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New York Times, Thursday, January 29, 1959

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Helen Fasulo has 94 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,485
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British subject. : SCOT
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Stir up. : RAISE
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One of the Little Women. : BETH
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Household. : HOME
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Stronghold of the Incas. : ANDES
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The Orient. : ASIA
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Carpenter Bede. : ADAM
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Hoosier composer. : COLEPORTER
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Member of the wedding. : WARBRIDE
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Stop. : ARREST
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Stock of merchandise. : LINE
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Shah Jahan's city. : AGRA
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Casual farewell. : SOLONG
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Branch of government, in European countries. : MINISTRY
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Salesman. : CLERK
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Fodder pits. : SILOS
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Neckpiece. : BOA
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Streams: Abbr. : RIVS
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Desert beast. : CAMEL
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Sound of the north wind. : HOWL
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"___ Got a Little List." : IVE
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Healed. : CURED
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Portrayer of "Mr. Chips." : DONAT
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Game to amuse baby. : PEEKABOO
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Ivanhoe's bride. : ROWENA
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Goddess of discord. : ERIS
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Wool: Comb. form. : LANI
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Indian of ancient Mexico. : TOLTEC
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"Once in a ___." : LIFETIME
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Reduce gradually, as if by cutting. : WHITTLEOFF
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Science of the animal kingdom: Abbr. : ZOOL
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Sugar-coated item. : PILL
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Angel: Ger. : ENGEL
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Useful Latin abbreviation. : ETAL
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Silk: Fr. : SOIE
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Cubic meter. : STERE
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Appraise. : RATE
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Creator of Eliza Doolittle. : SHAW
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Musical finale. : CODA
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General Bradley. : OMAR
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Seismographic recordings. : TEMBLORS
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Sport of kings. : RACING
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Part of a storage battery. : ANODE
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Inactive. : IDLE
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Grant an audience to. : SEE
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Spanish: Fr. : ESPAGNOL
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Corrupt French revolutionist. : BARRAS
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Royal family of old Italy. : ESTE
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Apron strings. : TIES
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Western star of silent films. : HART
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Florentine iris. : ORRIS
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Type of sports arena. : RINK
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Troubled. : AILED
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"Paper" money. : SCRIP
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Shade of green. : OLIVE
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Quay. : LEVEE
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Stencil device, for short. : MIMEO
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Cut of meat. : TBONE
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Mountain ash. : ROWAN
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Site of 1945 conference. : YALTA
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Gulf of the Aegean. : SAROS
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Small compartments. : CUBICLES
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Short-range cannon. : HOWITZER
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V-shaped symbol. : CARET
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Completed. : DONE
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Kitchen utensil. : KETTLE
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Form of lottery. : RAFFLE
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Type of prisoner: Slang. : LIFER
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Townships: Abbr. : TWPS
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State. : OHIO
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Caron movie. : LILI
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Part of a theatre. : LOGE
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Greek letter. : IOTA
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Fortification trench. : MOAT
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French pronoun. : ELLE
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Adjective or noun suffix. : ENT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 6 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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