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New York Times, Saturday, January 14, 1967

Author:
Manny Miller
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.25, Missing: { J Q X Y }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,363
Across
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Bespatter. : BLOT
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One kind of milk. : SPILT
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Froth. : FOAM
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Rake. : ROUE
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"___ Paris." : ILOVE
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Word element for part of Asia. : INDO
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Numerical prefix. : OCTA
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Dress goods. : LINEN
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Weather word. : FAIR
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Decreases. : SHORTENS
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Movie director's command. : ACTION
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Spring. : FOUNT
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Astros' football counterpart. : OILERS
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Unexpected. : OUTOFTHEBLUE
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Fragrance. : AROMA
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Felt compassion. : RELENTED
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Direction. : SSW
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Ahead of: Dial. : AFORE
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Chemical suffix. : OSE
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Grapefruit-tangerine hybrids. : TANGELOS
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Chrysalises. : PUPAE
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Honest: Slang. : ONTHEUPANDUP
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Mount ___. : VERNON
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Character in "For Whom the Bell Tolls." : PILAR
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Imaginary belt in the heavens. : ZODIAC
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Goblets. : STEMWARE
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Teutonic name. : EMIL
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Spring flower. : LILAC
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M.P.'s concern. : AWOL
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Inform. : TELL
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Call up. : EVOKE
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Existing. : REAL
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Coded section. : AREA
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Entertains. : FETES
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Member of the falcon family. : ERNE
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Romulus and Remus: Abbr. : BROS
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Lomond. : LOCH
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Away. : OUTOFTOWN
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Luncheonette. : TEAROOM
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Hushed. : SILENT
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Block at the base of a column. : PLINTH
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Certain atoms. : IONS
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Depart: Abbr. : LVE
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Outwork between two bastions. : TENAILLE
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Number. : FIFTEEN
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Walk ___. : ONAIR
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Farewell word. : ADIOS
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Poetic time of day. : MORN
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Porous limestone. : TUFA
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Whodunit feature. : CLUE
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Upper: Ger. : OBER
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Drying device. : OAST
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___ Minor. : URSA
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Notched, as leaves. : EROSE
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Of first rank. : TOPDRAWER
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Descendant of Abraham. : ESAU
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Of low pitch. : DEEP
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Middle C sign. : ALTOCLEF
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Alpine wind. : FOHN
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Tarzan's playmate. : GORILLA
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Sicilian city. : ENNA
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Coconut tree. : PALM
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Not informed. : UNAWARE
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Understanding: Colloq. : UPTAKE
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Parts. : PIECES
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Bone of the nasal septum. : VOMER
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Roman official. : EDILE
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Greek letter. : ZETA
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Deer trail. : SLOT
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Bay color. : ROAN
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French pronoun. : ELLE
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Adjective suffix. : IVE

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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