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New York Times, Monday, November 18, 1991

Author:
William Canine
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J V X Z }, Scrabble score: 302 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 6, 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. 15,350
Across
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Painter Chagall : MARC
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Sheer fright : PANIC
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Secretary, e.g. : DESK
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Beehive State : UTAH
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Pedro's friend : AMIGO
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South Seas port : APIA
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Chanteuse Horne : LENA
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Stylish shop : SALON
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Hue : TINT
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Popular game in Canada : LACROSSE
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Sly : TRICKY
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Ear's opening : MEATUS
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The ___ Duke (Wellington) : IRON
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Immerse : DIP
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Londoner's game of checkers : DRAUGHTS
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Secret communications : CODES
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Fragment : PIECE
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Diving bird : AUK
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Biblical book : AMOS
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Contraction for shall not : SHANT
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Like Me. woods : PINY
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Girl Scouts founder : LOW
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British county : SHIRE
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City in a Cole Porter song: 1929 : PAREE
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Board game : MONOPOLY
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Racquet : BAT
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Handles rudely : PAWS
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Author Alcott : LOUISA
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Knight's cloak : TABARD
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Casino game : ROULETTE
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Babylon's site today : IRAQ
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Hunter in the sky : ORION
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High time : NOON
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Site of Callao : PERU
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Bridge predecessor : WHIST
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Shivery : COLD
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Rice-based potable : SAKE
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Inquisitive : NOSEY
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Annexes : ELLS
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Ruminate : MULL
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Mr. T's TV group : ATEAM
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Belgian marble : RANCE
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Party game : CHARADES
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Reject : PASSUP
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Gather : AMASS
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"The great river" of the Bible : NILE
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"But ___ on forever": Tennyson : IGO
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___ bridge : CONTRACT
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TV's "The ___ Game" : DATING
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Majestic : EPIC
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Submerge : SINK
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G-g-g-girl in an old song : KATY
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U.S. inventor Elisha : OTIS
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Profligate : ROUE
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"Good night, ___" : IRENE
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Pepys's book : DIARY
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Locks : HAIR
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Air : TUNE
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Hebrides island : SKYE
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Soothe : CALM
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Melville work : OMOO
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Eider attachment : DOWN
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Donahue and Harris : PHILS
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Form of poker : SHOWDOWN
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Londoner's solitaire game : PATIENCE
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Box cautiously : SPAR
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Pope John ___ II : PAUL
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Unclear : OPAQUE
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Bligh's vessel : BOUNTY
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Like some cannons : LOOSE
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Diner perch : STOOL
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Bikini is one : ATOLL
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Extremities : TIPS
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Expanse : AREA
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Pound sound : BARK
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Reformer Jacob : RIIS
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Terminates : ENDS
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Greek letter : RHO

Answer summary: 2 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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