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New York Times, Saturday, April 2, 1994

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 66, Blocks: 36 Missing: {QWX} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0402 ( 16,216 )
Across
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Kind of stick : JOSS
5
Guadalajara is its capital : JALISCO
12
Contract winner in the paper : SOUTH
13
Whom tax evaders fear : AUDITORS
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Typical introduction? : STEREO
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Wiseacres : SMARTIES
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Red _____ (sushi fish) : TAI
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Man's hat : PORKPIE
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Chou En-_____ : LAI
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Name in two constellations : URSA
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Less of a risk : SAFER
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Apportion : METE
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''_____ in Love'' (1973 movie) : BLUME
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Alien cover? : POD
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Kind of order : SIDE
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Definitely not a petite : SIZETHIRTEEN
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Made a loser a winner : TURNEDTHETIDE
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''Enough with your jokes!'' : CANTHECOMEDY
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Three in 5 Across : TRES
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_____ U.S. Pat. Off. : REG
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Nile valley area : NUBIA
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It's of alimentary importance : FOOD
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Branch of biology : RAMUS
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Figuring : MATH
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Follower of fresh or foul : OUT
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Authorized, in a way : CANONIC
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Moreover : TOO
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''No kidding!'' : ISTHATSO
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Fiesta brave participant : TORERO
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Gets extra shut-eye : SLEEPSIN
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Civil rights leader from Mississippi : EVERS
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Sawbuck : TENSPOT
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Presidential candidate of yore : DEBS
Down
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Famous TV liar : JOEISUZU
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Start of the Lord's Prayer : OUR
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Arthur Murray teaching : STEP
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Scares off : SHOOS
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Got overeager : JUMPEDTHEGUN
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Part of Will Rogers's real name : ADAIR
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Foreign-exchange listing : LIRE
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Initials in telecommunications : ITT
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Dirty : SOILED
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Build : CREATE
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Actor Davis : OSSIE
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Bright at night : STARLIT
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Overdo the wish list : ASKFORTHEMOON
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Check records? : STUBS
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The Metro : RAPIDTRANSIT
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Penalized in court : AMERCED
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Relative of a cover charge : MINIMUM
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Lab burners : ETNAS
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Cause to attack : SETON
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Egg warmer? : HEN
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Common Market abbr. : EEC
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Wranglers : DEBATERS
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Galley workers : EDITORS
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Gulliver brute : YAHOO
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Muss up : TOUSLE
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Reprobate : ROTTEN
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Impose (upon) : FOIST
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1969 Hoffman role : RATSO
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Located : SITED
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Creator of the Shmoos : CAPP
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Bight : COVE
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Stag attendees : HES
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Johnny _____ : REB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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