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New York Times, Wednesday, March 26, 1975

Author:
Samuel H. Barkan
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.36)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Samuel H. Barkan has 8 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,356
Across
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Israeli dance : HORA
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Flynn : ERROL
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Great number : SLEW
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Declare : AVER
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Bounds’ partners : LEAPS
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“To ___ his own” : EACH
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Delivered : SENT
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Bid’s partner on Wall St. : ASKED
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Speck : MOTE
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Wartime opportunist : PROFITEER
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Plains animal : BISON
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Set quantity : UNIT
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Black : EBON
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Show-biz area : RIALTO
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Racetrack officials : STEWARDS
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Carney or Buchwald : ART
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Ill will : ENMITY
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Jeanne Eagels play : RAIN
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Take exception : DEMUR
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Waterfront org. : ILA
40
“This ___ much” : ISTOO
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In a while : ANON
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Ready : ALLSET
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Type of verb: Abbr. : IRR
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Works on damaged art : RESTORES
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Calmness : REPOSE
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Imitates : APES
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Seethe : FUME
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Whooping, for one : CRANE
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Umbrella-shaped growth : TOADSTOOL
59
___ around (loiter) : HANG
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Sans ___ : SOUCI
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Williams or Capp : ANDY
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Russian sea : ARAL
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Map addition : INSET
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Roman way : ITER
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Head part : PATE
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Former Dodger : REESE
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Aardvark feature : NOSE
Down
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Place for a padlock : HASP
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___ the hill : OVER
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Western city : RENO
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Like Dickens's dodger : ARTFUL
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Jubilance : ELATION
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Do a printing job : RESET
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Slope : RAKE
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Lehar specialties : OPERETTAS
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Drug initials : LSD
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Campus events : SEMINARS
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Asian land : LAOS
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Outside: Prefix : ECTO
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“___ in the course of . . . ” : WHEN
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___ alia : INTER
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Ship part : BOW
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Actor Turhan : BEY
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Speeders’ spotter : RADAR
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Miss Bordoni : IRENE
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Prefixes meaning vapors : ATMOS
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Soprano Beverly : SILLS
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Math proportion : RATIO
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Fashion designer and family : DIORS
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Stertorous sound : SNORE
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Significant event : MILESTONE
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Straighten out : UNTANGLE
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Things on a list : ITEMS
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Common verb : ARE
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Like Plato : ERUDITE
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Poetic word : OPE
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Vichy leader : PETAIN
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Looks toward : FACES
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Fellow : CHAP
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___ avis : RARA
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Med. subject : ANAT
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English river : OUSE
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Wise : ONTO
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Poetic works : ODES
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Old instrument : LYRE
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“Dear ___” : SIR

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

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