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New York Times, Tuesday, July 16, 1996

Author:
R. Hamel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Raymond Hamel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 40 Missing: {QV} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 13 for Mr. Hamel. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1996, The New York TimesNo. 0716 ( 17,052 )
Across
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Hotel posting : RATES
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Roast cut : RUMP
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Paper airplane part : FLAP
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W.W. II plane___Gay : ENOLA
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Uzbekistan's___Sea : ARAL
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Treat the lawn : LIME
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Not fulfilled : UNMET
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Like Marx Brothers humor : ZANY
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From the top : ANEW
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1996 event : SUMMEROLYMPICS
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"Tarzan" star Ron : ELY
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Prominent donkey features : EARS
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"___the ramparts..." : OER
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Arabian demon : JINN
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French nobleman : DUC
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Halloween cry : BOO
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Jelly holder : JAR
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"Dallas" ranch : SOUTHFORK
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Theme song for 20-Across : SUMMONTHEHEROES
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Least comfortable : UNEASIEST
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Record producer Brian : ENO
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Derek and Jackson : BOS
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Shtick : ACT
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Did 100 : SPED
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Presidential nickname : IKE
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Grandpa on "The Waltons" : GEER
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Like grandpa : OLD
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Site of 20-Across : ATLANTAGEORGIA
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Jai___ : ALAI
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Slippery : EELY
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Baby conveyance : BUGGY
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Lugosi of fright films : BELA
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Neil Armstrong movement : STEP
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Comedienne Cleghorne : ELLEN
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Terminated : AXED
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Posted : SENT
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Tractor man : DEERE
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Be economical with, as resources : REUSE
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Cancel : ANNUL
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60's singer with the Shondells : TOMMYJAMES
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K-6, schoolwise : ELEM
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Glossy fabric : SATEEN
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Stubble remover : RAZOR
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Eurasian mountain range : URALS
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Multitude : MANY
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Grand Voyager maker : PLYMOUTH
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Aptitude : FLAIR
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"Mod Squad" member : LINC
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"My Cup Renneth Over" singer : AMES
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Cathedral seat : PEW
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Competed in a marathon : RAN
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___Melba (French dessert) : PECHE
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"My friend" of early TV : IRMA
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What two can coo : DUET
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Giant waste of money : BOONDOGGLE
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Black-and-white cookie : OREO
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Rubber-stamps : OKS
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O'Casey's "___and the Paycock" : JUNO
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Editor's mark : STET
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Suprised cries : OHS
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At no cost : FREE
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Long sandwich : SUB
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Kobe's bay : OSAKA
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Congeniality : NICENESS
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Go to, as a doctor : SEE
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Investigated : PROBED
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Trojan War epic : ILIAD
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Pioneer anatomist : GALEN
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Sphinx site : EGYPT
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Feline crossbreed : LIGER
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Pop singer Taylor___ : DAYNE
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Author Haley : ALEX
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Suspicious story : TALE
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Head of France : TETE
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Referee's guideline : RULE
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"The___Daba Honeymoon" : ABA

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

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