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New York Times, Monday, September 25, 1995

Author:
Gregory E. Paul
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Gregory E. Paul

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQVWXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0925 ( 16,757 )

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Across
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Colorado Springs inits. : USAF
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Thespian : ACTOR
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Poi source : TARO
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Sport on horseback : POLO
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Queen of ____ : SHEBA
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Preowned : USED
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____ En-lai : CHOU
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"The Crucible" locale : SALEM
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Like a piper of yore : PIED
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Lord's Prayer phrase : OURDAILYBREAD
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F.A.O. Schwarz goods : TOYS
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Kuwaiti export : OIL
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"The Sound of Music" setting : ABBEY
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Recede : EBB
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Cappuccino flavor : MOCHA
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Mild cigars : CLAROS
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Spy novelist Deighton : LEN
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Stimpy's pal : REN
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Dickens novel : OURMUTUALFRIEND
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Hwy. : RTE
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Gab : YAK
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Hollywood hound : LASSIE
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Items counted in a roll call : NOSES
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Stephen of "The Crying Game" : REA
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Carries : TOTES
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Séance sound : RAP
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Café au lait : LAIT
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50's sitcom : OURMISSBROOKS
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Soup pod : OKRA
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Pawnee home : TEPEE
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Papal name : PIUS
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Billboard : SIGN
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"F Troop" corporal : AGARN
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Miss Fitzgerald : ELLA
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Tournament hotshot : SEED
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Rudolph's master : SANTA
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False coin : SLUG
Down
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____ symbol (bar code) : UPC
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Manhattan district : SOHO
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Baseball's Matty or Moises : ALOU
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Like F.D.R.'s Presidency : FOURTERM
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Test, as ore : ASSAY
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Patio furniture item : CHAISE
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Show's partner : TELL
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Follow orders : OBEY
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Stallone role : RAMBO
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Elvis's birthplace : TUPELO
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Part of SEATO : ASIA
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Marsh plant : REED
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Preternatural : ODD
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"____ Believe in Magic" (1965 hit) : DOYOU
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Edge : RIM
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Squirrel's snack : ACORN
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Popeye's foe : BLUTO
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Exposes : BARES
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Pianist Eubie : BLAKE
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Puccini's "Un ____ di" : BEL
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Procter & Gamble toothpaste : CREST
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Ice star Sonja : HENIE
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Bolivian range : ANDES
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Boar's abode : STY
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Gridiron grp. : NFL
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Mideast inits. : UAR
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Proportion : RATIO
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Carbon 14 and others : ISOTOPES
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On which a gofer goes : ERRAND
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Detective Spade : SAM
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London's Royal ____ Hall : ALBERT
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Mideast sandwich items : PITAS
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Madison Square Garden, e.g. : ARENA
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"____ From Muskogee" : OKIE
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Egg on : URGE
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Nintendo rival : SEGA
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Nine inches : SPAN
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Veto : KILL
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"Star Trek" role : SULU
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C.I.A., formerly : OSS
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Droop : SAG

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

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