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New York Times, Saturday, December 31, 1994

___ de Velasco (University of Mexico founder)

Author:
Alex K. Justin
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Alex K. Justin

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 33 Missing: {JKQX} This is puzzle # 9 for Mr. Justin.
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© 1994, The New York Times12/31/94 ( No. 16,489 )
Across
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Tableaux : PICTURES
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Noted wine merchant : GALLO
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Presently : INAWHILE
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Poetic England : ALBION
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Personal choice : CUPOFTEA
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Shalimar Gardens locale : LAHORE
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Horace's "___ Poetica" : ARS
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Brilliantly decorated : EMBLAZONED
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"___ a bug..." : SNUGAS
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One with an objective : AIMER
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Word in the name of many political movements : LIB
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Screen Artists Guild president, 1981-85 : ASNER
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Body-building stuff : DNA
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Stiffness : SPINE
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Played for a sucker : USED
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Vietnam War legacy: Abbr. : MIAS
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Without a clue : PUZZLED
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"Woman with the Hat" painter : MATISSE
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Field of interest : AREA
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In one's prime : RIPE
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Works over : EDITS
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Bats : MAD
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Songwriter Blades : RUBEN
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Kurosawa epic : RAN
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Source of autumn red : MAPLE
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Carson's erstwhile ABC rival : BISHOP
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Actress from Coventry, England : ELLENTERRY
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Continental abbr. : EUR
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Greenroom : LOUNGE
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On the wing : AIRBORNE
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Was plenty angry : BOILED
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Some drugs : GENERICS
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Pioneer Expressionist James : ENSOR
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Glorifies : ELEVATES
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Type fonts : PICAS
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Bury : INURN
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Like a news brief : CAPSULIZED
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1940 Broadway hit "___for the Show" : TWO
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TV band : UHF
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Solemn procedures : RITES
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Certain sch. : ELEM
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Catch of the deep : SEABASS
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Bakery gizmo : GLAZER
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Can't stand : ABHOR
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Share holder? : LION
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Folk follower : LORE
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Lacking height and depth : ONED
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Public walk : ALAMEDA
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Tackles, e.g. : LINEMEN
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Tokyo shopping district : GINZA
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"J'Accuse" director Gance : ABEL
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Loud enough : AUDIBLE
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Leave out, in a way : DISINHERIT
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Frank Leslie illustrator : NAST
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"___ Death" (Grieg elegy) : ASES
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Infantry fare : SPAM
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Aqua ___ : PURA
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Muffler king? : MIDAS
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Broke out : ERUPTED
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Hatcher of "Lois and Clark" : TERI
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Nobility : PEERAGE
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Word with Power or park : RANGER
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___ Park, Calif. : MENLO
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Mayor of Chicago, 1979-83 : BYRNE
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Little bit : OUNCE
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Squeeze : PRESS
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Hamburg's river : ELBE
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Nutcase : LOON
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___ de Velasco (University of Mexico founder) : LUIS
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Monetary unit of Cambodia : RIEL
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Girl's nickname : BEV
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Mouths, anatomically : ORA

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

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