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Nancy Nicholson Joline
Nancy Nicholson Joline

New York Times, Wednesday, June 25, 1986

Author:
Nancy Joline
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.74, Missing: { W X }, Scrabble score: 297 (avg 1.61)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 9, XRef: 1, Spans: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Nancy Nicholson Joline has 61 pre-Shortz puzzles and 48 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1986, The New York TimesNo. 13,378

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Across
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" . . . with a runcible spoon": Lear : ATE
4
Moslem prayer leader : IMAM
8
Roamed : RANGED
14
Cumberland ___, Tenn. : GAP
15
"A Doll's House" inhabitant : NORA
16
Annual : YEARLY
17
Friend, to Pierre : AMI
18
Clothing : TOGS
19
Durant and Sharon : ARIELS
20
Kind of carriage : VICTORIA
22
Female gametes : OVA
23
Lanchester or Maxwell : ELSA
24
Henry VIII's second daughter : ELIZABETHI
29
Newman role : HUD
31
"___ to the West Wind": Shelley : ODE
32
Prefix with mission or press : COM
33
Aegean island : SAMOS
36
It's bustin' out all over : JUNE
38
Opposite of non : OUI
39
Boleyn, Seymour et al. : QUEENSOFENGLAND
43
Subject of a Keats poem : URN
44
Trampled : TROD
45
Surpass : OUTDO
46
Suffix with baron or tutor : IAL
47
___ de vie : EAU
48
Film holder : CAN
49
"South Pacific" role : BLOODYMARY
53
Kind of palm : DATE
57
Between chi and omega : PSI
58
Statue on the Thames Embankment : BOADICEA
60
This may be adverbial : CLAUSE
63
Predecessor of bus or present : OMNI
64
Seaman : TAR
65
Homily : SERMON
66
Unprofitable : VAIN
67
One-time comic Olsen : OLE
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Yours for the ___ : ASKING
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Suffix with defer : ENCE
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Carmine : RED
Down
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Sisal plant : AGAVE
2
A language of Sri Lanka : TAMIL
3
De Mille productions : EPICS
4
"___ the jaws of death . . . ": Tennyson : INTO
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Anchored : MOORED
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Potter's clay : ARGIL
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An African people : MASAI
8
Scandinavian rug : RYA
9
Oxygen-requiring microorganism : AEROBE
10
Ingenuous : NAIVE
11
Outer garment : GREATCOAT
12
Annex : ELL
13
Prefix with function : DYS
21
Sierra Nevada lake : TAHOE
25
Partitioned : ZONED
26
Indian Ocean gulf : ADEN
27
Basset, e.g. : HOUND
28
Of an organic compound : IMIDO
30
Armed services abbr. : USN
33
Short news item : SQUIB
34
Of the ear : AURAL
35
Where 47 Down worked : MENLOPARK
36
Large drinking vessel : JORUM
37
Flying saucer : UFO
40
Dog owner's command : STAY
41
Indian region : GOA
42
Dimanche follower : LUNDI
47
Famed inventor : EDISON
48
Bluish, as a flower : CYANIC
50
Japan's ___ Islands : OSUMI
51
Over : ABOVE
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Casca was one : ROMAN
54
Player : ACTOR
55
Naturalist Edwin Way ___ : TEALE
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Like some seals : EARED
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Wine and ___ : DINE
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R. E. Lee's group : CSA
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"___ Misérables" : LES
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RR man : ENG

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

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