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New York Times, Wednesday, March 16, 1994

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXZ} Spans: 4 This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0316 ( 16,199 )

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Across
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G.E. subsidiary : NBC
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Mob member : THUG
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Robotic rock group of the 80's : DEVO
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Emphasized, in away : REITERATED
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Gov. Bayh of Indiana : EVAN
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Mercury : THERMOMETERFILL
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"Ich bin _____ Berliner" : EIN
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Uses a scope : AIMS
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Lipton competitor : TETLEY
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Snap request? : HIKE
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Spread : MEAL
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Mars : POPULARCANDYBAR
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"Pardon me" : AHEM
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Successes : HITS
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Hubbub : ADO
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Strings of yore : LYRE
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Prevailing mood : CLIME
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Stash the bags : STOW
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Jersey call : MOO
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Sea east of the Caspian : ARAL
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Down to the _____ : WIRE
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Saturn : AUTOMOBILEMAKER
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Stack part : NESS
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"Now _____ me down..." : ILAY
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Knowing : SCIENT
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Fair-to-middling : OKAY
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Ashen : WAN
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Pluto : WALTDISNEYPOOCH
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Woody's kid : ARLO
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Hidalgo highway : CAMINOREAL
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Ancient Mexican : MAYA
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Parcel (out) : METE
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Guinness Book suffix : EST
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Nostalgic soft-drink brand : NEHI
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"Tres _____!" : BIEN
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Gridiron pos. : CTR
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Three-horse sleigh : TROIKA
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"U Can't Touch This" rap singer : HAMMER
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Western Indians : UTES
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"_____a life!" : GET
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With dexterity : DEFTLY
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Kind of eye : EVIL
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Singer Jerry : VALE
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One and _____ : ONLY
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Numbered rd. : RTE
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High-tech memos : EMAIL
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Diplomats' quest : DETENTE
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Interprets : READS
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TV correspondent Brit : HUME
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Wound : MAIM
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Majorca seaport : PALMA
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"_____ Beautiful Doll" : OHYOU
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Nafta opposer : PEROT
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Kind of dog : CHILI
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Hand-dyed fabric : BATIK
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Love to death : ADORE
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Galley drudge : ROWER
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Double-_____ (puzzle type) : CROSTIC
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Etna locations : LABS
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Influence : SWAY
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Change : AMEND
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"_____ customer" : ONETOA
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"I _____ Like That" (60's hit) : LIKEIT
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Comic Boosler : ELAYNE
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Hot cereal name : MAYPO
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Did the crawl : SWAM
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Irene of "Fame" ' : CARA
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Unfavorably : ILLY
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"Don't tread _____" : ONME
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Trials : WOES
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One-_____ (ball game) : ACAT
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Flyers' org. : NHL
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Actor Waterston : SAM
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Tram contents : ORE

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

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