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New York Times, Wednesday, February 2, 1994

Author:
Robert Katz
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Robert Katz

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {FJQWXZ} This is puzzle # 74 for Mr. Katz. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0202 ( 16,157 )
Across
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Eye site : POTATO
7
Freshens up baby : DIAPERS
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Canceled : ERASED
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P.O.W.'s : CAPTIVES
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Partied hearty : ROCKED
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Fossillike : OBSOLETE
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"Liftoff" preceder : ONE
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Early Beatle Sutcliffe : STU
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Phone button : OPER
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Bottom line : TOTAL
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Suffix with depend or descend : ENT
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4.0, e.g. : GPA
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"Hey! Jealous Lover" singer : SINATRA
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Goofs : ERRS
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Italian epic poet : TASSO
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Showy moths : IOS
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Take in : REAP
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Nursery-rhyme queen's fare : BREADANDHONEY
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Thespian's quest : PART
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Work unit : ERG
43
Shangri-las : EDENS
44
Timetable divisions : ERAS
45
Earth and moon, e.g. : SPHERES
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Letter from Greece : PSI
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Message from the Titanic : SOS
49
Satchel binder : STRAP
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Willing : GAME
57
"_____ Lazy River" : UPA
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"_____ minute" : INA
60
Twain and others : PENNAMES
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Cloys with adoration : BESOTS
66
Twilight time : EVENTIDE
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Voucher : CREDIT
68
Supplies with new hands : REDEALS
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Iroquoian people : SENECA
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Computer salesman of renown : PEROT
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Maine college town : ORONO
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Musical direction : TACET
4
Question : ASK
5
Plumber's joint : TEE
6
Tote board stat : ODDS
7
Apply lightly : DAB
8
_____ facto : IPSO
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Not under : ATOP
10
Bundle : PILE
11
1977 Streisand hit : EVERGREEN
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Abbr. in a military name : RET
13
Compass dir. : SSE
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Nursery-rhyme king's den : COUNTINGHOUSE
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Gunpowder, e.g. : TEA
23
Black numbers : ASSETS
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'63 film "David and _____" : LISA
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Marched : TROD
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Wishes : PRAYS
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Image in Egyptian art : ASP
31
Intersections : NODES
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Tribe of Israel : ASHER
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Repeated Jim Varney film role : ERNEST
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Lifts of a sort : TBARS
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Charged at the bench : ARRAIGNED
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Some Dada works : ARPS
40
Ovid products : ODES
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Vim : PEP
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Empath's skill : ESP
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_____ Janeiro : RIODE
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Lark : ANTIC
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Ziti or fusilli : PASTA
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Poet Bradstreet : ANNE
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_____ Hari : MATA
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German biographer Ludwig : EMIL
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Fundamentals : ABCS
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Each : PER
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Oscar-winning Joanne Woodward role : EVE
62
Masthead listings, for short : EDS
64
Poet's word : ERE
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Boxer's title: Abbr. : SEN

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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