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William Lutwiniak
William Lutwiniak

New York Times, Wednesday, July 19, 1967

36-Down : Where games are played.

Author:
William Lutwiniak
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 68, Blocks: 45, Avg Word Len: 5.29, Missing: { J V Z }, Scrabble score: 301 (avg 1.67)
Open Squares: 46, Cheaters: 20, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,549
Across
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Baltimore and Boston: Abbr. : SPTS
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Choice object. : PLUM
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Wigwam dwellers. : SQUAWS
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Resident of Tulsa. : SOONER
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Little bit. : SOUPCON
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Set fire to. : KINDLED
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Fortas and others. : ABES
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Going up. : RISING
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Here: Fr. : ICI
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___ culpa. : MEA
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Take off. : DEPART
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Ghetto. : SLUM
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Tinhorn gambler. : PIKER
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Impromptu. : EXTEMPORE
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Draftsman's gear. : TSQUARE
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Dress details. : DARTS
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Men in blue. : UMPS
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Antelope of SE Africa. : SUNI
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Diving duck. : SCAUP
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Of the liver. : HEPATIC
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Item of decor. : WALLPAPER
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Ligurian port. : GENOA
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Obligation. : ONUS
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Cause continual resentment. : RANKLE
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On the ___ vive. : QUI
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Uniform's, for short. : ODS
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Cinnamon bark. : CASSIA
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Irrational number. : SURD
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Big shots. : FATCATS
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Featherbrains. : NITWITS
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Alliance. : LEAGUE
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Sweetens. : SUGARS
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Farm crops. : RYES
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Safekeeping: Abbr. : STGE
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Sharp shrill sounds. : SQUEAKS
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Young seals. : PUPS
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Langley AFB group. : TAC
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Vowed. : SWORE
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Made more emphatic. : POINTEDUP
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Big, as a chance. : LONG
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And: Ger. : UND
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Sweet clover. : MELILOT
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Amen. : SOBEIT
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Carping ones. : SNIPERS
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Go around. : SKIRT
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Comes up again. : RECURS
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Corn meal. : SAMP
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Small change. : DIME
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Grayish blue. : SAXE
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Get (business) by canvassing. : DRUMUP
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Elfish one. : SPRITE
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Peers. : EQUALS
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Run. : MANAGE
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Gear. : APPARATUS
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Noted pianists, father and son. : SERKINS
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Footgear. : SANDAL
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Bunch. : CLUSTER
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Fowl. : HENS
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Search into. : INQUIRE
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Where games are played. : COURTS
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Fabric texture. : WOOF
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Old hat. : PASSE
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Lends a hand. : AIDS
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Father of Oedipus. : LAIUS
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Batting practice prop. : CAGE
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Booty. : SWAG
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Islet. : CAY
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Objective: Abbr. : TGT

Answer summary: 5 debuted here and reused later, 4 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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