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New York Times, Wednesday, August 2, 1967

Author:
Samuel K. Fliegner
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 292 (avg 1.53)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Samuel K. Fliegner has 36 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,563

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Across
1
Bend. : FLEX
5
Thin cracker. : WAFER
10
___ syne. : LANG
14
Opera role. : AIDA
15
Decrease. : ABATE
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Slangy suffix. : EROO
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German veto. : NEIN
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Theory of 1905. : RELATIVITY
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Rasping, as a sound. : GUTTURAL
22
Flower. : AZALEA
23
Piece of news. : ITEM
24
Paint or draw. : LIMN
25
Chinese boat. : SAMPAN
28
Be directed (against). : MILITATE
32
Hebrew letter. : ALEPH
33
Erie ship. : LAKER
34
Unclear. : DIM
35
___ one's time. : BIDE
36
Photographic solution. : TONER
37
String, as of pearls. : ROPE
38
Orel's river. : OKA
39
Luster. : SHEEN
40
Canary's cousin. : SERIN
41
Form of entertainment. : TELECAST
43
Justify. : DEFEND
44
Author Leon. : URIS
45
Money in Bari. : LIRE
46
Starry. : ASTRAL
49
Inside out. : REVERSED
53
Belittling. : DEROGATIVE
55
Receipt: Fr. : RECU
56
Above. : ATOP
57
African river. : NIGER
58
Historic city of India. : AGRA
59
Danny himself. : KAYE
60
Gave out. : DEALT
61
Partner of clear. : LOUD
Down
1
Canine tooth. : FANG
2
Stead. : LIEU
3
Go over copy. : EDIT
4
Wife of Socrates. : XANTIPPE
5
Name on a famous "Report." : WARREN
6
At right angles to a ship's keel. : ABEAM
7
Season. : FALL
8
Greek letter. : ETA
9
Shopkeeper. : RETAILER
10
Eastern region. : LEVANT
11
Seed covering. : ARIL
12
Observe. : NOTE
13
Prado name. : GOYA
19
Turkish name for Smyrna. : IZMIR
21
Nevada's neighbor. : UTAH
24
Compare (to). : LIKEN
25
Type of shoe. : SABOT
26
Equally. : ALIKE
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Decoration. : MEDAL
28
Louvre name. : MANET
29
Idolize. : ADORE
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Type of basketball score. : TIPIN
31
Rectify. : EMEND
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Loamy deposit. : LOESS
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Cambodia's neighbor. : THAILAND
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Recommendation. : REFERRAL
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Rawboned animal. : SCRAG
40
Dried up. : SERE
42
Common Market region. : EUROPE
43
Turn aside. : DIVERT
45
Raze. : LEVEL
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Aleutian island. : ADAK
47
___ precedent. : SETA
48
New York city. : TROY
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Latvian city. : RIGA
50
Lily of 21 Down. : SEGO
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Shade shade. : ECRU
52
Couple. : DUAD
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Link. : TIE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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