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New York Times, Friday, July 29, 1994

Author:
A. D. Cover
Editor:
Will Shortz
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A. D. Cover

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 37 Missing: {JKQVXZ} This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Cover. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0729 ( 16,334 )
Across
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Reactors : PILES
6
Ballet prop : BARRE
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Word with face or place : CARD
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Cat-_____-tails : ONINE
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German virtuoso Karl : ABEL
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Dog of the comics : ODIE
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Enclosed : INDOOR
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Glutinous : ROPY
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Beam : SMILE
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"So's your old man," e.g. : RETORT
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Tense : WIRED
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Make-believe : SHAM
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Litter : UNTIDINESS
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Crate, so to speak : AUTO
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Direct course : BEELINE
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Celebrated : FAMOUS
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Not late-breaking news : TREND
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Russian space station : MIR
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Salon jobs : RINSES
38
City south of Salem : EUGENE
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Chemical suffix : IDE
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This puzzle's theme : SCALE
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Shade : PARASOL
46
Strength : STAMINA
48
Colliery : MINE
49
Self-control : TEMPERANCE
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Strasbourg summers : ETES
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"Burnt Norton" poet : ELIOT
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Charters : LEASES
56
Grinder : MOLAR
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Turkish generals : AGAS
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Bygone birds : DODOES
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Pub order : PINT
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Stuff : SATE
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Friend in Firenze : AMICA
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Western Electric co-founder Barton : ENOS
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Like many tests : TIMED
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Kind of attitude : METOO
Down
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Baked, fermented dish : POI
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Wayside, for one : INN
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Noted resort : LIDO
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Titanic : ENORMOUS
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Unwatered : SERE
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Certain sir : BARONET
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Launch stopper : ABORTER
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Herpetologist's study : REPTILE
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Count : RELY
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Math figure : COSINE
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Esteem : ADMIRE
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Vexes : RILES
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Knight jobs : DEEDS
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Firkin : TUB
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Get ready to start--or finish : WINDUP
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1956 Mature-Leigh film : SAFARI
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Tropical, in a way : HUMID
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Offset, with "for" : ATONE
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Feast : DINE
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Sonnet part : SESTET
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Have coming : MERIT
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Amphigoric : INANE
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Cobbles : RESOLES
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Disfigure : SCAR
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Playful : GAMESOME
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Combination : AMALGAM
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Striped : LINEATE
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Hidden : ENCASED
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Kind of casting : SPORTS
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Money of ancient Rome : AES
49
Site of Arizona State : TEMPE
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Remove to a distance : ELOIN
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Piazza del Duomo site : MILANO
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Ball-shaped cheese : EDAM
57
Wine capital : ASTI
59
1969 Jerry Rubin book : DOIT
60
Prefix with system or sphere : ECO
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_____ Vicente, Brazil : SAO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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