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New York Times, Thursday, June 12, 1958

Author:
Cora Goodman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 5.47, Missing: { B Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 261 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 14, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
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© 1958, The New York TimesNo. 3,271
Across
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Named before. : SAID
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Fragrant volatile oil. : ATTAR
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Cheated. : ROOKED
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Inspector of weights and measures. : SEALER
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Famous Italian castle. : FARNESE
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Crusader's foe. : SARACEN
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Stake. : ANTE
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Candles. : TAPERS
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Longshoremen's group. : ILA
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Here: Fr. : ICI
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European rodents. : LEROTS
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Town of Judah. : ETAM
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The things here. : THESE
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Provoke. : INSTIGATE
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Persons held as pledges. : HOSTAGES
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Points of view. : ANGLES
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The birds, in zoology. : AVES
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Picnic Area Ahead, for one. : SIGN
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Essays. : THEMES
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Solaria. : SUNROOMS
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Butcher's item. : RUMPSTEAK
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White heron. : EGRET
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Little demons. : IMPS
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Doffs, as a mark of respect. : UNHATS
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British order: Abbr. : DSO
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Mon ___ Pierrot. : AMI
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Toscanini. : ARTURO
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Ring champion Willard. : JESS
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Ridiculer. : DERIDER
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Dispositions. : NATURES
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Titular hero of Longfellow poem. : REVERE
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"King Lear" character. : OSWALD
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Correct judgment. : SENSE
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Stylish: Slang. : TONY
Down
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Sallies of troops. : SORTIES
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Excellent: Colloq. : AONE
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Dwight. : IKE
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Villa ___, near Tivoli. : DESTE
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Resources. : ASSETS
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Visible sign of grief. : TEARSTAIN
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Salts. : TARS
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___ julienne (cut into thin strips). : ALA
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Program of music. : RECITAL
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Southwestern grazing farm. : RANCHO
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Loved ones: Colloq. : DEARIES
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Pertain (to). : RELATE
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One of "these three," in Corinthians. : FAITH
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Titles. : NAMES
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Lily of France. : PONS
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"___ of Grass." : LEAVES
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Festive beverage. : EGGNOG
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Price-going-up item. : STAMPS
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French painter. : INGRES
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Pantomimists. : GESTURERS
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First president of Indonesia. : SUKARNO
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Chord. : TRIAD
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Energetic one: Slang. : HUMMER
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Great states. : EMPIRES
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Spiritual body, in ancient Egypt. : SAHU
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Law-abiding. : ORDERLY
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Muddled. : MESSED
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Term in geology. : STOSS
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Part of a meal. : ENTREE
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Milk ___. : TOAST
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Free port of Arabia. : ADEN
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Don ___. : JUAN
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Common verbal contraction. : IVE
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Number. : TWO

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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