Merl Reagle's Crossword

"Sunday in the Park with ..."
NOTE: Not sure if all eight of the people featured in this puzzle have visited many city parks, but with names like theirs, they'd fit right in. Six of the Down answers have similar endings. All 14 are clued with asterisks.
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