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New York Times, Monday, May 23, 1994

Author:
Jonathan Schmatzbach
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jonathan Schmalzbach

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 42 Missing: {KQXZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0523 ( 16,267 )
Across
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"... more than one way to skin _____" : ACAT
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Supply a party : CATER
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Beast of burden : ASS
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Fads : RAGES
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Speak publicly : ORATE
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Caltech rival : MIT
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Cereal "fruit" : CRUNCHBERRY
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"_____ of these days, Alice ..." : ONE
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Outdoor : OPENAIR
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Spiritual punishment : PENANCE
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Meadow : LEA
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Jockey Cordero : ANGEL
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Civil War flash point : HARPERSFERRY
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Nom de crook : ALIAS
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Upset : IRED
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Small dog, for short : POM
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Split : REND
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Grew ashen : PALED
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Coffee, informally : JAVA
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Hat-room fixture : PEG
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Salon offering : TINT
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More painful : SORER
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U.S. commodore in Japan, 1853-54 : MATTHEWPERRY
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Letter-shaped metal bar : IBEAM
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Senor Guevara : CHE
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Lovebirds' destination, maybe : NIAGARA
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Paul of "Casablanca" : HENREID
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_____ Altos, Calif. : LOS
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County of Northern Ireland : LONDONDERRY
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Had a little lamb? : ATE
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First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
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Novelist Francoise : SAGAN
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Roll of bills : WAD
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Looks (to be) : SEEMS
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Unattached : LONE
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With the bow, in music : ARCO
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Bellyache : CARP
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Malarial symptom : AGUE
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Part of T.V.A.: Abbr. : TENN
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Hooded snakes : COBRAS
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Exist : ARE
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Diamond cover : TARP
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To be, to Satie : ETRE
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"_____ the Fox" (classic fable) : REYNARD
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In the midst of : AMONG
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From the time of : SINCE
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Girder material : STEEL
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_____ of justice : SCALES
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Yesterday: Fr. : HIER
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"_____ luck?" : ANY
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David's instrument : HARP
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Downwind, nautically : ALEE
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Wedding sine qua non : RING
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Add to, unnecessarily : PAD
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Smut : FILTH
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Prior to, in poems : ERE
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Crimson : RED
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Henry VIII's VIth : PARR
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"Reply completed," to a ham operator : OVER
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Queen of Scots : MARY
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Word before bull or stop : PIT
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Grasshopper's rebuker : ANT
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Baseball's DiMaggio : JOE
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Mexican snacks : TAMALES
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Isn't miserly : SPENDS
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Cosmo, e.g. : MAG
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Reverberations : ECHOES
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At what time? : WHEN
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Wedding acquisition : INLAW
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Flora and fauna : BIOTA
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Let up : EASED
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Type of wine : ROSE
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Kitty starter : ANTE
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Kind of estate : REAL
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Therefore : ERGO
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Major rug exporter : IRAN
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Unit of force : DYNE
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Rep. foe : DEM

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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