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New York Times Aug 20 1997

'A Midsummer Night's Dream' king OBERON
'Ah!' ISEE
'Der Ring ___ Nibelungen' DES
'Internal Affairs' star, 1990 GERE
'Paradise Lost' setting EDEN
'Splendid!' WUNDERBAR
'This ___ test...' ISA
'___ That a Shame' (1955 hit) AINT
'___ your life!' NOTON
Absolute flop WASHOUT
Africa's largest nation SUDAN
Annoying critic GADFLY
As well as AND
Aswan Dam lake NASSER
Ballantine brew ALE
Beige ECRU
Brainiac EGGHEAD
College World Series site OMAHA
Compassion PATHOS
Cry of defeat UNCLE
Dennis the Menace's mother ALICE
Deplete, perhaps OVERUSE
Dummy BOZO
Early anesthetic ETHER
Flowery tribute ODE
Fluff LINT
Foe of the Iroquois ERIE
Golfer Aoki ISAO
Gravel order, perhaps ONETON
Groupie FAN
Had no doubts KNEW
Hybrid eating utensil SPORK
Insist on DEMAND
Julia Louis-Dreyfus TV role ELAINE
Kind of sch. ELEM
Kind of situation NOWIN
Lamb's alias ELIA
Like Grateful Dead attire TIEDYED
Like some traffic THRU
Lively card game UNO
Loeb and Bonet of showbiz LISAS
Mahler's homeland: Abbr. AUS
Marathoner Markova OLGA
MGM Grand site RENO
Michener tale, e.g. SAGA
More than unpopular HATED
Nabisco sweet OREO
Now, in Nogales AHORA
Pager cue BEEP
Part of CNN NEWS
Pay for monthly LEASE
Permitted ABLE
Pizza PIE
Poetic preposition ERE
Prevailing mood ZEITGEIST
Prohibited VERBOTEN
Proof word ERAT
Quick swim DIP
R.&B. singer ___ Sure ALB
Recede EBB
Ruhr city ESSEN
Secret Service eyewear SHADES
Sooty shaft FLUE
Stew crock OLLA
Superior being UBERMENSCH
Talk turkey? GOBBLE
The East ASIA
Traditional wife HAUSFRAU
Twofold DUAL
Vegas transaction WAGER
Word to a cold sufferer GESUNDHEIT
Yule garland WREATH
___ gestae RES
___ Rivoli (arcaded Paris street) RUEDE
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