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New York Times, Tuesday, June 24, 1980

Author:
Evelyn Benshoof
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { F J K Q U X }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.51)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Evelyn Benshoof has 71 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,186
Across
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Arab headdress : AGAL
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Redford or Newman : ACTOR
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Elan : DASH
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Tough guy : BOZO
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Move smoothly : GLIDE
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Earthen pot : OLLA
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Selves : EGOS
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Begin again : RENEW
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Athletic field : OVAL
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Double chair : LOVESEAT
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Related on the father's side : AGNATE
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Accessible : OPEN
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Locust, e.g. : TREE
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Views : SCENES
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Dodge : SIDESTEP
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Sloshed along : WADED
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Plum : GAGE
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Charter : HIRE
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Tropical cuckoos : ANIS
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Dwelt : LIVED
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Sicilian landmark : ETNA
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Actress Lillian : ROTH
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Past : OVER
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Not as distinct : PALER
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Had it coming : DESERVED
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Unorthodox doctrine : HERESY
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It is so : AMEN
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Vehicle for a drayman : CART
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Pen : CORRAL
50
Tennis rout : LOVEGAME
54
Fail to do : OMIT
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___ des Beaux-Arts, Paris : ECOLE
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News item : OBIT
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Bombast : RANT
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Where R.L.S. is buried : SAMOA
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Waiter, in Berlin : OBER
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Therefore : ERGO
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Used up : SPENT
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Borge, for one : DANE
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Former union leader : ABEL
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___ dancer : GOGO
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U.S.S.R. sea : AZOV
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Fall in love with : LOSEONESHEARTTO
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Concurs : AGREES
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Kind of sweep : CLEAN
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Dye : TINT
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Keats product : ODE
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"Wherefore have ye ___ evil for good?": Gen. 44:4 : REWARDED
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Delight : DOONESHEARTGOOD
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Thomas ___ Edison : ALVA
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Lath : SLAT
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Sound : HALE
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Accelerated : SPED
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Haw's opposite : GEE
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Inspiration for Blake : TIGER
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Turf : SWARD
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Kayak : CANOE
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Emulates Charles Dudley Warner : EDITS
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Set apart : SAVED
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Appellation : TITLE
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Fish-eating birds : ERNES
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Arctic explorer : PEARY
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Conferred : GIVEN
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Devoid of affection : LOVELESS
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French parent : PERE
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British mil. school : RMA
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Attack : HAVEAT
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Panamanian port : COLON
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Essential part : CORE
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Sharif : OMAR
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Encircle : RING
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Capital of Togo : LOME
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Eban : ABBA
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Look : MIEN
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Raison d'___ : ETRE
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Mortarboard : CAP

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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