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New York Times, Tuesday, December 3, 1957

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1957, The New York TimesNo. 3,080
Across
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Jokers. : WAGS
5
Horatian and Pindaric. : ODES
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Restrain. : STAY
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French dugout. : ABRI
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Balmacaan. : COAT
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Gateway to a Shinto temple. : TORII
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Beginning of a famous speech. : FOURSCORE
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Miscalculated. : ERRED
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Name. : DUB
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Theatrical acclaim. : CURTAINCALL
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Recipient of the above. : STAR
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"___ Pinafore." : HMS
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Dr. Jekyll. : HYDE
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Amo, amas, amat. : LATIN
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Brooms. : BESOMS
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Style of furniture. : ADAM
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Breakfast item. : BUN
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Laded, as water. : BAILED
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Escort: Colloq. : TAKEOUT
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Where hides are processed. : TANNERY
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Constructs. : ERECTS
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Poetic contraction. : OER
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Kind of plum. : GAGE
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Greek goddess. : ATHENA
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Rest: Fr. : REPOS
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Wyatt of the West. : EARP
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Uncle: Dial. : EME
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Australian parrot. : LORY
51
Item on a campaigner's itinerary. : WHISTLESTOP
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Poetic contraction. : EER
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God of the winds. : EOLUS
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Not original. : READYMADE
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Edible fish. : SMELT
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Stick. : GLUE
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Jejune. : ARID
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Optics. : EYES
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Salamanders. : EFTS
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Phrase used in ratios. : ISTO
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Egyptian political group. : WAFD
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Leigh Hunt hero. : ABOU
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Outfit a prospector. : GRUBSTAKE
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Knight's title. : SIR
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Come about. : OCCUR
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Gateway. : DOOR
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Made of clay. : EARTHEN
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Cooks in a certain way. : STEAMS
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British machine gun. : STEN
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Type of entertainer. : TORCHSINGER
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Panoply. : ARRAY
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Concede. : YIELD
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Faineant. : IDLE
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Determine the rhythm of. : SCAN
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Line on a weather map. : ISOBAR
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Trove for future historians. : TIMECAPSULE
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Modern. : LATE
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Jewish month. : ADAR
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Save. : BUT
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Operate. : MAN
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Four pecks. : BUSHEL
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Calendar phenomena. : LEAPYEARS
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Hence. : ERGO
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Cochineal and henna. : DYES
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Bill Terry's successor. : OTT
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"___ For Two." : TEA
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Reflexive pronoun. : ONESELF
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Come out. : EMERGE
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Stringy. : ROPY
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Ovine animals. : EWES
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"O give me ___ . . . " : AHOME
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William Bendix role. : RILEY
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Comstock and others. : LODES
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Exclamations enjoining silence. : TSTS
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High-strung. : TAUT
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Prepare copy. : EDIT
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Fix a new coiffure. : REDO
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Avril, ___, Juin. : MAI

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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