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New York Times, Friday, September 8, 1995

Author:
A.J. Santora
Editor:
Will Shortz
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A. J. Santora

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QVWXZ} This is puzzle # 208 for Mr. Santora. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1995, The New York TimesNo. 0908 ( 16,740 )
Across
1
Way things fall : LUCK
5
Sleeping : ABED
9
Completely block : EMBARGO
14
R.E.M.'s "The ____ Love" : ONEI
15
Goddess often pictured in a peacock-drawn chariot : JUNO
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"Green Acres" co-star : GABOR
17
Corsairs' base, in olden times : BARBARYSTATES
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Davis of "The Fly" : GEENA
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Systematize : SORT
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"When ____ to sleep..." : IGO
23
100 yrs. : CEN
24
1967 Tony-winning musical : CABARET
27
Sculptor Claes ____ : OLDENBURG
30
Ivy leaguers : ELIS
31
Electrolysis particle : ANION
32
Caledonian loch : NESS
33
Rented : LET
34
Guardhouse : BRIG
35
Greek letters : ETAS
37
Schwarzenegger role : CONANTHEBARBARIAN
41
Taboo : NONO
42
Gobs : TARS
43
Nasser fed. : UAR
45
Bearing : MIEN
47
Hesitant : LEERY
49
Big Apple educ. inits. : CCNY
50
Like certain signs in horoscopes : ASCENDANT
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Bel ____ cheese : PAESE
53
Cambodia's Lon ____ : NOL
54
East, in Bonn : OST
55
Do or dye, perhaps : HAIR
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Detective : AGENT
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Sometime TV soap setting : SANTABARBARABAR
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Like : GOFOR
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E pluribus ____ : UNUM
66
Child, in Chile : NINO
67
Succeed : ENSUE
68
Compassion : PITY
69
Read, as U.P.C. symbols : SCAN
Down
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Of a lung area : LOBAR
2
Release a deadbolt : UNBAR
3
Baseball's Penguin : CEY
4
Canoodles : KISSES
5
Not shut tight : AJAR
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"Quiet!" : BUTTONIT
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Comp. reading : ENE
8
Square dance call : DOSIDO
9
Urge : EGGON
10
Ginnie ____ : MAE
11
Cookout item : BARBECUESAUCE
12
They're history : GONERS
13
Apes : ORANGS
18
Young un : TOT
22
TV's Bat Masterson : GENEBARRY
24
Cartoon frame : CEL
25
"Tess of the D'Ubervilles" cad : ALEC
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Sheet music symbols : BARITONECLEFS
28
Uplift : LIGHTEN
29
____ B'rith : BNAI
31
"Happy Days" hangout : ARNOLDS
34
Shut out : BAN
36
Ski lifts : TBARS
38
Zilch : NONE
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Truffle, e.g. : EARTHNUT
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Actresses Grey and Martin : NANS
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Beefeater bread : RYE
45
Get by : MANAGE
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Equal-angled geometric figure : ISOGON
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Relishes : EATSUP
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Trolley shelters : CARBARNS
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____ Dame : NOTRE
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Kind of mater : PIA
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Pat Boone's "____ Front Door" : ATMY
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"____ Turn" : NOU
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"Wheel" purchase : ANI
61
Of atmospheric weight : BARIC
62
Informational miscellany : ANA
63
House of Lords member : BARON

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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