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New York Times, Tuesday, January 1, 1980

Author:
Jean J. Davison
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { K Q V W X Z }, Scrabble score: 256 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Jean J. Davison has 62 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,011
Across
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Pershing's men in Eur. : AEF
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Hindu noble : RAJAH
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"___ boy!" : ATTA
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Coagulate : CLOT
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"What's in ___?" : ANAME
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Boutique : SHOP
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Vetch : TARE
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Clementine's dad : MINER
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Campsite need : TENT
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Ridiculous : INANE
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Rays of light : SUNBEAMS
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Does a household chore : DUSTS
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Slow movement in music : ADAGIO
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Point in horseshoes : LEANER
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Whale : LARRUP
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Tramp along : PAD
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Lecher : SATYR
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Thick : DENSE
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___ breve : ALLA
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Nero's father : PATER
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Angle ratio : SINE
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Laughing : RIANT
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Churchill's "___ Finest Hour" : THEIR
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Aspect of velvet : NAP
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Is unable : CANNOT
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Trim : EDGING
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Escaped punishment : GOTOFF
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Kind of writ : ALIAS
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Minor planet : ASTEROID
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Puckish : ELFIN
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Chekhov heroine : ANYA
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Little Lord Fauntleroy : ERROL
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Volcano in Sicily : ETNA
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Common contraction : DONT
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Remainder, in Marseille : RESTE
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Faction : SECT
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Koko's weapon : SNEE
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Bone: Comb. form : OSTEO
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Culprit, in Calabria : REO
Down
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First of five in "Hamlet" : ACTI
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Klipspringer's big cousin : ELAND
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Words from a New Year's song : FORAULDLANGSYNE
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Butter : RAM
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Witch birds : ANIS
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Time for resolutions : JANUARYTHEFIRST
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Revise : AMEND
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Book about plants : HERBAL
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Fred and Adele : ASTAIRES
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Celebrant's time for sorrow : THEMORNINGAFTER
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Gobs : TONS
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Appropriate : APT
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Past or future : TENSE
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Greek letters : ETAS
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Mild oath, old style : EGAD
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Kind of dragon : SNAP
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French state : ETAT
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Annapolis abbr. : USNA
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Hen's first word : PEEP
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Open space in Paris : PARC
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Inter ___ : ALIA
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Tall grass : REED
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Add footnotes : ANNOTATE
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Latvian city : RIGA
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Carry a burden : TOTE
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Get under one's skin : RILE
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Bullfighter : TORERO
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McKinley's Ohio birthplace : NILES
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Golfers' warnings : FORES
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Because : SINCE
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Soon : ANON
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Show senility : DOTE
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Western alliance: Abbr. : NATO
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Some are classified : ADS
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Zodiac sign : LEO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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