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New York Times, Tuesday, January 18, 1966

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { B Q }, Scrabble score: 337 (avg 1.78)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,002
Across
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Stand for coffee cups, in the Levant. : ZARF
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Oriental title. : SHAH
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Glove leather. : MOCHA
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Aroma. : ODOR
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Any astronaut, for example. : HERO
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One of a fictional trio. : ATHOS
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Rocket part. : NOSE
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Spanker. : SAIL
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Puzzle: Colloq. : STICK
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Enemies of the Iroquois. : ERIES
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End-of-the-month items. : PAYCHECKS
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Mile-high city. : DENVER
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Rank. : TIER
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Shoulder boards. : EPAULETS
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Throat. : MAW
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Newspaper feature. : SPORTSTORY
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Brownish purple. : PUCE
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Tie up. : TRUSS
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Road surface. : TAR
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Money of a kind. : LUCRE
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Poise. : EASE
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Ruined. : DEMOLISHED
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River of Wales. : WYE
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Like Croesus. : VERYRICH
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VIP in India. : RAJA
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Man on the street. : PICKET
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Kind of writer. : FREELANCE
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Afternoon, in Spain. : TARDE
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Kerchief of India. : RUMAL
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Buddy. : CHUM
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All the ___. : RAGE
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Juvenile heroine. : ALICE
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Tributary of the Seine. : EURE
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Far East title. : TUAN
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Small-scale. : PETTY
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River of myth. : STYX
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Vessels: Abbr. : STRS
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Divided into areas. : ZONED
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Be very fond of. : ADORE
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Violinist's accessory. : ROSIN
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Type of writing. : FREEVERSE
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Soothing sounds. : SHS
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Mound. : HEAP
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"Caro Nome." : ARIA
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Dennis the menace? : HOLYTERROR
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Food for livestock. : MASHES
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Web-footed mammal. : OTTER
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Soignée. : CHIC
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White wine. : HOCK
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Invites. : ASKS
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Clans. : SEPTS
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The ___ (London financial district). : CITY
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VIP in Ethiopia. : RAS
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Revelations. : UTTERANCES
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Rich, as soil. : LOAMY
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To a high degree. : MUCH
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Seaport of Israel. : ACRE
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Tobacco. : WEED
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Ragout. : STEW
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Beseech. : PRAY
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Sussex river. : OUSE
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Certain places of business. : PUSHCARTS
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Not forbidden. : LICIT
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Before: Fr. : DEJA
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Edge. : LIP
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Dip or hollow. : VALLEY
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Do again. : REACT
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Herb or plant: Ger. : KRAUT
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Hoover. : EDGAR
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Time of one's life. : TEENS
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Tighten ropes on shipboard. : FRAP
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Dominion. : RULE
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Send out. : EMIT
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Exclamation of impatience. : CHUT
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Wide: Prefix. : EURY
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N.A. land: Abbr. : MEX

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 5 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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