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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Saturday, February 26, 1966

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 318 (avg 1.68)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,041
Across
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Asian political figure. : AYUB
5
Bitter. : ACRID
10
Farmyard sounds. : MAAS
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Roster. : ROTA
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River into the Mediterranean. : RHONE
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Vedic god of fire. : AGNI
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Equal: Fr. : EGAL
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Asian political figure. : MAOTSETUNG
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Asian political figure. : SIHANOUK
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Secure. : OBTAIN
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Encircle. : GIRD
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Blackthorn. : SLOE
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Pert. : SAUCY
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Cabinet man. : DEANRUSK
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Author of "R.U.R." : CAPEK
32
Devotion. : PIETY
33
Cube. : DIE
34
Persian tentmaker. : OMAR
35
British empiricist. : LOCKE
36
Covered with ivy. : VINY
37
New Testament book: Abbr. : COR
38
Habits. : WONTS
39
One of the space probes. : VENUS
40
Himalayan capital. : KATMANDU
42
Begets. : SIRES
43
Assns. : ORGS
44
Cogitate. : CHEW
45
Rocket parts. : STAGES
48
Makers of grandstand plays. : SHOWOFFS
52
Retired statesman. : KHRUSHCHEV
54
Jewish month. : ELUL
55
Lake E. of the Caspian. : ARAL
56
Neighbor of Midway. : OHARE
57
Trick. : RUSE
58
Butter containers. : TUBS
59
Dyes. : TINTS
60
Legal document. : DEED
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Olympian. : ARES
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Baseball nickname. : YOGI
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State. : UTAH
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Dominican political figure. : BALAGUER
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Kind of storehouse. : ARMORY
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Warm: Fr. : CHAUD
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Bird. : ROOK
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Banking abbreviation. : INT
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Bleak. : DESOLATE
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Be of importance. : MATTER
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Water, in Toledo. : AGUA
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Years, in ancient Rome. : ANNI
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Indication. : SIGN
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Wood. : EBONY
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Small chip or cut. : NICK
24
Tries to find. : SEEKS
25
Islands N. of Tonga. : SAMOA
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Separated. : APART
27
Mirabile ___. : DICTU
28
City in N.E. Italy. : UDINE
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Cavity. : SINUS
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Reefs or low islands. : KEYS
31
Fowl. : COCK
32
Bodies of water. : PONDS
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Heavy underdog. : LONGSHOT
36
African political figure. : VERWOERD
38
Merchandise. : WARES
39
Opinion. : VIEW
41
Autocrats. : MOGULS
42
Thrusts. : SHOVES
44
Kind of quartz. : CHERT
45
Card game. : SKAT
46
By way of. : THRU
47
Bedouin. : ARAB
48
Thai language. : SHAN
49
Kind of shaft. : FLUE
50
Blend. : FUSE
51
Coaster. : SLED
53
Greek letter. : CHI

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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