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New York Times, Saturday, January 21, 1984

Author:
Robert Katz
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,492
Across
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Filmed a film again : REMADE
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Bikini part : BRA
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Rizzuto or Foster : PHIL
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Exhibit : EVINCE
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Corn unit : EAR
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A Turner : LANA
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Fast woman's dating list : TOMDICKANDHARRY
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Prophet : SEER
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"I like ___" : IKE
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Deeds, to Dumas : ACTES
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Author Hunter : EVAN
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Villa d'___ : ESTE
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"___ body meet a body . . . " : IFA
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"Picnic" playwright : INGE
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Beat : TEMPO
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Fast woman's benefactor : SUGARDADDY
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Between Ab and Tishri : ELUL
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Ripener : AGER
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Quaker gray : ACIER
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Pure, in Ponce : NETO
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___ aut nunquam (now or never) : NUNC
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Fast woman : BELLESTARR
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Lucy's landlady : ETHEL
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Chemical suffix : EINE
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Kennedy, to friends : TED
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Highlander's name : ALEC
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Prohibit : VETO
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Mountain pools : TARNS
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Shad product : ROE
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N.M. pueblo people : TAOS
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Seeker of fast women, sometimes : STAGEDOORJOHNNY
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High flier : KITE
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Charged particle : ION
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Overturns : UPENDS
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Wax work : SEAL
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Gene stuff : DNA
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Basin or 42d : STREET
Down
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Soaks flax : RETS
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Bacchanalian cry : EVOE
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Marceau, e.g. : MIME
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Malraux or Previn : ANDRE
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What MCCII over II equals : DCI
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Common Market inits. : EEC
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Chicken's prominence : BEAK
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Indian princess : RANEE
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Dull ending : ARD
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Task for a personnel officer : PLACEMENT
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Stag : HART
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Anent : INRE
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Didion's "Play It As It ___" : LAYS
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Blackjack natural : KINGACE
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Abhor : HATE
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Man, to Manlius : VIR
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"Ready, willing ___" : ANDABLE
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Foamy synthetic : STYRENE
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"Life ___ end in itself . . . ": O. W. Holmes : ISAN
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Musical interweave : FUGUE
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Ten-percenter : AGENT
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Roman official : EDILE
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Dress feature : PLEAT
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Exaggerated : OUTRE
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Heavenly title : ARCHANGEL
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Transfer : DELIVER
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Lady's man : LORD
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Tennis grouping : SET
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Threat word, with "or" : ELSE
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Emulate Columbo : CROON
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The ___ woman : OTHER
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Comic-strip laments : TSKS
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" . . . ___ of sympathy": Emerson : ATIE
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Pro ___ : RATA
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Charlie's widow : OONA
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Queenly name : ANNE
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Waves on the Italian Riviera : ONDE
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Group of RR's : SYST
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Accomplished : DID
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Gravy, in Grenoble : JUS
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Pick : OPT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 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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