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New York Times, Tuesday, November 4, 1980

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { Q W X }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,319
Across
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What candidates hit : ROAD
5
Vex : CHAFE
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Spiny-finned fish : SCAD
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Prefix with valence : AMBI
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Philosophical idealist : HEGEL
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Word with cow or mackerel : HOLY
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Deride : JEER
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Rebel : ARISE
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Railroad that failed in 1861 : ERIE
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Congressman from Illinois : ANDERSON
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Rubbernecked : CRANED
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Dorm occupant : COED
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Twinkler : STAR
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Former Governor of Georgia : CARTER
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Bachelorette's older relative : SPINSTER
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Supermarket lineup : OLEOS
34
Ibert's "___ d'Yvetot" : LEROI
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Otto's dom. : HRE
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British V.I.P. : PEER
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Co-winner of the Peace Prize: 1978 : BEGIN
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He wrote "The Making of an American": 1901 : RIIS
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U.S.N.A. grad : ENS
40
Obscure : BEFOG
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Family in a Shelley poem : CENCI
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Chevrotains : DEERLETS
44
Former Governor of California : REAGAN
45
Ethereal : AERY
46
Third U.S. Vice President : BURR
47
Peak : ZENITH
50
Noted family in U.S. politics : KENNEDYS
54
Kind of primary or convention : OPEN
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Bespangle : ADORN
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Frisbee : DISK
58
Party ___ : LINE
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Former President of Italy : LEONE
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Layer of the iris : UVEA
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___-deucy, backgammon variation : ACEY
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Nixon is one : LAKER
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Constituent : PART
Down
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Indian prince : RAJA
2
Sign that's often not fine : OMEN
3
Retired : ABED
4
Turner's C.I.A. post : DIRECTOR
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Rake; roué : CHASER
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He imprisoned St. Peter : HEROD
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Opposed to, in Appalachia : AGIN
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Faiths, to Felicia : FES
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Important event: Nov. 4, 1980 : ELECTION
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Pair used for trimming : SHEARS
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Kind of belt : CORN
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"I cannot tell ___" : ALIE
13
Hid the gray hairs : DYED
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Anonymous Richards : ROES
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Mate for 1 Down : RANI
25
Floral purchase : SPRIG
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Met and conquered woes : COPED
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Coeur d'___, Idaho : ALENE
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A.F.B. in Texas : REESE
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Kin of yuccas : SEGOS
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"Let's Call the Whole ___ Off" : THING
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Heath : ERICA
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Sandarac or gugal : RESIN
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Gomez or O'Doul of diamond fame : LEFTY
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Where steins are raised : BEERHALL
38
Rose on the hind legs, as a horse : REAREDUP
40
Fruit decay : BLET
41
Enter upon an inheritance: Roman law : CERN
43
Garner's successor as Speaker : RAINEY
44
Candidate : RUNNER
46
He wrote "Games People Play" : BERNE
47
Close friend of Cézanne : ZOLA
48
DeMille movie : EPIC
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State bird of Hawaii : NENE
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Weirdo : KOOK
51
Traubel was one : DIVA
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Nieuport's river : YSER
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Card game for three : SKAT
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Ceres, to Caesar : DEA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 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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