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Jim Page
Jim Page

New York Times, Monday, January 11, 1993

Author:
Jim Page
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 14, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Jim Page has 84 pre-Shortz puzzles and 70 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,770
Across
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Drivel; twaddle (4) : BLAH
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Frosh-rushing groups (5) : FRATS
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Happy (4) : GLAD
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Tops (4) : AONE
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Attack (5) : RUNAT
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Burt's mate (4) : LONI
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Vehicle with skilike runners (10) : SNOWMOBILE
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Teen's bane (4) : ACNE
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Hair colorings (6) : HENNAS
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Kind of needlework (7) : CROCHET
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E.r.a and r.b.i. (5) : STATS
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"The Sun Also ___" (5) : RISES
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Judge's seat (4) : BANC
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___ tem (3) : PRO
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Begone start (3) : WOE
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Bread spread (4) : OLEO
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Super Bowl M.V.P. Dawson (3) : LEN
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Raid (6) : INROAD
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"___ Dallas" (6) : STELLA
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More aristocratic (6) : NOBLER
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Thoroughly soaked (6) : SODDEN
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Wrestling pad (3) : MAT
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Baseball's Matty (4) : ALOU
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Posed (3) : SAT
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Pub drink (3) : ALE
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Yin and ___ (4) : YANG
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Leaves hurriedly (5) : SCATS
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Hon kin (5) : DEARY
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Laugh (7) : CHORTLE
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Grosse ___, Mich. (6) : POINTE
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Rhine tributary (4) : AARE
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Pair skating's relative (10) : ICEDANCING
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Gam or Hayworth (4) : RITA
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Library device (5) : DATER
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Aware of a hoax (4) : ONTO
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Soho baby buggy (4) : PRAM
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Well-groomed (5) : SLEEK
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Good or great finish (4) : NESS
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Shindig (4) : BASH
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___ Ranger (4) : LONE
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At another time (4) : ANON
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Cut down (4) : HEWN
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Poet Robert's flower? (10) : FROSTPLANT
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"___-a-dub-dub" (3) : RUB
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Black cuckoo (3) : ANI
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Bath powders (5) : TALCS
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Gang windup (4) : STER
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Alaska's ___ National Monument (10) : GLACIERBAY
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Lomond and Fyne (5) : LOCHS
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Year: Fr. (5) : ANNEE
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Counts calories (5) : DIETS
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Barker and Bell (3) : MAS
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U. of Maine's site (5) : ORONO
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"Chances ___," Mathis hit (3) : ARE
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Many, many pounds (3) : TON
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Office biggie (4) : BOSS
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___ sax (4) : ALTO
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Requisite (4) : NEED
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Britain's ___ Guards (10) : COLDSTREAM
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Home of Rollins College (10) : WINTERPARK
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Stewpot (4) : OLLA
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Long time (4) : AEON
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Narcotic (4) : DRUG
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Smallest amount (5) : LEAST
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West or Murray (3) : MAE
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Pie ___ mode (3) : ALA
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Steep slope (5) : SCARP
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Rocking ___ (5) : CHAIR
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Blood vessel (5) : AORTA
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Transferred picture (5) : DECAL
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Hither and ___ (3) : YON
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Eyeball covers (4) : LIDS
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Sacred image (4) : ICON
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Cubs' number (4) : NINE
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Explosives (4) : TNTS
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Some are puffed up (4) : EGOS
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Nice summer (3) : ETE
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Sandra or Ruby (3) : DEE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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