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New York Times, Friday, August 19, 1994

Author:
Martin Ashwood-Smith
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Martin Ashwood-Smith

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKYZ} Spans: 5, (1 triple stack) This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Ashwood-Smith. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0819 ( 16,355 )
Across
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Come clean, with "up" : FESS
5
Attitudinize : POSE
9
Matthew, originally : LEVI
13
Lung opening? : AQUA
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"_____ Speaks!" (1961 autobiography) : HARPO
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Well briefed about : UPON
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Disarmament treaty concerns : NUCLEARARSENALS
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Douglas, e.g. : FIR
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Coeur d'_____, Idaho : ALENE
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Draw out : EDUCE
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The difference between Jan and Joan? : ANO
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Kingdom east of Fiji : TONGA
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Air freshener option : LILAC
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Edwin Drood's betrothed : ROSA
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1991 flick "Bill and _____ Bogus Journey" : TEDS
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Suffix with exist or insist : ENT
30
High muck-a-mucks : EXECS
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Frequent figure in Renaissance paintings : AMORETTO
35
Shoreline drive : ESPLANADE
37
Wipeout : MASSACRE
39
Turning points : AXLES
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"Welcome" item : MAT
44
Apple-pie pros : MOMS
45
Hard to believe : TALL
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Chipped in : ANTED
49
Mogul mogul : NAWAB
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Swell place? : SEA
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Shooter's request : SMILE
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Connacht county : SLIGO
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Certainly may : CAN
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Curacao, e.g. : CARIBBEANISLAND
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Classical theaters : ODEA
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Stop- _____ : ANDGO
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Shaving cream additive : ALOE
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Joanne Dru's "Red River" role : TESS
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Fwys. : RTES
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Mystery writer John Dickson _____ : CARR
Down
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Hoopla : FANFARE
2
September event : EQUINOX
3
Sweetener : SUCROSE
4
1905 song girl : SAL
5
Minor need, at times? : PARENTALCONSENT
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Toast topping : ORANGEMARMALADE
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Leave the nest : SPREADONESWINGS
8
Sister of Selene : EOS
9
Montreal Monday : LUNDI
10
Shoulder piece : EPAULET
11
Spitfire, so to speak : VOLCANO
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Creepy-crawly : INSECT
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Overhead projection? : HALO
17
Dig in : EAT
18
It's shocking! : EEL
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Experts : ACES
28
Mrs., abroad : SRA
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Serpent's sound : SSS
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Author LeShan : EDA
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Copy : TEXT
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Robin's co-star in 70's TV : PAM
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Artificial : MANMADE
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Get-ups : ATTIRES
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Where "Turandot" premiered : LASCALA
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Wife of England's Henry II : ELEANOR
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Calumny : SLANDER
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Billiken : MASCOT
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Literature Nobelist Canetti : ELIAS
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Party girl : DEB
50
Exchange premium : AGIO
51
Derek and others : BOS
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Except for : BAR
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Varnish ingredient : LAC

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

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