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New York Times, Tuesday, May 31, 1994

Author:
Roger H. Courtney
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Roger H. Courtney

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQXZ} This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Courtney. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0531 ( 16,275 )

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Across
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Cremona violinmaker : AMATI
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Henri's squeeze : AMIE
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Tennis units : SETS
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Quarrel : RUNIN
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Stadium protests : BOOS
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Wynken, BIynken and Nod, e.g. : TRIO
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Criticize a prizefight? : KNOCKABOUT
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Small brook : RILL
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Transgression : SIN
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Blackmailed : BLED
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Cold stick : ICICLE
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Le Sage's "Gil _____" : BLAS
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One way to run : AMOK
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Instruments for Rostropovich : CELLOS
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Economic hostility : TRADEWAR
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Poet T.S. : ELIOT
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Trumpeter Al : HIRT
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_____ morgana (mirage) : FATA
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Highway caution : SLOW
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Skater Sonja : HENIE
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Late king of Norway : OLAV
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"I _____ Got Nobody" (20's hit) : AINT
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Mare's feed : OATS
41
Jacques, in song : FRERE
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Rings loudly : RESOUNDS
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Bell's signal : TOCSIN
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Itineraries: Abbr. : RTES
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Handed-down stories : LORE
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Expensive : PRICEY
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Bit : IOTA
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Word with date or process : DUE
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Imitator Little : RICH
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Boxing commission? : PUNCHBOARD
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Medicinal plant : ALOE
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Killer whale : ORCA
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"Happy Birthday" medium : ICING
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Cravings : YENS
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Shade of blue : TEAL
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Cup of the French : TASSE
Down
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Clumsy boats : ARKS
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Actor Paul : MUNI
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Ever and _____ : ANON
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Idiosyncrasy : TIC
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Imagination tester : INKBLOT
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French clergymen : ABBES
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"_____ Indigo" : MOOD
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Chit : IOU
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Guesswork : ESTIMATE
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How hard Riddick Bowe can hit? : STRIKEFORCE
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Rock star Clapton : ERIC
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Cash drawer : TILL
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Fileted fish : SOLE
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"What a pity!" : ALAS
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Delivery letters : COD
24
Items used in "light" boxing? : BLOWTORCHES
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"Mrs. _____ Goes to Paris" : ARRIS
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Actor Romero : CESAR
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"Dallas" matriarch Miss _____ : ELLIE
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Detroit footballers : LIONS
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Hues : TINTS
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Charles's princedom : WALES
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Old name in game arcades : ATARI
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"Nevermore" quoter : RAVEN
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Call at a coin flip : HEADS
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Winnie-the-Pooh receptacle : HONEYPOT
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Awhile : FORABIT
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Shoshonean : UTE
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Humorist Lazlo : TOTH
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Not an express : LOCAL
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Devoutly wish : PRAY
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Annoy : RILE
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Religious image : ICON
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Peruvian Indian : INCA
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Speaker's spot : DAIS
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Coffee dispensers : URNS
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Fisher's "Postcards From the _____" : EDGE
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Suffix with fail : URE
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Wood sorrel : OCA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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