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New York Times, Thursday, June 18, 1992

Author:
C. McInerney
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 306 (avg 1.64)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 16, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
C. McInerney has 11 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,563
Across
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Actress in "Viva Zapata" : MARGO
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Sheridan's "___ to Scarborough" : ATRIP
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Jackson's good album : BAD
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Attic market : AGORA
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Shearer of "The Red Shoes" : MOIRA
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Trappist cheese : OKA
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Quidnunc : RUMORMONGER
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Actress whose anni match her nomen in '92 : LIV
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Iago's foil : CASSIO
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Allen's was Adverse : ANTHONY
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Quidnunc : SNOOP
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Cyclops' singleton : EYE
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Vulgar "behold" : ECCE
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Course for a sciolist : SNAP
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Tail-wagging cosmonaut : LAIKA
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Panjim is here : GOA
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Niger tributary : BENUE
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Jeremy of films : IRONS
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___, Bravo, Charlie : ALPHA
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Wharton's "The ___ Maid" : OLD
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Pram pushers : NANAS
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Architectural order : DORIC
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Thin : SPARE
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"___ Got You Under My Skin" : IVE
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Boojum's kin : SNARK
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Ascent, in Asti : ERTA
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West and Murray : MAES
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Fore and ___ : AFT
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Quidnunc : YENTA
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Man, to Pascal : CHIMERA
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___ Thule : ULTIMA
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Thing to raise? : HOB
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Quidnunc : NOSEYPARKER
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Pongo : APE
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Critic Barnes : CLIVE
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Ride a sled : COAST
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Chicken ___ : POX
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"___ Dream": "Lohengrin" : ELSAS
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"Life ___ Mississippi" : ONTHE
Down
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Chagall's brandy? : MARC
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Giant toad : AGUA
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Gitanas' mates : ROMS
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___ Pointe, Mich. : GROSSE
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"He has an ___ every man's boat": Cervantes : OARIN
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Master, in Madrid : AMO
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Two-___ Tony Galento : TON
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Latvian capital : RIGA
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Actress Rich : IRENE
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Quidnunc's hearing aid? : PARTYLINE
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Knife for Aquino : BOLO
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Related : AKIN
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Bathybic Jones : DAVY
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___ Jaw, Sask. : MOOSE
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"Do I ___ Waltz?" : HEARA
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"With spectacles ___ . . . ": Shak. : ONNOSE
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Quidnunc : PAULPRY
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Mild oaths : EGADS
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Panamanian punctuation? : COLON
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"Lost Horizon" director : CAPRA
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Footed : PEDATE
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Ancient Greek region : IONIA
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Jack : KNAVE
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Burros : ASSES
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Quidnunc's conference center? : BACKFENCE
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Ohio college : HIRAM
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Hemmed hastily : RANUP
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Women's prison attendant : MATRON
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King in "Peer Gynt" : TROLL
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Old Mexican coin : TLACO
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Fellow : CHAP
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___-my-thumb : HOPO
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Wild goat : IBEX
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Without changes : ASIS
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Tie-dye yarns : IKAT
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Hose, if holey : MESH
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Craft, in Cádiz : ARTE
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One of Jolie's daughters : EVA
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No antipode : YES

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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