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New York Times, Wednesday, April 20, 1994

Author:
Walter Webb
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Walter Webb

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 39 Missing: {BHJKQWXZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Webb. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0420 ( 16,234 )
Across
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Garden tool : SPADE
6
"Gimme Shelter" band, with "the" : STONES
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Explain visually : DIAGRAM
14
Brecht's "Mother _____" : COURAGE
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With 16-Across, Canadian speech : ONTARIO
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Anagram of 15-Across : ORATION
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Kind of fingerprinting, nowadays : DNA
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Pollen holder : STAMEN
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By way of : VIA
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Left-fielder Ron : GANT
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"For" words : YESES
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Screen _____ : TEST
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Dubai royalty : EMIRS
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Lush : SOT
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Suffix with kitchen : ETTE
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Reminisce : RECALL
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Siege site : FORTRESS
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Midafternoon on a sundial : III
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Suffix with sonnet : EER
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Make no change : STANDPAT
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Iced dessert : FRAPPE
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Heavy reading? : TOME
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One for the road : CAR
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La Scala locale : MILAN
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Banned apple spray : ALAR
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Error's partner : TRIAL
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Druggie's nemesis : NARC
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Ukr. neighbor : RUS
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Land of ancient Smyrna : AEOLIA
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Earl Grey, e.g. : TEA
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With 58-Across, hires recording artists again : RESIGNS
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Anagram of 56-Across : SINGERS
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_____ list : ENEMIES
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Enrage : INCENSE
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Satrap : DESPOT
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Ad signs : NEONS
Down
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Like Rushdie's verses : SATANIC
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Tour org. : PGA
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T.W.A. info : ARR
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Kind of wheel : DAISY
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Hams it up : EMOTES
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Boils : SORES
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Malaysian gent's title : TUAN
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Table scrap : ORT
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Ingenue's trait : NAIVETE
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Self-ish folks : EGOISTS
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Upper chambers : SENATES
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Ebbets Field player : DODGER
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_____ only : INNAME
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Regain consciousness : COMETO
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Beginning (then) : ASOF
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With 24-Down, instructor's turf : TRAINER
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Anagram of 22-Down : TERRAIN
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Coasted : SLID
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Back talk : LIP
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Person in stripes : REF
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Four years, for a President : TERM
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Headlined : STARRED
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The second T in TNT : TOLUENE
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Accumulates : AMASSES
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Puzzle direction : ACROSS
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Follow : TAIL
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Typewriter rollers : PLATENS
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Price cutters, in a sense : PARERS
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Box up : ENCASE
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_____ bran : RAISIN
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Believe it : TENET
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Singer Frankie : LAINE
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Currency premium : AGIO
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Rascal : IMP
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Enlisted V.I.P. : NCO
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A superior of 59-Down : GEN

Answer summary: 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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