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New York Times, Monday, April 4, 1994

Author:
Betty Jorgensen
Editor:
Will Shortz
".... in tears amid the___ corn": Keats
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Betty Jorgensen

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {CJKQXZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 72 for Ms. Jorgensen. Monday freshness: 22%
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© 1994, The New York Times4/4/94 ( No. 16,218 )
Across
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One who reunes : ALUM
5
Bic or Parker products : PENS
9
Lox's partner : BAGEL
14
Computer offering : MENU
15
Face shape : OVAL
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Shade of white : IVORY
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No ifs,___ or buts : ANDS
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Soho so-long : TATA
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Lounges lazily : LOLLS
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Start of a quip : DOESADOGSLIFE
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Consumed : ATE
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Israeli airport : LOD
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___ chango (magician's command) : PRESTO
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"That was close!" : WHEW
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Horror film frightener : BAT
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Oscar de la ___ : RENTA
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Mimi Sheraton subject : FOOD
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Obstinate one : MULE
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Middle of the quip : OFTENTIMESBEGIN
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Hor.'s opposite : VERT
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___ of March : IDES
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French avenue : ALLEE
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It's north of Calif. : ORE
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Chance ___ (meet accidentally) : UPON
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Not present : ABSENT
46
Columbus univ. : OSU
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One, in Orleans : UNE
48
End of the quip : WITHPUPPYLOVE
55
His beloved was Beatrice : DANTE
56
Old newspaper section : ROTO
57
Hide : PELT
59
Rags-to-riches writer : ALGER
60
Roughneck : GOON
61
Bombeck, the columnist : ERMA
62
Hops brews : BEERS
63
Sea eagle : ERNE
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Cooper's was high : NOON
Down
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Internists' org. : AMA
2
Give temporarily : LEND
3
Remove, as a knot : UNDO
4
Daydream : MUSE
5
Spud : POTATO
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Dodge : EVADE
7
European defense grp. : NATO
8
Dross : SLAG
9
Swell, as a cloud : BILLOW
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Have nothing to do with : AVOID
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Course game : GOLF
12
A Gardner : ERLE
13
Fleur-de-___ : LYS
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Old Nick : SATAN
22
Coasters : SLEDS
25
Utah city : PROVO
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Allude (to) : REFER
27
___ nous : ENTRE
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Editor's mark : STET
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Part of NOW : WOMEN
30
Breaks up clods : HOES
31
Company B awakener : BUGLE
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".... in tears amid the___ corn": Keats : ALIEN
33
Ism : TENET
35
Rover's playmate : FIDO
36
Torme and Gibson : MELS
38
Raise the end of : TIPUP
39
Cacophonous tower : BABEL
44
Does a groomsman's job : USHERS
45
Whosoever : ANYONE
46
Bewhiskered animal : OTTER
47
Author Sinclair : UPTON
48
Fabric texture : WALE
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"Come Back, Little Sheba" playwright : INGE
50
Prod : URGE
51
Rating a D : POOR
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Aboveboard : OPEN
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Florida's ___ Beach : VERO
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Pollster Roper : ELMO
55
A tiny bit : DAB
58
Ecru : TAN

Answer summary:
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