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New York Times, Monday, August 29, 1994

Author:
Mary Derderian Brown
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JKQZ} Spans: 3 This is the debut puzzle for Ms. Brown. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0829 ( 16,365 )

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Across
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Battle of 1836 : ALAMO
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Snoozes : NAPS
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Read, as bar codes : SCAN
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Actress Linda : LAVIN
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Song for one : ARIA
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Tropical food plant : TARO
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"Great!" : SWELL
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Shaker contents : SALT
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_____ -European : INDO
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Rarely : ONCEINABLUEMOON
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Zero : NIL
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They use lassos : ROPERS
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Product with Ammonia-D : WINDEX
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Ineptly : BADLY
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Counterpart of Mars : ARES
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Jai _____ : ALAI
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Kind of cow, dog or horse : SEA
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Hercule Poirot's pride : LITTLEGREYCELLS
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Feminizing suffix : ESS
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The last word? : AMEN
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Seamstress Betsy : ROSS
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Cons : SCAMS
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TV secretary : STREET
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New York's _____ Island : STATEN
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Wide's partner : FAR
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Surrenders : WAVESAWHITEFLAG
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Double-reed woodwind : OBOE
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"The Wind in the Willows" character : TOAD
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Something to fall back on? : ALIBI
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Stir up : ROIL
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Toledo's lake : ERIE
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Heavy reading : TOMES
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Lump : NODE
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Auction off : SELL
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Baker's need : YEAST
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In addition : ALSO
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White House area : LAWN
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With:Fr. : AVEC
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Roger Bannister's distance : MILE
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Connected to the information superhighway : ONLINE
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Twang type : NASAL
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Show horse : ARAB
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Tablet : PILL
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Sinatra's "_____ Night" : SATURDAY
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Part of a 90's TV duo : STIMPY
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Transport for Hiawatha : CANOE
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Zeal : ARDOR
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Middays : NOONS
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Overrule : NIX
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Windblown : EOLIC
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Cloth texture : WALE
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Showy flower : IRIS
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Snares : NETS
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Summer hrs. : DST
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Owls' hangouts : BARNS
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Pub draught : ALE
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_____ gin fizz : SLOE
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Otherwise : ELSE
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Like some profs. : ASST
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Intertwines : LACES
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Flows forth : EMANATES
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Small wonder : GEM
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Blunder : ERR
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Addison contemporary Richard : STEELE
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Plopped (down) : SAT
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Peace maker : TREATY
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Like some enemies : SWORN
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No-no : TABOO
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Eschew : AVOID
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Cuba's Castro : FIDEL
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Had on : WORE
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"_____, Caesar!" : HAIL
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Ice chunk : FLOE
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South Americar capital : LIMA
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"Honest" one and namesakes : ABES
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Essence : GIST

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later.

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