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Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci

New York Times, Monday, October 20, 1980

Author:
Alfio Micci
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { B Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Alfio Micci has 91 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,304

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Students & seniors
Across
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Peace symbol : DOVE
5
Mary or Lady : ASTOR
10
Tec's help : CLUE
14
"Ah me!" : ALAS
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___ of Cawdor : THANE
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Louvre name : LISA
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Aerosol output : MIST
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Leases : HIRES
19
"Harvest Festival" composer : IVES
20
S. N. Behrman play : NOTIMEFORCOMEDY
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Give expression to : VENT
24
Author Levin : IRA
25
Asparagus units : SPEARS
28
Make explanatory markings : ANNOTATE
33
Warble : TRILL
34
Attired : CLAD
35
Eternally : EVER
36
First or foreign follower : AID
37
Celestial phenomenon : ECLIPSE
40
S.A. country : ARG
41
Brainstorm : IDEA
43
Tells tales : LIES
44
Roper's need : LASSO
46
Scorn : DERISION
48
Beethoven's Op. 20, e.g. : SEPTET
49
Ziegler or Nessen : RON
50
___ time (never) : ATNO
51
Dreiser's "An ___" : AMERICANTRAGEDY
59
Breed of domestic fowl : JAVA
60
"Do I ___ Waltz?" : HEARA
61
Kazan : ELIA
62
Jai ___ : ALAI
63
Made a boo-boo : ERRED
64
N.C. college : ELON
65
Skin : RIND
66
Goes by car : RIDES
67
Cutty ___, Scottish garment : SARK
Down
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Curse : DAMN
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Medley : OLIO
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Enormous : VAST
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Pertaining to summer : ESTIVAL
5
Where Pericles presided : ATHENS
6
Change gears : SHIFT
7
Poi source : TARO
8
Unique person : ONER
9
Abrogates : RESCINDS
10
Prevailing trend : CLIMATE
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Like some TV offerings : LIVE
12
Secondhand : USED
13
Child's play : EASY
21
Oberon : MERLE
22
Spanish gold : ORO
25
Far from frolicsome : STAID
26
Fall preceder : PRIDE
27
White-plumed duck : EIDER
28
Stranger : ALIEN
29
Catches 40 winks : NAPS
30
Nautical term : AVAST
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Laconic : TERSE
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Rye fungus : ERGOT
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Muse of history : CLIO
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Decisive fact or argument : CLINCHER
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Verdugo : ELENA
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Blitz : AIRRAID
45
Orbital points : APOGEES
47
Oneself: Fr. : SOI
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Fine fiddles : STRADS
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Up ___ (cornered) : ATREE
51
Open a bit : AJAR
52
African republic : MALI
53
Author Hunter : EVAN
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Air: Comb. form : AERI
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Ointment : NARD
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Raines : ELLA
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Name in fashion : DIOR
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A.E.F. man : YANK

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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