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New York Times, Tuesday, July 5, 1955

Author:
Philip G. Rosemond
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 38, Avg Word Len: 4.79, Missing: { F J X }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 4, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1955, The New York TimesNo. 2,198
Across
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Title to anything. : CLAIM
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Porter or Nat King. : COLE
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Banana tree. : PALM
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Tenor of many headlines. : LANZA
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Tel ___. : AVIV
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Olive tree genus. : OLEA
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Double quartet. : OCTET
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"The ___ Animal." : MALE
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Hindu queen. : RANI
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Teamster's word. : GEE
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Diligence. : APPLICATION
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Musical closings. : CODAS
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Numerical prefix. : UNI
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Island in the news. : QUEMOY
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Share with others. : PARTAKE
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Less than. : UNDER
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Stalin's police chief. : BERIA
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Possessed. : HAD
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Arabian seaport. : ADEN
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New Ambassador to Spain. : LODGE
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Irish. : ERSE
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Dull brown. : DUN
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Seed used to make chocolate. : CACAO
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Thin broth. : GRUEL
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Moral. : ETHICAL
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Town near Cannes. : GRASSE
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Feasted. : ATE
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"The foe of tyrants, and the friend of man." : TRUTH
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Scene of Lincoln speech, 1860. : COOPERUNION
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Johnnie Ray's song. : CRY
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Imperfect utterance. : LISP
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By and by. : ANON
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Lake near Carson City. : TAHOE
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Abstract being. : ESSE
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Face about. : TURN
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Actor Tom ___. : EWELL
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Average. : MEAN
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Radio and TV award. : EMMY
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Riotous feast. : REVEL
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Dance. : CLOG
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Cluny. : LACE
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Preceding. : ANTECEDENT
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Use: Suffix. : IZE
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User of muleta and sword. : MATADOR
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Kilmer and Gordon. : CAMPS
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Shaped like certain stadia. : OVAL
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Leslie Caron role. : LILI
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Daughter of a great scientist. : EVECURIE
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"Lady barrister." : PORTIA
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Turkish regiment. : ALAI
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Cotton gauze. : LENO
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Principal. : MAIN
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Yield satisfaction to. : PAY
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"Salute to France" group. : ANTA
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Portent. : OMEN
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Part of a college campus: Colloq. : QUAD
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Not legal. : UNDUE
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Part of a piano. : PEDAL
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Jason's ship. : ARGO
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Russian at the "summit." : KHRUSHCHEV
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Decreases. : EASES
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Chica or Raton, Fla. : BOCA
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Remove. : DELE
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Rend. : LACERATE
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Part of Q. E. D. : ERAT
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Quote. : CITE
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Pig. : GRUNTER
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Chance. : HAPPEN
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Twelve dozen: Abbr. : GRO
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Bright but cheap. : TINNY
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Short for Mr. Attlee. : CLEM
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Seine tributary. : OISE
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Greek mountain. : OSSA
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E pluribus ___. : UNUM
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Model. : NORM
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10 Down, for example. : ROLE
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War whoop. : YELL
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Wonder. : AWE

Answer summary: 6 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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