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Lou Sabin
Lou Sabin

New York Times, Thursday, July 6, 1989

Author:
Louis Sabin
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 72, Blocks: 35, Avg Word Len: 5.28, Missing: { F J K Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 253 (avg 1.33)
Open Squares: 76, Cheaters: 8, FITB: 4, XRef: 0
Lou Sabin has 108 pre-Shortz puzzles and 29 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1989, The New York TimesNo. 14,485
Across
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Jewelry weights : CARATS
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President of Syria : ASSAD
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Current-carrying coil of wire : SOLENOID
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Ballerina, at times : LEAPER
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Star : LUMINARY
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"Heidi" star: 1937 : TEMPLE
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In concert : ASONE
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Witch's place, in the Bible : ENDOR
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Elusive one : EEL
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Chelsea cans : TINS
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Novelist Nin : ANAIS
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City NE of Nagasaki : SAGA
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Marino target : END
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Carpus : WRIST
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Attacks : HASAT
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Sired : BEGAT
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Strike out : DELETE
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Dolly from Tenn. : PARTON
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In abundance : GALORE
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Mideastern gazelles : ARIELS
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Las Vegas winner or loser : SEVEN
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Potlatch, e.g. : PARTY
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Carpentry projection : TENON
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A symbol of purity : DEW
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Shopper's aid : LIST
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Deadheads : BORES
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Fast-food companion : COLA
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Schnauzer's snack : ORT
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Bellowing : AROAR
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Bolshevik boss : LENIN
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Fata morgana : MIRAGE
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Fence for defense : PALISADE
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Certain browns : BEIGES
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Promoted : ELEVATED
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Big spender or tipper : SPORT
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Grow furious : SEERED
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"Our American ___," last play Lincoln attended : COUSIN
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Nut or color : ALMOND
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Cauthen's controls : REINS
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Will's wife : ANNE
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___ fare-thee-well : TOA
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Dugong or manatee : SIRENIAN
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Choral voices : ALTOS
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Cassandra, for one : SEER
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Actor-director Wanamaker : SAM
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Neville Chamberlain was one : APPEASER
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Representative : DELEGATE
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Drag over the coals : SLATE
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Hereditary ruler : DYNAST
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Connect : RELATE
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Dah's companion : DIT
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Ancient Greek city : ARGOS
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Drawing room : SALON
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In a moist manner : WETLY
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Paris's captive : HELEN
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George of diamond fame : BRETT
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___-Dorf, Swiss spa : DAVOS
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Tracts of grassland : PRAIRIES
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Small landing field : AIRSTRIP
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Arnold and Arnold : GENERALS
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Imperturbability : APLOMB
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Chihuahua shawl : SERAPE
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Moreover : TOO
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Bestow : DONATE
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Ignored : ELIDED
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Diminished : WANED
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Seaport in NW France : BREST
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Composer Franck : CESAR
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Antiquing device : AGER
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Like some audiences : LIVE
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Past : AGO
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Loos's Lorelei ___ : LEE

Answer summary: 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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