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New York Times, Friday, August 6, 1999

Author:
Raymond Hamel
Editor:
Will Shortz
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Raymond Hamel

This puzzle:

Rows: 15, Columns: 15 Words: 70, Blocks: 32 Missing: {QX} Spans: 2 This is puzzle # 19 for Mr. Hamel. NYT links: Across Lite
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© 1999, The New York TimesNo. 0806 ( 18,168 )
Across
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Like some fish : FRESHWATER
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Karmann ___ (old Volkswagen) : GHIA
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Russell role : AUNTIEMAME
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Leven, for one : LOCH
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Assumed : UNDERTAKEN
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Skunk River city : AMES
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Who might be to blame : NOONE
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One of 50 : ZERO
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Makeover : REDO
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___ mundi : ANNO
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Thimblerig prop : PEA
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Start of a cheer : SIS
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Isn't serious : JESTS
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Prefix with coastal : INTRA
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Park patron : CAMPER
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Last things? : FOOTGEAR
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Medical achievement of 1967 : HEARTTRANSPLANT
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Avian : ORNITHIC
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When a queen is crowned : MAYDAY
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Rating subject at a beauty pageant : POISE
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Intimate : GETAT
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Israeli airport : LOD
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Forefront : VAN
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Fine alternative : JAIL
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C follower : SPAN
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On a par, in Orléans : EGAL
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1997 Best Actor nominee : FONDA
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___ top : TUBE
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Peter, Paul or Mary : FOLKSINGER
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"The Leaves of Life keep falling one by one" poet : OMAR
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Picnic staple : FRUITSALAD
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Is worthwhile : PAYS
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It allows for fast mating : SPEEDCHESS
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It's a part of life : FAUNA
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Go long : RUNON
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Not broadside : ENDON
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Trial figure : STENO
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Contract with : HIRE
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Spirited? : WET
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Staggers : AMAZES
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Not stop to analyze : TAKEATFACEVALUE
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Part of FEMA: Abbr. : EMER
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Better place? : RENO
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Without much chance of being missed : GLARINGLY
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Pioneer's desire : HOMESTEAD
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Wasted : ICED
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"I see," facetiously : AHSO
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City on the Swan : PERTH
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Refrain from taking further action : SITPAT
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Traveled quickly : JETTED
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One who passes on a name, often : SON
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___ fever : RANA
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Pseudo-esthetic : ARTY
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A little lamb : CHOP
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Commercial prefix with Mexico : AERO
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Spanish-American War battle site : MANILABAY
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45-Across residents : PRISONERS
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Ottoman Empire founder : OSMAN
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Fix : RIG
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Innovation of the late 20's : TALKIE
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One with a fish story? : JONAH
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Point of view : ANGLE
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Mind set? : IDEAS
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Enriches, in a way : LARDS
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What red means : STOP
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Member of the genus Felis : PUMA
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Two of fifty? : EFFS
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High-energy snack : GORP
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Money-related: Abbr. : FISC
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Benchmark: Abbr. : STD

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 unique to Shortz Era but used previously.

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