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New York Times, Wednesday, April 6, 1994

Author:
Ed Stein
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Ed Stein

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 38 Missing: {HKZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Stein. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0406 ( 16,220 )
Across
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Sibelius's "_____ Triste" : VALSE
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Where pins are made : MATS
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Masochist's start : SADO
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"Tempest" spirit : ARIEL
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Late king of Norway : OLAV
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Popular rapper : ICET
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Impractical idealist : DONQUIXOTE
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Venus's home : MILO
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Legal add-on : ESE
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"_____ goes" ("Slaughter-house-Five" refrain) : SOIT
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Casserole tidbit : NOODLE
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Port, e.g. : REDWINE
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Son of _____ : AGUN
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Gardner of "Mogambo" : AVA
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Hollywood comer : STARLET
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Butler portrayer : GABLE
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First king of Israel : SAUL
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Leprechaun's land : ERIN
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French state : ETAT
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Father: Prefix : PATRI
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Oscar-winning song of 1958 : GIGI
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"The Wind in the Willows" character : MOLE
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Deadlocked : EVEN
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Peacocks do it : PREEN
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Hook and crew : PIRATES
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Kind of ball or card : CUE
46
He talked horse sense : MRED
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Super-remedy : CUREALL
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Hamlet's weapon : RAPIER
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Jolts : JARS
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Copacabana locale : RIO
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Send forth : EMIT
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Performer of prodigious feats : PAULBUNYAN
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Set of type : FONT
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Sea into which the Amu Darya flows : ARAL
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Persian : IRANI
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Deuce topper : TREY
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Caravel of 1492 : NINA
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Strong tastes : TANGS
Down
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"Star Wars" villain : VADER
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Went up : AROSE
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Like some pads : LINED
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Et_____ (footnote abbr.) : SEQ
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Slippery : ELUSIVE
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Spirit : MOXIE
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Scads : ALOT
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Make antimacassars : TAT
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Bad influence : SVENGALI
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Cruel employer : SIMONLEGREE
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Folic, e.g. : ACID
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"Heigho! the derry oh" setting : DELL
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Tribe in the Winnebago nation : OTOE
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Early center of Celtic learning : IONA
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Sharing adjective : OUR
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Daydreamer : WALTERMITTY
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Take _____ for the worse : ATURN
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Makes happy : SATES
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Naval battle site of 1813 : ERIE
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Comics bulldog : TIGE
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Masterpiece : GEM
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Superior to : ATOP
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Site of a "Road" film : BALI
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Redeemed : SAVED
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"Delta of Venus" author : NIN
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Immature adult male : PETERPAN
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Livelihood : PURSUIT
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Art today : ARE
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Bridle : CURB
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Arum lily : CALLA
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Nordic : ARYAN
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Chinese weight : LIANG
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Actress Anderson et al. : LONIS
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Deprived, poetically : REFT
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Subject in Virgil's "Eclogues" : AMOR
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Furniture wood : PINE
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Don _____ : JUAN
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"Exodus" role : ARI
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Blue Eagle agcy. of the 30's : NRA

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

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