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New York Times, Friday, October 10, 1975

Author:
Remley
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.40, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 279 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,554
Across
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Counterfeit : SHAM
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Youths : LADS
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Pedagogy degree : MPD
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Words for Pauline's plight : DIREPERIL
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Actor Lew : AYRES
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Experiences trouble : GETSINTOASCRAPE
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Parking-lot menace : FENDERBENDERS
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"Not ___ bet!" : ONA
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Parisian's laugh : RIS
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Scram! : BEATIT
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Kind of pen : POISON
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Wallach : ELI
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Tennis score : LOVE
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One acting for another : SURROGATE
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Soak : RET
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S.R.O. shows : SMASHHITS
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Brooch : PIN
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Farmyard leavings : CORNHUSKS
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Honor cards : ACES
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Sounds made for a doctor : AHS
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Artemis's Wonder : TEMPLE
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Missive : LETTER
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Associate teaching degree : AED
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Successor to F.D.R. : HST
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Like certain jinxed people : ACCIDENTPRONE
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Heading for the Stockholm and Andrea Doria : COLLISIONCOURSE
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Wash out : ELUTE
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Decree in advance : PREORDAIN
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Sound units: Abbr. : DBS
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Tailor's concern : SEAM
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River to North Sea : ELBE
Down
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Railroad spur: Abbr. : SDG
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Hasten : HIE
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Cultural event : ARTFAIR
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Greek music tone : MESE
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___ hand (helping) : LENDINGA
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TV's Johnson et al. : ARTES
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Fashion name : DIOR
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Thick slice : SLAB
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Economist Gunnar : MYRDAL
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Roman judge : PRAETOR
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Withhold from : DEPRIVE
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Bowlers' hangout : PINROOM
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Facial outbreak : ACNE
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Sonnet closing : SESTET
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Fat: Prefix : SEBI
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Harvest goddess : OPS
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"___ turn" (traffic sign) : NOU
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Graduating class: Abbr. : SRS
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Group character : ETHOS
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Annealing oven : LEHR
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Writer Sholom : ASCH
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Two-way sound hookup : INTERCOM
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Show ___ (see out) : THEDOOR
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Aggregate : SUM
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Buckingham, for one : PALACE
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Drink-peddler's cry : ICECOLD
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Tennis group : NETCLUB
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Like a globe : SPHERAL
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Metric units: Abbr. : KLS
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Harden : SET
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Clowns' walking props : STILTS
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God of war : ARES
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Miss Adams : EDIE
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Asphyxia : APNEA
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Quick drinks : NIPS
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Hurried : TORE
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Undraped : NUDE
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Kinsman : SIB
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Compass point : ENE

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 9 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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