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New York Times, Saturday, November 19, 1994

Author:
Brett Blaylock
Editor:
Will Shortz
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22/17/199411/19/19940
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Brett Blaylock

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 64, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Blaylock. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1119 ( 16,447 )
Across
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Logical thinker : SPOCK
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Does laps : SWIMS
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Scott Baio's "Happy Days" role : CHACHI
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Least trusting : WARIEST
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Reviewed with "up" : BRUSHED
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Agitated : INASTIR
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Star seen late at night : LETTERMAN
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"_____ bien" (all right!): Sp. : ESTA
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Tom Mix film : OATER
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Kind of notation : ALGEBRAIC
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Biblical measure : OMER
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Helmet guardpiece : NASAL
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Sign : INK
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Nora portrayer in film : MYRNA
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Makes rings in the hair : BECURLS
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Joseph of _____ (follower of Jesus) : ARIMATHEA
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Snowmen? : ESKIMOS
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Bit of snowman attire : SCARF
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Southwest Conf. team : SMU
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Gift giver : SANTA
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Zeno's home : ELEA
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Where there's a lotta shakin' goin' on : EPICENTER
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Utter : SHEER
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Sandwich material : PITA
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"Rhetoric" author : ARISTOTLE
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Wagner hero : TRISTAN
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Set off : STARTED
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Portuguese lady : SENHORA
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Prepared for a wallop : TENSED
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Waif : GAMIN
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Inflame : ANGER
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"Eye" opener : SHUTTER
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1958 Literature Nobelist : PASTERNAK
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Landscapist's color : OCHER
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"If I Could Turn Back Time" singer : CHER
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Cruise companion : KIDMAN
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Playground equipment : SWINGSET
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Opposite of ruddy : WAN
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Brit. adversary : IRA
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Churl : MISER
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Cast off : SETSAIL
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Smooth : CREAMY
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Protests : SITINS
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Follow in another's footsteps? : TRACK
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Flowerage : BLOOM
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Variety of gypsum : ALABASTER
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Price word : EACH
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Muddy Waters's genre : BLUES
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Commence : ARISE
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Secretariat, e.g. : RACEHORSE
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"_____ Old Cowhand" : IMAN
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Chet Huntley by birth : MONTANAN
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Furniture style : EMPIRE
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Appropriate : SUITING
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"Take _____" (order to a steno) : ALETTER
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Swayed : REELED
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Got along : FARED
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Back-to-sch. times : SEPTS
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Awn : ARISTA
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Soft woolen fabric : CASHA
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Comedian Arnold : STANG
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Sheppard and Turpin's gun : STEN
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Gobbler : TOM
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Mr. Onassis : ARI

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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