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New York Times, Saturday, May 1, 1982

Author:
Timothy Hoy
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Timothy Hoy has 7 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,862
Across
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What some bills become : ACTS
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Elec. measurements : AMPS
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Word for Triple Crown winners : TOPS
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Earthy pigment for Gainsborough : OCHRE
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Plath gem : POEM
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Calcar : OVEN
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Derby city : LOUISVILLE
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Indy 500 entry : AUTO
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Pick an also-ran : ERR
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Winner before Affirmed : SEATTLESLEW
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Greek islander : CHIAN
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Spud : TATER
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Train : SCHOOL
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Rundown : SEEDY
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Where to find Our Lady's Wand : ORION
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Emulates Dumbo : SOARS
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Word on wine labels : CRU
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Pull on the reins : HOLD
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___ blue terrier : KERRY
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Aachen abode : HAUS
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Temple bird : OWL
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Israeli Labor Party head : PERES
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Minister's home : MANSE
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Kind of truck : PANEL
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Mien : MANNER
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Horse, for one : BEAST
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Gambling game : BINGO
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" . . . speak ___, John?" : FORYOURSELF
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Word with pros : NOL
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Guardian for Gabrielle : ANGE
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___ Gap, route to 35 Down : CUMBERLAND
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Christian once lionized by stylists : DIOR
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Co-founder of the Blue Four movement : KLEE
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Duck down : EIDER
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Tolkien creatures : ENTS
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Evergreens : YEWS
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Does : DEER
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Acidity : ACOR
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Name in a racing site : CHURCHILL
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Quang ___, city in Vietnam : TRI
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Part of a convention : SESSION
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Pertaining to bees : APIAN
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Shed : MOLT
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Stone : PELT
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Refining plant : SMELTERY
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Cozy : TOASTY
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Immature egg : OVULE
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Name of three czars : PETER
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Author C. P. : SNOW
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"The ___ Grey Goose," 1844 song : OLE
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___ scaloppini : VEAL
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St. Louis bridge : EADS
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Goon : HOOD
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Area in N.Y.C. : SOHO
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Nonmigrating bird : CROW
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Agnès ___, favorite of Charles VII : SOREL
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Sensory organs : EARS
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Dry as dust : SERE
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Derby winner: 1974 : CANNONADE
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Ploy : RUSE
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Addict : USER
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Blue Grass State : KENTUCKY
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Suspend : HANG
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El ___, Tex. : PASO
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Byron hero : MANFRED
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Cashiers at the track : PAYERS
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This is 4/5 of Derby distance : MILE
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Japan's ___ Islands : BONIN
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This causes rye to go awry : ERGOT
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Nice nursery group : BEBES
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Fail to keep up the pace : FADE
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Govern : RULE
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Duck : SMEW
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He's unique, so to speak : ONER
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One out front: Abbr. : LDR
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Memorable Norwegian diplomat : LIE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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