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New York Times, Tuesday, October 4, 1994

Author:
Stanley B. Whitten
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Stanley B. Whitten

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Whitten. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1004 ( 16,401 )

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Across
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Beaver projects : DAMS
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Service item : PLATE
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Conceal : HIDE
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Of grand proportions : EPIC
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Flushed, as the cheeks : ROSED
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North Sea feeder : YSER
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Relax : LETONESHAIRDOWN
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Maximal : EXTREME
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Covered with scales : SCURFY
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Hellenic H : ETA
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Evocative of an earlier time, as fashion : RETRO
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Treadless : BALD
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Excursion : TOUR
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Paul Anka's "_____ a Lady" : SHES
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Mil. address : APO
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Ride the waves : SURF
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Raise : HIKEUP
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Rossini opera, with "The" : BARBEROFSEVILLE
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Card game for two : ECARTE
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Tax deferral plans : IRAS
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Command to Dobbin : GEE
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Actress Olin : LENA
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Where some chichi ski : VAIL
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Difficult : HARD
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Part of Iberia : SPAIN
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"Ode _____ Nightingale" : TOA
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Medicinal amount : DOSAGE
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1975 Beatty-Hawn film : SHAMPOO
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Small pooch : MEXICANHAIRLESS
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Toward shelter : ALEE
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Counting everything : INALL
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Denoting certain textbook publishers : ELHI
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Fastens : PINS
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Spruce : NATTY
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Society gatherings : TEAS
Down
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Proofreader's mark : DELE
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Summit : APEX
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Catcher's glove : MITT
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Tallied : SCORED
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Early : PREMATURE
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Misplace : LOSE
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Bat wood : ASH
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Come-on : TEASER
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Undemocratic law : EDICT
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Seaplane attachment : HYDROSKI
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"Time _____ the essence" : ISOF
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Moist : DEWY
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Coastal flier : ERN
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After taxes : NET
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Capek drama : RUR
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Bully : RUFFIAN
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Noisy confusion : BABEL
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Quickly : APACE
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Navigational system : LORAN
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Spanish gold : ORO
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Hagar's better half, in the comics : HELGA
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Swiss mathematician : EULER
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1994 movie thriller : SPEED
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Bullheaded : SET
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Salutarily : HEALTHILY
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Hosp. devices : IVS
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Number two woods : BRASSIES
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_____ Lanka : SRI
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Type of sausage : VIENNA
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Gertrude's son : HAMLET
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Busy election-year org. : PAC
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Once more : AGAIN
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Pull, at sea : OAR
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Sandwich shop : DELI
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Farm team : OXEN
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NaCl : SALT
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Soccer great : PELE
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Worker-welfare watchdog: Abbr. : OSHA
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Medical suffix : OSIS
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Glove compartment item : MAP
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Sombrero, e.g. : HAT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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