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New York Times, Wednesday, June 19, 1996

Author:
F. Piscop
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Fred Piscop

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 74, Blocks: 40 Missing: {FJQ} This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Piscop. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0619 ( 17,025 )

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Across
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Opposite of guerra : PAZ
4
Oscar contender : ACTOR
9
Noted diarist : PEPYS
14
"___pig's eye!" : INA
15
"Maria___" (1941 hit) : ELENA
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Toiled in the galley : OARED
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Nurse : SIP
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Composer Ned : ROREM
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Tallow sources : SUETS
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"I was___" : AMALEWARBRIDE
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Turkey, e.g. : NATION
24
Rubber tree yields : LATEXES
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Bed support : SLAT
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"Hedda Gabler" dramatist : IBSEN
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Hobgoblin : IMP
32
Marvel comics hero : CONAN
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Toothsome : TASTY
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"I am___" : THEGREATEST
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It may have a well : STAIR
41
Before, in Brest : AVANT
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Kind of nut : HEX
43
Rustic : YOKEL
45
Sexual desire : EROS
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Centers of commerce : EMPORIA
52
Off the mark : ERRANT
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"I'll be___" : AMONKEYSUNCLE
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Dallied (with) : TOYED
59
Ore carriers : TRAMS
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Relations : KIN
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Castle of the ballroom : IRENE
62
Media whiz Roger : AILES
63
Dos halved : UNO
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Trunk : TORSO
65
Actress Davis : GEENA
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Set, as an exchange rate : PEG
Down
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Galileo and others : PISANS
2
Kind of magnetism : ANIMAL
3
"Viva___!" : ZAPATA
4
Word on mail from Mexico : AEREO
5
Cutting up : CLOWNING
6
Trillion: Prefix : TERA
7
Lulu : ONER
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Not get to the point : RAMBLE
9
Assume as fact : POSIT
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___Cologne : EAUDE
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Come before : PREEXIST
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To this point : YET
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Radical 60's org. : SDS
21
Kind of nut : LITCHI
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Was published : RAN
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C.P.R. expert : EMT
26
Le Carre figure : SPY
29
Where to get shots : BAR
30
Weasel : SNEAK
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"___the ramparts..." : OER
34
Site for Hamilton : TEN
35
Rearward : ASTERN
36
W-2 receiver : TAXPAYER
37
City map abbr. : AVE
38
Late additions to a jury : TALESMEN
39
That ship : SHE
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Pro___ : TEM
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Negative, in Chinese philosophy : YIN
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Poster material : OAKTAG
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Amass : RACKUP
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Using Compuserve : ONLINE
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Dictation taker : STENOG
50
Auguries : OMENS
51
Fun for cowboys : RODEO
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Baseball's Tony La___ : RUSSA
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Native New Yorker : ERIE
56
Locksmith Linus : YALE
57
Bit of retribution : TIT
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Rio de___ : ORO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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