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New York Times, Wednesday, January 4, 1967

Author:
S. A. Kay
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 313 (avg 1.67)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
S. A. Kay has 118 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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Across
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Golf star. : LEMA
5
Sew. : BASTE
10
Blows on. : FANS
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With: Fr. : AVEC
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Celestial body. : ORION
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Got down. : ALIT
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Shift. : VEER
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Eyed with eagerness. : GAZED
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One of the Nugents. : LUCI
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Fermi. : ENRICO
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Garden latticework. : ESPALIER
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Marquand's sleuth. : MOTO
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City in Peru. : ICA
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Celestial sight. : AURORABOREALIS
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Strasbourg's river. : RHINE
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Set up. : ERECT
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Downy covering. : NAP
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Surfeit. : CLOY
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Indian. : BRAVE
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French town. : STLO
41
Enjoyed. : HAD
42
Native of North Island. : MAORI
43
Personage of a sort. : BARON
44
Illusory existence. : NEVERNEVERLAND
47
Globular body. : ORB
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Height: Abbr. : ELEV
49
Multiply. : INCREASE
54
Rouses. : AWAKES
58
Cutlets. : MEAT
59
Ship's crane. : DAVIT
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Cat nap. : DOZE
62
Macadamize. : PAVE
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Pointed arch. : OGIVE
64
Plant pods. : OKRA
65
River of myth. : STYX
66
Coleslaw. : SALAD
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Stray. : ROAM
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Flow along. : LAVE
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Placid. : EVEN
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Sea: Ger. : MEER
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Sharpness of language. : ACRIMONY
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Capital of Colombia. : BOGOTA
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Macaw. : ARA
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Giant or jumbo. : SIZE
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"And bells on her ___." : TOES
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Tailboard, for one. : ENDPIECE
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Useless piece of finery. : FALLAL
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His: Fr. : ALUI
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Delightful. : NICE
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Be up and about. : STIR
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Nucleus. : CORE
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Room to swing ___. : ACAT
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Folklore king. : OBERON
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Roguish. : ARCH
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Hussar's cousin. : UHLAN
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___ Janeiro. : RIODE
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To pray: It. : ORARE
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Enliven. : REVIVE
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Within: Lat. : INTRA
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Gallery. : SALON
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Walden, for one. : POND
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West Indies island. : BARBADOS
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Central American republic (with "El"). : SALVADOR
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Nothing more than. : MERE
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Concoct. : BREW
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Eddy. : VORTEX
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Cock-a-hoop. : ELATED
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Folk tale people. : IMPS
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Not slipshod. : NEAT
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Guinea pig. : CAVY
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Long tale. : SAGA
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Malefic. : EVIL
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Yum-Yum's guardian. : KOKO
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Book after the Chronicles. : EZRA
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Juncture. : SEAM
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Salt marsh plant. : IVA

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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