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New York Times Sep 16 1998

'Don't rush into anything!' EASY
'The guy's going to shoot' HELLFIRE
'The woman will behave outrageously' SHELLSHOCK
'This one's on me' ILLTREAT
'You and I are about to leap' WELLSPRING
Ambassadorship, e.g. POST
Andalusian article LAS
Approach stealthily CREEPUP
Atlantic City game KENO
Banks of diamond fame ERNIE
Barnyard butter GOAT
Bat's home CAVE
Beavis or Butt-head TEEN
Bond foe DRNO
Car bar AXLE
Cousin of a mink OTTER
Cuyahoga's outlet ERIE
Day divider NOON
Diplomat's quest DETENTE
Drawn-out war tactics SIEGES
Famous Friend PENN
Fort McHenry sight FLAG
Get bushed TIRE
Guy's date GAL
Has apprehensions FEARS
Hologram illuminator LASER
Humerus neighbor ULNA
Hurt plenty ACHED
Inner drive URGE
Jefferson was one DEIST
Kramer or Topper COSMO
Lead-tin alloy SOLDER
Like many martini olives SPEARED
Long, long time AEON
Loosen UNTIE
Maid of ___ ORLEANS
Makeup ___ EXAM
Menlo Park middle name ALVA
My fodder's place? SILO
Needle point? NORTH
Next year's alumnus SENIOR
Nile wader IBIS
None of the above OTHER
Not in time TOOLATE
One with equal billing COSTAR
Order to a broker SELL
Part of A.D. ANNO
Pay stretcher? OLA
Pitch in AID
Play piece ACT
Prince of Darkness SATAN
Proclamation EDICT
Put one's cards on the table, maybe MELD
Put up stakes ANTE
Religious observance FEAST
Revenuer TMAN
Sault ___ Marie STE
Set aside ALLOT
Shade of black COAL
Show topper PLACE
Sits for snaps POSES
Social asset TACT
Sommer in the cinema ELKE
Spine-tingling SCARY
Sweet sandwich OREO
Tag players ITS
Tankard contents ALE
Tea party crasher ALICE
Time on the job STINT
Unspecified ordinal NTH
Witty remark JEST
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