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New York Times, Monday, July 22, 1991

Author:
Robert Katz
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.69, Missing: { J K Q U }, Scrabble score: 278 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Robert Katz has 73 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1991, The New York TimesNo. 15,231
Across
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What an aide lends : HAND
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Intimidates : COWS
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Sound of distress : ALAS
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On the sheltered side : ALEE
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Arthur's Willie : LOMAN
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"A rose by any other ___ . . . " : NAME
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Omani money : RIAL
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Love, in Livorno : AMORE
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Darn! : DRAT
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Warsaw was raw, e.g. : PALINDROME
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Precipitate : RASH
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Sugary suffix : OSE
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Nabokov title : ADA
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Memorable opera star Pinza : EZIO
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Place to catch forty winks : BED
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Poet Schwartz : DELMORE
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Wizard's tool : WAND
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Buttons or Skelton : RED
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Watched calories : DIETED
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Marketplace : AGORA
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Call, in poker : SEE
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___ a dozen : ADIME
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Felt hat : FEDORA
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Outside: Comb. form : EXO
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Hebrew zither : ASOR
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Earthquake phenomena : TREMORS
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Speech fillers : EHS
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End for depend : ENCE
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Farrow, to Woody : MIA
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Garfield, e.g. : CAT
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Like Savalas : BALD
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Arena of a sort : HIPPODROME
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"Eri tu" is one : ARIA
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___ Gay (W.W. II plane) : ENOLA
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Done : OVER
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Bring up or something to bring up : REAR
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Played "Taxi" again : RERAN
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Clairvoyant : SEER
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Not-a-one : NARY
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W.W. I battle site : YSER
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Raison d'___ : ETRE
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Groucho's silent partner : HARPO
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A k a : ALIAS
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Fraser of tennis : NEALE
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Cold-cuts store : DELI
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They are sometimes in arms : COMRADES
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Melville title : OMOO
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Thawed : WARMED
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Suffered from hay fever : SNEEZED
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Northern constellation : ANDROMEDA
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Zhivago's love : LARA
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Amo, ___, amat : AMAS
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Abel's younger brother : SETH
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Fireman's need : LADDER
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Bag : NAB
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Pelvic bones : ILIA
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Elevator man : OTIS
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San ___, Italy : REMO
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Fulda feeder : EDER
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Blow gently : WAFT
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Ripener : AGER
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Predicament : NODE
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Lawrence's mount : DROMEDARY
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Cee chaser : DEE
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Part of Presley's signature : ARON
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Archetype : EXEMPLAR
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Target sport : ARCHERY
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Taft was one : OHIOAN
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Nets : SEINES
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Melancholy : SAD
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Crave wrongfully : COVET
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Middle East V.I.P. : AMEER
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___ Haute, Ind. : TERRE
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Kind of storm or yard : BARN
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Sector : AREA
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Prevaricator : LIAR
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Study hard : PORE
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Got up : ROSE

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

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