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Judith Perry
Judith Perry

New York Times, Thursday, October 9, 1986

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { F G J Q V Z }, Scrabble score: 272 (avg 1.45)
Open Squares: 80, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3 Grid has both 90- and 180-degree symmetry.
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York TimesNo. 13,484

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Across
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Church law : CANON
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As like as two peas in ___ : APOD
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Extricate, with "out" : BAIL
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Town near Bangor : ORONO
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Identical : SAME
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Grandma Moses : ANNA
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Alter the length of a dress : REHEM
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Fills in during an emergency : PINCHHITS
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Greek letter : PSI
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" . . . men ___ feed on dreams of hope": Aeschylus : INEXILE
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Tiny dram : TOT
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Quinine water : TONIC
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Turkish officials: Var. : BASHAWS
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Draw : ATTRACT
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Bears, to Brutus : URSI
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Triples : TREBLES
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Churns : SEETHES
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Atmosphere: Comb. form : AERI
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Speech difficulty : LISP
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Annoys : PESTERS
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Mrs. ___ Scott King : CORETTA
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Locale : AREA
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Brigadier general's insignia : ONESTAR
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Crime-syndicate targets : HITLIST
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Restraint : LEASH
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Age : ERA
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Workers with acid : ETCHERS
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Uncle, in Glasgow : EME
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Gets rave reviews : MAKESAHIT
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Different : OTHER
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Solar disk : ATEN
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Assay : TEST
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Approaches : NEARS
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Robert Stack role : NESS
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Additional : ELSE
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Panache : STYLE
Down
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Business assn. : CORP
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Brother of Hebe : ARES
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Pitchers' goals : NOHITTERS
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Single : ONE
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Slight : NOMINAL
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Appearances : ASPECTS
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Rue de la ___ : PAIX
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All-inclusive : OMNIBUS
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State : DECLARE
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Contemptuous interjection : BAH
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Author Loos : ANITA
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Under one's guidance : INTOW
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Wears well : LASTS
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Nobelist in Literature: 1946 : HESSE
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Subtle : NICE
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Ocular : ORBITAL
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O for 4 at bat, e.g. : HITLESS
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East Indian palm : ATAP
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Corner : TREE
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Get some shuteye : HITTHEHAY
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This, to Pedro : ESTA
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Bandy words : SPAR
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The Cat Nation : ERIES
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Put another way : RESTATE
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Small carrying case : SATCHEL
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She wrote "Chéri" : COLETTE
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Unique individual : ONER
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Thinks logically : REASONS
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Macho male : HEMAN
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Teed off : IRATE
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Preempts : TAKES
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Radiator sound : HISS
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Blackbird : MERL
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Gaelic : ERSE
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Naval off. : ENS
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Vietnamese New Year : TET

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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