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New York Times, Wednesday, November 22, 1967

23-Down : Request.

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,675
Across
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Loads. : SCADS
6
Personage in Greek drama. : ORESTES
13
Arise, as a storm. : BLOWUP
14
College courses. : FINEARTS
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Political personage. : ROMNEY
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Has a quarrel. : FALLSOUT
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Be under obligation (to). : OWE
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W. W. II group. : OSS
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Houston's dome. : ASTRO
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Fitting. : APT
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College in Ohio. : ANTIOCH
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Yes, indeed. : IDO
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One of the Days. : DORIS
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Together: In unison, in music. : ADUE
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Engine part: Abbr. : CYL
31
Musteline mammal. : SKUNK
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Toward the back. : RETRAL
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Drives down the fairway. : TEESOFF
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Separate, in a way. : ROPEOFF
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Out ___ (nonconforming). : OFLINE
43
Arctic. : POLAR
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Bottle sizes: Abbr. : PTS
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On the deep. : ASEA
48
One of de Gaulle's names. : ANDRE
49
Circuit. : LAP
50
Moral. : ETHICAL
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Designating some beverages: Abbr. : SFT
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Lizard. : AGAMA
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Among: Abbr. : THR
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Make lace. : TAT
57
Shawnee Indian chief. : TECUMSEH
60
"___ not on the lone prairie." : BURYME
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Take ___ (rest). : ONESEASE
64
Became ellipsoidal. : OVALED
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Bureau. : DRESSER
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Stormed. : RAGED
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Snail. : SLOWPOKE
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Happen. : COMETRUE
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Grain beard. : AWN
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Adequate. : DUE
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Watch secretly. : SPYON
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Lineman's sin. : OFFSIDE
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Inlet. : RIA
8
Expand: Abbr. : ENL
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Psalmist's word. : SELAH
10
Soviet press agency. : TASS
11
Amatory. : EROTIC
12
Resolute. : STURDY
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Phila. thoroughfare. : BROADST
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Kind of pigeon. : STOOL
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Sea urchin's cousin. : STARFISH
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Request. : ASKOF
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Exceed. : OUTREACH
25
Food fish. : CERO
28
___ many words. : INSO
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Horrify. : APPAL
34
Author Uris. : LEON
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Insipid. : FLAT
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Of an earlier time. : OLDSTYLE
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Known everywhere. : FARFAMED
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Worried. : FRETTED
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Nor yet. : NEITHER
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"Republic" writer. : PLATO
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Remnant. : TAGEND
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Printing device. : SPACER
50
Diva Emma. : EAMES
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Garden spot. : ARBOR
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Meditate. : MUSE
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Weekdays: Abbr. : SAS
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Direction. : ESE
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Grape: Lat. : UVA
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Tatter. : RAG

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 8 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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