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Jim Page
Jim Page

New York Times, Monday, February 1, 1993

Author:
Jim Page
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 14, XRef: 0, Spans: 3
Jim Page has 84 pre-Shortz puzzles and 70 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,791
Across
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"___ the Devil," Bogart film (4) : BEAT
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Tête cover (5) : BERET
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Cpls.' bosses (4) : SGTS
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Peak (4) : ACME
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"Sakes ___!" (5) : ALIVE
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In this spot (4) : HERE
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Bogart film (15) : THEAFRICANQUEEN
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Sweetie (3) : HON
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Took a bus (4) : RODE
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Not mounted, as a diamond (5) : UNSET
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Rational (4) : SANE
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Hits hard (6) : SMITES
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Protected, at sea (4) : ALEE
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Sleek fabrics (6) : SATINS
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Diamond weights (6) : CARATS
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Actress Anderson (4) : LONI
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Slugger's stat (3) : RBI
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"The ___," Bogart film (15) : ROARINGTWENTIES
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Casablanca has one (3) : ESS
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Foal parent (4) : MARE
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Employ anew (6) : REHIRE
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Watchful ones (6) : SPIERS
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Ferrara family (4) : ESTE
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Full of sandbanks (6) : SHOALY
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Concerning (4) : ASTO
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___ in (inducted) (5) : SWORN
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Bismarck is its cap. (4) : NDAK
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___ de Calais (3) : PAS
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"The ___," Bogart film (15) : PETRIFIEDFOREST
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___ fixe (4) : IDEE
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"___ mio" (5) : OSOLE
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Aleutian island (4) : ATTU
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Gwyn or Carter (4) : NELL
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Corn breads (5) : PONES
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"___ Reckoning," Bogart film (4) : DEAD
Down
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Something drawn (4) : BATH
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Canyon sound (4) : ECHO
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Prayer finish (4) : AMEN
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Pekoe, e.g. (3) : TEA
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The Red ___ (W.W. I ace) (5) : BARON
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Passes over (6) : ELIDES
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Tex. university (4) : RICE
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A Gabor (3) : EVA
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Half a score (3) : TEN
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Sidetracks (6) : SHUNTS
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Silly ones (5) : GEESE
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Oak and elm (5) : TREES
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___ packing (dismissed) (4) : SENT
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___ Lippo Lippi (3) : FRA
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Antimalarial drug (7) : QUININE
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Scorch (4) : SEAR
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Put away (4) : STOW
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Coal digger (5) : MINER
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Parcel of land (4) : ACRE
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Cambodian neighbor (4) : LAOS
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Historic periods (4) : ERAS
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Take in pants (5) : ALTER
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Set of kettledrums (7) : TIMPANI
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Slow person (5) : SNAIL
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Reformer Jacob ___ (4) : RIIS
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Actor Lahr (4) : BERT
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"Uh huh" (4) : ISEE
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Zane or Jane (4) : GREY
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One of the Huxtables (4) : THEO
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Light reddish-brown (6) : SORREL
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Jockey's perch (6) : SADDLE
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Native of Stockholm (5) : SWEDE
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Monopoly investment (5) : HOTEL
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Yeggs' targets (5) : SAFES
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Ref's verdict (3) : TKO
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Twirl (4) : SPIN
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Bright sign (4) : NEON
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Netman Sampras (4) : PETE
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Film fox terrier (4) : ASTA
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___ poker (4) : STUD
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Dandy (3) : FOP
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Prefix for metric (3) : ISO
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Half a diam. (3) : RAD

Answer summary: 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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