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New York Times, Thursday, January 4, 1962

Author:
Madeline Corse
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
Madeline Corse has 39 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,556
Across
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Planets. : GLOBES
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Conforms. : ADAPTS
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Boston, for instance. : SEAPORT
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Witty saying. : EPIGRAM
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Prodigious. : IMMENSE
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Promising. : ROSEATE
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Change for the better. : AMEND
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Memorize. : LEARN
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Evergreen. : YEW
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Invented. : MADE
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Ceiling cover. : PLASTER
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Expand. : DILATE
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Kingdom in Arabia. : YEMEN
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Nurses' group: Abbr. : ANC
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Those no longer in power. : OUTS
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Sierra ___. : LEONE
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Mixture. : MELANGE
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Capistrano's bird. : SWALLOW
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From the egg: Lat. : ABOVO
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Favor, old style. : BOON
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Letter. : ESS
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English poet. : NOYES
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Bedouins, for example. : NOMADS
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Joined. : SPLICED
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Word of regret. : ALAS
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Turkish title. : AGA
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Egyptian bondwoman of Sarah. : HAGAR
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Texas shrine. : ALAMO
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Well supplied. : REPLETE
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Course of study. : SEMINAR
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Giver of a guarantee. : ENSURER
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Most impartial. : EVENEST
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American poet. : SEEGER
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Spanish saint. : TERESA
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A bud. : GEMMA
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Disabled. : LAMED
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Began. : OPENED
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Rag paper. : BOND
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Common suffixes. : ERS
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Star-shaped. : STELLATE
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Nautical term. : APORT
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Storybook world for children. : DISNEYLAND
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A long time. : AGE
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Beseech. : PRAY
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Art gallery in London. : TATE
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Merganser. : SMEW
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Tuptim's land. : SIAM
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Expunge. : ERASE
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Breaks bread. : EATS
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Commercial, perhaps. : PLUG
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Lively dance. : REEL
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Regions of space. : IONOSPHERE
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Burrowing animal. : MOLE
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Space monkey. : ENOS
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Headlines. : NEWS
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To ___. : AMAN
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Biblical peak. : NEBO
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Surfeit. : CLOY
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Prayers. : AVES
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Bath's county. : SOMERSET
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Dye plant. : WOAD
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___ Raton, Florida. : BOCA
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African region. : NIGER
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Briny. : SALINE
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Afterward. : LATER
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Sea routes. : LANES
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Captain of Absalom's host. : AMASA
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Character. : SORT
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Bellicose god. : ARES
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Biologic factor. : GENE
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Church recess. : APSE
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U. S. A. : AMER
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Earlike piece. : LUG
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Twilight time. : EVE

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