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New York Times, Saturday, June 17, 1995

"The Hound of the Baskervilles" locale

Author:
Frank A. Longo
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Frank Longo

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 64, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JKQXZ} This is puzzle # 29 for Mr. Longo.
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© 1995, The New York Times6/17/95 ( No. 16,657 )
Across
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Like some Florentine relics : ETRUSCAN
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Court statistic : ASSIST
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Noted name in book publishing : PRENTICE
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By reason of which : WHENCE
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Predicament : HOTWATER
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Loud musical passages : FORTES
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Sedatives : OPIATES
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Camper's shelter : PUPTENT
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___ jacket : DINNER
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___ Norte (California county) : DEL
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Code start : AREA
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Skedaddles : SCATS
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Dawn : MORN
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"Wayne's World" interjection : NOT
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Another name for Jesus Christ : EMMANUEL
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Denver-to-Chicago dir. : ENE
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Recording need : VIDEOCASSETTE
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Club ___ : MED
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Ducs, comtes and such : NOBLESSE
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A certain : ONE
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Funnyman Foxx : REDD
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Plant partitions : SEPTA
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Lambaste, with "out" : REAM
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U.S.A.F. officers : LTS
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Makes another bow : RETIES
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1968 Tom Jones hit : DELILAH
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Sombrero wearers : SENORES
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Up : ARISEN
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Having fingerlike parts : DIGITATE
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Cleared : NETTED
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Disembogues : EMANATES
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Assignations : TRYSTS
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Manipulators : WANGLERS
Down
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Old Testament vestments : EPHODS
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Celestial sphere circle : TROPIC
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Light-sensitive membrane : RETINA
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Like trash : UNWANTED
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Founding Fathers, e.g. : STATESMEN
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Police officer, when writing a ticket : CITER
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Whizzes : ACES
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Kinsman of Saul : NER
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Enormity : AWFULNESS
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Word with closed or window : SHOP
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Sleeper maker : SERTA
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Logging site? : INTERNET
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Stage opening : SCENEONE
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Willful? : TESTATE
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Read : PERUSED
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O'Connor and namesakes : DONALDS
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Thane of Glamis : MACBETH
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"The Hound of the Baskervilles" locale : MOORLANDS
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Tailing off : LESSENING
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Wood finisher : VENEERER
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Perfection : IDEALITY
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Do without : TEETOTAL
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Bitingly sarcastic : MORDANT
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Use without permission : PIRATE
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Vacillate : TEETER
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Weigh : ASSESS
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___ of time : MISTS
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Baker's Cabinet predecessor : REGAN
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Erstwhile manorial court : LEET
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Lower layer of the earth's crust : SIMA
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Kind of point : DEW

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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