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New York Times, Tuesday, August 19, 1975

Author:
Hugh P. Holland
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 40, Avg Word Len: 4.87, Missing: { F J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 257 (avg 1.39)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 9, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
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© 1975, The New York TimesNo. 9,502
Across
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Stampede of a sort, with 5 Across : GOLD
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See 1 Across : RUSH
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Brown or rainbow : TROUT
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On ___ with (equal) : APAR
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Seine tributary : EPTE
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Income, in France : RENTE
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Fib : TALE
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Coal bed : SEAM
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Condon of jazz : EDDIE
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Alleged force : ELOD
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"The King ___" : ANDI
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Indian officials : AMILS
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California : GOLDENSTATE
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___ rat (prospector) : DESERT
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Valley : GLEN
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Toughen : INURE
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Emulated a crow : CAWED
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Business degree : MBA
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Skinner of stage : OTIS
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Dinner course : SALAD
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___ Woods, near S. F. : MUIR
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Drag or hair : NET
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Miss Rand : SALLY
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German city : HALLE
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Herb genus : MUSA
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Gold-discoverer's shout : EUREKA
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Lowest point in U. S. : DEATHVALLEY
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Defeat : WORST
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Discord goddess : ERIS
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Batty : LOCO
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Spellbind : ORATE
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Italian painter : RENI
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Melville's captain : AHAB
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Flower : ASTER
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Peruvian Indian : ANDE
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Unless: Lat. : NISI
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Fashion man and family : DIORS
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"___ who?" : SAYS
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Quaker word : DOST
Down
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Golden ___ : GATE
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Gem : OPAL
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Composer Edouard : LALO
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Gold diggers, at times : DREDGERS
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Season again : RESALT
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Overturn : UPEND
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Greek distance measure : STADE
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Literary Nobelist : HEMINGWAY
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Negotiated : TREATED
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Indian : REDMAN
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Bit of gossip : ONDIT
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Of service : UTILE
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Curling marks : TEES
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Pay dirt : ORE
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Prospector's need at times : SLED
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Lord in "Winter's Tale" : DION
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Grafted, in heraldry : ENTE
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Blue serge or law : SUIT
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County of Twain's jumping frog : CALAVERAS
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"It's ___ in the game" : ALL
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Prospector's transport : MULE
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Swindle : BILK
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Region : AREA
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Kimono part : SASH
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Black-eyed Susan state : MARYLAND
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Mill where it all began in '49 : SUTTERS
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Color : HUE
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Kind of piece or sergeant : MASTER
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Famous cow et al. : ELSIES
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Back: Prefix : DORSI
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Muse : ERATO
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Scene : ARENA
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Lucky ___ of flying : LINDY
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Blue dye : WOAD
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"Beautiful ___" : OHIO
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Lewis's Timberlane : CASS
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News notice : OBIT

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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