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New York Times, Thursday, June 10, 1999

Author:
Adam G. Perl
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Adam G. Perl

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QWYZ} This is puzzle # 2 for Mr. Perl. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 0610 ( 18,111 )

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Across
1
Pseudopod possessor : AMEBA
6
Nigerian tribesman : IBO
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E.P.A. concern : SMOG
13
In the third stage : PUPAL
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"And what's he then, that says I play the villain?" speaker : IAGO
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Encyclopedia unit : TOME
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Tart : ACERB
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"Happy Birthday" writer : ICER
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___ all-time high : ATAN
20
1990 Jack Nicholson film, in Rome? : THEIIJAKES
22
NBC stalwart : LENO
23
Jacques or Jeanne : NOM
24
Locale of 1990's fighting : SOMALIA
26
Russian Orthodox language : SLAVONIC
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Hound : NAG
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Question to mom or dad : CANI
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Even, to Yves : EGAL
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Demand : EXACT
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Debate side : ANTI
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Kind of boom : SONIC
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Contestant : VIER
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Gum : RESIN
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Whoop-de-do : STIR
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Not engaged : IDLE
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Prefix with century names : MID
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Waiter's recital : SPECIALS
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Beethoven opera : FIDELIO
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Cole Porter's "___ Gigolo" : IMA
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Algerian port : ORAN
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1984 John Hughes film, in Rome? : XVICANDLES
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Italian "dear" : CARO
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"Now ___ you!" : IASK
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Venue : ARENA
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Westernmost of the Aleutians : ATTU
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Words of accusation : ETTU
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Michelangelo masterpiece : DAVID
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In case : LEST
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Unproven ability : ESP
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Endure : ABIDE
Down
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Give ___ on the 7-Down : APAT
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A whole lot : MUCH
3
Parrier's equipment : EPEE
4
Adriatic port : BARI
5
Hardly colorful : ALBINO
6
1986 John Landis film, in Rome? : IIIAMIGOS
7
See 1-Down : BACK
8
Certain moldings : OGEES
9
1953 Billy Wilder film, in Rome? : STALAGXVII
10
___ 6 : MOTEL
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Sultan's subject, maybe : OMANI
12
Salami choice : GENOA
15
Director Welles : ORSON
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Amos's last name, in "Amos 'n' Andy" : JONES
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Ginnie ___ : MAE
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Permanently affect for the worse : SCAR
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Channel : LANE
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Tunnel builders : ANTS
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1988 John Sayles film, in Rome? : VIIIMENOUT
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Jargons : CANTS
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1986 John Frankenheimer film, in Rome? : LIIPICKUP
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Opera with chariots : AIDA
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Spy group : CELL
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___ bien : TRES
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Caffè additive : CREMA
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Zilch : NIL
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Kind of cup : DIXIE
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Six-time champs in Olympics ice hockey : CANADA
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Kind of point : FOCAL
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Steamed : IRATE
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Sudden moves : DARTS
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Like many amphitheaters : OVATE
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Believers : ISTS
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Grayish : DRAB
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1890's Veep ___ P. Morton : LEVI
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Chisholm Trail town : ENID
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Marquis de ___ : SADE

Answer summary: 6 unique to this puzzle, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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