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New York Times, Friday, February 6, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.49, Missing: { J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 88, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 1, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,482
Across
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Modest look : BLUSH
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Introductory remarks : PREFACE
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"Villette" novelist : BRONTE
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City north of Denver : LOVELAND
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Two-seated carriage : LANDAU
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Herbert's forte : OPERETTA
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Over : ENDED
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Matching : TWIN
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City in Indiana : PERU
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Worship : ADORE
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Trace : HINT
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Operated : RAN
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Chinese group : TONG
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Faction : WING
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Dress fabric : PRINT
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Chinese weight : LIANG
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Swoop upon : POUNCE
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Daughter of Minos : ARIADNE
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Loafed : LOUNGED
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Photographed : LENSED
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African people : BANTU
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Dispatch boat : AVISO
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___ on the market : DRUG
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Common fund : POOL
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Confronted : MET
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Reverse or low : GEAR
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Menu : CARTE
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Leif Ericson's dad : ERIC
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Famous London Magazine contributor : ELIA
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Lessen : ABATE
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Divested of wings : DEALATED
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More corny : TRITER
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Precede in time : ANTEDATE
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Fictional Queen : ELLERY
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Broke in rank : DEMOTED
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Types : MOLDS
Down
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1954 Oscar winner : BRANDO
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City in Ontario : LONDON
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Place for pheasant : UNDERGLASS
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Ancient Greek length : STADE
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Alas, for Cicero : HEU
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Farm job : PLOWING
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Cowboy activity : ROPING
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Consequence : EVENT
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Iron: Fr. : FER
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Syrian city, to French : ALEP
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Food business : CATERING
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Vestibule : ENTRANCE
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Pasture sound : BLEAT
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Intimidated : DAUNTED
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Biblical pronoun : THINE
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Conjurer's rod : WAND
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Sulk : POUT
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Use credit cards : RUNUPABILL
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Thought: Prefix : IDEO
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Hollow ringing sound : PONG
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Oakland's neighbor : ALAMEDA
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Clergyman : REVEREND
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Start : INITIATE
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Early Preminger film : LAURA
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Plaited : BRAIDED
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Cross out : DELETE
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Waxed grandiloquent : ORATED
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Aquatic animals : OTTERS
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Cautious : LEERY
44
Reach : GETAT
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Charles, in Italy : CARLO
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Skelton character : CLEM
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Turmoil : ADO
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Egyptian sun deity : TEM

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 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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