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New York Times, Tuesday, June 30, 1987

Author:
Mary S. Snyder
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { J Q V X Y }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Mary S. Snyder has 21 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1987, The New York TimesNo. 13,748
Across
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Part of an M.O. : MODUS
6
Sear : CHAR
10
Coin of Colombia : PESO
14
Mistreat : ABUSE
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Gigantic : HUGE
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Bakery worker : ICER
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Casino game : POKER
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Like some vaccines : ORAL
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City in Rumania : ARAD
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"___ here!" : SEE
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The Scooter : PHILRIZZUTO
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Cut wool : SHEAR
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Utters in Br'er Fox jargon : SEZ
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Canopy : AWNING
29
Tried again : REHEARD
33
Place for a watch : WRIST
34
Salad ingredients, for short : CUKES
35
N.A.A.C.P., e.g. : ORG
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Eye parts : LIDS
38
What fielders shag : FLIES
39
A Met star in 1969 : AGEE
40
___ Anne de Beaupré : STE
41
Pituitary, e.g. : GLAND
42
Baseballer's shoe part : CLEAT
43
Soon, to Spenser : ERELONG
45
What Bernhardt trod : BOARDS
46
Morning lawn sight : DEW
47
Feast of Lots : PURIM
48
An artful Dodger: 1940-58 : PEEWEEREESE
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Athos, to Porthos : AMI
56
He played Pierce : ALDA
57
Author Jaffe : RONA
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Flagged : TIRED
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Lecher's look : LEER
61
Jannings of filmdom : EMIL
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Banal : TRITE
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Give temporarily : LEND
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Some June heroes : DADS
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Dolts : ASSES
Down
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Charts : MAPS
2
Orchestral member : OBOE
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A teammate of 48 Across : DUKESNIDER
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Employ : USE
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Eve's tempter : SERPENT
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Loft group : CHOIR
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Fling : HURL
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Gelling agent : AGAR
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Chow chow, etc. : RELISHES
10
Public square, in Torino : PIAZZA
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Neutral color : ECRU
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Stock-exchange position : SEAT
13
Church calendar : ORDO
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Crone : HAG
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Snorer's letters : ZEES
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Villain's greeting : HISS
27
Hole-making tools : AWLS
28
Pen : WRITE
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Repentant : RUING
30
Supplemented, with "out" : EKED
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Mantle teammate : ROGERMARIS
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Terror : DREAD
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Auel's "The ___ of the Cave Bear" : CLAN
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Understands : GETS
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Blossomed : FLOWERED
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Jai ___ : ALAI
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Kind of club that might give hits : GLEE
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Mrs. King : CORETTA
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Famous Confessor : EDWARD
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Steinbeck's erratic vehicle : BUS
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Rings out : PEALS
48
Grow dull : PALL
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Robert ___ : ELEE
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Actress Barbara : EDEN
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Capital of Italia : ROMA
52
Writer Bagnold : ENID
54
Measure out : METE
55
Bad day for Caesar : IDES
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D.C. agcy. : IRS

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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