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New York Times, Wednesday, September 7, 1994

Author:
Cathy Millhauser
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Cathy Allis

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 36 Missing: {JKQX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 11 for Ms. Allis. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1994, The New York TimesNo. 0907 ( 16,374 )
Across
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Horoscope : CHART
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Pachacuti was one : INCA
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Safety specifications : CODE
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Personal care workers : AIDES
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Dickensian orphan : NELL
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Stormy greeting? : HAIL
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Fat City dwelling? : THEHOUSEOFLARDS
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Loudness unit : SONE
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Jots : TADS
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Actor Davis : OSSIE
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Gatsby portrayer, with 36-Across : ALAN
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Just those of Juan things? : ESOS
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Outwit, in Fat City? : GETTHEBUTTEROF
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Was a busybody : PRIED
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Gibbons : APES
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Common Market money : ECU
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See 23-Across : LADD
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Warp : TWIST
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Parts of matches : SETS
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Unstop, poetically : OPE
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Germany's _____ Mountains : HARZ
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Munchkins : ELVES
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Fat City office attire? : THREEPIECESUET
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Bearing : MIEN
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Inspector : EYER
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Sphere, e.g. : SOLID
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Paraphernalia : GEAR
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Final words : OBIT
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Be insincere, in Fat City? : PAYLIPIDSERVICE
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Crow's-nest cry : AHOY
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"Little Sheba" playwright : INGE
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Yellow-fever mosquito : AEDES
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"Ladders" in hose : RUNS
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Turned gray : AGED
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Take by force : WREST
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1983 Tony musical : CATS
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"Farmer in the Dell" syllables : HIHO
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Arabian Peninsula port : ADEN
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Prepared leftovers : REHEATED
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General on Chinese menus : TSO
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Bonkers : INSANE
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Requisite : NEED
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Zoom-lens shots : CLOSEUPS
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Actor-director Kjellin : ALF
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Ballroom glide : CHASSE
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Boating couple : OARS
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Actress Conn of "Benson" : DIDI
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Besides : ELSE
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Bountiful's state : UTAH
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Despoils : LOOTS
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Old Ford : LTD
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Printer's mark : STET
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Plot mathematically : GRAPH
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Place to get down from : EIDER
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Fabric akin to felt : BAIZE
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Chaucer pilgrim : REEVE
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Eightsome : OCTET
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Ado : FUSS
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Novelist's concern : PLOT
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Race's end : TAPE
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Using extortion : WRINGING
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Barely mention : SLUROVER
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Johanna Spyri classic : HEIDI
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Canton finish : ESE
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Dickinson and Bronte : EMILYS
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Halted : CEASED
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Rochester's beloved : EYRE
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Practice a la Marciano : SPAR
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Kauai neighbor : OAHU
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Where the Rhone meets the Saone : LYON
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Sidle : EDGE
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Remain : BIDE
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Finishes the cake : ICES
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Examine : TEST
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_____ mater (brain membrane) : PIA
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Like sushi : RAW

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

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