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New York Times, Monday, January 23, 1967

Author:
Sara V. Tuckerman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { G J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Sara V. Tuckerman has 40 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,372
Across
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Intent. : RAPT
5
Weapon of the pampas. : BOLA
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Wilderness. : WASTE
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Placid. : EVEN
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At a distance. : AFAR
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Writer Lafcadio. : HEARN
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Shiner. : BOOTBLACK
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Retired. : INBED
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German article. : EIN
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Friend. : ALLY
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Fur-bearing animals. : STOATS
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Flint glass. : CRYSTAL
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Mingle. : BLEND
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High degree. : PHD
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Game. : POOL
28
Choler. : IRE
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Star in Cetus. : MIRA
34
Flashes. : SCINTILLAS
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Harsh. : ACERB
39
Suffix in chemistry. : ANE
40
Greek dialect. : EOLIC
41
Dull. : LACKLUSTRE
44
Untrue report. : TALE
45
Banking abbreviation. : INT
46
Prayers. : AVES
47
Language: Abbr. : LAT
49
Well-known award. : OSCAR
51
Side by side. : ABREAST
55
Bowling term. : STRIKE
57
Scary word. : SHOO
58
Compete (with). : VIE
59
Call ___. : AHALT
60
Housekeeper for seven. : SNOWWHITE
62
Palace in Florence. : PITTI
63
Shaft. : POLE
64
Oriental heroine. : OLAN
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Keep ___ on. : ANEYE
66
Filled with dread. : AWED
67
Cautious. : WARY
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Early violin. : REBEC
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To have: Fr. : AVOIR
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Showy perennial. : PEONY
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Destructive force. : TNT
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Poetry. : BALLADS
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___ things! : OFALL
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Like a cobweb. : LACY
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Type of boat. : ARK
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Fib. : WHITELIE
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Where John the Baptist baptized. : AENON
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Mexican plant. : SABADILLA
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Waste allowance. : TRET
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Gridiron men. : ENDS
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Tub. : BATH
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Pigeonhole. : SLOT
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Flash of light. : SPARK
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Mistake: Slang. : BONER
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Relatives of splits. : PINTS
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Kind of fence. : RAIL
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Verb suffix. : ESCE
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African country. : MALI
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"Yes, ___." : ICAN
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Office of a clergyman. : RECTORATE
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Worker in book binding. : CASER
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Girl's name. : LOTTE
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Order of dress. : BLACKTIE
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Grapes: Lat. : UVAE
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Nudged. : ELBOWED
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In a line. : AROW
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Filled with sediment. : SILTY
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Burn ___ in one's pocket. : AHOLE
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City in Spain. : AVILA
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Hindu guitar. : SITAR
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Small: Colloq. : TEENY
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Grape juice, in pharmacy. : SAPA
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Flimsy. : THIN
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English novelist and scientist. : SNOW
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Belgian town. : SPA
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Way of doing. : HOW

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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