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New York Times, Friday, January 1, 1982

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.16, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 273 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,742
Across
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Truncates : LOPS
5
Hepburn role : COCO
9
"The best is yet ___": Browning : TOBE
13
A first name in Orel : IVAN
14
Pigment for J. M. W. Turner : OCHRE
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"Un bel di," e.g. : ARIA
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Commitment often made on Jan. 1 : RESOLUTION
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Wolfe's stonecutter : GANT
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Heeded an R.S.V.P. : ANSWERED
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What some polls reveal : TRENDS
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This is broken after Communion : FAST
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"Quickly, ___ me a beaker of wine . . . ": Aristophanes : BRING
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Penny ___ : ARCADE
28
Most imposing : GRANDEST
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Carols : NOELS
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Up and ___ : DOING
33
Mason ___ : BEE
34
What bells do : TOLL
35
Noted French Egyptologist: 1868–1938 : MORET
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Go to ___ (carouse) : TOWN
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Chemical suffix : ENE
38
Vehicle for Tom Mix : OATER
39
Cut a lawn : MOWED
40
Alit from an SST : DEBARKED
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Associations for mutual aid : GUILDS
43
Prevailed : RULED
44
Jung or Sagan : CARL
45
Sideboard display : TEASET
47
Lowering : DEBASING
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Fragments from feasts : ORTS
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He gives a toot : HORNBLOWER
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Frenchman's "Help!" : AMOI
55
Take sound off a tape : ERASE
56
Fen footing : MIRE
57
Bell the cat : DARE
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Word with ox or owl : EYED
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A grandson of Eve : ENOS
Down
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Coin of Ankara : LIRA
2
Dutch ___ : OVEN
3
Jaworski "bomb" : PASS
4
Lowell's "The First ___" : SNOWFALL
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What 1981 has run : COURSE
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Choral group : OCTET
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Scolded : CHID
8
Coronado's quest : ORO
9
Oddment : TAGEND
10
Jan. 1 event : ORANGEBOWL
11
Hogtie : BIND
12
What to "come and get" : EATS
15
Competitor : ENTRANT
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Is first : LEADS
22
"___ in the new!" : RING
24
Pipe : BRIER
25
Chipped in a chip : ANTED
26
ABC's Arledge : ROONE
27
One at Times Square on New Year's Eve : CELEBRATOR
28
Caught the matador : GORED
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Emulated Dorcas : SEWED
30
Does some baby-sitting : TENDS
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Loved not wisely but too well : DOTED
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"___ World Go Away," hit song : MAKETHE
36
Laborious : TOILSOME
38
Wreath atop Lancelot : ORLE
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Orozco opus : MURAL
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Down Under native : AUSSIE
42
Chewed the fat : GABBED
44
Use a thurible : CENSE
45
Salamander's relative : TOAD
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Author Bombeck : ERMA
47
Sturdy cart : DRAY
48
"Heads, ___, tails, you lose" : IWIN
49
Character in Jonson's "Sejanus" : NERO
50
Decorative stoneware : GRES
53
Cassiterite, e.g. : ORE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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