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New York Times, Saturday, January 1, 1994

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 12 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0101 ( 16,125 )
Across
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Hunt : STALK
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Dos follow : PASSOS
12
Asseveration : STATING
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When the ghost appears in "Hamlet" : ACTONE
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Cold weather wear : CASHMERE
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Name : REPUTE
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_____ out of (reject) : OPT
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Famously hot California town : NEEDLES
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Like some tapes : VHS
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First name in fashion : OLEG
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Longtime labor chief : LEWIS
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Matter of meter : FEET
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Former Israeli P.M. : PERES
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Catch : NAB
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Sheep menace : DINGO
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San Francisco landmark : THEPRESIDIO
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Not the world's nicest boss : SLAVEDRIVER
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Smuggler's nemesis, maybe : SHOREPATROL
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Personal article, in law : CHOSE
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Two-_____ : PLY
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Bit of regalia : TIARA
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"Blue Moon" lyricist : HART
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Hasidic leader : REBBE
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Like some medicines : ORAL
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Classified item, for short : APT
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Pitches : CAREENS
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Telephone button : MNO
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Tar : SEADOG
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Walter Raleigh quest : ELDORADO
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City on the Williamette : EUGENE
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Tripoli locale : LEBANON
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Discharged : SPEWED
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Work clothes, perhaps : DENIM
Down
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Use a Swingline : STAPLE
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Checker, maybe : TASTER
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Olympic abbr. : ATH
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Portray : LIMN
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Pay homage to : KNEEL
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Bates : PARES
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They're good with tricks : ACES
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Engine additive : STP
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Remembrance of things past? : SOUVENIR
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Active : ONTHEGO
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Is conscientious : SEESTO
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News first : SCOOP
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Stuff it! : GREENPEPPER
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1975 Pulitzer playwright : EDWARDALBEE
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50-cent picture : LIBERTYBELL
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"Scram!" : GETLOST
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Opera set in Seville : FIDELIO
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Lion's amount? : SHARE
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Matter of course? : DIVOT
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Palindromic lady : EVE
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Churchill, e.g. : SIR
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Want : SHORTAGE
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Work out at the gym : SHAPEUP
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Fox-hunt sites : CHASES
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Blass rival : ARMANI
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_____ House : RANDOM
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Crazy as _____ : ALOON
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Blew a fuse : RAGED
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Over : ENDED
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Sprinkle site : CONE
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"_____ it" (conversation closer) : SOBE
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Frost relative : DEW
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Streaked : RAN

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

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