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New York Times, Tuesday, May 23, 1967

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 265 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4 Grid is asymmetric.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,492
Across
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Spots on dominoes. : PIPS
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Musical syllable. : SOL
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Popular opera role. : PORGY
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Dele, stet, etc. : EDIT
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Sacred bull. : APIS
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Soap plant. : AMOLE
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Motto for today's youth. : GOGO
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Bulletin board item. : MEMO
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Terra cotta pieces. : TILES
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Bursting with health. : INFINEFETTLE
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Unworthy of. : BENEATH
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Humorist George. : ADE
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Wing: Lat. : ALA
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School subject: Abbr. : GEOG
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Embodiment of beauty and charm: Myth. : GRACES
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Backs of necks. : NAPES
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She-bear: Lat. : URSA
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Single. : LONE
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Designer of gowns. : DIOR
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Willow tree. : OSIER
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Penny ___. : ANTE
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The red and the black. : INKS
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Heredity factor. : GENE
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Black-and-blue. : LIVID
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Waver. : TEETER
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Fish. : DACE
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Before. : ERE
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Side of a triangle. : LEG
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Got news, pictures, etc., of. : COVERED
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Simple gambling game. : HEADSORTAILS
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Set out. : LEAVE
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___ Eireann, Ireland's lower house. : DAIL
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Dell. : VALE
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Menu item. : LIVER
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Cupid. : EROS
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Biblical patriarch. : ENOS
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Shift or tent. : DRESS
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Ginza money. : YEN
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Standstill. : STOP
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Step or degree. : PEG
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Half a musical title. : IDO
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Purchase of a kind. : PIGINAPOKE
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Building material. : STONE
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Rich fabric of old. : SAMITE
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Social occasion. : OPENHOUSE
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Shade of green. : LIME
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Comedian's line. : PATTER
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Leave undone. : OMIT
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Advance. : ROLL
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Mirth. : GLEE
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Moreover. : YES
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Love seat. : SOFA
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Wearies. : FAGS
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Scott hero. : EDGAR
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Highwayman. : BANDIT
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Camelot name. : ELAINE
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Study hard: Colloq. : GRIND
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Turkish regiment. : ALAI
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Familiar (with). : CONVERSANT
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All. : ENTIRE
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Planted. : SEEDED
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Formerly, old style. : ERST
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Take part in military engagements. : SEEACTION
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Mythical creatures. : OGRES
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Jacob's son. : LEVI
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Church officials. : ELDERS
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___ of fire. : COALS
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"Lady's Book" man. : GODEY
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Little people. : ELVES
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Beneficiary. : HEIR
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Roof edge. : EAVE
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The birds. : AVES
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Unusually good. : RARE
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Honorary degree. : LLD
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Gambling game. : LOO
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Dr. Rhine's interest. : ESP

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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