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New York Times, Tuesday, July 14, 1959

18-Across : Untaught.

Author:
Samuel K. Fliegner
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 5.08, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 9, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 3
Samuel K. Fliegner has 36 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1959, The New York TimesNo. 3,651
Across
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Stick together. : COHERE
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Epoch. : ERA
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Lot. : FATE
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Where Bari and Brindisi are. : APULIA
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8th U. S. President. : VANBUREN
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Austrian physician, developer of hypnotism. : MESMER
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Untaught. : IGNORANT
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Navy man: Abbr. : ENS
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Thrusts. : LUNGES
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___ Harbor. : BAR
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Full of: Suffix. : OSE
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Palings. : FENCES
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Plant tendril. : BINE
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Le Havre's river. : SEINE
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Neither large nor small: Abbr. : MED
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Invigorate. : BRACE
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Ibsen character. : ANITRA
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Full of vim: Slang. : BEANY
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Emblem of Britain. : LION
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Tartan wearers. : CLAN
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Type of writer. : GHOST
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Shepherd. : HERDER
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Angry. : WROTH
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Food at a luau. : POI
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Having a cupola. : DOMED
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Knocks. : RAPS
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Cotton cloth used for shirts. : MADRAS
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"___ Were King." : IFI
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Printery need. : INK
50
Flower buds used as flavoring. : CAPERS
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Tributary: Abbr. : RIV
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Buildings. : EDIFICES
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Southern school. : TULANE
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American League team. : SENATORS
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___ dicta. (incidental remarks). : OBITER
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Heroine of 1891. : TESS
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Youth group: Abbr. : NYA
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Pibroch players. : PIPERS
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Gems. : CAMEOS
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Blue water. : OPENSEA
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Middle East notable. : HUSSEIN
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Street name in New England. : ELM
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___ grass. : RIE
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Actor Hyman. : EARLE
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Show. : EVINCE
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___ robin, relative of the pink. : RAGGED
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Queen ___ lace. : ANNES
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Alaskan garb. : FUR
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Swift, graceful horse. : ARABIAN
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Rental period. : TENANCY
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Menu feature. : ENTREE
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Genus of cattle. : BOS
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Weaken. : UNMAN
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Talisman. : FETISH
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Actor-producer. : BRANDO
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Egyptians. : NILOTS
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American historians. : BEARDS
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Twaddle: Slang. : ROT
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Wheat: Fr. : BLE
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Sound made by a grasshopper. : CHIRR
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Man of high rank. : GRANDEE
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Actress Miriam. : HOPKINS
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State ruled by Arabian prince. : EMIRATE
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Worker with sugar, oil, etc. : REFINER
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Most twisted. : WRIEST
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Like onionskin. : PAPERY
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Black Sea port. : ODESSA
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Sundry. : DIVERS
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City in Georgia. : MACON
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Put ___ to. : ASTOP
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Op. ___. : CIT
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Justice: Lat. : FAS
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Where: Lat. : UBI
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___ service (insincere expression of loyalty). : LIP

Answer summary: 3 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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