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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Saturday, June 4, 1966

59-Across : Soda and potash.

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { F Q W Z }, Scrabble score: 360 (avg 1.88)
Open Squares: 89, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Arthur Schulman has 80 known pre-Shortz puzzles, and 1 Shortz Era crossword in our database.
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,139
Across
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Declaimed. : MOUTHED
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Polar sights. : ICECAPS
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Not in person. : BYPROXY
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Part of the ear. : COCHLEA
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Loser. : ALSORAN
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Son of Canute II. : HAROLDI
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Mexican plant. : JALAP
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French pronoun. : LUI
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Brunt. : IMPACT
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Los Angeles footballer. : RAM
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Indian prince. : RAJA
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Home of down-Easters. : MAINE
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Cotton drilling. : DENIM
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Harbor sight. : TUG
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Scores, in cribbage. : PEGS
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Stale, flat, and unprofitable. : JEJUNE
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Mandrill. : APE
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N.Y. time. : EST
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Lozenges. : JUJUBES
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Sesame. : TIL
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Start of 28 Down. : ATA
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River into Bering Sea. : ANADIR
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Location. : SITE
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___ de coeur. : CRI
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Leeward island. : NEVIS
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Richmond's river. : JAMES
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Swimming ___. : HOLE
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Pittsburgh player, for short. : BUC
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Pickled flower buds. : CAPERS
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Container. : JAR
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"Gilgamesh," "Beowulf," etc. : EPICS
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Of a clan symbol. : TOTEMIC
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Soda and potash. : ALKALIS
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Pear-shaped fruit. : AVOCADO
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Cascade. : NIAGARA
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Church vestibule. : NARTHEX
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Revolutionary patriot. : SALOMON
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Business degree. : MBA
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Surname of Popeye's Olive. : OYL
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Raises: Colloq. : UPS
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Hector and others. : TROJANS
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One of the Manns. : HORACE
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Glorify. : EXALT
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Power: Prefix. : DYNA
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German pronoun. : ICH
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Worker in Appalachia. : COALMINER
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Unbleached muslin. : ECRU
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Singing group. : CHOIR
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Everyone. : ALL
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Foot: Suffix. : PED
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Capuchin monkey. : SAI
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Bigotry. : PREJUDICE
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Accuse. : IMPEACH
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Toscanini. : MAESTRO
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Queue. : PIGTAIL
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God with head of 46 Down. : ANUBIS
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One ___. : ATATIME
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Planet. : JUPITER
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Immortal. : AGELESS
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Illusion of familiarity: Fr. : DEJAVU
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French possessive. : MES
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Summer phenomenon. : JUNEBRIDE
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Calendar abbreviation. : JAN
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Cheese flavored with melilot. : SAPSAGO
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Wild dog. : JACKAL
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Expel. : EJECT
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Eyelashes. : CILIA
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Oriental nurse. : AMAH
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Criticizes: Colloq. : PANS
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Tawny. : TAN
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Eggs: Lat. : OVA
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Crag. : TOR
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Loser to Harding. : COX
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Getaway: Slang. : LAM
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Refugee org. : IRO
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Saint: Sp. : SAN

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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