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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Saturday, June 1, 1963

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q V X }, Scrabble score: 343 (avg 1.81)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,053

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Across
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Stampede. : ROUT
5
Skin ___. : ACAT
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Turkish title. : PASHA
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Sea birds. : ERNS
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___ market. : FLEA
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Of a cereal. : OATEN
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Retreat. : BACKTRACK
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Trolleys. : TRAMS
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Brazil's neighbor: Abbr. : URU
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Triumph. : WIN
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Where Tallinn is. : ESTONIA
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Recessed section, as in a wall. : SETBACK
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Devote, as time. : SPEND
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Narrow inlet. : RIA
28
Construction beam. : TBAR
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Adolescent interjection. : BOY
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African republic. : GABON
35
Loved ones. : DEARS
36
Presidential nickname. : ABE
37
Part of a Latin conjugation. : AMAS
38
First-rate: Colloq. : CRACK
39
Barge. : SCOW
40
Muscular spasm. : TIC
41
Artist's medium. : CHALK
42
Coronet wearers. : DUKES
43
River of Scotland. : ESK
44
Chops. : HEWS
45
Branch of Buddhism. : ZEN
46
A Gelett Burgess gift to the language. : BLURB
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Area near Beacon Hill. : BACKBAY
52
Where 45 Down is. : CROATIA
54
Past. : AGO
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Old French coin. : ECU
56
Quarrel: Colloq. : RUNIN
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Famous racehorse. : CARRYBACK
60
Rhone tributary. : ISERE
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Swiss painter. : KLEE
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High: Prefix. : ACRO
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Diminutive of a girl's name. : BESSY
64
Native of Belgrade. : SERB
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Comparative word. : THAN
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Puzzle. : REBUS
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To pray, in Italy. : ORARE
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Designating some books. : UNCUT
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Tongue-clucking sound. : TSK
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Where Dahomey is. : AFRICA
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Sound of chains. : CLANK
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Federal commission: Abbr. : AEC
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Retracts. : TAKESBACK
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Ceramists. : POTTERS
10
Name in Exodus. : AARON
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Firefighter's command. : STANDBACK
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Half: Prefix. : HEMI
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Handle: Lat. : ANSA
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American humorist. : TWAIN
23
Woo, rustic style. : SPARK
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Abbreviation in a business name. : BROS
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Fresh-water ducks. : TEALS
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Relative of the flute. : OBOE
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Evergreens. : YEWS
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Entrance. : GATE
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French friends. : AMIS
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Main supports. : BACKBONES
35
Shortcomings. : DRAWBACKS
38
Colette novel. : CHERI
39
Depressed. : SUNK
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Indian condiment. : CHUTNEY
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Lure into a trap. : DECOY
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City in Yugoslavia. : ZAGREB
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Burrows. : LAIRS
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More austere. : BARER
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Strand. : BEACH
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Nkrumah's capital. : ACCRA
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Where Whitehorse is. : YUKON
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Storage place. : CRIB
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Artifice. : RUSE
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Wassail. : ALE
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Small mammal. : BAT

Answer summary: 4 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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