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New York Times, Tuesday, June 28, 1994

Author:
Jonathan Schmatzbach
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jonathan Schmalzbach

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QXZ} This is puzzle # 5 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0628 ( 16,303 )
Across
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Send a Dear John letter : JILT
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Antarctica's _____ Coast : CAIRD
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Stain on Santa : SOOT
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Medicinal herb : ALOE
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"Golden" song : OLDIE
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Transportation Secretary Federico : PENA
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Prefix with bucks or bytes : MEGA
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Ad: Part 1 : SAIDJULIET
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Ad: Part 2 : TOROMEO
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And others : ETALII
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Lennon's lady : ONO
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Clinches : ICES
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Ad: Part 3 : IFYOU
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Ad: Part 4 : WONTSHAVE
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Beats : DRUMS
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Judge : RATE
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Dogpatch diminutive : LIL
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Cabbies' credentials: Abbr. : LICS
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Jabbed : POKED
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Radio knob : DIAL
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And so forth, for short : ETC
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Singular person : ONER
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Gladiator's place : ARENA
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Medium in which this puzzle's ad appeared : ROADSIGNS
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Furnishes for a time : LENDS
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Twilights, poetically : EENS
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Richmond was its cap. : CSA
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Queen Victoria's husband : ALBERT
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Ad: Part 5 : GOHOMEO
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Sponsor of the ad : BURMASHAVE
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Snead and Spade : SAMS
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15 miles of song : ERIE
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Floor pieces : TILES
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Wasatch Range state : UTAH
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Prepared to drive : TEED
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Unclogs : OPENS
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Glazier's section : PANE
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Predicament : JAM
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"_____ a song go..." : ILET
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CBS's eye, e.g. : LOGO
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Genteel snack spots : TEAROOMS
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Topper's first name : COSMO
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Wings : ALAE
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Peculiar: Prefix : IDIO
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Clear : RID
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Downcast : DEJECTED
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Quite an impression : SPLASH
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Trompe l' _____ : OEIL
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"Dedicated to the _____ Love" : ONEI
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Noted Chaplin follower : TATI
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Shoshoneans : UTES
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Responsibility : ONUS
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Buries : INTERS
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Shiftless one : IDLER
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_____ Bandito of commercials : FRITO
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New Mexico's state flower : YUCCA
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Offenses : WRONGS
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"The Old _____ Bucket" : OAKEN
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Martian or Venusian : ALIEN
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Article of food : VIAND
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Actress Raines and others : ELLAS
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Indicates : POINTSTO
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Concocts : DREAMSUP
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In addition : ALSO
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Adjudged : DEEMED
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"Buona _____" (Italian greeting) : SERA
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Judit Polgar's game : CHESS
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Help a crook : ABET
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Bait : LURE
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Spreadable cheese : BRIE
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Tempest : GALE
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Browning locale : OVEN
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"Do I dare to _____ peach?": Eliot : EATA
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Muscat's land : OMAN
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Fashionable : HIP
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That girl : SHE

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

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