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New York Times, Tuesday, September 2, 1997

Author:
Alan Arbesfeld
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alan Arbesfeld

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: none – this is a pangram. This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Arbesfeld. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1997, The New York TimesNo. 0902 ( 17,465 )
Across
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"Red" tree : ALDER
6
Tues., for Tuesday : ABBR
10
Poland's Walesa : LECH
14
24 sheets of paper : QUIRE
15
Peeved : SORE
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First name in scat : ELLA
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Open, as a bottle : UNCAP
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They produce a row on the farm : HOES
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Swear : AVOW
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"Act your ___!" : AGE
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Elated : TICKLEDPINK
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Opera set in the time of the Pharaohs : AIDA
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Hershey brand : REESES
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Elated : BUBBLINGOVER
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Handy : UTILE
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Large pitcher : EWER
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Triangular sail : JIB
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Fall cleanup need : RAKE
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Longed : PINED
39
Western writer Grey : ZANE
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P, in Greece : RHO
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"Hi-___, Hi-Lo" (1953 film song) : LILI
42
Quarterback Brett : FAVRE
43
Elated : WALKINGONAIR
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Countenance : VISAGE
49
Open : AIRY
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Elated : ONCLOUDNINE
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33 or 45, e.g. : RPM
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It's taken out at the seams : COAL
57
Bucket : PAIL
58
"Behold!" : VOILA
60
Writer Lindbergh : ANNE
61
Ever : ONCE
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Ballyhooed sitcom of 1997 : ELLEN
63
Latvian : LETT
64
Lack : NEED
65
Chill, so to speak : RELAX
Down
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Shade of blue : AQUA
2
It's breath-taking : LUNG
3
Cut into cubes : DICE
4
Stat for Maddux : ERA
5
Dinosaur, e.g. : REPTILE
6
Depth charge, in slang : ASHCAN
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Engage, as an entertainer : BOOK
8
Belgian songwriter Jacques : BREL
9
Not showing emotions : RESERVED
10
Ballet dancer, at times : LEAPER
11
Oft-cited sighting : ELVIS
12
Copy : CLONE
13
Peddles : HAWKS
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Uganda's Amin : IDI
23
Forest denizen : DEER
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Competent : ABLE
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Extra-short haircut : BURR
27
Bryce Canyon locale : UTAH
28
Anti-apartheid activist Steven : BIKO
29
Magic wish granters : GENII
30
Be in debt : OWE
33
Cawfee : JAVA
34
Letters for Jesus : INRI
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Miller, for one : BEER
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Join in a football heap : PILEUPON
38
Kind : ILK
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Wacky : ZANY
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Italy's ___ di Como : LAGO
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Eternally : FOREVER
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Picture gallery site? : WALLET
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Threw out, as a runner : NAILED
45
Word to end a card game : GIN
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Song part : VOCAL
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Hole-___ : INONE
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Meager : SCANT
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Scandinavian : DANE
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Enjoyable : NICE
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Brook : RILL
54
Emotional request : PLEA
55
Domestic cat : MANX
59
Corrida cry : OLE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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