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New York Times, Wednesday, March 9, 1994

Author:
Norma Steinberg
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Norma Steinberg

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 38 for Ms. Steinberg. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0309 ( 16,192 )
Across
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"Major Barbara" playwright : SHAW
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Sierra Club founder John : MUIR
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Phrygian king : MIDAS
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Per capita : EACH
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_____ facto : IPSO
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"Have _____ day!" : ANICE
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Proctor's cry at the end of a test : TIME
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Pierce : STAB
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Coast : SHORE
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Imprisoned feline's call? : GETMEOWOFHERE
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Cornucopia : HORN
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"Star-Spangled Banner" contraction : OER
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Avaricious : GREEDY
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Nostalgic song for cows? : MOORIVER
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Greenstreet's frequent co-star : LORRE
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Monk's hood : COWL
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Flag : TIRE
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Neighbor of Afr. : EUR
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Bluish-gray cat : MALTESE
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Famous diarist : NIN
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Beginning (then) : ASOF
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Harness part : REIN
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Desert plant : YUCCA
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Rex Stout's canine sleuth? : NEROWOOF
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Disclaimer : DENIAL
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Kind of shot : RIM
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Temperament : MOOD
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Kind of relationship for crows? : CAWSANDEFFECT
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Isaac's mother : SARAH
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Pierre's breakfast choice : OEUF
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Cheer (for) : ROOT
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Blazing : AFIRE
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In addition : ELSE
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Author Vidal : GORE
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Sales prospects : LEADS
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More than misled : LIED
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Tom Joad, e.g. : OKIE
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Gel : SET
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Reagan Secretary of State : HAIG
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Wile E. Coyote's supply company : ACME
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If : WHETHER
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1990 Kathy Bates film : MISERY
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Author Sinclair : UPTON
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".... ere _____ Elba" : ISAW
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Kind of cop : ROBO
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Old word for a harasser : MASHER
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Get by will : INHERIT
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Parisian house of design : DIOR
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Plat portion : ACRE
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Comment before "I told you so" : SEE
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Computer add-on : MODEM
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Cons : FOOLS
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Learn through research : GLEAN
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Awaken : ROUSE
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Goof : ERROR
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Pattern : MOTIF
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TV lawyer _____ Marshall : OWEN
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Leonardo's hometown : VINCI
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Author Jong : ERICA
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Of the kidneys : RENAL
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Singer Laine : CLEO
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Whiff : AROMA
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"_____ newt..." : EYEOF
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Word before march : FORWARD
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Experience : UNDERGO
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Fancies : WISHES
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Tipped, in away : DOFFED
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Verdun's river : MEUSE
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Eatery : CAFE
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Kathleen Battle offering : ARIA
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Holiday season : NOEL
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Takeout shop : DELI
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Kitchener : COOK
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Actress Spelling : TORI
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Former baseball all-star Bando : SAL
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Driver's aid : TEE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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