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New York Times, Monday, October 31, 1994

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

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQUXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 167 for Mr. Robbins. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1031 ( 16,428 )

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Students & seniors
Across
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Church seat : PEW
4
Advantage : EDGE
8
One way to enlarge a family : ADOPT
13
Essayist Wiesel : ELIE
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Projecting rock : CRAG
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"Casablanca" star, informally : BOGIE
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Org. : ASSN
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Halloween imps : HOBGOBLINS
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Retained : KEPT
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Jupiter's mother : OPS
22
Keanu of "Speed" : REEVES
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Map lines: Abbr. : RTES
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Super joke : GASSER
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Listened : HEARD
28
Cluckers : HENS
29
River of W.W. I : MARNE
30
Vampire's tooth : FANG
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Oxford, e.g. : SHOE
35
Halloween visitors : TRICKORTREATERS
38
Graf _____ : SPEE
39
Wedding shower? : RICE
40
French topper : BERET
41
Alternative to charge : CASH
42
Luges : SLEDS
43
Freshen, in a way : AERATE
46
Mimic : APER
47
Place side by side : APPOSE
48
Evergreen : FIR
49
First of all : ADAM
53
Halloween tale : GHOSTSTORY
55
Stare open-mouthed : GAPE
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Equestrian : RIDER
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City south of Moscow : OREL
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Gaelic : ERSE
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Gland: Prefix : ADENO
60
Small whirlpool : EDDY
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Court divider : NET
Down
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High spot : PEAK
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Otherwise : ELSE
3
Tuft : WISP
4
Repeated : ECHOED
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Throat-soothing candies : DROPS
6
Chatters : GABS
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Sunny-side-up item : EGG
8
Top nun : ABBESS
9
Measures (out) : DOLES
10
Architectural arch : OGIVE
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Moper : PINER
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Hardy girl : TESS
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Captivate : ENTRANCE
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Juice source : ORANGE
24
Long journey : TREK
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Style : GENRE
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Complain : HARP
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Great Lake : ERIE
28
Concoct : HATCH
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McKinley and others: Abbr. : MTS
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Wiry rug fabric : FRISE
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Cheapest accommodations : STEERAGE
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Roundup group : HERD
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Raw metals : ORES
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N.Y. wintertime : EST
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Declaims : ORATES
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Competent : ABLE
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Cuba's Fidel : CASTRO
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With nimbleness : SPRYLY
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Garden insect : APHID
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Lyric poem : EPODE
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1953 American League M.V.P. Al : ROSEN
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Broadcast : AIRED
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Taj Mahal site : AGRA
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Tennessee Ernie _____ : FORD
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Mend : DARN
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Church recess : APSE
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Encounter : MEET
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Stocking's end : TOE

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

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