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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Thursday, April 14, 1966

Author:
Louise Earnest
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.00, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 281 (avg 1.48)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Louise Earnest has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,088
Across
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Break. : RIFT
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Fruit of the rosebush. : HIPS
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Helps with the dishes. : WIPES
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That one: Lat. : ILLA
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Thine: Fr. : ATOI
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Piano key. : EFLAT
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Prelude at Kennedy. : COUNTDOWN
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Lady of sonnets and canzoni. : LAURA
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Poetic time of day. : EVE
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Bonanza. : OILWELL
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Foxy. : SLY
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Job for a jeweler. : RESET
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God of the Nile. : OSIRIS
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Begin again. : RENEW
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Cordial. : GENIAL
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Masculine title. : HERR
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Letter. : ESS
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Argue about price. : HAGGLE
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A storm in ____. : ATEACUP
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Name in the world of dance. : STDENIS
42
Relative of the shagbark. : WALNUT
43
Digit. : TOE
44
Compass points. : SSES
45
Pitcher's forte. : SLIDER
46
American novelist. : HURST
48
Thrilling episode. : ESCAPE
50
On one side. : ASKEW
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Eleven: Ger. : ELF
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Kind of fabric design. : ALLOVER
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Chemical suffix. : OLE
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One product of the grapevine. : RUMOR
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Popular refreshment. : ORANGEADE
64
___ out. : INAND
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Direction. : WEST
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Resort lake in Yugoslavia. : BLED
67
May and Ann. : CAPES
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Capt. Hook's aide. : SMEE
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Stars' partner. : BARS
Down
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Kitchen utensil. : RICER
2
Words on a valentine. : ILOVE
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Chimneys. : FLUES
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Brownish. : TAN
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"___ but known!" : HADI
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Chemical suffix. : ITOL
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Confabs. : POWWOWS
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Mathematical ratios. : SINES
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Like a bookworm. : WELLREAD
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"___ man answers, hang up." : IFA
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Positive symbols. : PLUSSIGNS
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Snowdon. : EARL
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Postponement. : STAY
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Handbag, modern style. : TOTE
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Dashboard gadget. : LIGHTER
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Chores of a kind. : ERRANDS
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Takes food. : INGESTS
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Unaligned. : NEUTRAL
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Sixth sense, for short. : ESP
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What Byron calls "the truth in masquerade." : ALIE
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Minus. : LESS
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Teamsters' calls. : HAWS
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Relative of etc. : ETAL
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Item in a classroom. : RELIEFMAP
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Studio props. : CUECARDS
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Old coin. : SOU
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Proposition in geometry. : THEOREM
47
Marionette man. : SARG
49
Sod breakers. : PLOWS
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Marsupial. : KOALA
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Common shrub. : ELDER
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Common plants. : WEEDS
54
Norse name. : ERIC
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Kind of moth. : LUNA
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Decorative container. : VASE
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Being: Sp. : ENTE
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Unit. : ONE
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Decline. : EBB

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

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