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Anne Fox
Anne Fox

U.S. SONGFEST

New York Times, Sunday, July 4, 1982

Author:
Anne Fox
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 21, Columns: 21, Words: 142, Blocks: 78, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 613 (avg 1.69)
Open Squares: 94, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 7, XRef: 0, Spans: 3, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 15
Anne Fox has 46 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1982, The New York TimesNo. 11,926
Across
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Pilgrimage to Mecca : HADJ
5
Wind : COIL
9
Rich soil : LOAM
13
Manila hemp : ABACA
18
Region : AREA
19
Cod's cousin : HAKE
20
Physician: Comb. form : IATRO
21
Ape : MIMIC
22
"Yankee Doodle" words : STUCKAFEATHERINHISHAT
26
Jargon : PATOIS
27
Make tracks : HIE
28
Bugbears : OGRES
29
Uris hero : ARI
30
Greek letters : BETAS
33
Kind of cat : FAT
35
Term of endearment : HON
36
Church calendar : ORDO
37
Words by K. L. Bates : ABOVETHEFRUITEDPLAIN
42
Fuss : ADO
43
Plat, e.g. : MAP
44
Vigoda : ABE
45
Herb of grace : RUE
46
Words by J. W. Howe : SINCEGODISMARCHINGON
55
Calm; composed : STEADY
56
Follower of Paul : ETTE
57
Netherlands river : LEK
58
Syr. neighbor : LEB
60
Device for Walton : LURE
62
Shell adjunct : OAR
63
"From ___ to shining . . . " : SEA
64
Purposive : TELIC
66
Words by J. Hopkinson : HAILCOLUMBIAHAPPYLAND
72
Man with an army : ARNIE
73
___ Elum, city in Wash. : CLE
74
Guevara : CHE
75
Met extra : SUPE
76
Beast of burden : YAK
77
Barrette : PIN
78
Early church desk : AMBO
80
Football great : NAMATH
84
Key words : BYTHEDAWNSEARLYLIGHT
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Wilde forte : WIT
91
Chemical prefix : ACI
92
Sgt. : NCO
93
Greek Aurora : EOS
94
"Stand ___" (words from Berlin) : BESIDEHERANDGUIDEHER
103
Capital of Aisne : LAON
104
Henry ___, modern U.S. sculptor : ROX
105
Turkish title : AGA
106
White : SNOWY
107
Ossuary : URN
108
City in Puerto Rico : PONCE
110
Kind : ILK
112
Nullify : NEGATE
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Words by G. P. Morris : FLAGOFOURUNIONFOREVER
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Mortal : FATAL
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Employing : USING
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Lout : BOOR
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Kansas city : IOLA
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Scintilla : SPARK
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Tear : REND
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Mas that maa : EWES
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Hole punchers : AWLS
Down
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Fastener : HASP
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Greek gulf : ARTA
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O.T. book : DEUT
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Writer Timerman : JACOBO
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Pure : CHASTE
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Lout : OAF
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Jack's predecessor : IKE
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A wife of Jacob : LEAH
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New Guinea port : LAE
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Other: Sp. : OTRO
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Properly : ARIGHT
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"Last of the Cocked Hats" : MONROE
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Writer Kingsley : AMIS
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Twice : BIS
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Ethiopian province : AMHARA
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Poet who wrote "As If" : CIARDI
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Part of A.D.A. : ACTION
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Words by Walt Whitman : IHEARAMERICASINGING
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City on the Dnepr : KIEV
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Pet : TIFF
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Writer Van Loon : HENDRIK
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Vapor: Comb. form : ATMO
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Ghost : SHADE
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Helicon : TUBA
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Cassini : OLEG
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Access : ADIT
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Popular color : BONE
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Abridgment : EPITOME
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Suffix with cash : IER
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Equivoque : PUN
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Jennet : ASS
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Thickened areas of skin : CALLI
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Extract : EDUCE
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A compass, for short : GYRO
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Pierce : STAB
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Durrell novel : CLEA
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Piles up : HEAPS
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Stew pot : OLLA
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Dresden denial : NEIN
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A–E connection : BCD
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Spanish hero : ELCID
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Shack : SHEBANG
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Serving as a model : TYPAL
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Resin : ELEMI
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Windrow contents : HAY
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Nejd native : ARAB
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Black : INKY
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Cubitus : ULNA
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Alas! : AHME
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Insignificant : PUNY
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___ Amiens (First Crusade preacher) : PETEROF
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Roman Hades : ORCUS
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Pulitzer Prize author : AGEE
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U.S. missile : THOR
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Alts. : HTS
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Duplicate : TWIN
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Played a child's game : HID
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Kind of dance : WAR
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Ath. group : NCAA
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Meat cut : LOIN
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Palisades : BLUFFS
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Flap on a cap : EARLAP
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"Moonlight ___" : SONATA
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Lovelace's greater love : HONOUR
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Condone : EXCUSE
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Surrealist : DALI
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Generous ones : DONORS
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Jug : EWER
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Greek goddess of health : HYGEIA
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"Young Hickory" : POLK
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Hibernia : ERIN
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Honshu seaport : KOBE
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Claim : AVOW
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William of Uri : TELL
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Times : ERAS
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Needlefish : GAR
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"Hansel ___ Gretel" : UND
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Eleanor Smeal's org. : NOW
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Howe, to G.W. : FOE

Answer summary: 13 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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