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New York Times, Wednesday, June 15, 1994

Author:
Thomas W. Schier
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Thomas W. Schier

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 37 Missing: {QXZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Schier. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0615 ( 16,290 )
Across
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Jerk : SPASM
6
Netman Kriek : JOHAN
11
Peek : GLANCE
12
Even (with) : ONAPAR
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Bristles : ARISTAS
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Symbol of somberness, in poetry : YEWTREE
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Passbook amt. : DEP
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Not a winner : ALSORAN
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Tell (on) : RAT
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Fishes by dangling the bait on the water : DAPS
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Meadowlands hockey player : DEVIL
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Lasso : ROPE
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" _____ or lose it!" : USEIT
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June honoree : DAD
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Farm worker : SOWER
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Xerxes ruled here : PERSIA
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Directional sign : LEFTTURN
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Bank burglars : YEGGS
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Packaging material : SARAN
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Informational sign : TOWNHALL
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Topped : OUTDID
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Take _____ at : ASHOT
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Dusseldorf dessert : EIS
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White House resignee of 1988 : MEESE
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Team finisher : STER
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Stenos' output : MEMOS
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Dully colored : DRAB
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Author Kesey : KEN
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Indiana town near South Bend : LAPORTE
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French city where Henry IV was born : PAU
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Diane and Ruth : SAWYERS
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Portray, as historical events : REENACT
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Outbuilding : LEANTO
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More _____ : ORLESS
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"Following the Equator" author : TWAIN
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Bridge seats : WESTS
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Cautionary sign : SLIPPERYWHENWET
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Not in France : PAS
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Theater org. : ANTA
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Burn : SCALD
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Interfered (with) : MESSED
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Spur-of-the-moment trips : JOYRIDES
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Magic's Shaquille : ONEAL
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"Bird on a Wire" actress : HAWN
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Meet : APT
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Cautionary sign : NARROWUNDERPASS
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Bribe, informally : GREASE
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"Grim" one : REAPER
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Make sense : ADDUP
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Forever, to Keats : ETERN
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Race track : OVAL
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"Yes, sir," in Seville : SISENOR
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Switched according to plan : ROTATED
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Packed closely : TIGHT
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Pluck a uke : STRUM
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Muslim honorific : AGA
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_____ Schwarz : FAO
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Thinks over : SLEEPSON
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Difficult matters : TASKS
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Bony : OSTEAL
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Prom night transport : LIMO
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Stern and Newton : ISAACS
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Coming out : DEBUT
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Juliet's was "sweet" : SORROW
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Cuban patriot Jose : MARTI
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Metric measure : STERE
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Yakutsk's river : LENA
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Sigmoid swimmers : EELS
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Go off course : YAW
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End up with : NET

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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