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New York Times, Monday, April 28, 1975

Author:
Woss
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { F G K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 293 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Woss has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle in our database.
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,389
Across
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Scott : DRED
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Miss Gluck : ALMA
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Ship's crane : DAVIT
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Traverse : ROVE
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Hour-signal sound : BEEP
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Omit : ELIDE
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Kind of corner : AMEN
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Gather : REAP
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Mme. de Lenclos of French fashion : NINON
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A first lady : MARYTODDLINCOLN
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Inhabitant of a formicary : ANT
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Headland : RAS
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Rose's mate : ABIE
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Get ___ of (shed) : RID
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Bohemian reformer : HUSS
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Morse-code symbol : DOT
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Caper : ANTIC
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Florida county : DADE
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Water game : POLO
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A first lady : MAMIEEISENHOWER
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Gibraltar denizens : APES
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Parade unit : BAND
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Irritate : ANNOY
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Japanese coin : SEN
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Egyptian native : COPT
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Hue's companion : CRY
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Man or boy : MALE
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Overhead lines : ELS
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Royal flush ingredient : ACE
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A first lady : LADYBIRDJOHNSON
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Huge, to poets : ENORM
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Magpie : PIET
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"___ We Got Fun?" : AINT
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Do penance : ATONE
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Move slowly : INCH
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London gallery : TATE
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Hercules or Tarzan : HEMAN
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N.Y. five : NETS
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Outstanding person : ONER
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O'Neill's forte : DRAMA
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Kind of numeral : ROMAN
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Turn inside out : EVERT
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Turn down : DENY
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Out of the country : ABROAD
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Yorkshire city : LEEDS
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Hoover Dam lake : MEAD
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Showed approval : APPLAUDED
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Menace of cartoons : DENNIS
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Kind of blue gown : ALICE
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Drink, in Roma : VINO
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Matinee ___ : IDOL
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Neighbor of Ky. : TENN
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Moment : TRICE
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Norwegian playwright : IBSEN
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Reformer Jacob : RIIS
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Lacks, for short : HASNT
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Soft feathers : DOWN
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Table staple : OLEO
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Loyalist of 1776 : TORY
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Candlenut trees : AMAS
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Mane area : NAPE
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Government agents : TMEN
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Fastener for infant wear : DIAPERPIN
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Shetland, for one : PONY
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Stopping-place of fiction : EBOLI
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Rasping : HARSH
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Taxi drivers : CABMEN
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Pieces of fabric : CLOTHS
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Loy : MYRNA
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Throw out : EJECT
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Kind of flu : ASIAN
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Short tale : CONTE
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Stage direction : ENTER
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Jacob's wife : LEAH
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Pay one's share : ANTE
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Fate : DOOM
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Eat in state : DINE
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Western alliance : NATO

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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