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Judith Perry
Judith Perry

New York Times, Tuesday, April 8, 1986

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X }, Scrabble score: 311 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York TimesNo. 13,300
Across
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Barnyard offspring : CALF
5
In association (with) : ALONG
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Look over : SCAN
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Adored one : IDOL
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Dye : COLOR
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Actress Negri : POLA
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Risqué : RACY
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Rickety vehicle : CRATE
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Etching chemical : ACID
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Nickels and dimes : CHICKENFEED
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Indonesia's ___ Islands : OBI
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Verdi opera : AIDA
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Cry of a poor sport : NOFAIR
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Tell tales : TATTLE
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Abzug or Spewack : BELLA
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Choose : ELECT
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Paint the town : HAVEALARK
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Far East servant : AMAH
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French psychologist : BINET
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Silver salmon : COHO
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Certain political incumbents : LAMEDUCKS
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Areas : ZONES
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Hazards : RISKS
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Hindu queens : RANEES
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Coddle : COSSET
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Ash : AESC
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Quonset ___ : HUT
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Lays it on the line : TALKSTURKEY
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And others: Lat. : ETAL
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Marie Antoinette was one : REINE
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Ireland, to a Gael : EIRE
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Vocal solo : ARIA
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Coolidge's Vice President : DAWES
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Stash : STOW
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See to : TEND
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Sidestep : SKIRT
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Hardy heroine : TESS
Down
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Distance around: Abbr. : CIRC
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O.T. wife : ADAH
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Places : LOCI
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Kingbirds, pewees, etc. : FLYCATCHERS
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Give consent : ACCEDE
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Liza Minnelli's sister : LORNA
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Norwegian king : OLAF
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Musical symbol : NOTE
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Vireo : GREENLET
10
Palm Springs, e.g. : SPA
11
Reddish-brown hue : COCOA
12
Defense ploy : ALIBI
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Lowest point : NADIR
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Scottish attire : KILT
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Russian weight : DOLA
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TV series : FALCONCREST
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Water bird : TEAL
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___ mater : ALMA
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Coordinated group : TEAM
30
Ernie of baseball fame : BANKS
31
"___ Diary": Twain : EVES
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Rube : HICK
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First rank : AONE
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Korean statesman : RHEE
36
Indian measure : KOSS
38
Large Old World birds : BUSTARDS
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Assembly : DIET
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Comedienne Pitts : ZASU
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Examine again : RETEST
45
Defraud : CHEAT
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Unconventional : OUTRE
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Discolor : STAIN
48
Mary Tyler Moore co-star, once : ASNER
51
Ooze : LEAK
52
Flightless bird : KIWI
53
Buzzard's cousin : KITE
54
God of love : EROS
55
Evergreens : YEWS
57
Youth : LAD

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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