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New York Times, Saturday, September 23, 1995

Author:
Martin Ashwood-Smith
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Martin Ashwood-Smith

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 68, Blocks: 36 Missing: {BKQWZ} Spans: 3, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Ashwood-Smith. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0923 ( 16,755 )

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Across
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Topological solid : TORUS
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Word processor? : REDACTOR
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_____ garde : AVANT
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Bob Newhart prop : TELEPHONE
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"Ulysses" author : JOYCE
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Attentive : OPENEARED
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Essex resort : CLACTON
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Bone up on : READ
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Type of therapy : CHEMO
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Seed coat : ARIL
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Scorpius neighbor : ARA
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Sunday inits. : NFL
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Culture mediums : AGARS
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Noted Paganini composition : PERPETUALMOTION
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Pitchman's problem : SALESRESISTANCE
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Literary figure? : ETERNALTRIANGLE
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Dangerous curves : ESSES
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_____ Angelo : SAN
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Club _____ : MED
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Bone, in combinations : OSTE
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Site of 40-Across : TEXAS
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Title heroine in a Shaw play : JOAN
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Straight men : STOOGES
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Stepped up : ESCALATED
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Stage direction : ENTER
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Worm getter's attribute : EARLINESS
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Beleaguerment : SIEGE
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Is in control : PRESIDES
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Porsche model : TARGA
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Muslim cap : TAJ
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Ab _____ (from the start) : OVO
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Singer from Albany, Ga. : RAYCHARLES
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"That's enough!" : UNCLE
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"Cannonball" propellant : STEAM
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"_____ Man" (1984 film) : REPO
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Turgenev heroine : ELENA
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Cubby hole? : DEN
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"Great" or "lesser" animal : APE
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Quack : CHARLATAN
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Burned rubber : TORE
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"Hot cross buns, _____ penny, two..." : ONEA
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Funnyman Foxx : REDD
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Day-care attendee : TOT
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TV adjustment : CONTRAST
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Dream up : CREATE
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Butts : RAMSINTO
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"_____ Code in My Dose" (1929 song) : IGOTA
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Basilica recess : APSE
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Ammunition : FUEL
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Stands up : LASTS
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Person who puts on an act : RINGMASTER
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Pedestal bases : SOCLES
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Back-of-magazine feature : PERSONALS
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Literally, "day laborers" : ESNES
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Turkish money : LIRA
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Welfare state? : NEED
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First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
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Discharge : EGEST
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Ohio city : XENIA
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Wrangler, e.g. : JEEP
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Geological ridges : OSAR
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A lot of lot : ACRE
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_____ Millay of "Red River" : TESS
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Takes too much : ODS
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Year in Claudius's reign : LII
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Besides : AND
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Goad : EGG
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New Deal prog. : REA

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

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