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New York Times, Monday, November 9, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,758

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Across
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Eban : ABBA
5
Old Syrian fabric : ACCA
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Thing of value : ASSET
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Shades : HUES
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Road, in Germany : BAHN
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Extreme : UTTER
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Former, old style : ERST
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Height: Prefix : ACRO
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Kemal and others : TURKS
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Saver of a sort : ASTITCHINTIME
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Brit. fliers : RAF
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Turkish weights : OKES
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Home of el toro : ESPANA
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Steelhead : TROUT
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Camp item : TENT
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___ Nidre : KOL
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Swan genus : OLOR
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French possessive : MON
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Tidal flood : BORE
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Deck officer : MATE
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Remove : ERASE
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Some mail addresses: Abbr. : RFDS
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Landon and others : ALFS
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Force, in old Rome : VIS
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Austrian statesman : RAAB
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Labor org. : ILO
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Hook : GAFF
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Banquet : FEAST
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Post ___ : MORTEM
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Burden : LADE
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P. I. tree : DAO
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Goatsuckers : WHIPPOORWILLS
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Former Met pitcher Roger : CRAIG
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Crooked : AWRY
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Music groups : DUOS
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Swiss city : BERNE
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Network : RETE
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Peak : ACME
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Man of many causes : NADER
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Sandarac : ARAR
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Timetable, for short : SKED
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Have ___ : AHEART
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College figure : BURSAR
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One way to stand : BESTFOOTFORWARD
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Wine city of Italy : ASTI
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Taken ___ : ABACK
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Hiding place : CACHE
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Poinsettia, for one : CHRISTMASFLOWER
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Soon : ANON
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One seeking to escape reality : AUTIST
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Electioneer : STUMP
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Uncomfortable time : STREAKOFBADLUCK
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One reaction to a mouse : EEK
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Corp. officials : TRS
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In ___ (wholly) : TOTO
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Two fins : TENNER
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Gare du ___ : NORD
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Pub drinks : ALES
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Caucho trees : ULES
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Dawn goddess : EOS
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Make over : REVAMP
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Scottish hill : BRAE
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Damage : MAIM
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Phone greeting in Paris : ALLO
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Initials on a dismissal notice : RIF
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"Win___, lose . . . " : AFEW
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___ counter : GEIGER
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Famous dancer : SALOME
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Threw : TOSSED
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Biblical possessive : THINE
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Blood vessel : AORTA
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Beauty-parlor gear : DRYER
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S. A. rubber : PARA
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Lupino and others : IDAS
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Firearm: Abbr. : CBN
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Gov't. agency : REA

Answer summary: 5 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 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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