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New York Times, Friday, November 19, 1976

Author:
Manny Miller
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Manny Miller has 32 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1976, The New York TimesNo. 9,960
Across
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Affirm : AVER
5
Actor Walter : ABEL
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Corkwood : BALSA
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Ration : DOLE
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Bean : LIMA
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Army divisions : UNITS
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Does a calculator's job : ADDS
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Place of confinement : BRIG
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___ a wet hen : MADAS
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Type of target practice : SKEET
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Reprove severely : DRESSDOWN
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Horse's burden : HARNESS
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Monotony : ROTE
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Types of armor plate : TACES
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Jog a forgetful one : REMIND
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Chums : PALS
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Under: Prefix : HYP
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Reprieve for Pauline : RESCUE
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Drink accompaniment : ICE
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One of a soft-soled pair : SNEAKER
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Drink : ADE
42
Calif. mountain : SHASTA
44
Drinking place : INN
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Red Skelton alias : CLEM
46
Musical note : ASHARP
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Certainly, teenage style : NATCH
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Scandinavian : LAPP
51
Lovers' drinks : POTIONS
55
Guerrillas : PARTISANS
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Novarro : RAMON
60
Another time : AGAIN
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Paint covering : COAT
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Russian river : NEVA
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Velvet : PANNE
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Playwright Oboler : ARCH
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Journey : TREK
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Hiss : ALGER
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Japanese drink : SAKE
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Man, for one : ISLE
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Add ___ of bitters : ADASH
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Russian drink : VODKA
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One of the Plinys : ELDER
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Is annoyed at : RESENTS
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Vestment : ALB
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Kind of view : BIRDSEYE
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Potentate : EMIR
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Fermented drink : LAGER
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Bit of bad advice : BUMSTEER
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Garlands : ANADEMS
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Resort of Italy : LIDO
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Surfeit, in Scotland : STAW
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Org. : ASSN
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Brewed drink : TEA
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Port of Italy : SORRENTO
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Strong drink : SCHNAPPS
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Malaga wine country : SPAIN
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Adjective suffix : ICAL
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Undraped : NUDE
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Judge : DEEM
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City of Italy : PISA
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German cries : ACHS
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Daughter of Laban : LEAH
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Kitchen utensil : STRAINER
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Shoulder bag : KNAPSACK
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Cracker : SALTINE
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Italian drink : CHIANTI
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Middle: Abbr. : CTR
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Large rodents : PACAS
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Hebrew measures : OMERS
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"Nana," for one : NOVEL
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River of the Northwest : SNAKE
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Haiti's ___ Doc : PAPA
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"I've Got ___ in Kalamazoo" : AGAL
57
Resounded : RANG
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Ibsen character : NORA
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Article : THE

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

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