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New York Times, Monday, February 22, 1999

Appalachian Trail's northern terminus

Author:
Gregory E. Paul
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Gregory E. Paul

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 78, Blocks: 34 Missing: {JQVXZ} This is puzzle # 65 for Mr. Paul. NYT links: Across Lite
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Across
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Surrounding glow : AURA
5
Big name in daytime TV : OPRAH
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Certain herring : SHAD
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Swamp critter : CROC
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Appalachian Trail's northern terminus : MAINE
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Turkish bath decoration : TILE
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Flee : HITTHEROAD
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Pulitzer writer James : AGEE
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Tee preceder : ESS
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Deplaned : ALIT
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Stockpile : GATHER
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Actor Vigoda and others : ABES
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Father : BEGET
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Item in a magician's hat : RABBIT
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Steep, as meat for barbecuing : MARINATE
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Over 21 : ADULT
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Determined to follow : SETON
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Apr. 15 letters : IRS
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Bog : MIRE
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Flung : THREW
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Like the world to pre-Columbians : FLAT
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Site of ink...or oink : PEN
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Russian range : URALS
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It's shown on a projector : SLIDE
41
Dutch Guiana, today : SURINAME
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The "S" in O.A.S. : STATES
44
Loosen, as laces : UNTIE
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Gush forth : SPEW
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Dry martini with a pearl onion : GIBSON
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Sneaker, e.g. : SHOE
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Tempe sch. : ASU
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Judge's wear : ROBE
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Flee : MAKETRACKS
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Water pourer : EWER
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Open-eyed : ALERT
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Cheese on crackers : BRIE
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Witch's facial blemish : WART
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Hard up : NEEDY
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Fax, say : SEND
Down
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Result of overexercise : ACHE
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"Exodus" author : URIS
3
Decomposes : ROTS
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One of five in "Othello" : ACT
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Brunch entree : OMELET
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Capital on the Seine : PARIS
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Civil uprising : RIOT
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Santa ___, Calif. : ANA
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Living "fence" : HEDGEROW
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___ Island Ferry : STATEN
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Flee : HIGHTAILIT
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Away from the storm : ALEE
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Bucks and does : DEER
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Custom : HABIT
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Opposed to, in the boondocks : AGIN
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Skilled : ABLE
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"Psycho" motel name : BATES
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Wheelchair-accessible routes : RAMPS
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French farewell : ADIEU
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Flee : BURNRUBBER
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Haggard who sang "Okie From Muskogee" : MERLE
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Lifework : TRADE
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1950's candidate Kefauver : ESTES
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Embarrassment : SHAME
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Casey Jones, e.g. : TRAINMAN
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Imperfection : FLAW
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"Do ___ others as..." : UNTO
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Animal in a roundup : STEER
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Advertising section : INSERT
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Erratic : SPOTTY
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Piece of broken pottery: Var. : SHERD
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Sprouted : GREW
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Des Moines is its capital : IOWA
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___-Ball (arcade game) : SKEE
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Farm division : ACRE
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Scrape, as the knee : SKIN
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Like hand-me-downs : USED
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Pub pint : ALE
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Stomach muscles : ABS

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