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New York Times, Tuesday, October 29, 1991

Author:
William Canine
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
William Canine has 65 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York TimesNo. 15,330
Across
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Rash : HASTY
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Col. Potter's clerk : RADAR
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Goddess of plenty : OPS
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Big-bandman Shaw : ARTIE
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"That's ___," 1953 song : AMORE
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Vim : ZIP
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Young salmon : SMOLT
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Olympic Games site: 1992 : BARCELONA
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Shinnies up : CLIMBS
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More delicate : FINER
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Hoosegow : POKY
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Passage : AISLE
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Secretary : DESK
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Residue : ASH
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Abhors : DETESTS
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Touchdown, e.g. : SCORE
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Shutdown : STOPPAGE
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Gifts : TALENTS
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Wintertime creations : SNOWMEN
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Wardrobes : ARMOIRES
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Kilns : OASTS
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TV's Bart : SIMPSON
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Greek letter : TAU
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A Romanov : TSAR
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Resounds : PEALS
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Netman Sampras : PETE
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Loft : ATTIC
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Wise old Greek : NESTOR
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Olympic Games site: 1956 : MELBOURNE
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Southern Hemisphere range : ANDES
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Kind of soup : PEA
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Exorbitant : STEEP
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Fla. city : OCALA
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The classifieds : ADS
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Undergarment : TEDDY
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Budd Schulberg's runner : SAMMY
Down
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Owns : HAS
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Prepare for conflict : ARM
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Olympic Games site ___: 1912 : STOCKHOLM
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Actress Meg : TILLY
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Himalayan humanoid : YETI
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Updike's Harry Angstrom : RABBIT
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Gathers : AMASSES
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June bug : DOR
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Curve : ARC
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Sail part : REEF
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Important celestial layer : OZONE
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Loblollies : PINES
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Campfire flier : SPARK
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Cover : LID
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West from the East : MAE
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Linguini, e.g. : PASTA
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Levant or Hammerstein : OSCAR
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W.W. II vessels : LSTS
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Famed school : ETON
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France's patron saint : DENIS
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Nursery-rhyme eloper : SPOON
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Defunct auto : REO
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Depression agy. : PWA
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Olympic Games site: 1928 : AMSTERDAM
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Bribe : GETAT
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Result : ENSUE
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Jaunt : TRIP
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Ornamental pattern in art : SEME
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Extended over : SPANNED
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Ready for bed : SLEEPY
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W.W. II org. : OSS
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Home city of the Buccaneers : TAMPA
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Knight's mount : STEED
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A brother of Prometheus : ATLAS
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Tease : RIB
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Siouan : PONCA
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Outlay : COST
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N.M. town : TAOS
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Kin of a semi : UTE
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Rubicund : RED
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Graceful tree : ELM
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"___ It With Music" : SAY

Answer summary: 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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