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New York Times, Thursday, July 7, 1983

Author:
Beverly J. Seward
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { Q X }, Scrabble score: 303 (avg 1.60)
Open Squares: 73, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Spans: 2
Beverly J. Seward has 17 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1983, The New York TimesNo. 12,294

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Across
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Object sometimes thrown : BOOK
5
Energy source : STEAM
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Stork's kin : IBIS
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Mil. supplies : AMMO
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What Yo-Yo Ma plays : CELLO
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Subject for Goya : NUDE
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Stagehand : GRIP
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First great master of the symphony : HAYDN
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Manège maneuver : VOLT
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Ophthalmologist's office? : SITEFORSOREEYES
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Pall : CLOY
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"To each his ___" : OWN
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Toady : JACKAL
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Ephemeral : FLEETING
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Orinoco feeder : ARO
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First Pulitzer Prize novelist : POOLE
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Kind of eclipse : SOLAR
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Punny panelist-publisher : CERF
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Monetary unit of Belgium : FRANC
41
Hayworth : RITA
42
Late, late news time : ONEAM
44
Unembellished : STARK
46
Chiang ___-shek : KAI
47
Its capital is Bridgetown : BARBADOS
49
Not in the pink : UNWELL
51
Rubber tree : ULE
52
Saudi province : ASIR
53
Dentists' offices? : FILLINGSTATIONS
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___ strut (plane part) : OLEO
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Lackluster : VAPID
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Bender : TOOT
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His barter should have been smarter : ESAU
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Novelist Zola : EMILE
66
O. T. book : EZRA
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Enervates : SAPS
68
Lessor's collection : RENTS
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Hitchcock's "___ Window" : REAR
Down
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Captures : BAGS
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A king of Israel : OMRI
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Skip : OMIT
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Coin for a shopper at GUM : KOPECK
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___ hard knocks : SCHOOLOF
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Lachrymose : TEARY
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Isle and city in E England : ELYS
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Actor Ray : ALDO
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Eponym of an African capital : MONROE
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Patent pursuer : INVENTOR
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Hearten : BUOY
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Otiose : IDLE
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Environs for thespians : SETS
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Rhubarb of a sort : FLAP
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They often get fleeced : EWES
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Sculptor Epstein : JACOB
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Hippodrome : ARENA
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Kitchen gadget : CORER
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Women's shoe styles : FLATS
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Entertainer Horne : LENA
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"___ New York in June . . . " : ILIKE
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Its capital is Pietermaritzburg : NATAL
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Chalice : GRAIL
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Approximately : ORSO
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Incredible : FABULOUS
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Lofty campaigns : CRUSADES
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Timbuktu is here : MALI
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Word with double or hand : KNIT
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Singer John : DENVER
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Grub Street denizen : WRITER
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Like the Tower of Pisa : ATILT
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Eries and Senecas, e.g. : FOES
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Bergman role in "Casablanca" : ILSA
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Vault : LEAP
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Ready for adventure : GAME
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Ballet maneuver : SPIN
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Guck or muck : OOZE
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Author Ephron : NORA
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Altair is one : STAR

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