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New York Times, Wednesday, October 6, 1999

Detective novelist John Dickson ___

Author:
Fred Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {JQZ} This is puzzle # 64 for Mr. Piscop.
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© 1999, The New York Times10/6/99 ( No. 18,229 )

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Across
1
Hide-hair link : NOR
4
Letters in cyberspace : EMAIL
9
Insured's contribution : COPAY
14
Log cabin President : ABE
15
Comics orphan : DONDI
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Fred's dancing partner : ADELE
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Winter air quality : NIP
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Fetch : GOGET
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Played over : RERAN
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Most Three Stooges films : TWOREELSHORTS
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Maneuver slowly : EASE
24
Overindulgent one : DOTER
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Rushed headlong : TORE
28
Curl one's lip : SNEER
30
Chekhov's first play : IVANOV
32
Ed Norton's field of work : SEWERAGE
37
Affirmative : AYE
38
Attorneys' filings : LEGALBRIEFS
40
Before now : AGO
42
NATO, for one : ALLIANCE
43
Update, as a story : RETELL
45
Nobel Prize economist Lawrence : KLEIN
49
Physicist Niels : BOHR
50
Vaudevillian Foy : EDDIE
55
"___ hungry I could..." : IMSO
56
Some Olympians : AMATEURBOXERS
59
Makeshift money : SCRIP
61
Pentagon bigwigs : BRASS
62
"Yay, team!" : RAH
63
"Common Sense" pamphleteer : PAINE
64
Ancient letters : RUNES
65
"That's amazing!" : GEE
66
Arctic floaters : FLOES
67
Acid in proteins : AMINO
68
Loop loopers : ELS
Down
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Port on the Loire : NANTES
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Alec's "Star Wars" role : OBIWAN
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Lie at rest : REPOSE
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Upper hand : EDGE
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Hit a low note? : MOOED
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White : ANGLO
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In other words : IDEST
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Loose-limbed : LITHE
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Detective novelist John Dickson ___ : CARR
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One-named folk singer : ODETTA
11
Public images : PERSONAS
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In the style of : ALA
13
Kyoto cash : YEN
21
Artful Dodger : REESE
22
(0,0) on a graph : ORIGIN
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Frontier judge Bean : ROY
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Adam's madam : EVE
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Fit for a king : REGAL
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Legendary baseball exec Bill : VEECK
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Back-pocket bulge : WALLET
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45 inches : ELL
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Batter's stat. : RBI
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Celestial altar : ARA
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Lady-killer : LOTHARIO
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Justice Frankfurter : FELIX
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Wall St. figure : ARB
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Prizm maker : GEO
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Furrier's offering : ERMINE
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Exit one's cocoon : EMERGE
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Galilee's land : ISRAEL
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Enjoys a bagel, maybe : NOSHES
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Winger of the screen : DEBRA
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Pasta-maker's wheat : DURUM
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Farsi speaker : IRANI
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Buddy who played Barnaby : EBSEN
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King Kong's kin : APES
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___ buco : OSSO
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Sunblock letters : SPF
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Hall-of-Famer Hubbard : CAL

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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