART
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Deserter : RAT
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Prowling cats : TOMS
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What's more : AND
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St. ___ (English seaside resort) : IVES
24
Some Arizonans : YUMANS
27
Most light : AIRIEST
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D.E.A. employee : NARC
32
Brandy cocktail : STINGER
33
A little resistance : ONEOHM
37
Ziering of "Beverly Hills 90210" : IAN
38
Globe-trotter Nellie : BLY
39
Anger : IRE
40
"The Crying Game" star : REA
41
Led (into) : SEGUED
43
Address SW of Juneau : SITKAAK
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Some debating points : PROS
47
Point NW of Bruxelles : OSTENDE
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British army orderlies : BATMEN
50
Golfo de Cádiz : AGUA
51
Net judge's cry : LET
52
Water closets : LOOS
55
Mysterious "gift" : ESP
56
Bit of wisdom : PEARL
58
Laughing water, in Sioux : MINNEHAHA
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Event that produces big bucks? : RODEO
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Long-distance needs : AREACODES
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County on the Thames : ESSEX
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England and Spain, historically : SEAPOWERS
Down
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Cause of scaling : PSORIASIS
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Brandy or whiskey : AQUAVITAE
3
Certain complaining : MUTTERING
4
Block : DAM
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Coach Parseghian : ARA
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Left : WENT
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Well-known California congressman : BONO
8
Them : ENEMY
9
Evening horizon sight : REDSUN
10
Indy quest : ARK
11
Literary genre : ROMANCE
12
Rogers's wife : EVANS
13
Teen outcast : NERD
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School subject : ART
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Misbehave : SIN
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Treaty of Waitangi signatories : MAORIS
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Peter of CNN : ARNETT
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First king of England : EGBERT
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Only now and then : SELDOM
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Put to a test : TRY
34
Summer drink : ORANGEADE
35
Theater bigwig : HEADUSHER
36
Emulate Joe Montana or Casanova : MAKEAPASS
39
Bar opening : ISO
42
Cornered : UPATREE
44
Mauna ___ : KEA
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Comedienne Diamond et al. : SELMAS
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Indian jewelry : BEADS
49
Bête ___ : NOIRE
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13 popes : LEOS
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Top status : ONEA
54
Lose it : SNAP
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Not post : PRE
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Bagel topper : LOX
59
Italian novelist : ECO
60
The way : HOW

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 5 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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