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New York Times, Friday, June 24, 1994

Author:
Mark Diehl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Mark Diehl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JQVXZ} Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry. This is puzzle # 11 for Mr. Diehl. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0624 ( 16,299 )
Across
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Jubilate or Miserere : PSALM
6
"Paradise Lost,' for one : EPIC
10
Wee bit : DAB
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Standard : ETHIC
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Pane holder : SASH
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Kind of pen : BULL
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Cause of a good belly laugh? : PAUNCHLINE
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Peter Gunn's girlfriend _____ Hart : EDIE
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Mona Lisa attribute : SMILE
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Optimism : ROSINESS
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Flowers for floats : MUMS
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Souvenir shop items : TSHIRTS
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Sacrifices : OFFERSUP
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Mideast capital : SANA
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W.W.I battle site : MARNE
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Attacked vigorously : RAKED
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Multipurpose truck : UTE
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"Ricochet" co-star : ICET
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Flash : GLINT
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Lordly one : SNOB
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Start of a hole : TEE
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70's singer Freda : PAYNE
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De _____ (actual) : FACTO
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Appear : LOOM
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Annual Labor Day event : TELETHON
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Combined, in a way : STAPLED
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"Tuna-Fishing" artist : DALI
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ldee fixe, for example : NEUROSIS
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Mussolini's air marshal Balbo : ITALO
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Mount, north of Catania : ETNA
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Hindquarters? : HAUNCHBACK
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Cunning : ARCH
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Tale opener : ONCE
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Western airline : ALOHA
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T, to Morse : DAH
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Going-away party? : WAKE
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Iron Mike : TYSON
Down
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Zing : PEP
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Termini: Abbr. : STAS
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Like a beehive : AHUM
4
Embrocation : LINIMENT
5
News syndicate founder Samuel : MCCLURE
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Night school subject: Abbr. : ESL
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Modest hand : PAIR
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Ain't right? : ISNOT
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Knights' group : CHESSSET
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Where Howard Stern rides horses? : DUDERAUNCH
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The elite : ALIST
12
Wish the best for : BLESS
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Nigeria neighbor : BENIN
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Takes up : HEMS
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"If _____ a Hammer" : IHAD
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Hardly polite : SURLY
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Drop : OMIT
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Die feature : FACE
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What there's no such thing as at NASA? : FREELAUNCH
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Put on a coat : PAINT
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Struck a low blow : KNEED
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Barker of filmdom : TOTO
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Dark, poetically : EBON
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"Wheel" or "Pyramid" : GAMESHOW
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In a pleased way : SATIABLY
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Famed traveler : POLO
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Homburg : FELTHAT
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Chicago-based TV show : OPRAH
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Of the flock : LAIC
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All-time P.G.A. tour leader : SNEAD
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Exotic fish : TETRA
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Book subtitled "Her True Story" : DIANA
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Use a straw : SUCK
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Plain of Jars locale : LAOS
54
Cuatro y cuatro : OCHO
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Society page word : NEE
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Colo. neighbor : KAN

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later.

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