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New York Times, Thursday, November 20, 1975

Author:
Beverly J. Seward
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { F G K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Beverly J. Seward has 17 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,595
Across
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Relative of bingo : LOTTO
6
Dads : PAS
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Fiddlesticks : BOWS
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Benefit : AVAIL
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De Triomphe et al. : ARCS
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Spring flower : IRIS
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Author Simone ___ : DEBEAUVOIR
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Lox-maker's need : SALT
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___ king, Germanic imp : ERL
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Bergen's Mortimer : SNERD
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Royce's partner : ROLLS
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Plant part : STEM
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Patrick Henry specialty : ORATION
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Musical notes: Var. : DOHS
28
Hamilton bills : TENS
29
Word to a horse: Var. : JEE
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N.M. area of geologic epoch : OCHOA
34
Ballet dance : PASDEDEUX
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Wabash native : HOOSIER
38
Take ___ (be concerned) : TOHEART
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Office loudspeakers : INTERCOMS
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Scottish historian : INNES
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Wallet unit : ONE
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Long Island's Glen ___ : COVE
44
Tell, as a yarn : SPIN
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Netherlands queen : JULIANA
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Cult : SECT
50
Rare night sight : COMET
53
Escargot : SNAIL
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___ Nippon : DAI
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W.W. II alliance : AXIS
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Military man-Friday : AIDEDECAMP
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Wires: Abbr. : TELS
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DeLuise et al. : DOMS
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Buenos ___ : AIRES
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Wave, on the Riviera : ONDE
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Some : ANY
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Duck-hunter's need : DECOY
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Does dock work : LADES
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Out in the open : OVERT
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Package deal, menuwise : TABLEDHOTE
4
Game outcome : TIE
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Waves in Tampico : OLAS
6
Sharing words : PRORATA
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Crucial experiences : ACIDTESTS
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Ukraine, for one: Abbr. : SSR
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Shaggy-maned animal : BISON
10
Mr. Roberts : ORAL
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Mr. Rogers : WILL
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Speedy jets : SSTS
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Declare : AVER
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Ones, in Spain : UNOS
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Vitamin-yielding seed pod : ROSEHIP
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Member of L.O.O.M. : MOOSE
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___ China : INDO
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Beauty-shop job : HAIRCUT
29
Maid of fame : JEANNEDARC
30
Seine feeder : EURE
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Phone hookups: Abbr. : EXTS
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Wright brothers' state : OHIO
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Grasso's state: Abbr. : CONN
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Stipulation : PROVISION
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First Bishop of Paris : DENIS
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Conservationist's field: Abbr. : ECOL
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"___ Shadow" : MEANDMY
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Port of Egypt : SAID
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James or Owens : JESSE
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Scottish answers : NAES
48
Star's bit appearance : CAMEO
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Inebriated : TIPSY
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___-nine-tails : CATO
51
Field animals : OXEN
52
Like some cheese : MILD
54
Take the reins : LEAD
57
Oklahoma city : ADA
58
French version of co. : CIE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 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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