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New York Times, Friday, October 31, 1980

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { G K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,315
Across
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Arizona Indian or city : YUMA
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Tree with quivering leaves : ASPEN
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She wrote "The Fountainhead" : RAND
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___ Islands, off Ireland : ARAN
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Chili con ___ : CARNE
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Lake that sounds mysterious : ERIE
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Magic; enchantment : WITCHCRAFT
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Have a repast : DINE
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Place for a "steak-out" : PATIO
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Stulm : ADIT
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Incense, e.g. : ODOR
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Where Bones became a "headless horseman" : SLEEPYHOLLOW
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Becky Crawley, ___ Sharp : NEE
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Makes bubbly : AERATES
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Weight : HEFT
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Meretricious : TAWDRY
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Queen before Sophia : ENA
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Heeling at sea : ALIST
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Traveller's rider : LEE
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These reveal bones : XRAYS
43
Racket : DIN
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Finally : ATLAST
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Antony's faithful friend : EROS
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January in Brasil : JANEIRO
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Andrea ___ Sarto : DEL
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Noel Coward play : BLITHESPIRIT
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John D. handout : DIME
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Hebrew seven-week period : OMER
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"But he that is joined unto the Lord ___ spirit": I Cor. 6:17 : ISONE
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State confidently : AVER
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Fairy hiding a crock of gold : LEPRECHAUN
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Snack-bar drink : MALT
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Inscribe : ENTER
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Tannish : ECRU
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Oct. 31, Nov. 30, etc. : ENDS
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Geological period of time : STADE
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Gaelic fairy : SHEE
Down
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Raucous noises : YAWPS
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Asian sheep : URIAL
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Dull finish : MATTE
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Plutarch, Plato, Pliny et al. : ANCIENTS
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C.P.A.'s record : ACC
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Conductor Caldwell : SARAH
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Good place to see a Goya : PRADO
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Rakes with gunfire : ENFILADES
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Vexatious person : NETTLER
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Bohemian dance : REDOWA
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Dry as dust : ARID
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Boy in a casa : NINO
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Pudu or guazuti : DEER
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"___ springs eternal . . . ": Pope : HOPE
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Thus far : YET
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Relative of an eland : ORYX
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Symbol of sadness : TEAR
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Greek war goddess : ENYO
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Brat's verbal forte : SASS
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Pilgrimage to Mecca : HADJ
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Dissertator on a porker : ELIA
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Fictional friend of a runaway slave : FINN
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Share : ALLOTMENT
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Indian of Indiana : WEA
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Item to pin on the donkey : TAIL
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Savors : RELISHES
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Triplets : TRIOLES
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These score six pts. : TDS
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First First Family of the Weimar Republic : EBERTS
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De Mille film : EPIC
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Seven: Comb. form : HEPTA
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Went wrong : ERRED
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Marijuana butt : ROACH
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Toughen : INURE
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Holding, to Henri : TENUE
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Title for Judith Anderson : DAME
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He was "Terrible" : IVAN
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Canasta ploy : MELD
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Before, to Byron : ERE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 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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