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Stephanie Spadaccini
Stephanie Spadaccini

New York Times, Thursday, January 27, 1977

Author:
Stephanie Spadaccini
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.70, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Stephanie Spadaccini has 8 pre-Shortz puzzles and 36 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,029
Across
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Warhol, for one : ARTIST
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Distant : AFAR
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Native: Suffix : OTE
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Lethargy : STUPOR
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Dutch painter : LELY
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Kind of shot : POT
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Misbelief : HERESY
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Excited : FEVERISH
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Blackjack, in England : COSH
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Tightrope-walker's asset : BALANCE
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Evil spirit, in Haiti : BAKA
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Drudge : TOIL
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Close by : NEAR
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Keep ___ (save) : ONICE
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Weak : ANEMIC
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Crude : RAW
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Indian vetch : AKRA
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Orwell's farm : ANIMAL
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Lived : EXISTED
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Scholarly : ERUDITE
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Job history : RESUME
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Teen or golden : AGER
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Valley or lamp : SUN
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Impressionist of France : RENOIR
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Kind of board : EMERY
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Plumlike fruit : SLOE
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Thérèse and Jeanne: Abbr. : STES
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Wild buffalo : ARNA
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Interruption at Le Mans : PITSTOP
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Minnesota player : TWIN
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Olympic athletes, e.g. : AMATEURS
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Shun : ESCHEW
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Soak : RET
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Confused : ASEA
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Daughter of Zeus : ATHENA
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Kind of ball : EYE
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Mythical river : STYX
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Praised : TOUTED
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Wednesday or can : ASH
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66, e.g. : RTE
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Caucasian goat : TUR
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Emetic drug : IPECAC
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Mediocre : SOSO
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Appointment : TRYST
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Landon : ALF
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Kind of minded : FEEBLE
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Inventor's middle name : ALVA
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Old British coin : RYEL
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Think : OPINE
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Opera heroine : TOSCA
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Anesthetic : ETHER
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Rotten : RANCID
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Squirrel away : HOARD
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Destructive beetle : BORER
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"Lizzie Borden took ___" : ANAXE
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Flightless birds : KIWIS
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___ jiffy : INA
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Words on Alice's cake : EATME
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Walter de la ___ : MARE
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Toughen : INURE
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Sharp : KEEN
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Silas Marner, for one : MISER
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Take ___ for the worse : ATURN
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Lotte of films : LENYA
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Most certain : SUREST
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Heron : EGRET
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Island : AIT
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Hawk : OSPREY
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Fu ___ : MANCHU
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Bowling score : SPARE
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English sailor : LIMEY
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Mexican grass : OTATE
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Perspiration : SWEAT
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Pekoe and oolong : TEAS
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Eject : OUST
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Ratio words : ISTO
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Wind instrument : SAX
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All ___ up : HET
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Compass point : ENE
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Tobacco chew : WAD

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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