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New York Times, Saturday, June 18, 1994

1969 rock concert site chronicled in "Gimme Shelter"

Author:
Randolph Ross
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randolph Ross

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 64, Blocks: 28 Missing: {JKQVXY} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 10 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York Times6/18/94 ( No. 16,293 )
Across
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Siegfried Line of 1930's Germany : WESTWALL
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Lashes : CILIA
14
Cherub : AMORETTO
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Gym activity : TONING
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Like an uninhabited preserve : GAMELESS
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Colorful fish : WRASSE
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___ time : ONEATA
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Teen idol : POPSTAR
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Talk incessantly : NATTER
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Name : DUB
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Olympic gymnast's goals : TENS
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Clear sky : ETHER
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Jesus was one : NAZARENE
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Tim of "WKRP in Cincinnati" : REID
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Woodworking tools : BUZZSAWS
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Nine-digit ID: Abbr. : SSN
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Shut up by force : MUZZLED
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___ Maria : TIA
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Turns gray : GRIZZLES
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Pith helmet : TOPI
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At one's wits' end : FRAZZLED
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Kitchen utensil : CORER
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Graceland name : ARON
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___ Lingus : AER
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Liberator of Scotland : ROBERT
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Counts : MATTERS
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Bind up : ENLACE
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Detached : UNTIED
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Yeast enzymes : LACTASES
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To-dos : SCENES
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1969 rock concert site chronicled in "Gimme Shelter" : ALTAMONT
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Cube holders : TONGS
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Flight finishes : DESCENTS
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Mule train drivers : WAGONERS
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Issues : EMANATES
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What Hamlet sensed : SOMETHINGROTTEN
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Doctored : TREATED
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Commotion : WELTER
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On ___ (binging) : ATEAR
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Mil. officers : LTS
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Pop music's ___ Lobos : LOS
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Fortune 500 abbr. : CORP
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Upset : INASTEW
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Is swayed by logic : LISTENSTOREASON
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Nuts : INSANE
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Causes of gray hair : AGERS
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A double, informally : TWOBASES
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At sea : PUZZLED
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Show-stopper : DAZZLER
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Gets cozy : NUZZLES
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Far out : RAD
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___ Bay (New England site) : BUZZARDS
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"Mrs." in dialect : MIZ
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Banker's point : IPERCENT
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Smog checks : AIRTESTS
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Carrying on : RANTING
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Culpable : TOBLAME
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He reigned in Spain : FRANCO
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Cold medicine : CONTAC
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Imperative : AMUST
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Geom. figures : RECTS
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Clowns' shoe widths : EEES
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Fictional dog : LAD
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Pub drink : ALE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 4 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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