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New York Times, Thursday, August 24, 1967

Author:
Helen Fasulo
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.97, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 294 (avg 1.56)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 4, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
Helen Fasulo has 94 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,585
Across
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Modern drug. : ACTH
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Become useless. : SPOIL
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Weather word. : HAIL
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Cooper heroine. : CORA
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"___ Hat With a Silver Lining." : WEARA
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Charles's sister. : ANNE
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Ivory: Lat. : EBUR
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English Derby town. : EPSOM
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Port of Yugoslavia. : ZARA
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Celebrated 19th century poet. : SHELLEY
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Just punishments. : NEMESES
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Breaks bread. : EATS
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Public hero. : IDOL
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Fortunetellers. : SIBYLS
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People of West Africa. : ASHANTIS
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Cassowary. : EMU
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Personal magnetism: Colloq. : OOMPH
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Sac: Anat. : BURSA
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E. I. bird, the broadbill. : RAYA
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Cyclades isle. : PAROS
41
Cash register. : TILL
42
Deputy. : AGENT
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Became cheerful. : LITUP
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Dame. : GAL
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Muffin ingredient. : CORNMEAL
49
Develop into. : BECOME
51
Ethereal. : AERY
52
According to: It. : ALLA
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Hades, in Roman myth. : AVERNUS
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Bids bon voyage. : SEESOFF
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Arrowhead part. : BARB
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"___ Passes," Browning poem. : PIPPA
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Cupid, in art. : AMOR
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Ravel out. : UNDO
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Biblical weeds. : TARES
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Italian currency. : LIRE
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Wrench (from). : TEAR
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Sleep sound. : SNORE
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Guy rope. : STAY
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Quartet of winners. : ACES
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Modern name for Queenstown. : COBH
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Constant. : TRUE
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London street of doctors. : HARLEY
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Tree of tropical America. : SWEETSOP
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Samuel of 17th century London. : PEPYS
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Occidental group: Abbr. : OAS
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Strike while the ___. : IRONISHOT
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Hebrew letter. : LAMEDH
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Filbert. : HAZELNUT
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Genus of ducks. : ANAS
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Useful Latin phrase. : INRE
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Meads. : LEAS
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French composer. : LALO
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Biblical kingdom. : MOAB
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Pinnacle of glacial ice. : SERAC
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Insect stage. : IMAGO
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Department store employe. : BUYER
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Early spring. : APRIL
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Wheat: Sp. : TRIGO
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Moslem lands. : ISLAM
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Room in a maison. : SALLE
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Native of Sumatra. : MALAYSIAN
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Michigan city. : ANNARBOR
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One way to get an apartment. : SUBLEASE
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Washington operatives. : TMEN
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Volcano goddeess of the Islands. : PELE
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Explodes. : ERUPTS
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Pablo of music. : CASALS
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Old coin of Turkey. : ASPER
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Touch upon. : ABUT
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Weather indicator. : VANE
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Role in "Siegfried." : ERDA
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Ignore. : OMIT
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Ride ___ fall. : FORA
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Norse god. : FREY
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Favorable. : PRO

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 5 debuted here and reused later, 8 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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