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New York Times, Monday, May 22, 1967

40-Across : Small wood.

Author:
Mary Murdoch
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J X Z }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Mary M. Murdoch has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,491
Across
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One of "these three." : FAITH
6
Pluck. : GRIT
10
Piece of wood. : SLAB
14
Flower part. : OCREA
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Lomond, for one. : LOCH
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Stride. : PACE
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Nursery of a kind. : GREENHOUSE
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Frosted. : ICED
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It is so. : YES
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Impart. : GIVE
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Shore birds. : WADERS
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Workbench device. : VISE
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Grow faint. : WANE
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Gleam. : GLINT
28
Flower. : WILDROSE
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In company with. : ALONG
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Occupy. : FILL
34
Holy ___. : WRIT
35
Theater box. : LOGE
36
Seasons. : FALLS
37
Something unusual: Brit. : ONER
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Footnote term. : IBID
39
Airfield near Paris. : ORLY
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Small wood. : GROVE
41
Luncheon places. : TEAROOMS
43
Dull finish. : MATTE
44
Pipe joints. : ELLS
45
Kind of pronoun: Abbr. : PERS
46
Eye parts. : LENSES
49
Sympathetic. : KIND
50
Book of the Bible: Abbr. : PSA
53
Flag. : IRIS
54
Flower. : CINQUEFOIL
57
Row. : LINE
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Without ___ (penniless). : ASOU
59
Type of voice. : NASAL
60
Four seasons. : YEAR
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Top of the head. : PATE
62
Flower parts. : STEMS
Down
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Conservative one. : FOGY
2
Israeli seaport. : ACRE
3
Angers. : IRES
4
Links place. : TEE
5
See 40 Down. : HANGING
6
Fox ___. : GLOVE
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Rake. : ROUE
8
Suffix in sciences. : ICS
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"___ of Jericho." : THEWALLS
10
Flowers. : SPIDERWORTS
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Queen Anne's ___. : LACE
12
Maple genus. : ACER
13
Garden spots. : BEDS
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Listen! : HIST
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As well as. : AND
24
Grape cultivator. : VINEDRESSER
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Arthur Miller hero. : WILLY
26
Famous theater. : GLOBE
27
Religious maxims. : LOGIA
28
Durant and Rogers. : WILLS
29
"To be ___ to be ... " : ORNOT
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Kitchen utensil. : SIEVE
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Raison d'___. : ETRE
32
Landed. : ALIT
33
Cultivates. : FARMS
36
Type of paper. : FOOLSCAP
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With 5 Down, one of the Seven Wonders. : GARDENS
42
Arena sound. : OLE
43
Cook's concern. : MENU
45
Cotton fabric. : PIQUE
46
Flower. : LILY
47
Indian. : ERIE
48
Historic caravel. : NINA
49
Clove hitch. : KNOT
50
Put forth. : POSE
51
Asian gulf. : SIAM
52
___ well. : ALLS
55
O. T. Book: Abbr. : ISA
56
Plump. : FAT

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

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