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New York Times, Thursday, July 27, 1967

Author:
Sara V. Tuckerman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { Q X Y Z }, Scrabble score: 286 (avg 1.55)
Open Squares: 63, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 7
Sara V. Tuckerman has 40 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,557
Across
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Worker of 1066. : SERF
5
Puccini role. : MIMI
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Top story. : LOFT
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Big bird: Var. : EMEU
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Tennis term. : ADIN
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Airy spirit. : ARIEL
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Kind of brandy. : APPLEJACK
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Leaves. : PAGES
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A Buddhistic people. : LAO
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Peak of the Pennine Alps. : ROSA
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Gruening of Alaska. : ERNEST
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Entirely sold on. : ALLFOR
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"To get her poor ___ bone." : DOGA
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Famous name in the theater. : BELASCO
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Neighbor of the Hindus. : TIBETAN
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Perch for a partridge. : PEARTREE
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Summer: Fr. : ETE
34
Wearables. : DUDS
37
2nd-cen. date. : CII
38
Crop. : CRAW
39
General Eaker. : IRA
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Black lead. : PLUMBAGO
44
Leggings, 1917 style. : PUTTEES
46
Self-centered ones. : EGOISTS
50
He was: Lat. : ERAT
51
___ gantlet. : RUNTHE
52
Cotton print. : CALICO
54
Plant part. : TWIG
56
Accelerate (with "up"). : REV
57
Word with gold or silver. : SMITH
58
News relay. : GRAPEVINE
60
Rapids transit. : CANOE
61
Fruit part. : PULP
62
On ___ with. : APAR
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Birds. : HENS
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Bristle: Bot. : SETA
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Sea bird. : TERN
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Underwater workshop. : SEALAB
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Fix upon a stake: Var. : EMPALE
3
Take another vote. : REPOLL
4
Apt to: Suffix. : FUL
5
Balearic island. : MAJORCA
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Slayer of Castor. : IDAS
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Isinglass. : MICA
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Well contents. : INK
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Blanket. : LAPROBE
10
Royal House of the Netherlands. : ORANGE
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Green beetle of southern U. S. : FIGEATER
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Curling marks. : TEES
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Landing boat. : LST
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Notched, as some leaves. : EROSE
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Girl's nickname. : EDIE
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Member of a physics group: Abbr. : FAPS
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Hades of Roman myth. : ORCUS
28
Clan. : TRIBE
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___ standstill. : ATA
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Different, in a way. : NEW
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Dickens character. : TIM
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Popular party dish. : DIP
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Where Montevideo is: Abbr. : URU
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Viz. the 180th meridian. : DATELINE
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Invent. : COIN
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Delightful people: Slang. : PEACHES
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Mother of Artemis. : LETO
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Roman victor at Actium, 31 B.C. : AGRIPPA
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Chisel. : GOUGE
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Sea god. : TRITON
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Fabric pattern. : STRIPE
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The palm of the hand. : THENAR
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Shropshire river. : SEVERN
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Civil service group. : CSC
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Indian servant. : AMAH
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Loyal. : TRUE
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First name in poetry. : WALT
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Some M.D.'s. : GPS
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Large tub. : VAT

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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