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New York Times, Thursday, June 16, 1994

Author:
Jim Page
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jim Page

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JZ} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 87 for Mr. Page. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0616 ( 16,291 )
Across
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Swit co-star : ALDA
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Record label abbr. : BMI
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_____ E. Coyote : WILE
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Foreman : OVERSEER
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Superdome and Silverdome, e.g. : STADIA
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Nursery rhyme listeners : KINDERGARTENERS
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Dig it! : ORE
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Puzzlement : QUANDARY
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Kind of badge : MERIT
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"The Counterfeiters" author : GIDE
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_____ hound : BASSET
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Mail client : ORDERER
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Model Carol : ALT
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Corn chip topping : SALSA
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Lacoste and others : RENES
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Karl Malone's team : UTAH
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Pleases : SUITS
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Large number : RAFT
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Pave over : RETOP
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Heroic story : GESTE
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Actress Farrow : MIA
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More retiring : DEMURER
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Outshines : EXCELS
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"..._____ saw Elba" : EREI
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Eniwetok, e.g. : ATOLL
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Brooklyn Bridge designer : ROEBLING
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Early TV's Denise : LOR
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Pretty Maid's nursery rhyme declaration : IMGOINGAMILKING
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Former Philly mayor Wilson et al. : GOODES
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Fiddle-faddle : NONSENSE
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Toshiba rival : SONY
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Band's booking : GIG
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Campaign : RACE
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Just. dandy : AOK
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Year in Nero's reign : LVI
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Reading room : DEN
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Zeals : ARDORS
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Certain firearms : BERETTAS
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Actress Ryan : MEG
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Modern site of ancient Kish : IRAQ
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1962 Dion hit, with "The" : WANDERER
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"The very _____!" : IDEA
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Line to the Hamptons, for short : LIRR
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"Don't overdo it" : EASY
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Subway _____ : SERIES
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Conservative : STAID
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Like grade-A meat : TENDER
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Lively tots : RUGRATS
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Soda jerk's drink : MALTED
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Property : ESTATE
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"Ironside" actress Elizabeth : BAUR
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Basketry twig : OSIER
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Kind of paint : ENAMEL
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Another round : REFILL
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Coasting at Lillehammer : LUGEING
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Union and others: Abbr. : STAS
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Opposite of 8-Down : HOMEBODY
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Thievery : STEALING
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1970 0ssie Davis musical : PURLIE
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Lauds : EXTOLS
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Holds one's horses? : REINS
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First-rate joke : CORKER
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Fixes : RIGS
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Novel set on Tahiti : OMOO
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Designer von Furstenberg : EGON
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The Daltons, e.g. : GANG
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Miss Piggy word : MOI
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_____ flash : INA
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Wash. advisory grp. : NSC
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Command to a plow horse : GEE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 7 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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