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AFTER 200 YEARS

New York Times, Sunday, January 4, 1976

Author:
Stanley Glass
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 136, Blocks: 76, Avg Word Len: 5.37, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 523 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 120, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 14
Stanley Glass has 26 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,640
Across
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W. W. II org. : OPA
4
Synthetic : ERSATZ
10
Nicholas, e.g. : TSAR
14
Bridge mishap : SET
17
"___ Kapital" : DAS
18
Fresh-air fiend's advice : BREATHE
19
Go on about : RAVE
20
Imitate : APE
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Feminine suffix : ESS
22
Threw off course : DERAILED
23
Thames landmark : ETON
24
Disencumber : RID
25
Become involved : STEPIN
27
Concrete strip : SLAB
28
F.D.R. program : NEWDEAL
30
Neighbor of Naples : SORRENTO
32
Rich fabric : SAMITE
35
Particle : ATOM
37
Type of well : ARTESIAN
38
Ethan Allen's conquest : TICONDEROGA
41
Dispatched : SENT
42
King of the old South : COTTON
44
Piddling salute : ONEGUN
45
Soft foods : PAPS
48
Please, in Bonn : GEFALLEN
50
Fountain specialties : SUNDAES
51
Month: Abbr. : OCT
52
Cable-making machine : STRANDER
53
Lively dance : HORA
54
Recording system : STEREO
56
Roman statesman : CATO
57
Undeveloped : RAW
58
French cleric : ABBE
62
Final confrontation : SURRENDEROFCORNWALLIS
67
Major poem : EPOS
68
Noun suffix : ERY
69
Mud, in France : BOUE
70
Zealous : ARDENT
71
Resorts : SPAS
73
Church musical rite : SUNGMASS
75
Long ___ : AGO
76
Spotted cat : LEOPARD
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Swiss town : WINDISCH
81
At the peak : ATOP
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Fly : AVIATE
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Sore : CANKER
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Aunts, in Spain : TIAS
86
The low point : VALLEYFORGE
88
New Jersey battle : MONMOUTH
92
Stake : ANTE
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Confine : INTERN
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Site of U.S. base in Canada : ARGENTIA
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Adirondack river : SARANAC
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Times or tack : HARD
101
Wobble : TEETER
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Packing unit: Abbr. : CTN
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Batty : LOCO
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___ contempt (accused in court) : CITEDFOR
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Period : ERA
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Korean soldier : ROK
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Region: Abbr. : TERR
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Offensive or defensive : PLATOON
110
British medical org. : RCS
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Office holders : INS
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Vehicle : SLED
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Aver : ALLEGE
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Its, in Paris : SES
Down
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Black Sea port : ODESSA
2
Pulpit occupant : PASTOR
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Declare : ASSERT
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Goof : ERR
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Subject of Kant critique : REASON
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Move easily : SAIL
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Titan with a burden : ATLAS
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Early confrontation : THEBATTLEOFBUNKERHILL
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British letter : ZED
10
Hessians' Waterloo : TRENTON
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Shiny fabric : SATEEN
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Swear : AVOW
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Tear : REND
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Site of the turning point : SARATOGA
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Postscript to a play : EPILOGUE
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Kennedy : TED
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Vermont battle : BENNINGTON
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This: Ger. : DIESE
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Journalism : PRESS
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Like an otary : EARED
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Spud : TATER
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Clerical headwear : MITER
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Religious picture : ICON
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France's Le ___ : MANS
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Unsmiling : DOUR
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Sicilian city : ENNA
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Atlantic islands : CANARY
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" . . . grow too ___ dream" : OLDTO
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Nemesis of bad guys : POSSE
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Misbehave : ACTUP
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Feather: Prefix : PTERO
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Sharp setbacks : FACERS
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Disseminated : SOWN
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Holy ___ : SEE
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Sultans' collections : HAREMS
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B. & O., etc. : RRS
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Redden, in Paris : ROUGIR
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City official: Abbr. : ALD
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Goat's cry : BLEAT
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Church fund-raiser : BINGO
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Bar legally : ESTOP
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___ Sea scrolls : DEAD
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Vogue's Nast : CONDE
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The C.I.C. : WASHINGTON
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___ gratia artis : ARS
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Glut : SATE
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Victim : PREY
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Scorch : SINGE
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Expert on lines : ACTOR
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Footing at Mauna Loa : LAVA
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Northwestern's home : EVANSTON
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Bayonne, N.J., sights : OILTANKS
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More feeble : PALER
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Kind of hog : WART
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In unison : ASONE
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Site of a widely-heard shot : CONCORD
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Eastern ruler : AMEER
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Small coach : FIACRE
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Midday-sun sharer : MADDOG
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Says : UTTERS
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Wine measure : TIERCE
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Worry : HARASS
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Port of Brazil : NATAL
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Heights: Abbr. : ALTS
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Mr. Coward : NOEL
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Network : RETE
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Dernier ___ : CRI
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Auditor: Abbr. : CPA
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Adversary : FOE

Answer summary: 10 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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