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New York Times, Wednesday, August 3, 1994

Author:
Richard Thomas
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Richard Thomas

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 36 Missing: {FJQ} Spans: 2 This is the debut puzzle for Mr. Thomas. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0803 ( 16,339 )
Across
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By the side : ALONG
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In the back : REAR
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Hoarded : KEPT
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1936 Leslie Howard role : ROMEO
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Nose (out) : EDGE
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Actress Nazimova : ALLA
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Foes at Gaugamela : ALEXANDERDARIUS
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Mythological lineup : PANTHEON
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Whomps : CREAMS
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_____ Claire : EAU
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Loyal : TRUE
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Foes at the falls of Reichenbach : MORIARTYHOLMES
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Topple : UPEND
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Leisure : EASE
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Card : WAG
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June honoree, for short : GRAD
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Taxable income : RENTS
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Philippine island : CEBU
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Plaintive : SAD
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Out of business : SHUT
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Camera carriage : DOLLY
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Foes at Troy : HECTORACHILLES
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Fix, artwise : REDO
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"Flying Down to _____" : RIO
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Bundle barley : SHEAVE
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Cosmetic items : MASCARAS
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Foes at Tenochtitlan : CORTESMONTEZUMA
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Mayberry moppet : OPIE
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Simulacrum : ICON
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Ferber title : SOBIG
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Level : TIER
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Not stifling : AIRY
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Levels off : EVENS
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Not give _____ : ARAP
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"Damn Yankees" role : LOLA
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Sign from on high : OMEN
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Barber's call : NEXT
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Green light : GOAHEAD
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Pilot's vision problem : REDOUT
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Nirvana : EDEN
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Cabinet dept. : AGR
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Group based in Geneva : REDCROSS
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First name in the N.B.A. : KAREEM
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Literary pseudonym : ELIA
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Jack Horner's surprise : PLUM
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Itar- _____ (news agency) : TASS
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Circa : NEAR
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As _____ (generally) : ARULE
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"Take _____!" : THAT
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Tankard's kin : MUGS
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Rival of Sally : OPRAH
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"The Cloister and the Hearth" author : READE
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N.Y.C. subway line : IND
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Busybody : YENTA
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Reb general Richard : EWELL
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Dear pelt : SABLE
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Fellows : GUYS
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Colonial African land : RHODESIA
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Prefix with Disney : EURO
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Mil. rank : COL
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Caniff's "_____ Canyon" : STEVE
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Bishop's bailiwick : DIOCESE
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Oregon's _____ Lake : CRATER
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Narrow opening : CRANNY
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"Hey you!" sound : HIST
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Dundee denizen : SCOT
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Original Arizonan : HOPI
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Gannon University home : ERIE
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Marston _____ (1644 battle site) : MOOR
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Don River's outlet : AZOV
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Hayseed : RUBE
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Ugandan exile : AMIN
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Needs a facelift : SAGS
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AT and T alternative : MCI

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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