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New York Times, Friday, October 21, 1994

Author:
Mark Diehl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mark Diehl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 34 Missing: {QVXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1021 ( 16,418 )

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Across
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Erle Stanley Gardner pen name : AAFAIR
7
Bo Derek's film debut : ORCA
11
Jack or jenny : ASS
14
Kind of association : ALUMNI
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Preliminary race : HEAT
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Penn, for one: Abbr. : STA
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A, to Ludwig van Beethoven : MAJORORMINORKEY
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Octogenarian's goal in life? : NINETY
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Thorns in one's side : NEMESES
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Ask overpersonally : PRY
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Framework : SASH
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Flood residues : MUDS
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Presided over, as a case : HEARD
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Chevron wearers: Abbr. : NCOS
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_____ facto : IPSO
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Humble : DEMEAN
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Dog-tired : ALLIN
36
B, to Samuel Morse : DASHDOTDOTDOT
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Kind of kingdom : PLANT
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_____Aires : BUENOS
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Sharpen : EDGE
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Critic Pauline : KAEL
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Italian "please" : PREGO
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Playwright Connelly : MARC
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Marched along : TROD
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Fresh : NEW
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Last words : EPITAPH
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Grammy song of '83 : BEATIT
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C, to Albert Einstein : THESPEEDOFLIGHT
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The elected : INS
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Humorist Bombeck : ERMA
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Waterford worker : ETCHER
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Middle grade : CEE
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Monopoly piece : DEED
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Platforms : ROSTRA
Down
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"Pooh" monogram : AAM
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TV voice of Fred Flintstone : ALANREED
3
View from Tokyo : FUJIYAMA
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Egypt's _____-Ra : AMON
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Legal memo starter : INRE
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Laugh-a-minute comedies : RIOTS
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Electrical unit : OHM
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"Beverly Hills Cop" co-star : REINHOLD
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Beat, in away : CANE
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Building block of nature : ATOM
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Invites, as to an apartment : ASKSUP
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Lippizaners : STEEDS
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Insists : SAYSSO
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Ford role in "Clear and Present Danger" : RYAN
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String on a finger, e.g. : REMINDER
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Third degree? : PHD
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Break up : SCATTER
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Things to be paid : RESPECTS
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"Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" screenwriter : DAHL
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Oscar Madison, e.g. : SLOB
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Mont. neighbor : NDAK
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Live _____ : ITUP
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Phrase after "Variations" : ONATHEME
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Type of stand : ONENIGHT
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As a unit : TOGETHER
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Farm mother : SOW
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Like ipecac : EMETIC
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Strauss opera : DAPHNE
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Dolphin Hall-of-Famer Bob : GRIESE
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Wolf, in Juarez : LOBO
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Put off : DEFER
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Mimed : APED
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One of the Dumas : PERE
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Musical part : ALTO
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Spasms : TICS
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Pop : DAD
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Refrain intro : TRA

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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