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New York Times, Monday, October 24, 1994

Author:
Sidney L. Robbins
Editor:
Will Shortz
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1.47000153
Sidney L. Robbins

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJKQWX} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 166 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1024 ( 16,421 )
Across
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"My Fair Lady" miss : ELIZA
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_____ Air : BEL
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Drop explosives on : BOMB
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Sal, in song : MYGAL
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King topper : ACE
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Kind of eclipse : LUNAR
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Beethoven classic : MOONLIGHTSONATA
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Poker opener : ANTE
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Classic auto : REO
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Accountants' activities : AUDITS
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Be under the weather : AIL
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Electrical units : AMPERES
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Horizontally : ACROSS
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Leave the ground : RISE
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Hint of scandal : TAINT
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"Gee whiz!" : GOSH
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Yearn (for) : ACHE
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Rarely : ONCEINABLUEMOON
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Jury member : PEER
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Nobelist Wiesel : ELIE
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Adored : LOVED
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Mr. Musial : STAN
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Evaluate : ASSESS
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Adherents of Allah : MOSLEMS
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Mine output : ORE
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Gasoline rating : OCTANE
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List ender : ETC
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Native of old Peru : INCA
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My sweetheart, in an old song : THEMANINTHEMOON
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Core belief : TENET
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Unknown John : DOE
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Street urchin : GAMIN
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Winged god : EROS
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Neighbor of Syr. : ISR
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Portents : OMENS
Down
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Austen heroine : EMMA
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City on the Rhone : LYON
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"_____ Rhythm" : IGOT
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Western novelist Grey : ZANE
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The whole shebang : ALL
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Breakfast roll : BAGEL
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Bounce back : ECHO
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Tennis call : LET
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German political groups : BUNDE
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TV studio light : ONAIR
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Lusterless finish : MATTE
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Copper-zinc alloy : BRASS
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Jeweler's eyeglass : LOUPE
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Eye part : IRIS
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Chinese liquor : SAMSHU
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Spumante city : ASTI
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Bridal path? : AISLE
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Upon : ATOP
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Chaplin trademark : CANE
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Houston school : RICE
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Lollapalooza : ONER
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Batman's partner : ROBIN
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Swank affairs : GALAS
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Famous cookie man : AMOS
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Cabot _____ ("Murder, She Wrote" town) : COVE
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Works the garden : HOES
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Pass receivers : ENDS
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Tennis players : NETMEN
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Otherwise : ELSE
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French legislature : SENAT
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St. Louis landmark : ARCH
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Grove of trees, in the Southwest : MOTTE
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Yellow-orange : OCHER
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Dictation taker : STENO
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Injures : LAMES
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Aquatic animal : OTTER
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Son in Genesis : ENOS
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Mideastern V.I.P. : IMAM
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Alaskan city : NOME
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Originate, as a phrase : COIN
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Miller and Sothern : ANNS
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Uganda's Amin : IDI
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Self : EGO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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