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Judith Perry
Judith Perry

New York Times, Friday, March 14, 1986

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F Q V W X }, Scrabble score: 283 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York TimesNo. 13,275
Across
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Philippine palm : NIPA
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Small drum : TABOR
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Register : POST
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Toward the mouth : ORAD
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Silly : INANE
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Countertenor : ALTO
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Pompous official : PANJANDRUM
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Kempt : NEAT
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Atl. Coast time : EST
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Encompasses : SPANS
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Stertor : SNORE
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Horrifies : APPALS
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Hawaiian food : POI
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A cracker : SALTINE
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Starting salary, e.g. : BASEPAY
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___ Maxima (early Roman sewer) : CLOACA
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Comprehensive view : PANORAMA
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Stir : ADO
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Borders of contrasting colors : LIMBI
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A grandfather of Saul : NER
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Roofing materials : PANTILES
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Maddened : CRAZED
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Makes certain : ENSURES
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They stay put : ABIDERS
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Reddish brown : BAY
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Former S. African statesman : KRUGER
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Lively outing : SPREE
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Cultivation of land : TILTH
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Haw. guitar : UKE
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Circuit : LOOP
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Fruity Italian breads : PANETTONES
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Pilaster : ANTA
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U. of Maine site : ORONO
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Assembly : DIET
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Hammerhead : PEEN
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Polish city, to a German : POSEN
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Heating device : ETNA
Down
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Slangy negative : NOPE
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Cleopatra attendant : IRAS
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Outdated men's wear : PANTALOONS
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Staff asst. : ADJ
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Gershwin's stamping ground : TINPANALLEY
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"Cakes ___," Maugham work : ANDALE
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Rural sights : BARNS
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Responsibility : ONUS
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Sleep stage : REM
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Wicker basket : PANNIER
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Bread spread : OLEO
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A fourth-day creation : STAR
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Lug : TOTE
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Molded salad : ASPIC
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Mediocre : SOSO
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School-related org. : PTA
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Emergency-response activator : PANICBUTTON
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Shaft of a column : SCAPE
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Siberian river : ALDAN
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"___ Ballads": Gilbert : BAB
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Mechanized German army group : PANZERUNIT
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Eastern bigwig : AMEER
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Back and freight followers : YARDS
33
Disraeli and Gladstone: Abbr. : PMS
36
Plural ending : IES
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Baking utensil : TUBEPAN
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Dies ___ : IRAE
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Accurate : RIGHT
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He wrote "Pink Marsh": 1897 : ADE
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Francis from Boston : ARLENE
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Medicinal gums : KINOS
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Rebuff : SLAP
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Corn bread : PONE
50
Surf sound : ROTE
51
Starchy rootstock : TARO
53
Lament, Irish style : KEEN
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This, in Toledo : ESTA
56
Burst : POP
57
Monody : ODE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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