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New York Times, Tuesday, December 27, 1994

Author:
Ernie Furtado
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Ernie Furtado

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 42 Missing: {JQVX} This is puzzle # 24 for Mr. Furtado. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 1227 ( 16,485 )

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Students & seniors
Across
1
B followers : CDE
4
Philippine island : SAMAR
9
Writer LeShan : EDA
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Penned : WROTE
14
Thin pancake : CREPE
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Campaign donor, for short : PAC
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Have airs, like Rover? : PUTONTHEDOG
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Dockers' org. : ILA
19
Gleaming : ASHINE
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Shady : ILLICIT
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Washington's Mount St. _____ : HELENS
24
Director Fred et al. : COES
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Have it rough, like Asta? : LEADADOGSLIFE
30
"_____ make myself clear?" : DOI
32
Hockey feint : DEKE
33
Art school subj. : ANAT
34
Author Ferber : EDNA
36
Transplant : REPOT
39
Goods: Abbr. : MDSE
40
Sleeps in a sitting position : NODS
41
Spanish other : OTRA
43
Tom Jones's "_____ Not Unusual" : ITS
44
Get Marmaduke's reaction? : TRYITONTHEDOG
49
Rock's _____ Straits : DIRE
50
Clothes : ENDUES
52
Patron of France : STDENIS
55
Remedial workshop : CLINIC
57
Inventor's cry : AHA
58
Visit the pound? : GOTOTHEDOGS
61
Dickens pen name : BOZ
62
"Oklahoma!" aunt : ELLER
63
Relaxing bath : SAUNA
64
Afore : ERE
65
Plow man : DEERE
66
180° from NNW : SSE
Down
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Teen love : CRUSH
2
Jitterbug : DOTHELINDY
3
Prima ballerina : ETOILE
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Acad. or univ. : SCH
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"_____ you for real?" : ARE
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Doc : MEDICO
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Moral fable: Var. : APOLOG
8
Sliding-door grooves : REGLES
9
Of great size : EPIC
10
Mustachioed artist : DALI
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"_____ may look on a king" : ACAT
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F.D.R. program : WPA
13
Group of nine : ENNEAD
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Proffer : TENDER
21
Ali's faith : ISLAM
23
Benefit : SAKE
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Station : DEPOT
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Native : INDIGENOUS
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Eschew food : FAST
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Hot times in Saint-Tropez : ETES
30
Fender bender : DENT
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Skunk's defense : ODOR
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Stage mutter : ASIDE
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Will-_____-wisp : OTHE
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Soldier's line of defense : TRENCH
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Discombobulates : ADDLES
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Imparted a slight taste to : TINGED
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Baltimore bird : ORIOLE
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Get cozy : NESTLE
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"A Dog of Flanders" author et al. : OUIDAS
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Actress _____ Hasso : SIGNE
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Kemo _____ (trusty scout) : SABE
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Air Force missile : THOR
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Flabbergast : DAZE
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Inits. for R.E. Lee : CSA
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"_____ the ramparts..." : OER
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Uno + due : TRE

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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