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Harold T. Bers
Harold T. Bers

New York Times, Saturday, April 9, 1955

Author:
Harold T. Bers
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 284 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Harold T. Bers has 138 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,111
Across
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Middle name on a dollar bill. : BAKER
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Hemingway's nickname. : PAPA
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Brazil's President. : CAFE
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Companion of "kicking." : ALIVE
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All over again. : ANEW
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October birthstone. : OPAL
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Measure of highway width. : LANES
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Decorative ribbon. : SASH
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Answer in certain quizzes. : TRUE
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Symbol of lucubration. : MIDNIGHTOIL
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Sea bird. : ERN
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Inkling. : IDEA
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One end of the Suez Canal. : REDSEA
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Sea bird. : GANNET
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Low bow. : SALAAM
32
Excited. : AGOG
33
Clan. : SEPT
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Plagiarize: Slang. : SWIPE
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Twelve dozen. : GROSS
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Rhee soldier. : ROK
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Be kind to a college. : ENDOW
42
Fé or Cruz. : SANTA
43
Porgy's method of locomotion. : GOAT
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Santee distance. : MILE
46
"Jack ___ to the rescue!" : DALTON
48
Sweeps. : WHISKS
50
Word on withdrawal slip. : BEARER
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Slant. : BIAS
53
City north of Cambridge. : ELY
54
Drive where Ike used to live. : MORNINGSIDE
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Exploit. : GEST
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Little look. : PEEP
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Helicopters. : GIROS
64
Shaky feeling. : AGUE
65
Unfounded. : IDLE
66
Slow-moving animal. : LORIS
67
Newcastle's river. : TYNE
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Unfeeling. : COLD
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Growing out. : ENATE
Down
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Something soothing. : BALM
2
Turkish regiment. : ALAI
3
Considerate. : KIND
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Subject of Tannhauser aria. : EVENINGSTAR
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Make one's home. : RESIDE
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Turkish title. : PASHA
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Med school subject: Abbr. : ANAT
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South of the Border money. : PESO
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In a spin. : AWHIRL
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Guest bed. : COT
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Paris afternoons. : APRESMIDIS
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French statesman. : FAURE
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Version of Helen. : ELENA
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Retrieves. : GETS
22
Domestic document. : LEASE
26
R. A. F. "milk run." : DAWNMISSION
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Comedian's specialty. : GAGS
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City 120 miles from Delhi. : AGRA
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"Lazy Bones" liked it. : NOONDAYSUN
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Golf club. : SPOON
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Icebreaker recently in Antarctic. : ATKA
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Therefore. : ERGO
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The first dark-horse President. : POLK
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Sheep. : EWES
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Oregon's capital. : SALEM
44
Duplicate. : TWIN
47
___ of Capricorn. : TROPIC
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Bargain. : HAGGLE
50
Biblical verb. : BEGAT
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Poem. : ELEGY
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Man, for instance. : BIPED
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Take another crack at. : REDO
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Dickens character. : NELL
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Singer Petina. : IRRA
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___ yourself. : DOIT
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To be: Latin. : ESSE
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Where hooks and slices are made. : TEE

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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