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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, March 13, 1978

Author:
Grace Fabbroni
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1978, The New York TimesNo. 10,439
Across
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"Shucks!," to a poet : ALAS
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Newspaper exclusive : SCOOP
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Breathe laboriously : GASP
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Harum-scarum : RASH
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Public sentiment : PULSE
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Mechanical repetition : ROTE
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Belgrade bigwig : TITO
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Speechify : ORATE
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Very displeased : IRED
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Advice to an insomnious astronaut : COUNTEVERYSTAR
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Deprivation : LOSS
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Texas shrine : ALAMO
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Jets' QB : TODD
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With artful shyness : COYLY
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Bishop of Rome : POPE
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Officer's preretirement promotion : BREVET
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Word with spring or season : OFF
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Bridegroom's boast : IMARRIEDANANGEL
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Thicken : GEL
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Historical records : ANNALS
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Zone : AREA
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Applejack base : CIDER
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Opposite of dele : STET
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Eyes flirtatiously : OGLES
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Bangkok native : THAI
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Would-be space traveler's plea : FLYMETOTHEMOON
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Golf cry : FORE
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Love affair, in Paris : AMOUR
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Armstrong : NEIL
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Uniform : EVEN
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Word with Monte or San : CARLO
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Pisa's stream : ARNO
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Musical pause : REST
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Cornered : TREED
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Vientiane is its capital : LAOS
Down
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Esthete's interest : ART
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Secular : LAIC
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Relative of in re : ASTO
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Road border : SHOULDER
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Locates : SPOTS
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Parish priests, in France : CURES
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King of Norway : OLAV
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Bone: Prefix : OSTE
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Equal : PEER
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Gruesome : GRISLY
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Corporeal channel : AORTA
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Sauna feature : STEAM
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Character in "Don Quixote" : PEDRO
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Where Cain went after killing Abel : NOD
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Historic city on Black Sea : YALTA
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Volume : TOME
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Geyserite : OPAL
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Coniferous tree : CEDAR
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Ellipse : OVAL
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Cravings : YENS
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Kind of Latin : PIG
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Tie : BIND
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Descartes : RENE
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Blunderbore, e.g. : OGRE
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Parts of yards : FEET
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Neighbor of Ga. : FLA
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Support partner's suit : RAISE
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Part of G.N.P. : NATIONAL
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Unite firmly : CEMENT
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Ervin of N.C. : SAM
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Bid : OFFER
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Gauntlet : GLOVE
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Cousins of harps : LYRES
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Most northerly region : THULE
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Salome danced for him : HEROD
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Asset of a P.R. man : TACT
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Mosque of ___, in Jerusalem : OMAR
52
Raced : TORE
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"___ perfumed sea": Poe : OERA
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Tad, in Taxco : NINO
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Part of L.A.P.D. : LOS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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