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New York Times, Saturday, June 25, 1994

Northernmost city of ancient Palestine

Author:
Manny Nosowsky
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Manny Nosowsky

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 30 Missing: {FVZ} This is puzzle # 25 for Mr. Nosowsky. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York Times6/25/94 ( No. 16,300 )
Across
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Fuel source : GASPUMP
8
Cracked : QUIPPED
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Serious lapse : AMNESIA
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Intended for those of means : UPSCALE
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Camerieri : WAITERS
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Letter from St. Paul : EPISTLE
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Companions' separator : AND
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Missions of mercy : RESCUES
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Breakfast company? : BED
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March time : IDES
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Marked for exclusion : DELED
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Study : PORE
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Undercover agent, in slang : NARCO
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Carried out : DID
30
Perscrutation : PROBE
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Old "Matter of Fact" columnist : ALSOP
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Deserted : ALONE
34
5O's bash? : GOLDENJUBILEE
37
Back matter : INDEX
38
Low bridge bid, informally : ONENO
39
Extraordinary : SUPER
40
Korean War flier : MIG
41
Deli turnover : KNISH
45
Covered up : CLAD
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Welcome surprise : BONUS
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Lead-in for jail or pot : GOTO
49
Slow down the mus. : RIT
50
Play mainly for defense : PUNTING
52
Northernmost city of ancient Palestine : DAN
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It may hang by the neck : EARRING
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Kind of Emmy : DAYTIME
57
Names, officially : ANOINTS
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Noble clothing, once : ERMINES
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Most temperate : MILDEST
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Rappelling : DESCENT
Down
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Arthurian knight : GAWAIN
2
Mother in "The Glass Menagerie" : AMANDA
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Duke of the old Dodgers : SNIDER
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Fit of pique : PET
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Druggie : USER
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In a rut : MIRED
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Relayed : PASSEDON
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In a line : QUEUED
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Hiked : UPPED
10
Keb and Nut's daughter : ISIS
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AT's XT's etc. : PCS
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"Ain't That a Shame" singer, 1955 : PATBOONE
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Newswoman born in Bryan, Tex. : ELLERBEE
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Clinton press secretary Myers : DEEDEE
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Place to be taken : CLIPJOINT
24
Burned : SCALDED
26
Drag out : PROLONG
28
Anterior : OLDER
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Shoot at casually : PLINK
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Survey checkoff : SEX
33
See 44 Down : ABE
34
Big Apple V.I.P. : GIULIANI
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Doing recon : ONPATROL
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Without much to go on : UNGUIDED
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Thigh-slapper : SCREAM
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Shared by, to Shakespeare : MONGST
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First-aid kit item : IODINE
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Bee's target : STAMEN
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With 33 Down, Presidential epithet : HONEST
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Some sacrificial offerings : BUNTS
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It's a trap : SNARE
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Lonesome one : PINE
51
Aerobics habitats : GYMS
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Clear : RID
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Oddity : TIC

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later.

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