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Louise Earnest
Louise Earnest

New York Times, Friday, June 30, 1961

Author:
Louise Earnest
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J Q W X }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Louise Earnest has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1961, The New York TimesNo. 4,368
Across
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___ voce. : VIVA
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Rural residence. : VILLA
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President's aide: Colloq. : VEEP
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Equal: Fr. : EGAL
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Covered with vines. : IVIED
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Assert. : AVER
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Endured successfully (with "out"). : RODE
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Electrical unit. : VOLTAMPERE
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Prayer book. : BREVIARY
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New Zealand natives. : MAORIS
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Diminutive of a girl's name. : MILLY
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Father of Odysseus. : LAERTES
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Made level. : EVENED
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Thus: Fr. : AINSI
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Old ___. : VIC
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Strip. : DIVEST
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Pueblo dweller in New Mexico. : ZUNI
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Musical exercise. : ETUDE
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Baseball great. : OTT
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Legislative body: Fr. : SENAT
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Santha ___ Rau, Indian writer. : RAMA
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Chief Justice of the U. S., 1946–53. : VINSON
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Time of day: Poet. : EVE
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Behold: Fr. : VOILA
45
More extensive. : VASTER
47
Sheer fabric. : BATISTE
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Biblical coin, 1/20 of a shekel. : GERAH
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Dweller. : ABIDER
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Describing a runcible spoon. : FORKLIKE
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Sorts and labels. : CLASSIFIES
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Shaped like a pocket. : UCUT
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Mackerellike fish. : CERO
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Hold forth on the rostrum. : ORATE
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Dessert. : TART
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Asiatic kingdom. : IRAN
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Machine shop item. : LATHE
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Robert ___. : ELEE
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Part of speech. : VERB
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Composer Stravinsky. : IGOR
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Indispensable handbook. : VADEMECUM
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Newly hatched salmon. : ALEVIN
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Italian composer of concerti grossi. : VIVALDI
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Kind of tower. : IVORY
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Trumpet-shaped flower. : LILY
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Rent. : LET
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Stony. : ADAMANT
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Change into gaseous form. : VAPORIZE
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Turn outward. : EVERT
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Uncanny. : EERIE
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Fourth estate. : PRESS
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West and others. : MAES
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___ France. : ILEDE
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Inventories. : LISTS
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Repeatedly. : EVER
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"La Dolce ___." : VITA
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Sicilian landmark. : AETNA
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Sheer fabric. : VOILE
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Not according to professional standards. : UNETHICAL
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Part of a church. : NAVE
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Roman road. : ITER
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American sculptor. : DAVIDSON
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Imaginary animal in Lewis Carroll poem. : SNARK
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Sulfuric acid. : VITRIOL
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Supervise. : OVERSEE
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Suffixes meaning "full of." : OSES
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Gesture of welcome, honor, etc. : SALUTE
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Word element meaning "berry." : BACCI
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Better qualified. : ABLER
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Diadem. : TIARA
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"Pride ___ before destruction." : GOETH
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Decree. : FIAT
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Honshu city. : KURE
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Diminutive suffix. : ETTE
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Brother. : FRA

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 9 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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