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New York Times, Thursday, January 26, 1984

Author:
Bette Sue Cohen
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F J Q X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 10, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Bette Sue Cohen has 41 pre-Shortz puzzles and 6 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1984, The New York TimesNo. 12,497
Across
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Junta : CABAL
6
With 47 Down, Paul Newman film: 1977 : SLAP
10
Name of two English statesmen : PITT
14
___ a minute : AMILE
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Where Waterloo is : IOWA
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Indian of Okla. : OTOE
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Newman film: 1961 : PARISBLUES
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Ice-hockey structure : CAGE
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Pres. Wilson was one : PHD
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Pungency : SALT
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Longtime companion of Gertrude Stein : TOKLAS
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Rialto award : TONY
25
Mont. Indian : CREE
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Ta-ta : SOLONG
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19th-century English principles : CHARTISM
33
Air Force missiles : THORS
34
Pickens of films : SLIM
35
Lisa or Freeman : MONA
36
Produce interest : EARN
37
Hindu ascetic : SWAMI
38
Step ___ (get moving) : ONIT
39
Sevareid : ERIC
40
Prong : TINE
41
"Have ___ day" : ANICE
42
Picking up again : RESUMING
44
___ Pete (inferior wine) : SNEAKY
45
Abnormal breathing sound : RALE
46
"___ L," Newman film: 1966 : LADY
47
Excoriate : SCATHE
50
Kind of dancer : GOGO
51
"___ how they run!" : SEE
54
Israeli dance : HORA
55
Newman film: 1982 : THEVERDICT
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Prefix with bus : OMNI
59
Tommy of "My One and Only" : TUNE
60
Shave : RAZOR
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Newman in 1940 : TEEN
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Baltic feeder : ODER
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Astaire's sister : ADELE
Down
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He created Daisy Mae : CAPP
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Chinese nurse : AMAH
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"Sweet ___ of Youth," Newman film: 1962 : BIRD
4
Actress MacGraw : ALI
5
Tutors' presentations : LESSONS
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Goosey : SILLY
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Oaf : LOUT
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Windmill sail : AWE
9
Deli delicacy : PASTRAMI
10
Newman film: 1972 : POCKETMONEY
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A type: Abbr. : ITAL
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Garment for Galba : TOGA
13
Watson's pegs : TEES
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Sudden loud noise : BANG
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Above, to Poe : OER
24
Newman film: 1966 : TORNCURTAIN
25
___ in (interrupt) : CHIME
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Direct : STEER
27
Great airport : OHARE
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Lemur : LORIS
29
Sound in a body shop : CLANG
30
Ancient region on the Aegean : IONIA
31
Cut slightly : SNICK
32
British buddy : MATEY
34
Hogs : SWINE
37
Robbins book : STILETTO
41
Pyrenees land : ANDORRA
43
___-jongg : MAH
44
Kind of brush : SAGE
46
Paramour : LOVER
47
See 6 Across : SHOT
48
___ across (contribute) : COME
49
English composer : ARNE
50
A Kelly : GENE
51
Tailor's question : SIZE
52
Environmental sci. : ECOL
53
To be, in Metz : ETRE
56
Newman film: 1963 : HUD
57
Newman is one : DAD

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

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