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New York Times, Monday, May 14, 1990

Author:
Albert J. Klaus
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Albert J. Klaus has 115 pre-Shortz puzzles and 4 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1990, The New York TimesNo. 14,797
Across
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Track event : HEAT
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Seize : GRAB
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Obey a red light : STOP
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Sea eagle : ERNE
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Strainer : SIEVE
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Swift mammal : HARE
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Evaluate : RATE
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Wrath : ANGER
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Draft animals : OXEN
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He wrote "Arrowsmith" : SINCLAIRLEWIS
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Parseghian of coaching fame : ARA
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Doorframe part : STILE
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"Hamlet" is one : TRAGEDY
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Lowest points : NADIRS
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Start afresh : RENEW
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Actress Burstyn : ELLEN
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Gypsy boy or man : ROM
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Sleeping : ABED
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René ___, film director : CLAIR
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Half: Prefix : DEMI
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Demand for payment : DUN
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Wife of Menelaus : HELEN
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Last : FINAL
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High regard : ESTEEM
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Effeminate : EPICENE
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Regional : AREAL
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High pitch, in music : ALT
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He wrote "The Jungle" : UPTONSINCLAIR
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Leg joint : KNEE
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Lhasa is its capital : TIBET
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Hammer or saw : TOOL
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Roman road : ITER
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Noble British family : EDENS
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And others: Abbr. : ETAL
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Thatcher is one : TORY
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Remove : DELE
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Dupin's nom de plume : SAND
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"He was ___ man . . . " : HER
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Historic periods : ERAS
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Oppositionist : ANTI
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Adolescent : TEENAGED
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Actress Lollobrigida : GINA
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___ Philbin, TV host : REGIS
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Prevent : AVERT
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Resident of an undivided city : BERLINER
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Exhibited : SHOWED
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What is so hopefully hailed in N.Y.C. : TAXI
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Mine finds : ORES
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Write : PEN
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Waldorf, e.g. : SALAD
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Gang : CREW
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Verve : ELAN
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Barter : TRADE
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Picture puzzle : REBUS
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Concerning : ANENT
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Shout : YELL
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Greek goddess of peace : IRENE
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Cicero or Nero : ROMAN
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Photographer's request : SMILE
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New Guinea port : LAE
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Queue : LINE
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Bound together : CEMENTED
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Gives orders : DICTATES
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Kind of sandwich : HERO
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Occupy : FILL
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Diner : EATERY
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Covenants : PACTS
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Apart from : ASIDE
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Slander's cousin : LIBEL
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"Render therefore ___ Caesar . . . ": Matt. 22:21 : UNTO
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Equal : PEER
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Hawaiian goose : NENE
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Jot : IOTA
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Horse color : ROAN
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Outfit : KIT
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Legal deg. : LLD

Answer summary: 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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