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New York Times, Tuesday, July 19, 1994

Author:
Christopher Hurt
Editor:
Will Shortz
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117/19/199412/23/19981
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Christopher Hurt

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {FJQZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Hurt. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0719 ( 16,324 )
Across
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Greatly impressed : AWED
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Chairman _____ : MAO
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Poet Mandelstam : OSIP
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Charming : LOVELY
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Viper : ASP
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Moore of "A Few Good Men" : DEMI
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Sagan's "_____ Brain" : BROCAS
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40-Across's beloved 11 : THEBEARS
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Shifty shoe? : SNEAKER
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African nation since 1993 : ERITREA
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Danger : PERIL
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Reps. : AGTS
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Close, as friends : BOSOM
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Musician's job : GIG
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Composer of "Socrate" : SATIE
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National park in Maine : ACADIA
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Shem's father : NOAH
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Getting on : OLD
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Indian writer Santha Rama _____ : RAU
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Theme of this puzzle : CHICAGO
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End up ahead : WIN
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Frank Baum's initial initial : ELL
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Angel's headgear : HALO
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California's motto : EUREKA
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Hebrew master : RABBI
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Dutch airline : KLM
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Spinners, e.g. : LURES
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Brain tests, for short : EEGS
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Essentials : NEEDS
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Common speech : VULGATE
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Bureau : DRESSER
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Locale of 40-Across : ILLINOIS
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Mourn : GRIEVE
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Prolific "author" : ANON
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_____ pro nobis : ORA
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Plains Indians : OSAGES
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Items in a code : LAWS
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_____ Luthor : LEX
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Boss Tweed lampooner : NAST
Down
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Liturgical robes : ALBS
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Eroded : WORN
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Bacchanalian cry : EVOE
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Crab, e.g. : DECAPOD
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Small rug : MAT
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Late tennis great : ASHE
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It may be seria or buffa : OPERA
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Single-named folk singer : ODETTA
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40-Across landmark : SEARSTOWER
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Hungary's Nagy : IMRE
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Galileo's home : PISA
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40-Across's eastern border : LAKEMICHIGAN
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Belgian river : YSER
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Feature of 40-Across, according to Sandburg : BIGSHOULDERS
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Get-up : RIG
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1860 nominee in 40-Across : LINCOLN
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Less cluttered : BARER
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Florida city : OCALA
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1976 Nobel Prize winner from 40-Across : SAULBELLOW
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Indian district : GOA
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"_____ Ike" (50's slogan) : ILIKE
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Millay and Ferber : EDNAS
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Cry of discovery : AHA
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Ripen : AGE
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Kind : ILK
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Type of roulette : RUSSIAN
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Sets sail : BEGINS
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Avg. : MED
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Pub perch : STOOL
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Therefore : ERGO
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Perfume holder : VIAL
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Humerus neighbor : ULNA
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Mary Robinson's land : EIRE
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Nintendo rival : SEGA
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Impending times : EVES
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"Give it a _____" : REST
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Wailing instrument : SAX

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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