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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Saturday, June 20, 1970

Author:
Louise Earnest
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 285 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0
Louise Earnest has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1970, The New York TimesNo. 7,616
Across
1. Art style : DADA
5. Swamp vegetation : SEDGE
10. Mad : DAFT
14. Source: Abbr. : ORIG
15. Weather word : CLEAR
16. Literary signature : ELIA
17. Stopgaps : MAKESHIFTS
19. Fender parts : FINS
20. Rome, in W. W. II : OPENCITY
21. Protozoa : AMEBAS
23. Alms : DOLE
24. Barren : STERILE
25. Gem : PEARL
27. Barbershop item : RAZOR
28. I.R.S. concern : TAX
29. Composer of "The Rosary" : NEVIN
31. ___ rabbit : WELSH
35. The Red : ERIC
37. Word on the transmitter : ROGER
39. Noble : DUKE
40. South African province : NATAL
42. Spares : TIRES
44. Diminutive suffix : KIN
45. Went on a rampage : RAGED
47. "___ of Hoffmann" : TALES
49. Car part : STARTER
52. Sea off Borneo : SULU
53. Stickler for correctness : PURIST
54. String-band member : STRUMMER
58. Pot : OLLA
59. Out of the middle drawer : SECONDBEST
61. Cassini : OLEG
62. Kneel before : ADORE
63. Celt : ERSE
64. ___ majesty : LESE
65. Helped a disabled car : TOWED
66. Autos of yesteryear : REOS
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1. Major-___ : DOMO
2. Not give ___ : ARAP
3. Netherlands sight : DIKE
4. Club secretary's concern : AGENDA
5. German poet : SCHILLER
6. Choice : ELITE
7. Show fight : DEFY
8. Gangster's weapon : GAT
9. Substitute : ERSATZ
10. Put off : DEFERRED
11. Courtroom story : ALIBI
12. Exam : FINAL
13. French cup : TASSE
18. Despise : SCORN
22. Alley sound : MEOW
24. More rational : SANER
25. Rubber : PARA
26. Stage direction : EXIT
27. Unyielding : RIGID
28. Number : TEN
30. Responsible citizen : VOTER
32. Bible book : LUKE
33. Sports equipment : SKIS
34. Leghorn : HEN
36. Posture : CARRIAGE
38. Restored : RETURNED
41. Map abbreviations : LATS
43. Spanish greeting : SALUD
46. Reaches : GETSAT
48. Boards : LUMBER
49. Reel : SPOOL
50. Veiling : TULLE
51. French city : ARLES
52. Hoard : STORE
54. Harbor craft : SCOW
55. Bare : MERE
56. He, in Italy : ESSO
57. Highways: Abbr. : RTES
60. Tokyo, formerly : EDO

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