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New York Times, Friday, September 23, 1994

Author:
Bryant White
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Bryant White

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 38 Missing: {JYZ} This is puzzle # 18 for Mr. White. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0923 ( 16,390 )
Across
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Producer Ponti : CARLO
6
Madras mister : SRI
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Ruinous : FATAL
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Southeast Asia product : OPIUM
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Perfect rating : TEN
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Make _____ (get tagged, e.g., in baseball) : ANOUT
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Month before lyar : NISAN
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Soft-toned flutes : RECORDERS
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A STEIN'S LIQUEUR (anag.) : TEQUILASUNRISE
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Shields for men-at-arms : ECUS
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Parodists : APERS
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Left on the farm : HAW
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Bishopric : SEE
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Recipe meas. : TSP
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Flora and fauna : BIOTA
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Black tea : BOHEA
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Coat : VENEER
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This puzzle's theme : MIXEDDRINKS
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Some Arabs : OMANIS
37
Poet's ponds : MERES
38
"Marriage Italian Style" star : LOREN
39
Vigor, to Virgil : VIS
40
Spotted : SAW
43
"Lord of the Rings" creature : ENT
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Earmark : LABEL
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Actor Robert : ALDA
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SIPS LAGER ON GIN(anag.) : SINGAPORESLING
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Flight : STAIRCASE
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The deep : OCEAN
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Finnish coin : PENNI
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Scoreboard score : RUN
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Thrash : BASTE
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Firework? : ARSON
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It makes molehills out of mountains : TNT
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Record : ENTER
Down
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Tales of adventure : CONTES
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Each : APIECE
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Blue : RISQUE
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Island feasts : LUAUS
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Prefix with science : OMNI
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Short of cash, informally : STRAPPED
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Candy manufacturer Harry : REESE
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Acquire : INCUR
9
Actor Jamie : FARR
10
TheBeatles' "_____ Love Her" : ANDI
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Pavlova's slippers : TOESHOES
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Golden : AUREATE
13
Capt.'s subordinates : LTS
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Common buttons : ONS
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They may be batted : LASHES
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Type of paint : WAR
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Botulin, e.g. : TOXIN
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Czech statesman Eduard : BENES
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Signs, in away : INKS
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Twining plant stem : BINE
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Benbow or Farragut: Abbr. : ADM
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Macho : VIRILE
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1938 "invaders" : MARTIANS
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Deeply respectful : REVERENT
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Violinist Bull : OLE
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Chimera or Sphinx : MONSTER
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Most cunning : SLIEST
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Congenitally attached : ADNATE
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Much-soughtafter baseball card : WAGNER
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Varnish ingredient : LAC
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In pieces : APART
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Warrant officer : BOSUN
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_____ Highway : ALCAN
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El _____ (weather phenomenon) : NINO
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Jack-o'-lantern feature : GRIN
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"_____ it" ("Amen") : SOBE
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Belgian resort town : SPA

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

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