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New York Times, Tuesday, February 1, 1994

Author:
Robert Zimmerman
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Robert Zimmerman

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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 80, Blocks: 38 Missing: {BJKVXZ} Spans: 3 This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Zimmerman. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0201 ( 16,156 )

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Across
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Rig : SEMI
5
Big dos : GALAS
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At a distance : AFAR
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Ur locale : IRAQ
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New York's _____ Tully Hall : ALICE
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Berg opera : LULU
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M : FIRSTOFTHEMONTH
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Kicker's aid : TEE
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Names in a Saudi phone book : ALIS
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Bury : INTER
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Cut and run : FLEE
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Yearn : PINE
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Talk radio guest : CALLER
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Playwright O'Casey : SEAN
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Army rank, for short : SFC
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African lily : ALOE
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Brazzaville's river : CONGO
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Through : PER
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H : MIDDLEOFNOWHERE
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Faberge objet : EGG
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Collection : ARRAY
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Candied items : YAMS
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1969 Three Dog Night hit : ONE
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Pup's complaints : YIPS
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Talent for cocktail talk : ESPRIT
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Some heirs : SONS
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Time founder : LUCE
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"Orlando" author : WOOLF
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Forum fashion : TOGA
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Quarry : PIT
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Y : ENDOFTHECENTURY
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Organ setting : STOP
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Type style : ROMAN
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Eros : AMOR
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Ruptured : TORE
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Tell's target : APPLE
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Currycomb target : MANE
Down
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Investigate, in a way : SIFT
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Tribe whose name means "cat people" : ERIE
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Old gray animal? : MARE
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Some ratings : IQS
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Newgate guard : GAOLER
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1966 Caine role : ALFIE
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Wagons-_____ : LITS
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German cry : ACH
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Bishop's domain : SEE
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Solo : ALONE
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Candid cameraman : FUNT
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Der _____ (Adenauer) : ALTE
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Krupp family home : RUHR
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Tall writing? : TALE
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Tiny swimmer : MINNOW
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Took off : FLED
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Director Marshall : PENNY
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"Othello" plotter : IAGO
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Item in a locket : CAMEO
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Collimate : ALIGN
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Moose, e.g. : LODGE
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Divans : SOFAS
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Opera prop : SPEAR
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Pioneer atom splitter : FERMI
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Kingfisher's coif : CREST
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_____ de ballet : CORPS
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Opposite of hire : LAYOFF
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St. Patrick's home : ERIN
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Publicity : HYPE
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Conductor Ormandy : EUGENE
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Analyze verse : SCAN
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Skier's site : SLOPE
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Dietary : LOCAL
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_____ Point : WEST
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"_____ victory!" : ONTO
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Stink : ODOR
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Substitute : TEMP
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Cougar : PUMA
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Caddie's offering : IRON
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Home of Jezebel : TYRE
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_____-la-la : TRA
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School dance : HOP
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Scottish cap : TAM

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