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New York Times, Saturday, June 24, 1967

Author:
Joseph LaFauci
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.49, Missing: { J Q U X Z }, Scrabble score: 269 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 84, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Joseph LaFauci has 69 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,524
Across
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Sequestered. : PRIVATE
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"Get lost!" London style. : HOPIT
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Voters' choice. : PRESIDENT
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Circumvent. : EVADE
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Uncommunicative state. : RETICENCE
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Device using high-energy atoms. : LASER
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Certain collegians. : ELIS
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___ Stanford. : LELAND
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Roofing. : TAR
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___ Carlos. : SAN
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Depart hurriedly, Spanish style. : VAMOSE
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Flooring. : TILE
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Pundit. : SWAMI
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Donkey: Ger. : ESEL
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Fail to include. : OMIT
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Humorous word for "think." : OPINE
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Accentuate. : STRESS
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Exhortation to a sinner. : REPENT
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Ranger's responsibility. : FOREST
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River into Bristol Channel. : SEVERN
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Nongregarious chap. : LONER
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Mosque of ___. : OMAR
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Moslem prince. : AMIR
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Describing urban air. : SOOTY
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Belgian City. : MONS
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Clan emblems. : TOTEMS
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Python. : BOA
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Part of a street sign. : AVE
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Colorless gas. : KETENE
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Word with down or up. : SLOW
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Thread variety. : LISLE
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Uproot. : ERADICATE
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Of a Quechuan people. : INCAN
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Compressed into thin plates. : LAMINATED
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Means. : AGENT
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Hellespont swimmer. : LEANDER
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Designating a certain college course. : PRELAW
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Eye part. : RETINA
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Very old Egyptian. : ISIS
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Nickname in baseball. : VIC
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Daughter of William the Conqueror. : ADELA
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Type of dwelling. : TENEMENT
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Surround. : ENCLOSE
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Maintained. : HELD
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Eggs: Lat. : OVA
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Puzzles ans others. : PASTIMES
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Dreamer. : IDEALIST
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Rein rings. : TERRETS
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Journalism. : PRESS
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Coquette. : TEASE
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One of the Rockefellers. : NELSON
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Treacherous person. : VIPER
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Corrida luminary. : TORERO
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Listless ones. : MOPERS
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Native. : INNATE
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Lock. : TRESS
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Shifting (to). : REMOVING
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Dissipate like vapor. : EVANESCE
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Appellation. : FORENAME
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African state, about the size of Texas. : SOMALIA
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Word-for-word. : LITERAL
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Traveler's choice. : MOTEL
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Monastery dweller. : OBLATE
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Horn. : TOOTER
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Swerved, nautically speaking. : YAWED
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Means. : MEDIA
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English county. : KENT
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Carangid fish. : SCAD
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Swedish county. : LAN
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Tabard, for one. : INN

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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