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New York Times, Saturday, October 14, 1967

Author:
Bert Beaman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.05, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 1, XRef: 6, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Bert Beaman has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,636
Across
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Mansard. : ROOF
5
Cough: Sp. : TOS
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Harm, old style. : SCATHE
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Italian city. : BARI
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Month: Abbr. : OCT
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Coconut meats. : COPRAS
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With 23, 36, 43 and 51 Across, quotation from Plutarch. : IFALLTHE
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Significance. : IMPORT
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Secured. : MOORED
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Part of a river. : MOUTH
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See 17 Across. : WORLDWEREJUST
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Remove to a distance: Law. : ELOIGN
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Locus. : SITE
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Similar. : ALIKE
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Kitchen utensil. : SIEVE
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Prefix with let or lease. : SUB
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Annoy: Dial. : RILE
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See 17 Across. : THERE
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I sing: Lat. : CANO
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"I do." : YES
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Courage. : HEART
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Dine at home. : EATIN
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Boom. : ROAR
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Robin Goodfellow, for one. : SPRITE
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See 17 Across. : WOULDBENONEED
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Special menus. : DIETS
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Quartz constituent. : SILICA
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Cremona products. : AMATIS
51
See 17 Across. : OFVALOUR
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Corvine birds. : RAVENS
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Cravat. : TIE
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Girl of song. : LULU
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Appear. : EMERGE
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Beast: Abbr. : ANL
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River to the North Sea. : YSER
Down
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Baseball term. : RBI
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Lummox. : OAF
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Pray: Lat. : ORA
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Gauzy. : FILMLIKE
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Go ___. : TOTOWN
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Yellow pigment. : OCHRE
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Pilot. : STEER
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Physics, for one: Abbr. : SCI
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Travel, in a way. : COMMUTE
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Place side by side. : APPOSE
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Fish. : TROUT
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Cervine animal. : HART
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Native of Tallinn. : ESTH
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Country home. : LODGE
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Abandon. : DESERT
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Irksome. : WEARY
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Kukla's friend. : OLLIE
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Vexes. : ROILS
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Music of a sort. : JIVE
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Fragments, as of pottery. : SHARDS
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Noun suffix. : IER
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French composer. : SATIE
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Join. : UNITE
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Like some fish. : BONED
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Small duck. : TEAL
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Sensually. : CARNALLY
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Big-city problem. : HOUSING
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Era: Sp. : EPOCA
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Scoundrel, British style. : ROTTER
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Whine. : SNIVEL
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Spin. : WEAVE
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Flora and fauna. : BIOTA
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Like 42 Across. : ELFIN
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Virginia of Virginia, 1587. : DARE
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Moslem leader. : IMAM
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Direction. : SSE
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Full of: suffix. : OUS
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Caucho. : ULE
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Capek opus. : RUR

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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