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Judith Perry
Judith Perry

New York Times, Friday, June 19, 1987

Author:
Judith Perry
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.51, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 289 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 87, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Judith Perry has 22 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1987, The New York TimesNo. 13,737
Across
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Use a shuttle : TAT
4
Classify : LABEL
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Ohio town near Steubenville : ADENA
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Part of a shandy : ALE
15
Old World lizard : AGAMA
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He wrote "Rosemary's Baby" : LEVIN
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Unyielding : HARDNOSED
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Bird call : TWEET
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Handyman, at times : REPAIRER
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Rock star : PRINCE
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Vocally devious : MEALYMOUTHED
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Excludes : DEBARS
27
Large Japanese dog : AKITA
28
Affectations : AIRS
29
Kind of resistance : SALES
31
Browning's "___ Bratts" : NED
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With deep grief : BROKENHEARTEDLY
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Wield the needle : SEW
39
Devoutness : PIETY
40
L'Amour's "The Haunted ___" : MESA
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"Funny Girl" subject : BRICE
43
Marauded : RAIDED
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Spectacular : BREATHTAKING
49
Detest : LOATHE
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Witty exchange : REPARTEE
54
Loosen : UNTIE
55
Jealous : GREENEYED
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Pointer's best point : SCENT
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Sauce for pasta : SALSA
58
Heir homophone : ERE
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Sharpens : HONES
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D.A. helpers : ASSTS
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Absalom, to David : SON
Down
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Wild goat : TAHR
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Wings for Amor : ALAE
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U. of Md. player : TERP
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" . . . Chattahoochee" poet : LANIER
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Gathering places : AGORAS
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City on the Rhine : BASEL
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Polishing substance : EMERY
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Terhune canine : LAD
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Selfless individual : ALTRUIST
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Slain Dutch statesman: 1672 : DEWITT
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Equitable : EVENHANDED
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Dorothy, to Em : NIECE
13
Fed the kitty : ANTED
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Deep pink : DAMASK
21
Fireplace adjunct : POKER
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Asian archipelago : MALAY
24
Small amounts : DABS
25
Where Hyde presided : EIRE
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Intimidated : BROWBEATEN
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Ghostly get-up : SHEET
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At the age of: Lat. abbr. : AET
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Other : ELSE
33
Pair : DYAD
35
Descriptive titles : EPITHETS
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Recessed area : NICHE
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Refugee : EMIGRE
42
Nubby fabric : RATINE
43
Most mature : RIPEST
44
Pineapples : ANANAS
45
Redden : BLUSH
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Atlantic food fish : RONCO
47
Tapestry : ARRAS
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Ships, via synecdoche : KEELS
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Nautical ropes : TYES
52
Architect Saarinen : EERO
53
A Cotton Belt grape : EDEN
55
J. Low org. : GSA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 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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