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New York Times, Monday, May 25, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 270 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,412

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Across
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Pan's instrument. : PIPE
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___ of Staff. : CHIEF
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Pace. : STEP
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Of a poem. : ODIC
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Movie name. : LORRE
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Story. : TALE
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Popular TV program (with "The"). : LIEUTENANT
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Handle: Lat. : ANSA
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Fortune. : LOT
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Part of a range. : OVEN
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Part of a range. : TARGET
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Clipped. : STAPLED
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Ice afloat. : BERG
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In medias ___. : RES
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York, for one. : SERGEANT
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Vocal passage in opera: Abbr. : RECIT
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Athel tree, Asian evergreen. : ATLE
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Riviera locale. : NICE
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Norwegian king. : OLAV
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Epic of old. : ILIAD
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Name for Esau. : EDOM
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Opera theme. : TEMA
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Hero of Lover novel. : RORY
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Firm hold. : GRASP
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Ahab and others. : CAPTAINS
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Formerly: It. : GIA
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Facility. : EASE
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Fishermen. : ANGLERS
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Entangle. : ENMESH
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Sea of Asia. : ARAL
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Meadow. : LEA
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Depend (on). : RELY
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Pluralities. : MAJORITIES
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High wind. : GALE
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Help. : AVAIL
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Weekly chore. : WASH
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Galena and others. : ORES
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Ointments. : NARDS
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Afloat. : ASEA
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Primary places. : POLLS
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Goose. : IDIOT
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Cynosure of the Fair. : PIETA
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Old French coin. : ECU
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Where Henry VIII's Anne came from. : CLEVES
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Sharpened. : HONED
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Asian land. : IRAN
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Sea bird. : ERN
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Chained. : FETTERED
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Five ___. : STARGENERAL
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Taste. : TANG
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Otherwise. : ELSE
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Fuel. : PEAT
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Sign of a sort. : TOLET
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S. American country: Abbr. : ARG
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Whodunit heroes. : PRIVATEEYES
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Hold fast: Naut. : BELAY
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Commotions. : STIRS
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Singer's role. : AIDA
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Army men. : NCOS
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Weather word: Abbr. : TEMP
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Miltary group. : ROTC
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Zeno's birthplace. : ELEA
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Tenting place. : CAMP
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Single-handed. : ALONE
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Mulvaney of "Soldiers Three." : IRISHMAN
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Famous tenor. : GIGLI
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Scientific group. : AAS
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Twists. : GNARLS
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Type of plant. : AROID
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Greek man's name. : ELIAS
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Dodger great. : REESE
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The bird in "Peter and the Wolf." : SASHA
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Hence. : ERGO
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Adjacent. : NEAR
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Relative of Mme. : MLLE
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Open. : AJAR
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Former capital of Burma. : AVA
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Scottish duo. : TWA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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