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New York Times, Wednesday, April 29, 1970

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { Q W X }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.63)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,564

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Across
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Pilgrimage to Mecca : HADJ
5
Tulip or light : BULB
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Electrical units : OHMS
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Amazon dolphin : INIA
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West Indian rodent : HUTIA
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Meat : VEAL
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Rosy : PINK
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Give ___! : ADAMN
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Strange : EERY
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Shoddy : SLEAZY
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Mother of Ishmael : HAGAR
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Bakery item : ROLL
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Common shrubs : SUMACS
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Like some sailors : TATTOOED
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Airmen : PILOTS
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Wife of Zeus : HERA
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Dance : FRUG
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U. S. painter : SLOAN
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Land measure : ARE
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Accounts : STORIES
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British title: Abbr. : KBE
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Mountain land : TIBET
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Tissue : TELA
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Globule : BEAD
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Not often : SELDOM
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Changes route plans : RECHARTS
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Able ___ : SEAMAN
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Avoid : SHUN
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Having windows : PANED
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Wild festivities : ORGIES
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Leftover item : HASH
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Airstrip area : APRON
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City in Japan : KOBE
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Mixture : OLIO
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Knotted loop : NOOSE
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___ about : ONOR
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Williams, to friends : TENN
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Serpents : ASPS
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"Citizen ___" : KANE
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The 34 in 35-24-34 : HIPS
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Indigo : ANIL
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Wine's partner : DINE
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Indonesian port : JAKARTA
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Nipped in the ___ : BUD
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Bonneville flats area : UTAH
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Beans : LIMAS
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Damage, as an auto : BANGUP
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Comprehensive : OVERALL
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Half of a TV show : HEE
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Deface : MAR
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Wily : SLY
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Barn area : HAYLOFT
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Menagerie : ZOO
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Wrong : AMISS
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Dormouse : LEROT
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Pressure or fireless : COOKER
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Make a ___ (try) : STABAT
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___ all there is : THATS
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Eagles' homes : AERIES
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Soprano part : TREBLE
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German pioneer in etching : DURER
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Lops off: Scot. : SNEDS
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National League's Warren : GILES
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Leaf opening : STOMA
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Everybody : EACHONE
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Plant life in soils : EDAPHON
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Asian metropolis : BANGKOK
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Procrastinating word : MANANA
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Chariot man : HUR
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Roman historian : NEPOS
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Minute quantity : DROP
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Westchester college : IONA
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Black : EBON
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Withered : SERE
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Kind of time : HOT
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Drink : ALE
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Offense : SIN
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Wartime Gov't agency : OSS

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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