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New York Times, Wednesday, March 7, 1973

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F G J K Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.49)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1973, The New York TimesNo. 8,607
Across
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Reporter's coup of yore : SCOOP
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Alioth, for one : STAR
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Arizona city : MESA
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Go, in France : ALLER
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Weight of India : TOLA
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Like much of Arabia : ARID
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Military group : CADRE
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Harsh cry: Var. : YAUP
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Thing, in Italy : COSA
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Ems or Evian : SPA
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1950 musical : CALLMEMADAM
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Incentives : STIMULI
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Fred's sister : ADELE
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Frame : CHASSIS
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Well-known signature song : NOLA
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Star or stone : LODE
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Sleeping cars : PULLMANS
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Arabian garment : ABA
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Aida's love : RADAMES
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Quick swim : DIP
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French estates : DOMAINES
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Val : LACE
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Therefore: Fr. : DONC
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Flower clusters : RACEMES
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U.A.R. name : SADAT
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Orators : RHETORS
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Yucca : ADAMSNEEDLE
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Ott : MEL
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Zola novel : NANA
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Argentine people : IPAS
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Sheer fabric : VOILE
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"The way of ___ with . . . " : AMAN
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Italian resort : LIDO
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Shaw : ARTIE
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French writer : ANET
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Mythical river : STYX
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Hungarian composer : LEHAR
Down
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Western Indians : SACS
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Sharp sound : CLAP
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Like some stories : OLDASADAM
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"The strife is ___" : OER
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Summary : PRECIS
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Phonograph needle : STYLUS
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"And ___ a good night" : TOALL
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Aircraft metal : ALUMINUM
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Plunder : RAPE
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Road covering : MACADAM
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Undermine : ERODE
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Rope fiber : SISAL
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"There is nothin' like ___" : ADAME
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"___ Blue?" : AMI
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Promenades : MALLS
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Part of Mao's name : TSE
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Covered : CLAD
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Rider of the rods : HOBO
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Bravo! : OLE
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Dance step : PAS
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Noted economist : ADAMSMITH
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Riviera city : NICE
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Goddess of hope : SPES
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Disturbances : RIOTS
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Sothern : ANN
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Dilapidated : DECREPIT
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Unyielding : ADAMANT
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Irish sea god : LER
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A. L. team : REDSOX
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Ocean: Abbr. : ATL
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Contemporary : COEVAL
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Yemen's capital : SANAA
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Not give ___ : ADAMN
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Mother of Perseus : DANAE
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Intoxicating : HEADY
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Actor Asther : NILS
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Essay name : ELIA
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Certain look : LEER
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Bauxite : ORE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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