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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, January 28, 1980

Author:
Grace Fabbroni
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 275 (avg 1.47)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,038

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Across
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Grumble : CRAB
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Sight from El Giza : CAIRO
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"I Remember ___" : MAMA
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Get up : RISE
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"___ Western Eyes," Conrad novel : UNDER
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"___ corny as Kansas . . . " : IMAS
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Author of "The Deserted Village" : OLIVERGOLDSMITH
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Theater program : PLAYBILL
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Early morning TV fare : TODAY
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A gathering of sorts : BEE
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Currier's partner : IVES
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Winged : ALATE
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Enliven : ANIMATE
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Avaricious girls : GOLDDIGGERS
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Can : AXE
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A sister of Ares : ERIS
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Slant : SLOPE
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Emerald Isle : ERIN
40
Smidgen : DAB
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Generous nature : HEARTOFGOLD
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Its capital is Lagos : NIGERIA
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"___ are red . . . " : ROSES
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Maple tree genus : ACER
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Doubly: Prefix : TWI
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Barely sufficient : SCANT
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Truck driver : TEAMSTER
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Argonauts' quest : THEGOLDENFLEECE
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Coins of Italy : LIRE
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Tenant's document : LEASE
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Fictional plantation : TARA
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A.F.B. on Cape Cod : OTIS
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Beetle, at work : BORER
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Slight : SLUR
Down
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Item held by a jockey : CROP
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Brook : RILL
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Global area : ASIA
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Cluster : BEVY
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Nobelist in Chemistry: 1911 : CURIE
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Viewpoint : ANGLE
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Revered one : IDOL
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Dau. or bro. : REL
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California fort : ORD
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Tropical flowering shrub : MIMOSA
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Surrounded by : AMID
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Half a spy's name : MATA
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Gray : ASHY
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Receded : EBBED
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Stalks : STEMS
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Unqualified : INEPT
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Small bird : VIREO
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Long-lived : AGED
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Navigation system : LORAN
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Excuse : ALIBI
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Six-pt. scores on the gridiron : TDS
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Kind of phobia : AGORA
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Starchy plants : TAROS
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Napoleon at Elba : EXILE
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Its capital is Grenoble : ISERE
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Egg white : GLAIR
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Completes : ENDS
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Word with mania or trip : EGO
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Hundred: Prefix : HECTO
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Composer of "The Vagabond King" : FRIML
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Sacred Hindu river : GANGES
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High-strung : TENSE
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Cookie : WAFER
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Manche town : STLO
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Voucher : CHIT
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Atmosphere: Comb. form : AERI
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Rend : TEAR
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Tennis units : SETS
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Greenish blue : TEAL
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Color of raw silk : ECRU
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Word with admiral or guard : REAR
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Law sch. alumnus : LLB
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___ gratias : DEO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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