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New York Times, Monday, June 20, 1977

Author:
Young
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { B F Q Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.50)
Open Squares: 77, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 8
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,173

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Across
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Rural place : DALE
5
Region of France : ANJOU
10
One more time : ANEW
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And wife: Lat. abbr. : ETUX
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Night sights : NEONS
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Lead or heavy : ROLE
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Fellow countryman : COMPATRIOT
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Herbert Hoover, e.g. : ROSE
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Take advantage of : IMPOSEON
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Did Tuesday's job : IRONED
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Genus of shrubs : RHUS
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Welcome sight at Stowe : SNOW
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Part of a shoe : INSTEP
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Sign at a crossing : STOP
29
Speaker O'Neill : TIP
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Morning, in Paris : MATIN
33
Longshoreman : STEVEDORE
35
Home of a "Sweet Swan" : AVON
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Fakes : SHAMS
37
Augments (with "out") : EKES
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Racketeers : GANGSTERS
40
Exhausted : SPENT
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English cathedral city : ELY
42
Safari : TREK
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Benzenes : PHENES
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Elegist or odist : POET
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Feathered fisheater : LOON
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Repudiate : DISOWN
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Airborne descent : PARADROP
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Into which went Gretel's witch : OVEN
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Group on the rii of Venezia : GONDOLIERI
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Observe : NOTE
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Brings to bay : TREES
58
"Our ___," Gershwin musical : NELL
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Geologists record five of these : ERAS
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What a playwright counts : HOUSE
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Happiness : GLEE
Down
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Tenth part: Prefix : DECI
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Physicist's topic : ATOM
3
Sugar cube : LUMP
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Shipping abroad : EXPORTING
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Put in a stake : ANTEUP
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Peter and Wolfe : NEROS
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Army recruiter's verb : JOIN
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"Sail ___ Union . . . " : ONO
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Actor Peter and family : USTINOVS
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Weapon in "Deliverance" : ARROW
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Eight bells : NOON
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In addition : ELSE
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Devil's paintbrush, for one : WEED
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Pale : ASHEN
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Product from sisal : ROPE
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Parts of corncobs : STEMS
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P.R. man's creation : IMAGE
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Word in U.S.N.R. : NAVAL
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Hardhearted : STONY
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Bleak : STARK
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Outward sign : TOKEN
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Role for Debbie Reynolds : IRENE
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Nuisances : PESTS
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Scandal ___ : SHEET
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Contingent upon : DEPENDING
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Fortitude : STRENGTH
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Put away : STOW
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Marine hazard : SHOAL
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Full of holes : POROSE
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Dixie dishes : PONES
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Packs or dips : LADES
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Finished : DONE
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Composer Novello : IVOR
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___ precedent : SETA
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Parisian motorist's tire : PNEU
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Bobbin : REEL
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Heraldic border : ORLE
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Nap : PILE
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Sierra gold : ORO

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

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