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New York Times, Thursday, July 22, 1982

Author:
Petschke
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 4.90, Missing: { F J Q Z }, Scrabble score: 264 (avg 1.38)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 1, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,944
Across
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Quickly : APACE
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Aural : OTIC
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White with age : HOAR
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Ship's "ears" : LORAN
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Whittle : PARE
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A Borgia's husband : ESTE
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N.Y.C. symbol of milling crowds : GRANDCENTRALSTA
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"___ Christie," 1930 film : ANNA
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Cuttlefish's camouflage : INK
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High turf : UPLAND
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Dahs' partners : DITS
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Too : ALSO
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Fret : REPINE
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Robt. ___ : ELEE
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___ the shot : PUT
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Sect or Unit follower : ARIAN
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___ breve : ALLA
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Stack : PILE
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"___-5000," Glenn Miller hit : PENNSYLVANIASIX
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Aug. 13, e.g. : IDES
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Composer Speaks : OLEY
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Praying figure : ORANT
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___ Moines : DES
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Sorry one : RUER
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Kennedy comers and goers : PLANES
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Kind of swallow : BARN
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Contemptible one : TOAD
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Colorless gas : ETHANE
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Sea soarer : ERN
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Neighbor of Turkey : IRAN
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He thought he could, and he did! : THELITTLEENGINE
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A certain Father : TIME
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Cutting tools : HOBS
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Chew the scenery : EMOTE
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Les Etats-___ : UNIS
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Group in a flock : EWES
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Out of bed : ASTIR
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Seaweed : ALGA
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Smut, for short : PORN
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Galway Bay's ___ Islands : ARAN
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Celebrators of Remembrance Day : CANADIANS
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Finis : END
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Cuts the ribbon : OPENS
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One of a panzer unit : TANK
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N.Y.C. subway : IRT
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Blue : CERULEAN
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Greeting : HELLO
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Peak in Thessaly : OSSA
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Envelope wd. : ATTN
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Conquer a primer : READ
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Quote : CITE
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Recess near a chancel : APSE
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Wayside and Tabard : INNS
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Pacify : ALLAY
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Part of 8 Down : RAPID
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Noted conductor from Genoa : EREDE
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Aches : PINES
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Callow conger : ELVER
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Florentine's neighbor : PISAN
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___ Arena in Washington, D.C. : ULINE
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Sermon topics : TEXTS
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Fred or Ethan : ALLEN
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Models : PARADIGMS
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"___ Top," Cole Porter hit : YOURETHE
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City in Kansas : IOLA
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Indian princess : RANI
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Dixie dish : PONE
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Cotton units : BALES
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Lock : TRESS
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"___, Brute!" : ETTU
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Slight : THIN
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Half: Prefix : HEMI
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Dresden's river : ELBE
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Kind of squad : RIOT
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Oppositionist : ANTI
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At no time, to Tennyson : NEER
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Word with head or line : TOW
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Teachers' org. : NEA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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