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Jeffrey Wechsler
Jeffrey Wechsler

New York Times, Thursday, July 17, 1969

Author:
Jeffrey Wechsler
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 48, Avg Word Len: 4.92, Missing: { J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 250 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 55, Cheaters: 18, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Jeffrey Wechsler has 1 pre-Shortz puzzle and 18 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1969, The New York TimesNo. 7,278
Across
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Great Lakes fish. : CISCO
6
Sharpener. : STROP
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Have reliance in. : BANKON
12
Odious. : HEINOUS
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Like Smokey. : URSINE
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Chaotic place. : INFERNO
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Well-known tune. : TAPS
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Impede. : HINDER
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Manipulate. : RIG
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Early date. : CMI
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Ditty. : AIR
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Seine area. : ILE
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Toast. : HERESTOYOU
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Small barracuda. : SPET
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Jacob's wife. : LEAH
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French pronoun. : NOUS
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Calendar abbreviations. : WEDS
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Type of entertainment. : MELODRAMA
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Instigate. : URGE
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Olympian. : ARES
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Ma chère ___. : AMIE
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Famous seven. : SEAS
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Property. : BELONGINGS
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Unit of length. : ELL
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Word in a wedding notice. : NEE
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Army man: Abbr. : SGT
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Mold. : DIE
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Kind of bath. : SPONGE
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___ time. : ATNO
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Do a photographer's job. : ENLARGE
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Make a meal of. : DINEON
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Mythical beings. : FAIRIES
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Employ. : ENGAGE
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Change. : DIMES
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Acts. : DEEDS
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Sweet. : CARAMEL
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Encourage. : INSPIRE
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Sporting equipment. : SKIS
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Steer. : CON
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Near-miss game for a pitcher. : ONEHIT
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Leg part. : SHIN
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Mind. : TEND
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Abundant. : RIFE
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Expert. : ONER
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Spanish preposition. : POR
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Boy's nickname. : BUTCH
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Green. : UNRIPE
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Dirty. : SOILED
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Natural resource. : IRONORE
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Wins. : GETS
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Tennis name. : ASHE
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Former soprano. : EAMES
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Sing in a way. : YODEL
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What "they're playing." : OURSONG
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NATO member: Abbr. : USA
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Pundit. : SWAMI
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Guinea pigs' home. : LAB
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Conjuror, old style. : MAGE
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Kind of car. : USED
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Bas ___. : RELIEF
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Lead ore. : GALENA
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Alternatively. : INSTEAD
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Beverages. : EGGNOGS
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Essential. : NEEDED
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Pit. : STONE
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Garment. : SARI
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Precise. : PRIM
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Architectural curve. : OGEE
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Headland. : NESS
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Heavenly being: Fr. : ANGE
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Top. : LID
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Like: Suffix. : INE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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