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New York Times, Friday, August 26, 1994

Author:
Timothy S. Lewis
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Timothy S. Lewis

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQUXZ} This is puzzle # 6 for Mr. Lewis. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0826 ( 16,362 )
Across
1
Macintosh predecessor : LISA
5
Fish feature : SCALE
10
Crumples : WADS
14
Joie de vivre : ELAN
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Less racy : TAMER
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Unbalanced : ALOP
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Start of an excerpt from an Edna St. Vincent Millay poem : ALLDAYLONG
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Elvis, for one : IDOL
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"Read this" : FYI
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Chaser, perhaps : BEER
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Norm's wife, on "Cheers" : VERA
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Physicist Joliot-Curie : IRENE
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Excerpt, part 2 : BETWEENMY
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A, to Mozart : EINE
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Not sanguine : WAN
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Ball perch : TEE
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Having a ranking : RATED
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Chateau-dotted valley : LOIRE
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Wind up : END
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Excerpt, part 3 : LIFEANDME
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Pendant : BOB
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Zigzags : TACKS
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Oscitates : YAWNS
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Antecedent period : EVE
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Year of Trajan's victory over Dacia : CVI
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Ruined : SHOT
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Excerpt, part 4 : HERSHADOW
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Comical Anne : MEARA
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Province : AREA
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Young men's club : FRAT
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Moore's "_____ the Last Rose of Summer" : TIS
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Kind of stew : VEAL
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Excerpt, part 5 : INTERVENES
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Icicle holder : EAVE
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What a skimmer skims : CREAM
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Box : LOGE
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Half-note feature : STEM
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It's a crying need : HANKY
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Baseball Hall-of-Famer Coveleski : STAN
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More verdant : LEAFIER
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"Twelfth Night" setting : ILLYRIA
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Conspicuous : SALIENT
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What's more : AND
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Eye problem : STYE
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Old Testament scout : CALEB
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Dean Martin subject : AMORE
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Deighton or Dawson : LEN
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Dyne-centimeter : ERG
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Give up : WAIVE
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Not too soft : ALDENTE
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Openers : DOORMEN
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Like a newborn's legs : SPLAYED
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Tad's dad : ABE
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1970 Nobel physicist Louis : NEEL
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Most bears, biologically : TWINS
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One of TV's Cleavers : WARD
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Them, with "the" : ENEMY
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Quit flying : DITCH
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Massenet opera : LECID
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Black or red tree : OAK
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_____ bean : FAVA
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Pave the way : EASE
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Is mannerly : BEHAVES
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Pig out : OVEREAT
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Leave desolate : BEREAVE
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This and that : WHATNOT
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Onetime dictator : NORIEGA
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Eisenhower confidant : STASSEN
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1692 trial site : SALEM
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Commonly : OFTEN
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Inflict : WREAK
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V.J. employer : MTV
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Land force : ARMY
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"_____liebe dich" : ICH
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Powerful D.C. lobby : NRA
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Superways : ELS

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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