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New York Times, Monday, April 22, 1991

Author:
Fred Toole
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 41, Avg Word Len: 4.84, Missing: { F J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1991, The New York TimesNo. 15,140

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Across
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Formal neckwear : ASCOT
6
Kenya's Daniel ___ Moi : ARAP
10
Pop. investments : IRAS
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Andean animal : LLAMA
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Dry; parched : SERE
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Long, loose garment : ROBE
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Hot-weather headgear : PANAMAHATS
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Thought : IDEA
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Diminished : WANED
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Turn right : GEE
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Retail : SELL
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British welfare : DOLE
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Western mountain lake : TAHOE
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Error : SLIP
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Hanging ornament : PENDANT
33
Food fish : TUNA
34
British "bye-bye" : TATA
35
Two times : TWICE
39
Hold firmly : ENGRASP
41
"Rock-a-bye-baby on the ___" : TREETOP
43
Oktoberfest item : STEIN
44
Abel or Wiesel : ELIE
46
Raison d'___ : ETRE
47
Collegian : STUDENT
49
Completed : DONE
50
Commence : BEGIN
52
Money-exchange item : AGIO
54
Prefix for plane or space : AERO
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Pale : WAN
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Weeping woman of myth : NIOBE
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Heavy hit : BLOW
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Cloth of Calcutta : INDIANSILK
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Boatswain, for short : BOSN
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British gun : STEN
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Screen star Gene or Grace : KELLY
68
Some flock members : EWES
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Work for : EARN
70
Type of bar : SALAD
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Matterhorn is one : ALP
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Chopped cabbage : SLAW
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Miracle site : CANA
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Arabian gulf : OMAN
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Domesticated : TAMED
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Wood for skis : ASH
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Active chemical substance : REAGENT
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Comedian Johnson : ARTE
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Spanish coin : PESETA
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Gaelic fabric for suits or coats : IRISHTWEED
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Cowboys' jamboree : RODEO
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White poplar : ABELE
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Aquatic mammal : SEAL
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Takes as one's own : ADOPTS
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Sprang : LEAPED
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Poker payment : ANTE
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Fr. holy women : STES
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Fontanne's partner : LUNT
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"Picnic" playwright : INGE
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Creations for mesdemoiselles : PARISGOWNS
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TV's "The ___ Game" : DATING
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"Leave ___ Beaver : ITTO
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Foot ailment : CORN
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Foil's kin : EPEE
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Against : ANTI
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Eye part : RETINA
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He swam the Hellespont for love : LEANDER
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Ill-advised : UNWISE
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Under : BELOW
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Notched, as a leaf : EROSE
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Sows' sounds : OINKS
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French secular cleric : ABBE
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Square column : ANTA
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"On thy cold gray stones, ___!" : OSEA
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Invoice : BILL
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Actress Raines : ELLA
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Roadside refuge : INN
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Marlowe contemporary : KYD

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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