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New York Times, Wednesday, January 5, 1994

Author:
Chet Currier
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Chet Currier

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {QVZ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Currier. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0105 ( 16,129 )
Across
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Noodlehead : DOLT
5
Dagger handles : HAFTS
10
Silver-tongued : GLIB
14
Eminently draftable : ONEA
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He has "99 beautiful names" : ALLAH
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San_____, Italy : REMO
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"Murder in the Cathedral" setting : CANTERBURY
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Faux pas follower : OOPS
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Auto part : AXLE
21
Abe's "The Woman in the _____" : DUNES
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Bohea, e.g. : TEA
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Caddies carry them : TEES
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In fairness : JUSTLY
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Boulevard : ARTERY
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Genteel : PROPER
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Aquarium fish : TETRA
33
Humble toiler : PROLE
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Pick : OPT
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Training-room complaint : ACHE
38
Robbery : HEIST
39
National Enquirer rival : STAR
40
66,e.g.: Abbr. : RTE
41
Like "Hee Haw" humor : CORNY
42
Italian Renaissance poet : TASSO
43
Two-time A.L. M.V.P. : GEHRIG
45
Lecture : TALKTO
46
Reserve supply : SPARES
48
Promise word : SOON
50
Beat one's gums : YAP
51
Brook : ALLOW
52
Writer Angelou : MAYA
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Eaglelike, perhaps : BALD
55
Perambulates : TAKESAWALK
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Plains Indian : OTOE
62
Regarding : ANENT
63
Xenia's home : OHIO
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First-rate : TOPS
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Violet relative : PANSY
66
Arctic native : LAPP
Down
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Baseball's Gooden : DOC
2
_____roll : ONA
3
Actor Cariou : LEN
4
"So long" : TATA
5
Yamaha rival : HARLEY
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Noted absurdist : ALBEE
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Kind of shot : FLU
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Tobacco figure : TAR
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Like a wallflower : SHY
10
Ptarmigan : GROUSE
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Assassin's victim, 8/20/40 : LEONTROTSKY
12
Spur : IMPEL
13
Imperious : BOSSY
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Lagniappe : EXTRA
21
Con : DUPE
22
Golden Horde member : TATAR
23
Upright : ERECT
24
Miss Marple film "Murder _____" : ATTHEGALLOP
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Upholstery concern : SPRINGS
27
Stun : JOLT
29
Up to : ERE
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Cheerful : ROSY
33
Persian sprite : PERI
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Fettuccelle, e.g. : PASTA
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Scout group : TROOP
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_____de combat : HORS
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"They called her frivolous _____" : SAL
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Tobacco wad : CHEW
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Singer Tucker : TANYA
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Deteriorates : ERODES
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Nice and warm : TOASTY
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Work shoe : SABOT
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"Symposium" man : PLATO
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Sibyl subjects : OMENS
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Baseless? : AWOL
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Kind of dance : TAP
56
Cultural collection : ANA
57
Writer Auletta : KEN
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"Great idea!" : AHA
59
Sass : LIP
60
Keystone fellow : KOP

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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