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New York Times, Wednesday, June 1, 1994

Author:
Bob Lubbers
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bob Lubbers

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJXZ} This is puzzle # 3 for Mr. Lubbers. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0601 ( 16,276 )
Across
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Monopoly purchase : HOTEL
6
_____ of office : OATH
10
Singing Beatle : PAUL
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Maytag rival : AMANA
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German numeral : DREI
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Shade of red : RUBY
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Kind of dressing : RANCH
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Boccaccio work, with "The" : DECAMERON
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Actress Swenson : INGA
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GLASGOW: _____:: ... : GLASWEGIAN
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E. B. White piece : ESSAY
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Put on _____ : ANACT
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Toulouse tams : BERETS
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Art _____ (master keyboardist) : TATUM
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Get up : ARISE
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1987 Wimbledon winner : CASH
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Actor Jannings : EMIL
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_____Tin Tin : RIN
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From Novi Sad : SERBIAN
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"_____ No Hooks" : USE
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Boat's backbone : KEEL
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Geissler tube illuminant : NEON
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Winding paths : ESSES
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Fall flower : ASTER
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Long-legged shorebird : AVOCET
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Actress June : HAVER
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Memorable shrine : ALAMO
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MONACO: _____:: ... : MONEGASQUE
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Satan's doing : EVIL
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LEM driver : ASTRONAUT
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Ballerina Shearer : MOIRA
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Spanish province or capital : LEON
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Andrews Sisters, e.g. : TRIO
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Shenanigan : ANTIC
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Quiet street : LANE
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Drains of stamina : SAPS
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Ninnies : GEESE
Down
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Mata _____ : HARI
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Arabian sultanate : OMAN
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TANGIER: _____:: ... : TANGERINE
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Sheathes : ENCASES
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_____ -di-dah : LAH
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Strange to say : ODDLY
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Kind of rug : AREA
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Gumshoes : TECS
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Son of the West Wind : HIAWATHA
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Before kickoff : PREGAME
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Goldfinger's first name : AURIC
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Convoy chaser : UBOAT
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Boston suburb : LYNN
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Waiter's handout : MENU
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Tums target : GAS
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Fr. holy women : STES
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Sergeant's voice : BARK
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Canal opened in 1825 : ERIE
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Olden drum : TABOR
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"It's _____ to tell a lie" : ASIN
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Manitoba Indian : CREE
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MOSCOW: _____ : MUSCOVITE
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"Oh, that's what you mean!" : ISEE
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Paris's Gare de _____ : LEST
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Contest responders : ENTRANTS
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St. Petersburg's river : NEVA
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Shotz Brewery worker of 70's TV : LAVERNE
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Gershwin's "_____ to Watch Over Me" : SOMEONE
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Utah's state flower : SEGO
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Tankard tipple : ALE
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Hebrew prophet : HOSEA
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Writer Chekhov : ANTON
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Detroit output : AUTOS
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Shopping center : MALL
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_____ Delano (F.D.R.'s mother) : SARA
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Witticism : QUIP
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Spring flower : IRIS
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Teddy material : LACE
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People or GQ : MAG

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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