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New York Times, Wednesday, June 20, 1962

19-Across : Wendy's last name.

Author:
Lois Hillis
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J X }, Scrabble score: 310 (avg 1.65)
Open Squares: 64, Cheaters: 10, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Lois Hillis has 19 known pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1962, The New York TimesNo. 4,723
Across
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Mark on a trail : BLAZE
6
Razor sharpener. : STROP
11
Type of perfection. : PARAGON
13
Vibrates. : QUAKES
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Nutriment. : ALIMENT
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Deprive of courage. : UNNERVE
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Literary monogram. : RLS
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Wendy's last name. : DARLING
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Oolong. : TEA
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___ and kin. : KITH
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Suspicious: Colloq. : LEERY
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Measures: Abbr. : GALS
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Port of ancient Greece. : AULIS
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___ and run. : EAT
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Completely. : QUITE
30
Friday dish. : SMELTS
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Answered. : RETURNED
34
Norse god. : LOKI
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Kill: Slang. : DOIN
37
Savagery. : FEROCITY
41
China. : PLATES
45
Woe is me! : ALACK
46
Perception of a sort. : ESP
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Little Nell's last name. : TRENT
49
Sewed fold in a garment. : TUCK
50
Profession of truth. : CREED
52
Carplike fish. : DACE
53
British statesman. : EDE
54
She wrote "The Age of Innocence." : WHARTON
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Bird sound. : CAW
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Student's liability. : DEMERIT
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Ordinary. : AVERAGE
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Come to a conclusion. : DECIDE
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Venerated. : REVERED
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Gratifies. : SATES
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Clad. : DREST
Down
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Take an aggressive attitude. : BRISTLE
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Book of the Bible: Abbr. : LAM
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Hoary. : AGED
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Pertaining to a belt. : ZONAL
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Access. : ENTREE
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Jetted. : SQUIRTED
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Mackerel-like fish. : TUNNY
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Pealed. : RANG
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Turkish weight. : OKE
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Have reference to. : PERTAIN
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Winter jackets. : PARKAS
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Onion or garlic. : ALLIUM
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Lissome. : SVELTE
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Loosened. : EASED
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19th cen. humorist. : LEAR
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Small elevation. : HILLOCK
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Spiny-finned sea fish. : GURNARD
27
Gillyflower. : STOCK
29
Sew in a certain fashion. : QUILT
31
Runner used in water sport. : SKI
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Highest. : TOP
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Utters many times. : ITERATES
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Destined. : FATED
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Got away from. : ELUDED
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Inflorescences. : RACEMES
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Nieuport's river. : YSER
42
Piece of furniture. : TEACART
43
Cover completely. : ENCAGE
44
Cooked. : STEWED
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Kind of firecracker. : PETARD
50
Upbraid. : CHIDE
51
Easternmost. : DOVER
54
Legal instrument. : WRIT
55
Granular snow. : NEVE
58
Post-war agency. : ECA
60
Dwelling: Abbr. : RES

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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