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New York Times, Wednesday, October 19, 1994

Author:
D.J. Listort
Editor:
Will Shortz
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23/1/199410/19/19940
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D. J. Listort

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Listort. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1019 ( 16,416 )
Across
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Barbecue rods : SPITS
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Newfoundland catch : COD
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Trouble : BESET
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"Ready_____ : ORNOT
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Rap sheet abbr. : AKA
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Kind of acid : AMINO
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Headed for the hills : RETREATED
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Oregon's capital : SALEM
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With 34-Across, one example of 51-Across : THESIXTHSHEIKS
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Cash ending : IER
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Selma Lagerlof hero : NILS
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"_____ bite" : ILL
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As a whole : ENMASSE
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Western Indian : UTE
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Path of virtuous conduct : TAO
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[So written] : SIC
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Responsibility : ONUS
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Media co. founded in 1919 : RCA
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See 20-Across : SIXTHSHEEPSSICK
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Corrida cheer : OLE
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Geraint's beloved : ENID
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Seine sight : ILE
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Sir or ma'am preceder : YES
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_____ in xylophone : XAS
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Item seldom seen in pockets : CUEBALL
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Boob : OAF
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Rows : OARS
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4:00 function : TEA
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Difficult articulations : TONGUETWISTERS
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Salk's conquest : POLIO
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She-monsters: Var. : CHIMAERAS
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Troublesome gas : RADON
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Egg producer : HEN
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Steamed : IRATE
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Utopias : EDENS
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Assn. : ORG
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Fodder figures : SILOS
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Bombing run : SORTIE
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Adapted for grasping : PREHENSILE
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Blends : INTERMIXES
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Crags : TORS
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Ale servings : STEINS
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Beef : CATTLE
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Approvals: Var. : OKEHS
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June honorees : DADS
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Completely untrue : BASELESS
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Modern messages : EMAIL
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Kimono fabric : SILK
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Chemical suffixes : ENES
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The piper's son : TOM
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Bygone alliance : AXIS
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Ask for a loan : HITUP
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Not wait : ACT
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A, in Aries : UNE
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Three-sided : TRILATERAL
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Swift, in music : ACCELERATO
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Bucket material : OAK
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Expensive ref. work : OED
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Kind of sauce : SOY
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Honeycomb cells : HEXAGONS
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More than a boo-boo : SNAFU
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Part of H.R.H. : HIS
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Family member : SIB
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Crows' noise : CAWING
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_____ and Thummim (sacred Judaic articles) : URIM
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Montaigne works : ESSAIS
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Lads' partners : LASSES
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Salad ingredient : ONION
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Thomas Tryon chiller, with "The" : OTHER
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Tailless amphibian : TOAD
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Obsolete for "obsolete" : OLDE
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Canyon phenomenon : ECHO
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Actress Hatcher : TERI
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Viewer record lead-in : PRE

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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