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Alfio Micci
Alfio Micci

New York Times, Wednesday, February 19, 1975

Author:
Alfio Micci
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 47, Avg Word Len: 4.56, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 48, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 10, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Alfio Micci has 91 pre-Shortz puzzles and 11 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,321

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Across
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Actor Robert : ALDA
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___ off (bilk) : FOB
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Bounders : CADS
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Vine : LIANA
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Cupid : EROS
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Bread spread : OLEO
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Children's-concert staple : PETERANDTHEWOLF
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Goal of Pioneer II : SATURN
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Newman role : HUD
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Asian holiday : TET
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Roman bronze : AES
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Dailey : DAN
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Song disliked by umpires : THREEBLINDMICE
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Time periods : AEONS
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Busy one : BEE
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Kind of dog, for short : POM
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Electric knives, etc. : GADGETS
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Huntsman : TRAPPER
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Defendants, in law : REI
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High note : ELA
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Trite : CORNY
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Friml favorite : DONKEYSERENADE
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Tree : ELM
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Bantu language : ILA
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Marie, for one: Abbr. : STE
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German article : EIN
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Nautical position : ASTERN
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Piano player's favorite : KITTENONTHEKEYS
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Dies ___ : IRAE
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Song : GLEE
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"___ say die" : NEVER
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Dickens girl : NELL
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Conditions : IFS
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Caterpillar hair : SETA
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Peak : ALP
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A pack of ___ : LIES
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Information : DATA
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Dill : ANET
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Cookery seed : FENNEL
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Fort in Calif. : ORD
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"___ Your Houses" : BOTH
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Overawe : COW
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"Thanks ___" : ALOT
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Proof mark : DELE
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Kind of drink : SOFT
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Arafura Sea islands : ARU
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Tremble : SHUDDER
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Horse : ARAB
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Cheese : EDAM
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Relative : SIB
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Japan : NIPPON
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Child's game : TAG
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Gave audience to : HEARD
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Bronco-busters' event : RODEO
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Locomotive : ENGINE
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Compass reading : ESE
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Profit : NET
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Coconut oil source : COPRA
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Correct : EMEND
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Full of : TEEMING
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Devious : SLY
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Service ___ : ACE
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Kind of bread : RYE
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"___ was saying" : ASI
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Swiss artist : KLEE
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Gladdens : ELATES
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Impetuous : RASH
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Proverbial tooth part : SKIN
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Flat or spare : TIRE
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Common Latin abbr. : ETAL
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___ me tangere : NOLI
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Numeral : TEN
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Stretches out : EKES
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French dream : REVE
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Russian vote : NYET
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___ Aviv : TEL
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Ship-shaped clock : NEF
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Spanish lady: Abbr. : SRA

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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