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Jim Page
Jim Page

New York Times, Tuesday, March 23, 1993

Author:
Jim Page
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.46)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Jim Page has 84 pre-Shortz puzzles and 70 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 15,841
Across
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Cry of triumph (3) : AHA
4
Tavern (3) : BAR
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Romaine lettuce (3) : COS
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Tic-___-toe (3) : TAC
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Actor Vallone (3) : RAF
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Surface for a Sabre (3) : ICE
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Facing: Abbr. (3) : OPP
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F.D.R.'s predecessor (3) : HCH
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Loser to Franklin: 1936 (3) : ALF
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He seizes what he sees (7) : GRABBER
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Panay native (3) : ATI
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Bossy sound (3) : MOO
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Up-to-date, for Bruce? (11) : MODERNISTIC
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Noted Indian novelist (3) : RAO
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"___ it pleasant . . . ": Riley (5) : WASNT
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Does sums (4) : ADDS
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___ generis (3) : SUI
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Large family (5) : TRIBE
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Feathery scarves (4) : BOAS
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Anita, set free? (10) : UNLOOSENED
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Goya's duchess (4) : ALBA
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City west of Venice (5) : PADUA
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Illicitly gained goods (4) : SWAG
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Hecklers, to Rich? (10) : BELITTLERS
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Mentally sound (4) : SANE
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Writer ___ St. Johns (5) : ADELA
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Q-U connection (3) : RST
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God of love (4) : EROS
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Oily resin (5) : ELEMI
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Kooky (3) : ODD
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Ruth, the sorceress? (11) : NECROMANCER
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Catch a satyr (3) : NET
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Have the flu (3) : AIL
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One who carps (7) : NIGGLER
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Historic period (3) : ERA
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Novelist Levin (3) : IRA
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Biblical judge (3) : ELI
65
Ring master (3) : ALI
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___ vous plaît (3) : SIL
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Moon module (3) : LEM
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No. 12 of 12 (3) : DEC
69
Prefix for function (3) : DYS
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Bishopric (3) : SEE
Down
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Saroyan hero (4) : ARAM
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Headlight? (4) : HALO
3
Model T, to Henry? (10) : AFFORDABLE
4
Nickname for a famous battleship (5) : BIGMO
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Height: Comb. form (4) : ACRO
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Register (4) : READ
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Hooded snake (5) : COBRA
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Uncloses (5) : OPENS
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Runs the dash (7) : SPRINTS
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"Darn ___ Dream" (4) : THAT
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Playbill heading (4) : ACTI
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Stylish (4) : CHIC
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Like a puzzle by Gene or Billy? (11) : BEWILDERING
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Accented (8) : STRESSED
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One on the attack (8) : ASSAILER
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Addis ___, Ethiopia (5) : ABABA
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Distributed (5) : DOLED
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Condo V.I.P. (4) : SUPT
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Single (4) : UNAL
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Subjectivity, for Artemus? (10) : INWARDNESS
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Form of bingo (5) : BEANO
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Rims (5) : EDGES
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Yours and mine (4) : OURS
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Malt kin (4) : OAST
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Like a hawk or eagle (7) : TALONED
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Rousseau book (5) : EMILE
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N.B.A. team (5) : MAGIC
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Fragrant rootstock (5) : ORRIS
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Kind of file (4) : NAIL
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Ireland, to a Gael (4) : EIRE
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Man of few words (4) : CLAM
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Attired (4) : CLAD
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Slippery (4) : EELY
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Clinton's canal (4) : ERIE
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Story (4) : TALE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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