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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Thursday, April 28, 1960

41-Down : Stewed fruit in sirup.

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 312 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 70, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 2, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1960, The New York TimesNo. 3,940
Across
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Ladder. : STEPS
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Water bird. : SWAN
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Musical conclusion. : CODA
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Fortuneteller's card. : TAROT
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By oneself. : LONE
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Seaport on Upolu Island. : APIA
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Peak in the White Mountains. : ADAMS
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Museum piece. : OLDMASTER
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___ dixit. : IPSE
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W.W. II initials. : AAF
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Tiros I's path. : ORBIT
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___ de guerre. : NOM
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Mushrooms. : FUNGI
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Harsh-voiced parrot. : MACAW
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Escapes detection. : ELUDES
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Classified items. : ADS
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Loser of a fabulous race. : HARE
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The Negev. : DESERT
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Close. : NEAR
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Soap ingredient. : LYE
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Hearts and others. : CARDGAMES
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Here: Span. : ACA
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Girl's name. : LILA
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Flying man of Greek myth. : ICARUS
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Small dogs: Colloq. : POMS
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Purpose. : AIM
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Passive. : SUPINE
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In bountiful degree. : AMPLY
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London landmark. : TOWER
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Moccasin. : PAC
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Small glass bottle. : PHIAL
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___ Buddhism. : ZEN
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Mix. : STIR
61
Louis Bromfield novel (with "A"). : GOODWOMAN
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Rebuke. : CHIDE
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Raison d'___. : ETRE
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Ribbed fabric. : CORD
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U.S.A.F. student. : CADET
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___ gas. : TEAR
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Actress Jurado. : KATY
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Johansson or Bergman. : SWEDE
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___ glass. : STAINED
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Larva of an amphibian. : TADPOLE
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Early humanist. : ERASMUS
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Fruit with core and seeds. : POME
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Aves. : STS
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American painter. : SLOAN
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Great name on recent TV color feature. : WOLFGANGAMOZART
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Connective. : AND
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No one: Lat. : NEMO
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Section of Algiers. : CASBAH
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Visual. : OPTICAL
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Daily food allowance. : DIETARY
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River into the Rhine. : AAR
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Limb. : ARM
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Country of 7 Down. : AUSTRIA
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Wild. : FERAL
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Rare thought. : IDEA
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Sma'. : WEE
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Calendar abbreviation. : DEC
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Japanese banjo. : SAMISEN
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Repeat itself. : RECUR
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Degree in literature. : DLIT
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Vitality. : SAP
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Brazil-Paraguay river. : APA
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Stewed fruit in sirup. : COMPOTE
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Ancient Roman jar. : AMPHORA
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Cause of rough waters. : RIPTIDE
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See 15 Across. : UNAIDED
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Hide. : SECRETE
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Fast curve ball. : SLIDER
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Veer off course. : YAW
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Peter's friend. : WENDY
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Culebra Cut, for example. : LOCK
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Creator of Undershaft. : SHAW
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Understand: Colloq. : GET
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Extinct bird. : MOA
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Fluid units: Abbr. : CCS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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