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New York Times, Wednesday, June 22, 1994

Author:
Arthur S. Verdesca
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Arthur S. Verdesca

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 37 Missing: {FJQX} This is puzzle # 30 for Mr. Verdesca. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0622 ( 16,297 )
Across
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Entertain from house to house : CAROL
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Sirs' counterparts : MADAMS
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Horse show locales : ARENAS
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Slow musical pieces : ADAGIOS
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Kind of license or justice : POETIC
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Measles variety : RUBELLA
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W.W. II German bomber : STUKA
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"From the_____ of Montezuma" : HALLS
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Pascal's law : LOI
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Part of H.R.H. : HIS
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Fixed, as a gauge : PRESET
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Reposed : LAIN
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Iris's place : UVEA
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Chichi : ARTY
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Place for belt-tightening : WAIST
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Flooring of marble chips : TERRAZZO
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Ibsen play : GHOSTS
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Singer Laine : CLEO
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Kind of suit : ZOOT
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Strait of Dover port : CALAIS
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Women's wide-legged pants : PALAZZOS
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_____ -garde : AVANT
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District : ZONE
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Orient : EAST
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Shower attention (on) : DOTE
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Jeans : DENIMS
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Third-millennium year : MMI
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"_____ Along Little Dogies" : GIT
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Gist : SENSE
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Drum accompanying a fife : TABOR
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Academy Award category : EDITING
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Strainers : SIEVES
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Quietus : DECEASE
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Pluck, as eyebrows : TWEEZE
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Juicer : REAMER
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Iris with a fragrant rootstock : ORRIS
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Prisoner : CAPTIVE
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Alarm, e.g. : AROUSER
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Stink : REEK
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Like some beer : ONTAP
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My _____, Vietnam : LAI
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"A Christmas Carol" specter : MARLEY
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Not for kiddies : ADULT
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Small flatfishes : DABS
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Questionnaire info : AGE
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"Pizarro Seizing the Inca of Peru" artist : MILLAIS
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Recital singer : SOLOIST
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Sonata's third movement, often : SCHERZO
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Louisiana 11 : SAINTS
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Folded up : SHUT
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Respecting : ASTO
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Demolishes : RAZES
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Founder of Taoism : LAOTZE
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Esoteric : ARCANE
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Avast, on land : WHOA
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Got off : ALIT
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Robot, in Jewish legend : GOLEM
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Most like the Marx Brothers : ZANIEST
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Sponged : CADGED
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Dodger : AVOIDER
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Trellis : LATTICE
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Singer Lily : PONS
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Africa's fourth-longest river : ZAMBEZI
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Seeps : OSMOSES
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Pen : STIR
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Early American publisher Peter : ZENGER
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Stupid : DENSE
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Beef cattle : STEER
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Where Anna Leonowens taught : SIAM
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Affirm : AVER
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Japanese drink : TEA
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W.W. II battle site, for short : IWO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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