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New York Times, Wednesday, August 18, 1999

Author:
Nancy Salomon
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Nancy Salomon

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 76, Blocks: 42 Missing: {QWZ} Spans: 1 This is puzzle # 34 for Ms. Salomon. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 0818 ( 18,180 )
Across
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Lots of feet : YARDS
6
Pound sounds : ARFS
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Completely worn out : SHOT
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Heads up : ALERT
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Luxurious : POSH
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Shoreline shelter : COVE
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Excessive excitement : MANIA
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Suffix with fleur : ETTE
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Tourney type : OPEN
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Amusement park scream provoker : ROLLERCOASTER
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Actress Thompson of "Back to the Future" : LEA
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Figure at State U : PROF
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People to hang with : PALS
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Hardy heroine : TESS
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The Trans-Siberian Railroad crosses them : URALS
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Tribute, of sorts : ODE
36
Babe's sound : OINK
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Kind of salami : GENOA
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Goldbricking : LOAFINGONTHEJOB
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Flynn with dashing roles : ERROL
43
Celebration that gets out of hand : RIOT
44
Sugar suffix : OSE
45
Hombre's title : SENOR
46
Magazine photo, for short : STAT
47
Line feeder : CUER
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Full ___ : TILT
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Place for a stud : EAR
52
Thrill-seeker's activity : BUNGEEJUMPING
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Jaywalking, e.g. : NONO
59
Father of Phobos : ARES
60
Service song? : PSALM
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Where to get off : EXIT
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Red Rose, once : PETE
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Advantage : LEGUP
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It doesn't take long to process : BYTE
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Sleep restlessly : TOSS
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Snake paths : ESSES
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Thanksgiving serving : YAM
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1989 E.P.A. target : ALAR
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City at the foot of the Sierra Nevadas : RENO
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Fire safety activities : DRILLS
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Old hat : STALE
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Impersonator : APER
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Campus soldiers: Abbr. : ROTC
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Lens settings : FSTOPS
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Wind danger : SHEAR
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Way to get off : SCOTFREE
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Chance for success : HOPE
12
Kaput : OVER
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Beauty mark? : TEN
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Stay home for supper : EATIN
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Looked high and low for : SOUGHT
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See 41-Down : POLES
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Esteem to the extreme : ADORE
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Live's partner : LEARN
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Part of the U.K.: Abbr. : ENG
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Modern hybrid garment for women : SKORT
32
Pear variety : ANJOU
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Kind of change : LOOSE
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Cavalry weapon : SABER
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Offshore sight : OILRIG
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Certain explanation : FOOTNOTE
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Actress Peeples : NIA
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With 25-Down, sights in some Indian villages : TOTEM
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Sound system : STEREO
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Calamities : CRISES
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Sprang : LEAPT
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Mac maker : APPLE
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Like many 80's cars : BOXY
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Troop group : UNIT
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New York team : JETS
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Swiss army knives have lots of them : USES
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Bothers : NAGS
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Stick together : GLUE
58
Kan. neighbor : NEB
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AWOL chasers : MPS

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

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