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New York Times, Friday, January 1, 1999

Author:
Joe DiPietro
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Joe DiPietro

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 72, Blocks: 39 Missing: {KZ} This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. DiPietro. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 0101 ( 17,951 )
Across
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Cable channel based in Bristol, Conn. : ESPN
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Good ___ : ASNEW
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Alcohol-laced dessert : BABA
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Water color : AQUA
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Extermination station : ROACHMOTEL
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Well : SUMP
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Street corner shout of old : EXTRAEXTRA
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Select : TAP
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Collage material : CUTTINGS
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It lies west of the Provo River : OREMUTAH
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Rep.'s counterpart : SEN
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Danger signal : REDFLAG
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Wax : GROW
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Political pundit Huffington : ARIANNA
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Unsettle : JAR
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Greeting for Galba : AVE
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Part of Scand. : NOR
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Uraeus figure : ASP
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Turkish honorific : AGA
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"In the Good Old Summertime" lyricist Shields : REN
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Schmaltz : GOO
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Odin has only one : EYE
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Lucky strike : PAYDIRT
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Literally, "I burn" : ETNA
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Comes (to) : AMOUNTS
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Year in St. Martin's papacy : DCL
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Kind of stand : ONENIGHT
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1993 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees : THEDOORS
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Driving point : TEE
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Reacting hysterically : HAVINGACOW
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1988 marathon gold medalist Rosa ___ : MOTA
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Body that fills a seat? : ELECTORATE
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"Yes, there is ___!" : AGOD
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Pyrénées peak : MONT
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They may do a snow job : NARCS
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Material for an editor : COPY
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Neighbor of Newark : EASTORANGE
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It may be extracted : SQUAREROOT
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Built oneself up : PUMPEDIRON
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Towel feature : NAP
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Live : ARE
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Fenway Park nine, for short : SOX
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"Of course!" : NATCH
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Like raw silk : ECRU
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"___ up?" : WHATS
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Olympics sport since 1904 : BOXING
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Memo abbr. : ATTN
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Cold pack : BERG
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"Wellaway!" updated : ALAS
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Ration : METE
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Juilliard deg. : MFA
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They're up in arms : ULNAE
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Plant with yellow flower clusters : TANSY
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Visibly incredulous : AGAPE
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More than ready : RARINGTOGO
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More than outrageous : OVERTHETOP
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More than dated : WENTSTEADY
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Another name for Yamato : JAPAN
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"It's only ___!" : AGAME
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Chardonnet's invention : RAYON
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Motorist's offense, briefly : DUI
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User : ADDICT
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N.A., e.g. : CONT
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Prepare to surf, perhaps : LOGON
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Director's dream : OSCAR
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1969 Joyce Carol Oates novel : THEM
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Kind of effect : HALO
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Flush : EVEN
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Uncommon, as a Latin bird? : RARA
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Share letters? : OTC
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Montgomery of jazz : WES
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Big ___ : MAC

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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