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Lou Sabin
Lou Sabin

New York Times, Monday, June 11, 1962

Author:
Louis Sabin
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.39, Missing: { V }, Scrabble score: 312 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 9
Lou Sabin has 108 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,714
Across
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Prince of drama. : HAMLET
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North of the Border. : CANADA
13
Wife of Laius. : JOCASTA
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Put to work. : UTILIZE
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Builder. : ERECTOR
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One left holding the bag. : FALLGUY
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"All hell." according to Sherman. : WAR
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Kind of bit. : SNAFFLE
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Kennel sound effect. : GRR
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Printer's term. : ITAL
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Marshy place. : SWALE
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11 cen. date. : MIII
26
Locations. : SITES
28
"Here ___, send me." : AMI
29
Western card game. : MONTE
30
Farm work. : HOEING
32
Broadens. : ENLARGES
34
Thirst: Fr. : SOIF
36
Movie monster. : KONG
37
Showed off: Colloq. : SPLURGED
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Swordsman's shout. : TOUCHE
45
Whip. : QUIRT
46
Ad ___. : LIB
48
Settle back. : RELAX
49
Prod. : URGE
50
Departing ones. : GOERS
52
NaCl. : SALT
53
Own: Scot. : AIN
54
Dramatic choral work. : CANTATA
56
Hind. : ROE
57
Incentives. : STIMULI
59
Entrust. : CONSIGN
61
Abhorrent: Var. : HATABLE
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Meandered. : TWISTED
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Sea nymph: Lat. : NEREIS
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England's Lloyd. : SELWYN
Down
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Friend of 1 Across. : HORATIO
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Needle-shaped. : ACERATE
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Name for a Scottie. : MAC
4
W. W. II craft. : LSTS
5
Jackets. : ETONS
6
One of the Gilbert Islands. : TARAWA
7
Piece of jewelry. : CUFFLINK
8
Part of a Dickens title. : ATALE
9
African river. : NILE
10
Completely. : ALL
11
Spadework. : DIGGING
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Semiprecious stone. : AZURITE
13
Semitic. : JEWISH
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Houses on heights. : EYRIES
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Celebrity. : FAME
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Result of a 35-hour week. : LEISURE
25
Newspaper reference libraries. : MORGUES
27
Sound of disgust. : SNORT
29
Landed estate. : MANOR
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One-horse shay. : GIG
33
Piece of property. : LOT
35
Crimes. : FELONIES
37
Court game. : SQUASH
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Pilgrim Father. : PURITAN
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Brown coal. : LIGNITE
40
Calorie chart. : DIET
42
Writer's asset. : CLARITY
43
Fluorine, for example. : HALOGEN
44
Put forth. : EXTEND
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Leaves on flower stalks. : BRACTS
50
___ Curci. : GALLI
51
Vermont ski town. : STOWE
54
Geometrical figure. : CUBE
55
Dye. : ANIL
58
Spoil. : MAR
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Compass point. : SSW

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 7 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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