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New York Times, Tuesday, January 19, 1960

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 299 (avg 1.57)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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Garment. : CAPE
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Punctuation mark. : COMMA
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Hoofbeat. : CLOP
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Warwick’s river. : AVON
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Large bay window. : ORIEL
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Rake. : ROUE
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___ up (quickens): Slang. : PEPS
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Beast of burden. : LLAMA
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“___ boy!” : ITSA
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Bishop. : PRELATE
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Good fellow: Colloq. : BROTHER
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Without: Fr. : SANS
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Far. : REMOTE
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British hunting cry. : CHEVY
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Pronoun. : HER
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One of the Marx brothers. : ZEPPO
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___ geranium. : ROSE
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Year in Trojan’s reign. : CIV
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Stout-hearted men. : HEROES
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Increases: Colloq. : UPS
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Worked in clay. : MODELED
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Anglo-Saxon money of account. : ORA
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Settled. : SEATED
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System of rules. : LAW
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Sound. : TRIG
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Rendezvous. : TRYST
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Look closely. : PRY
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Short time. : WHILE
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Large cravat worn in Scotland. : OERLAY
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Ragged. : TORN
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Post exchange. : CANTEEN
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Heated shelter for chicks. : BROODER
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Purposes. : AIMS
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C’est ___ (that is to say): Fr. : ADIRE
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Opera written in 1871. : AIDA
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Before: Prefix. : PRAE
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Black buck of India. : SASIN
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Converts into leather. : TANS
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City of N France. : SENS
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Narrow groove of a certain shape. : TSLOT
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Clothes fastener. : SNAP
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Contemporary cartoonist. : CAPP
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Affirm. : AVER
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Classic from 1733. : POPESESSAYONMAN
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Enthrall. : ENSLAVE
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Young animals. : COLTS
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Escutcheon border. : ORLE
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Italian pronoun. : MIA
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Clubman. : MEMBER
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Danger signal. : ALARM
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Domestic animal: Dial. : CRITTER
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Quotation from 3 Down. : LOTHEPOORINDIAN
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Yorkshire river. : OUSE
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Fruit. : PEAR
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One indifferently out of a number. : ANY
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Seeped. : OOZED
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Noisy festivity. : REVELRY
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Piece of bread. : CRUST
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Confident one. : HOPER
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Secreted. : HID
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Danger. : PERIL
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River into the Missouri. : OSAGE
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Massachusetts cape. : COD
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Cut down. : HEW
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Unit of length: Brit. sp. : METRE
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Put down. : LAY
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African insects. : TSETSES
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Parts of necks. : THROATS
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Himalayan animals. : PANDAS
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Court. : WOO
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Slightest. : LEAST
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Little Nell’s last name. : TRENT
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Top parts. : CAPS
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Leeds’ river. : AIRE
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Con ___ (with spirit): Mus. : BRIO
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Novelist Ferber. : EDNA
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File. : RASP
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Manhattan, for one: Abbr. : ISL

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

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