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New York Times, Wednesday, January 22, 1958

17-Across : Famous name in movies.

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 68, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,130
Across
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Pretense. : POSE
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Fishing sloop. : SMACK
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Rudiments of learning. : ABCS
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Old Ireland. : ERIN
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Baby food. : PUREE
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Spoils. : LOOT
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Famous name in movies. : WALTDISNEY
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Florentine coin. : LIRA
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Anita Loos heroine. : LORELEI
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German prison camp. : STALAG
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Australian ostrich. : EMEU
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Bryce Canyon state. : UTAH
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Zoo denizen. : HIPPO
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Massanet opera. : MANON
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Exclamation of triumph. : AHA
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Bermuda product. : ONIONS
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Connection. : LINK
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Roman household god. : LAR
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Rabbit's tail. : SCUT
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U. S. A. F. Chief of Staff. : WHITE
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Southern dish. : PONE
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Lunch. : EAT
42
Pirate in "Peter Pan." : HOOK
43
Main cabin of a liner. : SALOON
45
Suffix in chemistry. : ASE
46
Ready for battle. : ARMED
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Relative of Murder, Inc. : MAFIA
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Current. : TIDE
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Sacred bird. : IBIS
52
Means of identification. : PAPERS
55
Amplifier in radio. : BOOSTER
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Knowledge. : LORE
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Do-it-yourself maker of beverages. : MOONSHINER
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By and by. : ANON
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Short jackets. : ETONS
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Peak of a volcano. : CONE
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Word. : NEWS
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Unduly curious: Colloq. : NOSEY
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Domain of Gustav VI: Abbr. : SWED
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Church stall. : PEW
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Spoken. : ORAL
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Cylindrical farm structure. : SILO
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French warehouse. : ENTREPOT
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Mine timber. : SPILE
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Art-lover's mecca. : MUSEUM
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Indian buffalo: Var. : ARNI
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Letter. : CEE
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Main parts or principles. : KEYSTONES
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Object of Kaaba worship. : ALLAH
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Seethe. : BOIL
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"Last of the Mohicans" heroine. : CORA
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Extra man. : STAG
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Rum, as personified by Carrie Nation. : DEMON
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Fuel container. : TANK
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Platoon. : UNIT
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Between Daniel and Joel. : HOSEA
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Quechan Indians. : INCAS
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Western Indian. : PIUTE
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Equally. : ALIKE
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Upstage. : ALOOF
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City on the Red River of Indo-China. : HANOI
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Sports stadium. : ARENA
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The Three Musketeers. : SWORDSMEN
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Hearth. : HOME
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Synthetic compounds. : PLASTICS
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Extremely small degree. : HAIR
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Members of a Mennonite sect. : AMISH
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Famous Callander family. : DIONNE
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School years. : TEENS
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Domineering. : BOSSY
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Blueprint. : PLAN
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First-class. : AONE
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Stem of a ship. : PROW
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One form of audience reaction. : BOOS
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Sufficient: Poet. : ENOW
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M. Coty. : RENE
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Sioux Indian. : OTO
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Carmine. : RED

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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