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New York Times, Tuesday, August 30, 1994

Author:
Jonathan Schmatzbach
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jonathan Schmalzbach

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 39 Missing: {JQWX} This is puzzle # 8 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0830 ( 16,366 )
Across
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Son of Abraham : ISAAC
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RR stops : STAS
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Ill-considered : RASH
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Hajj destination : MECCA
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Justice Black : HUGO
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"... and to _____ good night" : ALLA
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Whittles down : PARES
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The sun, to the skin : AGER
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Hera's husband : ZEUS
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Noted baseball announcer : REDBARBER
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Give the boot to : OUST
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Actor Ray : ALDO
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Lustily robust : EARTHY
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Cervantes's _____ Panza : SANCHO
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Improvise : ADLIB
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Mountain of central Russia : URAL
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Defense acronym : NATO
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Actress Christine : LAHTI
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Fixed shoes : RESOLED
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Emancipates : RESCUES
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Borgnine's "From Here to Eternity" role : FATSO
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Pronounced : ORAL
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Abstract artist Paul : KLEE
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Clear, as a tape : ERASE
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Loco : INSANE
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Quarterback, often : PASSER
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Misplace : LOSE
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Compassion : RUTH
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All worked up : INALATHER
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Concept : IDEA
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Tastes : SIPS
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"_____ of Athens" : TIMON
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First name in casino ownership : MERV
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Option word : ELSE
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Gentry : ELITE
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Educator Sullivan : ANNE
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Noticed : SEEN
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Acted grandmotherly : DOTED
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Mischief-maker : IMP
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Cook quickly : SEAR
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Caldwell's "God's Little _____" : ACRE
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Scored on a serve : ACED
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Algiers quarter : CASBAH
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Archeologist's fragment : SHARD
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Harbor helper : TUGBOAT
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Author James : AGEE
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Horse color : SORREL
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Clinton's home team : RAZORBACKS
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Certain Alaskan : ALEUT
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Kind of fund : SLUSH
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Cursory : HASTY
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By oneself : ALONE
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Is sickly : AILS
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Malibu sight : SURF
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Neighborhood : AREA
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Cartoonist Thomas : NAST
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Near miss : CLOSESHAVE
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Celebrated Freud case : DORA
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Hubbubs : ADOS
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Dance performed in a grass skirt : HULA
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High schooler : TEEN
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Sinking-in phrase : ISEE
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Knowledge : LORE
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"Aeneid" queen : ELISA
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Setback : RELAPSE
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Gets up : ARISES
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Cleared : NETTED
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Jazz trumpeter Louis : PRIMA
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"The Age of Anxiety" poet : AUDEN
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Shock jock Howard : STERN
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Novelist Tillie : OLSEN
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Cairo's river : NILE
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Hawaiian seaport : HILO
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Spew forth : EMIT
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Dull routine : ROTE
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Pulp penman Buntline : NED

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

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