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New York Times, Thursday, March 25, 1982

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.64)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 10, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,825
Across
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Masefield's "The ___ Wind" : WEST
5
Sixth-month heroes : DADS
9
Bankrolls, informally : WADS
13
Prefix with tank : ANTI
14
Homeric work : ILIAD
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Where to see tigers : ASIA
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U. of Maryland athlete : TERP
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A DiMaggio : VINCE
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Romeo's last act : KISS
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Calchas's daughter : CRESSIDA
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She wrote "The Women's Room" : FRENCH
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Cub reporter's brash question to a dowager : HOWOLDAREYOU
26
Life, in Lyon : VIE
27
Like Gable's chin : DIMPLED
31
Pope John XXIII's "___ in Terris" : PACEM
34
Hippodrome : ARENA
36
English Channel feeder : EXE
37
Scent : ODOR
38
Victimized by a con man : STUNG
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"Our Lady of ___": Swinburne : PAIN
40
Beaked warship : RAM
41
Cliques : CLANS
42
___ Harry, Eastwood role : DIRTY
43
Muddle : EMBROIL
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Stat for Gossage : ERA
46
Dowager's reply to 24 Across : IMPLENTYNINE
52
Porter : REDCAP
55
One who sits shivah : CONSOLER
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Ballet's Bruhn : ERIK
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Chew the scenery : EMOTE
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She wrote "I'll Never Smile Again" : LOWE
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Sightless trio : MICE
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Triangular letter : DELTA
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With: Fr. : AVEC
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Atramentous : INKY
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Trotsky : LEON
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Painter José Maria : SERT
Down
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Usual gift for a retiree : WATCH
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Febrero follows it : ENERO
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Spread around : STREW
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Cants : TIPSOVER
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Great ___ (Rockies watershed) : DIVIDE
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Actress Valli : ALIDA
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Money in Kuwait : DINAR
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Fox's relative : SAC
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Rousing words : WAKEUP
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A ___ apple : ASIN
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Studio spinner : DISC
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Frame for panes : SASH
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Rebel's activity : DEFYING
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Singer Whitman : SLIM
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"Tosca" locale : ROMA
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Noble English family : EDENS
28
Role for Arnold Moss : LEAR
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Sartre's "No ___" : EXIT
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Gainsay : DENY
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Hit the books : PORE
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A first mate : ADAM
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What Brynner needn't carry : COMB
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In any way : ATALL
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Smuggle : RUN
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Lost footing : SLIPPED
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Automatic music makers : PIANOLAS
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Best seller by Robin Cook : COMA
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Smith's opponents in 1928 : DRYS
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Gin drink : RICKEY
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Adjective for Vulcan's forge : ETNEAN
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St.-Cyr-l'___ : ECOLE
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"Theirs ___ reason why": Tennyson : NOTTO
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"___ Lucy" : ILOVE
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More recent : NEWER
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Not slouching : ERECT
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Allies of Caesar in 57 B.C. : REMI
53
A Walton : ERIN
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Tess's bridegroom : DICK
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Actor Ferrer : MEL

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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