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New York Times, Wednesday, April 13, 1994

Author:
Jim Page
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jim Page

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 86 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0413 ( 16,227 )
Across
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Hang up one's jersey : RETIRE
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Roll of bills : WAD
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Chi. time zone : CST
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It ties the score : EVENER
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Palatine Hill site : ROME
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Pi follower : RHO
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Less messy : NEATER
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Actor Estrada : ERIK
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_____-hoo : YOO
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Old bandleader Edmundo : ROS
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Keeled over : PASSEDOUT
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Library censures : SHS
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Eats at the beach : ERODES
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They follow morns : AFTS
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Common suntanning locale : POOLSIDE
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Eager to leave the picnic? : ANTSY
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Atlanta Hawks arena, with "The" : OMNI
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Bites ineffectually : GUMS
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"Blech!" : UGH
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Olympics skiing champion Alberto : TOMBA
36
"Car 54, Where Are You?" creator Hiken : NAT
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Tiny mark : FLECK
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Nope's opposite : YEP
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Was friends with : KNEW
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"My People" author : EBAN
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Xerox copy, for short : REPRO
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Equestrian competition : DRESSAGE
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Director Kazan : ELIA
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Plains Indian : PAWNEE
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Woman's bio word : NEE
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Jackie's hats : PILLBOXES
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Turndowns : NOS
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Prince Edward, e.g.:Abbr. : ISL
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Sailor's direction : ALEE
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Rambo types : MACHOS
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Classical start : NEO
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Iodine source : KELP
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To whom the Parthenon was dedicated : ATHENA
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Vane direction : SSW
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Speech pauses : ERS
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Prepare fruit for eating : DESEED
Down
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Stimpy's pal : REN
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Adam's apple? : EVE
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Little Anthony and the Imperials hit : TEARSONMYPILLOW
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"_____ the Night," 1985 film : INTO
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_____ Peanut Butter Cups : REESES
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Drop the ball : ERR
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Not so good : WORSE
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Wrong : AMISS
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Hockey fake : DEKE
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1970 Vincent Price film : CRYOFTHEBANSHEE
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Huzzahs : SHOUTS
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Foot, in slang : TOOTSY
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Poker-table phrase : READEMANDWEEP
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Nowheresville : PODUNK
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Hangs like an earring : DANGLES
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It can be soft or blind : SPOT
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_____ sapiens : HOMO
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18-wheeler : RIG
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Rush Limbaugh target : LIBERAL
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"_____ Wiedersehen" : AUF
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Backs : STERNS
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G.I.'s address : APO
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Tweety's home : CAGE
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Bender, of a sort : KNEE
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Very early : WEE
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Fixes diapers : REPINS
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Moliere miss and namesakes : ELISES
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Group of 100 : SENATE
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Gondola guide : POLER
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Nancy Kerrigan jumps : AXELS
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Shirr : BAKE
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Publishing notable Adolph : OCHS
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Like the woman of Chaillot : MAD
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"A Chorus Line" showstopper : ONE
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Rueful : SAD

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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