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Judith Perry
Judith Perry

New York Times, Tuesday, February 26, 1985

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 260 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1985, The New York TimesNo. 12,894
Across
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Opponent : ANTI
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Object : THING
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Stumble : TRIP
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Kind of cloth : LOIN
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Make the Alpine echoes ring : YODEL
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Home of the Baylor Bears : WACO
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Hebrew letter : ALEF
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Homeland of Icarus : CRETE
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Pizza-parlor necessity : OVEN
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Rocket component : NOSECONE
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Hash house : EATERY
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Flat or pump : SHOE
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Bouffant hairdo : AFRO
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"Once ___ twice shy" : BITTEN
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Puritan : BLUENOSE
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Biblical prophet : AMOS
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Mar : SPOIL
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Norse navigator : ERIC
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Oahe is one : DAM
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Scandinavian coin : ORE
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Set : GEL
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Bavarian river : EGER
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Window adjunct : BLIND
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Story of the Forsytes : SAGA
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Small bouquets : NOSEGAYS
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Curdling agent : RENNET
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John Irving protagonist : GARP
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Sino-Tibetan language : GARO
51
Consternation : HORROR
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Having a snub snout : PUGNOSED
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American author: 1909–55 : AGEE
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Terry or Burstyn : ELLEN
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Tiny opening : PORE
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Rainbow : IRIS
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Heckle : TEASE
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Common Lat. catchall : ETAL
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Glass : LENS
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Rendezvous : TRYST
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Pretty girl : DOLL
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Actor Arkin : ALAN
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___ contendere : NOLO
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Connections : TIES
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Swarms over : INFESTS
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Magnates : TYCOONS
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Lena or Marilyn : HORNE
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___ fixe (obsession) : IDEE
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Hockey item : NET
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Jubilant : GLEEFUL
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Describing some cars : TWOTONE
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Talk unintelligibly : RAVE
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Baker's aide : ICER
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Yankee Doodle's mount : PONY
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Guevara : CHE
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"Where the Boys ___," 1961 song : ARE
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E.T. or Starman : ALIEN
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Spa in Austria : BADEN
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Insect stage : IMAGO
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Heavy literature? : TOMES
29
Godunov of opera : BORIS
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Sing-along instrument : ORGAN
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Blockade : SIEGE
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Brilliance : ECLAT
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Hydra or sea anemone : POLYP
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Go back : REGRESS
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Wimpole Street resident : BARRETT
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Police ploy : DRAGNET
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Pried : SNOOPED
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Federal watchdog agcy. : GAO
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Suffix for any cardinal point : ERN
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Surmise : GUESS
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Greet : HAIL
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Legendary monster : OGRE
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Restrain : REIN
54
Disport : PLAY
55
Explorer De ___ : SOTO
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Of an age : ERAL
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Farmer's locale, in a song : DELL
60
Celtic sea god : LER

Answer summary: 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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