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TWO WEEKS WITH PAY

New York Times, Sunday, August 23, 1964

Author:
J. Arensberg and H. Ettenson
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 23, Columns: 23, Words: 170, Blocks: 88, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { Q Z }, Scrabble score: 700 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 134, Cheaters: 12, FITB: 12, XRef: 1, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 23
Jules Arensberg and Herbert Ettenson have 3 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,502
Across
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Harangue. : SCREED
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Classify. : SORT
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Letters. : MAIL
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"Ecclesiam ___." : SUAM
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Quebec site of Murray Bay, where Tafts summered. : POINTEAUPIC
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FDR vacationed here. : CAMPOBELLO
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Newport's exclusive seaside. : BAILEYSBEACH
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Neighbor of 121 Across. : HOTSPRINGS
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Border: Her. : ORLE
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Be officious. : MEDDLE
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"___ is an Englishman." : FORHE
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All in ___ work. : ADAYS
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Canceled, as a stamp. : USED
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Herbs. : RUES
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Girl of song. : SUSIE
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Something easy. : PIE
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Theo's cousin. : TED
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Glasses. : SPECS
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Dams. : MARES
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Doorkeepers. : HALLMEN
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Key's middle name. : SCOTT
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Wading bird. : HERON
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Kin: Abbr. : RELS
44
Galena. : ORE
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TV term. : RASTER
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Like a ladder. : SCALAR
50
Lame. : MAIM
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Clubs. : SUIT
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Figure. : AMOUNT
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Came down. : ALIT
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N. J. site of first Summer White House, 1870. : LONGBRANCH
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Pleasure trip. : JAUNT
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Resort area of the U. S. : GULFCOAST
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The home. : HEARTH
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Fine ___. : ARTS
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Yeast. : BARM
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Barbarians. : GOTHS
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Mixed with. : AMID
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Exclamation. : HAH
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Famous physicist. : RABI
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Rulers. : SHAHS
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Rudiments. : ABCS
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Sigma. : ESS
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Affirm. : AVER
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Bazaars. : SALES
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Correct: Var. : OKEH
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From the Urals to the Pacific. : ASIA
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Al et al. : SMITHS
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DDE relaxed here. : CAMPDAVID
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Whiled away. : SPENT
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Map entry, where Pres. Hoover went fishing. : RAPIDANRIV
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Fashion. : RAGE
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Hard to get. : SCARCE
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No-man. : ANTI
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Supreme Court Justice. : REED
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Forty-___. : NINERS
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Diverged. : PARTED
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Reader's guide: Abbr. : PTO
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British decorations. : MBES
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French income. : RENTE
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Certain beams. : TBARS
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One of a hundred. : SENATOR
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Violin: Ger. : GEIGE
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Brants. : GEESE
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Hesitatory sounds. : ERS
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Stock holding: Abbr. : SHR
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Voting places. : POLLS
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Water buffalo. : ARNA
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Twosome. : DUET
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Right, in Roman law. : ACTIO
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Thin as ___. : ARAIL
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Takes by force. : WRESTS
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Behold!: Lat. : ECCE
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Wilson's summer home, as governor. : SHADOWLAWN
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Springs where R. E. Lee stopped. : WHITESULPHUR
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P. Lorillard's resort. : TUXEDOPARK
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Resort in the headlines. : HYANNISPORT
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Sashes. : OBIS
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Gracious! : OHMY
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Bones: Lat. : OSSA
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Predilections. : TASTES
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Thinly spread. : SPARSE
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Under tension. : COILED
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Vexed: Colloq. : RILED
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Chemical suffix. : ENE
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History of words: Abbr. : ETYM
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Mormon name for Utah. : DESERET
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Fabrics. : SUEDES
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Hyalites. : OPALS
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Oryza sativa. : RICE
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Expression of vexation. : TCH
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New Zealanders. : MAORIS
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"I ___ very model . . . " : AMTHE
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___ dixit. : IPSE
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Cut off. : LOP
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Beer glass. : SEIDEL
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Bone. : ULNA
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Man's nickname. : ALGY
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Plant. : MOSS
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Kidnaps. : ABDUCTS
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Elite. : CHOSEN
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Ship's hoisting ropes. : BRAILS
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Siege. : BOUT
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Craze. : FUROR
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Where Diamond Jim holidayed. : SARATOGASPRINGS
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Flagler's "playground." : PALMBEACH
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Inkling. : SCENT
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Said, for one. : PORT
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Of poetry. : MELIC
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Old form of "hi." : HEIGH
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Site of Seal Harbor. : MOUNTDESERT
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Remarque. : ERICH
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Where Zeeland is: Abbr. : NETH
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Confounds. : STUNS
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Moiety. : HALF
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Flowed. : RAN
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Hindu noble. : RAJAH
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Met star. : AMARA
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Summer place of Nicholas Murray Butler. : SOUTHAMPTON
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Undisturbed. : CALM
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Cecropia. : MOTH
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Garment. : SARI
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W. W. II craft. : LSTS
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Bellwethers. : RAMS
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Idle prate. : GAB
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"Armageddon" author. : URIS
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Hibernian group. : AOH
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Pulitzer's summer spot. : BARHARBOR
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Monkey. : SAKI
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Held: Abbr. : RETD
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"Marche ___." : SLAV
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Fringe. : HEM
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Garden plat. : BED
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Inasmuch as. : SINCE
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Gorged. : SATED
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Number for Henry. : VIII
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Corrosive. : ACID
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Beyond. : OVER
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Armadillos. : APARS
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French toast. : SANTE
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Curl the lip. : SNEER
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___ Alighieri. : DANTE
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American author. : AGEE
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Startle. : SCARE
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Knocks. : RAPS
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___ gestae. : RES
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Resorts. : SPAS
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Playwright O'___. : NEILL
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Danish scientist. : STENSEN
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Ski center in Oregon. : MTHOOD
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Mend a chain. : RELINK
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Hits the road. : BEATSIT
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Divagations. : ASIDES
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Stray. : GOAWRY
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City in Louisiana. : GRETNA
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Bamboozle. : EUCHRE
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Splits the deck again. : RECUTS
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Suffix with pun and joke. : STER
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Scandinavian boat. : PRAAM
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Tenor's forte. : ARIAS
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Arsenal. : DEPOT
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Respecting. : ASTO
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Small fish. : CHUB
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Hack. : TAXI
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Xanadu river. : ALPH
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Reasons. : WHYS
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City of Elam. : SUSA
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Court. : WOO
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Interrogative. : WHO
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Records. : LPS

Answer summary: 12 unique to this puzzle, 11 debuted here and reused later, 14 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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Crosswords published prior to Nov. 21, 1993 are provided by David Steinberg and The Pre-Shortzian Puzzle Project.

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