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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Saturday, May 27, 1967

3-Down : Promontory of North Carolina.

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 5.34, Missing: { K Q }, Scrabble score: 308 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,496
Across
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Confront. : FACE
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Until now. : SOFAR
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Part of speech: Abbr. : ADJ
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Cleopatra's attendant. : IRAS
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Disposed (to). : PRONE
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One's own man. : FREE
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Completely engrossed. : RAPT
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Planet. : EARTH
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Columns' relatives. : ROWS
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Old-fashioned. : BEHINDTHETIMES
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Protect. : DEFEND
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Rumor. : HEARSAY
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Watchful. : ALERT
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Tomatoes. : BERRIES
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Diminutive ending. : ULA
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Copy, for short. : STAT
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Not much money, in France. : SOU
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Arrow feature. : BARB
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Part of an African title. : HAILE
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Ebro and others. : RIOS
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Port on Huon Gulf. : LAE
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Rockers' rivals. : MODS
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Army man. : NCO
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Escorial and others. : PALACES
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Renata Tebaldi role. : TOSCA
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Dweller in Moorish Spain. : MOZARAB
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___ to (fulfill, as an obligation). : LIVEUP
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Long, long, long ago. : TIMEIMMEMORIAL
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Culture medium. : AGAR
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Latin farewell. : ADIOS
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Baltic native. : ESTH
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Advanced degrees. : PHDS
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Al ___ (not well done, as spaghetti). : DENTE
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Mete (out). : DOLE
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French season. : ETE
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Wrath. : ANGER
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Chalcedony. : ONYX
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Symbol of Oregon. : FIR
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Strauss opera. : ARABELLA
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Promontory of North Carolina. : CAPEFEAR
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Biblical queen. : ESTHER
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Use up. : SPEND
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Toward the mouth. : ORAD
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Meanwhile. : FORTHETIMEBEING
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Part of a flower. : ANTHER
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Practiced. : REHEARSED
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Smells. : AROMAS
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American educator. : DEWEY
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Famous first name in ring lore. : JESS
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Hairdresser, French style. : FRISEUR
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Numbers: Abbr. : INTS
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Ravel work, in A minor. : TRIO
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Smear. : DAUB
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Rural sound. : BAA
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Book by Garrett Mattingly. : THEARMADA
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Jackets. : BLAZERS
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Spanish article. : LOS
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At the proper time. : INSEASON
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In a mysterious manner. : OCCULTLY
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Cleanser. : SOAP
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Jai ___. : ALAI
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Cookbook direction. : STIR
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Hairdressing. : POMADE
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Philadelphia's neighbor. : CAMDEN
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University city in Spain. : OVIEDO
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Power. : MIGHT
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Also-ran. : LOSER
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Recording medium. : TAPE
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Particle of dust. : MOTE
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Jinx. : HEX

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later.

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