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New York Times, Thursday, June 5, 1980

Author:
C. J. Angio
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 258 (avg 1.37)
Open Squares: 74, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 8, XRef: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
C. J. Angio has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1980, The New York TimesNo. 11,167
Across
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Bounders : CADS
5
Word for 16 Across : STAR
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Mosque of ___, Jerusalem : OMAR
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Leave out : OMIT
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Baritone Gobbi : TITO
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Emulate Bryan : ORATE
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Great Italian tenor of today : PAVAROTTI
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Papal vestment : FANON
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R. Strauss opera: 1933 : ARABELLA
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R. Strauss opera: 1905 : SALOME
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Musical notes : LAS
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"Thus did the hen reward ___" : BEECHER
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Concert prop for 16 Across : HANDKERCHIEF
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Power or control, to a tenor : ASSET
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Bearish period : SAG
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Guthrie : ARLO
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Least pinguid : LEANEST
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Iguana, for one : REPTILE
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Rip or rip along : TEAR
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Dancer LeRoy : HAL
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As ___ the hills : OLDAS
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Great Italian tenor of yesterday : ENRICOCARUSO
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Potential winner at Belmont : ENTRANT
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"Open sesame" lad : ALI
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Solve a cryptogram : DECODE
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Moderately slow musical pieces : ANDANTES
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It rises from a rose : AROMA
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Vehicle for 16 or 43 Across : RIGOLETTO
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More sapient : WISER
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Arrow poison : INEE
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Satirical comedian : SAHL
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Wagner's refusal : NEIN
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Things with springs : BEDS
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Weight allowance : TRET
Down
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Resin used in lacquers : COPAL
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Soprano Lucine : AMARA
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Sutherland and Scotti : DIVAS
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Pierce : STAB
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Pilfered : STOLEN
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Noble : TITLED
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Denounces : ATTACKS
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Dauphin's père : ROI
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___ hygienist : ORAL
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"Look ___ hands!" : MANO
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Molecular part : ATOM
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Tenor Kollo : RENE
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Joan ___ : OFARC
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Discount : REBATE
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Conductor Koussevitzky : SERGE
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Attend a concert : HEAR
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Painter Matisse : HENRI
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"They'll Do It Every Time" cartoonist : HATLO
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Gladiolus, e.g. : IRID
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Fitzgerald : ELLA
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Macbeth and Macduff, e.g. : FOES
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"Der ___" (Adenauer) : ALTE
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Homophone for scene : SEEN
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European coal basin : SAAR
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Gleamed : SHONE
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The core of rapport : TACT
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Kind of card : POSTAL
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A Day in the life of Durocher : LARAINE
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Pencil wood : CEDAR
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Traveled over : RANGED
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Disassembles : UNDOES
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Perfume base : ATTAR
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Oblivion : LETHE
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Tennyson's Irish heroine : ISOLT
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When Cavaradossi is shot : DAWN
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City SW of Buffalo : ERIE
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Mozart's "___ fan tutte" : COSI
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Portent : OMEN
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Place robbed by a squirrel : NEST
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Eve's genesis : RIB

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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