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New York Times, Tuesday, August 9, 1994

Author:
Jonathan Schmatzbach
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Jonathan Schmalzbach

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JQXYZ} This is puzzle # 7 for Mr. Schmalzbach. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0809 ( 16,345 )
Across
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Buddy : CHUM
5
Balance sheet listing : ASSET
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Helper: Abbr. : ASST
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New Rochelle college : IONA
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They fly in formation : GEESE
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Wife of _____ (Chaucer pilgrim) : BATH
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Ordnance : ARMS
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Fill with glee : ELATE
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Out of the weather : ALEE
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Battle in which Lee defeated Pope : SECONDMANASSAS
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Sunday talk: Abbr. : SER
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Activity : ADO
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Fountain treat, for short : SHAKE
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Battle in which Bragg defeated Rosecrans : CHICKAMAUGA
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Singer Coolidge et al. : RITAS
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Corner : TRAP
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11th-century date : MVI
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Heaven on earth : EDEN
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Change : AMEND
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Earth sci. : GEOL
40
Marry : WED
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Fine poker holdings : ACES
42
Hawks : SELLS
43
Battle in which Grant defeated Bragg : CHATTANOOGA
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John Wilkes Booth, e.g. : ACTOR
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Tempe sch. : ASU
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Items on a "must" list : DOS
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Battle in which Lee defeated Burnside : FREDERICKSBURG
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Retread, e.g. : TIRE
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Go along (with) : AGREE
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Wrangler's pal : PARD
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Overlook : OMIT
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Some are heroic : POEMS
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Mideast land : OMAN
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Promontory : NESS
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Kilmer opus : TREES
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Nino's nothing : NADA
Down
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Spy grp. : CIA
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Baseball, informally : HORSEHIDE
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Not deserved : UNMERITED
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Not fem. : MASC
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Work to do : AGENDA
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Infrequently : SELDOM
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Petticoat junction : SEAM
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"Como _____ usted?" : ESTA
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Chelsea Clinton, e.g. : TEEN
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Embarrass : ABASH
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Nacho topping : SALSA
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Rib-eye : STEAK
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Ones nearby : THESE
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Dumbarton _____ (1944 meeting site) : OAKS
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P.D.Q. : ASAP
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Item in a hardware bin : SCREW
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Fire : CAN
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Nuclear experiment : ATEST
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Coffee server : URN
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Start for fly or about : GAD
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Three-hanky film : MELODRAMA
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City once named for Stalin : VOLGOGRAD
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Rick's beloved et al. : ILSAS
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Herr's "Oh!" : ACH
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"Cry _____ River" : MEA
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General Motors make : GEO
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Parcel of land : ACRE
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High-hat : SNUB
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Words before "I'm yours" : TAKEME
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Tax : ASSESS
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"Sweet" river of song : AFTON
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Record blot : CRIME
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Actress Garr et at. : TERIS
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Playwright Clifford : ODETS
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Engrossed : RAPT
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Mr. Stravinsky : IGOR
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Saskatchewan tribe : CREE
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Atop : UPON
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Kind of testing : DNA

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

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