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New York Times, Tuesday, May 7, 1974

Author:
Leonard Sussman
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 263 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Leonard Sussman has 40 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,033
Across
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Uses the bulletin board : POSTS
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Pahlavi's home : IRAN
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Way off : AFAR
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Sea bird's haven : ISLET
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Biblical peak : NEBO
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First name in silents : POLA
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Musical piece : ETUDE
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Gulf Coast, etc. : DEEPSOUTH
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Japanese coin : RIN
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Friends, in Cherbourg : AMIS
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Phila. athletes : EAGLES
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Hill for T. R. : SAGAMORE
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Good name, for short : REP
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Unaspirated : LENE
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Film technique : FADEOUT
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Woodland deity : SATYR
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Quiet : CALM
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Large quantity : SLEW
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Central American tree : EBO
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Sharpen in a way : STROP
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Ivy Leaguer : ELI
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To-dos : ROWS
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Glee-club member : ALTO
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Fitting piece : INSET
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New York, to Lindsay : FUNCITY
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Ides or nones, e.g. : DATE
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Haec's follower : HOC
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Delivery-room words : ITSAGIRL
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Secured : MOORED
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Coin in Teheran : RIAL
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Miss Murray : MAE
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Like Johnstown in 1889 : INUNDATED
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Steamed up : IRATE
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Belmont margin : NOSE
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What the Hubbard dog got : NONE
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Knick or Net : CAGER
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Scott : DRED
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Son of Hera : ARES
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Run-down : SEEDY
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Harbor units : PIERS
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Rome's old port : OSTIA
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Thrown : SLUNG
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Talent-hunter Mack : TED
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Great Eastern, for one : STEAMER
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In a roundabout way : INDIRECTLY
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Famed shortstop : REESE
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Beame : ABE
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Word of refusal : NOPE
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Orbit points : APOGEES
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Outfield fixtures at Shea : FOULPOLES
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Adenauer epithet : ALTE
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Stadium sounds : RAHS
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Quartz variety : SARD
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"Hoot ___!" : MON
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Like a malt drink : ALY
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Overwhelming quantities : FLOODTIDES
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Energy unit, for short : AMP
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Congo river : UELE
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Tease : TWIT
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Slave : SERF
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___ ben Adhem : ABOU
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Dwelling for the upper crust : TOWNHOUSE
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Buchwald : ART
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Calendar abbr. : SAT
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" . . . fury like a woman ___" : SCORNED
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Type used for emphasis : ITALICS
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Not pos. : NEG
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Kind of tea : ICED
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Free ___ bird : ASA
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Musical revival : IRENE
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Embodiment : IMAGE
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Assessed : RATED
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Suspicious : LEERY
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Victor over matter : MIND
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___ about : ONOR
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Writer Richard Henry : DANA
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High place : TOR
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Girl's name : RAE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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