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New York Times, Friday, January 27, 1967

Author:
Rachel F. Baker
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 276 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,376
Across
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Offend: Colloq. : MIFF
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Foolish. : DAFT
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Thicket. : COPSE
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At leisure. : IDLE
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Type of dwelling. : IGLU
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Injuries. : HURTS
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Aquatic mammal. : SEAL
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Before long. : SOON
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Fields. : AREAS
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Certain working girls. : TAXIDANCERS
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Contend. : VIE
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Hero of Hungary. : NAGY
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Fragrant compounds. : ESTERS
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Relative of a legatee. : COHEIR
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Contemporary. : MODERN
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Beverage. : ALE
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Judge in Salem witchcraft trials. : SEWALL
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Objectives. : AIMS
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Peruse. : READ
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Weird. : EERIE
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Edible part. : MEAT
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Pop. : SODA
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Apportions. : ALLOTS
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1933 initials. : NRA
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In a firm manner. : STABLY
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Wobble. : TEETER
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Subordinate part. : DETAIL
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Understands. : GETS
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Gondola item. : OAR
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Announcement. : DECLARATION
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Composed. : WROTE
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Drove. : HERD
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Domicile. : HOME
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Masculine title. : SENOR
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Time ___ half. : ANDA
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Celtic man's name. : EWAN
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Borders. : EDGES
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Sojourn. : STAY
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Pealed. : RANG
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Haze. : MIST
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Notion. : IDEA
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Useful plant. : FLAX
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Catlike. : FELINE
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Like some weather. : DISAGREEABLE
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"The ___ and the Ecstacy." : AGONY
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Mass of fine particles. : FLOC
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Melody. : TUNE
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Sliding dance step. : CHASSE
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Possessive pronoun. : OUR
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Anticipatory. : PREVENIENT
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Flight of steps. : STAIR
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Feminine suffix. : ESSES
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Platform. : DAIS
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Memorable occasion. : REDLETTERDAY
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Vehicle in a mine. : TRAM
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Part of the street scene. : CARS
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Margarine. : OLEO
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Willful. : HEADSTRONG
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Like an earthy deposit. : MARLY
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Medley. : OLIO
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Deep reservoir. : WELL
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Equine. : MARE
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Twinkler. : STAR
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Food for computers. : DATA
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___ precedent. : SETA
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Helpers. : AIDERS
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Mordecai's pretty cousin. : ESTHER
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Use a divining rod. : DOWSE
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Dog-___. : EARED
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Lake in Italy. : GARDA
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Man's name: Abbr. : CHAS
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Imparted. : LENT
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Locale of "The Music Man" : IOWA
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Part of Arabia. : OMAN
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Vt., N. H., etc. : NENG
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Digit. : TOE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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