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New York Times, Monday, March 20, 1967

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { J K Q Z }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.54)
Open Squares: 60, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Cora Goodman has 50 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,428
Across
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Perch's cousin. : BASS
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Brown ___ berry. : ASA
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Kind of club. : GOLF
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Chief artery. : AORTA
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Shed feathers. : MOLT
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Bunches of grapes: Lat. : UVAE
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Books printed before 1500. : INCUNABULA
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State: Abbr. : TENN
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Lector. : READER
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Dawdled (around), British style. : POTTERED
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Belgian river. : YSER
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Sea bird. : TERN
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Electrical unit: Abbr. : AMP
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Oriental money. : TAELS
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French clerics. : ABBES
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Unheeding. : DEAF
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Tiny. : WEE
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Address. : SPEECH
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Sea lettuce. : ALGA
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Confuse. : ADDLE
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Pro ___. : RATA
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Fine and dandy. : PEACHY
44
Again: Poet. : OER
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Burgeon. : GROW
46
Strained. : TENSE
47
Among: Fr. : ENTRE
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Ph.D.'s. : DRS
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Crocus, for one. : IRID
52
Carnelian. : SARD
54
Signal of approval. : THUMBSUP
58
Philippic. : TIRADE
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Guido ___, Italian painter. : RENI
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Universal: Eccl. : ECUMENICAL
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Twig-branch angle. : AXIL
66
Tie stuff. : REPP
67
Bacteria. : GERMS
68
Companion. : MATE
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Quiet! : SSH
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Poetry. : ODES
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Kind of china. : BONE
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Alms box. : ARCA
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Room. : STUDY
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Most rational. : SANEST
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Diplomat: Abbr. : AMB
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Pepper pot. : SOUP
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Gives out. : ALLOTS
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Name associated with first printed Bible. : GUTENBERG
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Past. : OVER
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Path. : LANE
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Ward (off). : FEND
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Tune. : AIR
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London gallery. : TATE
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Space between buildings. : AREAWAY
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Carriage. : TRAP
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Plant. : REED
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Adjust. : ADAPT
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Fray. : MELEE
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Heathen. : PAGAN
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Lured. : LEDON
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Young man's fancy. : BEARD
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King Arthur's foster father. : ECTOR
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Bernard and others. : SHAWS
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Replica. : FACSIMILE
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Notched. : SERRATE
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Rents. : LETS
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Aromatic plant. : HERB
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Elicits. : EDUCES
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___ bragh. : ERINGO
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Bohemian river. : ISER
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Desiccated. : DRIED
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Car. : TRAM
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Six: Prefix. : HEXA
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Monad. : UNIT
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Kennel denizens. : PUPS
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Land measure. : ACRE
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Beavers' forte. : DAMS
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Letters. : ELS
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Speed, for short. : MPH

Answer summary: 2 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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