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Jim Page
Jim Page

New York Times, Tuesday, January 19, 1993

Author:
Jim Page
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 252 (avg 1.35)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 17, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, 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. 15,778
Across
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Apple, e.g. (4) : POME
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Flee to wed (5) : ELOPE
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Architect I. M. ___ (3) : PEI
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Army group (4) : UNIT
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Of the ear (5) : AURAL
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___ Pavlova (4) : ANNA
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Big Apple's mecca (15) : MANHATTANISLAND
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Hill dweller (3) : ANT
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Aspect (4) : MIEN
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Loathed (5) : HATED
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Camera part (4) : LENS
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Old Greek coins (7) : STATERS
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Preparing apples for baking (6) : CORING
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Bonehead (5) : STUPE
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Apple of Eve's eye? (4) : ADAM
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"That's ___," Martin hit (5) : AMORE
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Meadow (3) : LEA
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Eden's apple et al. (15) : FORBIDDENFRUITS
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Victorian, e.g. (3) : ERA
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Duplicity (5) : GUILE
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Filberts (4) : NUTS
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Beak; beezer (5) : SNOOT
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Like a bad apple (6) : ROTTEN
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Puzzled (7) : ATALOSS
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President's power (4) : VETO
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"Who Framed ___ Rabbit?" (5) : ROGER
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African republic (4) : MALI
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Madrid Mrs. (3) : SRA
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Kind of apple (15) : GOLDENDELICIOUS
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___ Cassini (4) : OLEG
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Author Joyce Carol ___ (5) : OATES
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___-hour traffic (4) : RUSH
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Sault ___ Marie (3) : STE
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"Christina's World" artist (5) : WYETH
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"Don't sit under the apple ___" (4) : TREE
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Mountain lion (4) : PUMA
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___ even keel (4) : ONAN
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After-dinner candy (4) : MINT
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Biblical suffix (3) : ETH
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Adjective for some apples (6) : EATING
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Stringed instruments (5) : LUTES
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Algerian city (4) : ORAN
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Move a TV camera (3) : PAN
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Actor Wallach (3) : ELI
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Taste (6) : PALATE
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Growing out (5) : ENATE
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___ tube (5) : INNER
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Totals (4) : ADDS
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TV sitcom (4) : AMEN
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Sculptor, e.g. (6) : SHAPER
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Out on a ___ (4) : LIMB
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Slingshot missile (5) : STONE
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Sod (4) : TURF
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___ society (4) : CAFE
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Aroma (4) : ODOR
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___ avis (4) : RARA
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Silvery fish (5) : SMELT
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Amigo's farewell (5) : ADIOS
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N.H.L. goalie Mike ___ (4) : LIUT
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Kitchen finish (4) : ETTE
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P.B.A., e.g. (4) : ASSN
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Neglect (6) : IGNORE
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Pairs (4) : DUOS
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"For ___ us a child is born" (4) : UNTO
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Heavy hammer (6) : SLEDGE
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Burger topping (6) : RELISH
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Auditory (4) : OTIC
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Jason's ship (4) : ARGO
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Picks and hoes (5) : TOOLS
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Shoelace tag (5) : AGLET
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Manservant (5) : VALET
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Deal out (4) : METE
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Like a crab apple (4) : SOUR
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Trick (4) : RUSE
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Court king Arthur (4) : ASHE
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Present (3) : NOW
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"An apple a ___ . . . " (3) : DAY
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N.Y.C. subway (3) : IRT

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 1 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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