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New York Times, Friday, September 16, 1994

Author:
Randolph Ross
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Randolph Ross

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 34 Missing: {FJQXZ} This is puzzle # 14 for Mr. Ross. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0916 ( 16,383 )

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Across
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COPPER CHARGES : CURATES
8
MERCURY WATER SOURCES : HGWELLS
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Furniture piece : ETAGERE
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Glee : ELATION
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Competitor : ENTRANT
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"O, where is _____?": Shakespeare : LOYALTY
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Hemingway novel setting : SEA
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Bygone auto : REO
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Quarantine : ISOLATE
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Ship officers : BOSNS
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Of oneself: Lat. : SUI
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GOLDEN GALE : AUGUST
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POTASSIUM PORTIONS : KRATIONS
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TIN SOURCE : SNORE
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HYDROGEN GAS : HAIR
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Auction offering : LOT
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Mauritanian, e.g. : ARAB
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Like Oscar Wilde : WITTY
38
Flintstone pet : DINO
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Zip : NIL
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Imagine that! : IDEA
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CARBON COOKER : COVEN
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SILVER DEBRIS : AGLITTER
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NEON PORTAL : NEGATE
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O.T. book : NEH
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Recreational drives : SPINS
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Grants : ACCORDS
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Take measures : ACT
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Boz boy : TIM
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Lets, in tennis : DOOVERS
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Bug River locale : UKRAINE
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Current instrument : AMMETER
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Some new-car drivers : LEASERS
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HELIUM DRINKS : HEBREWS
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ALUMINUM FISHING GEAR : ALLURES
Down
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Mediocre marks : CEES
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The _____ Reader (alternative press magazine) : UTNE
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Pro _____ : RATA
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Cabinet dept. : AGR
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Scented blossom : TEAROSE
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He went to camp in a 1987 movie : ERNEST
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_____ Hall : SETON
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Port opening : HELI
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Back-of-the-book section : GLOSSARY
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Rad : WAYOUT
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Latin list extender : ETALII
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Actress Kedrova : LILA
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Senator from Mississippi : LOTT
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Backwater : SNYE
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Bedroom community, for short : BURB
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Kerrigan and company : SKATERS
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Yoga position : ASANA
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Take apart : UNRIG
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Strive mightily, with "out" : GOALL
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U.S. poet laureate _____ Dove : RITA
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Former Twin batting champ : OLIVA
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Largish singing group : NONET
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Attack in away : STONE
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Bury : HIDE
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Recalled : WITHDREW
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Follows hostiley : DOGS
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Indispensable : CENTRAL
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_____ one's head : INOVER
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Slightly tapered : TERETE
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Monticello site : NICKEL
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Comic Poundstone : PAULA
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Esau's wife : ADAH
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Approach : COME
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Search : COMB
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Lith. and Lat., once : SSRS
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Deck : TIER
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Memo words : INRE
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Dining hall : MESS
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Tempe sch. : ASU

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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