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Maura B. Jacobson
Maura B. Jacobson

New York Times, Saturday, August 24, 1974

19-Down : Thunder sounds

Author:
Maura B. Jacobson
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 34, Avg Word Len: 5.03, Missing: { J K Q V W Y Z }, Scrabble score: 267 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 75, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Maura B. Jacobson has 63 pre-Shortz puzzles and 3 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1974, The New York TimesNo. 9,142
Across
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Beggar's garb : RAGS
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Jewelry resin : AMBER
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Senator Ervin et al. : SAMS
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Step ___ : ONIT
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Water wheel : NORIA
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Duet, plus one : TRIO
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African antelope : TORA
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Senator : GLENNBEALL
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Senator : HATFIELD
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___ up (spiffy) : DOLLED
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Pro votes : FORS
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Handyman's item : TOOL
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Magnates : BARONS
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Senator : TALMADGE
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Brain ducts : ITERS
33
Certain magazines : PULPS
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Matter, in law : RES
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Nail : BRAD
36
Tighten in : CINCH
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Kind of tube : TEST
38
Eye part : LID
39
Sea birds : ERNES
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"___ war" (F.D.R.) : IHATE
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Senator : EASTLAND
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Gets away from : ELUDES
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Millay : EDNA
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Biblical measure : OMER
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Homesteads : ABODES
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Senator : PROXMIRE
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Senator : ROBERTTAFT
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Sprayer's target : ODOR
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Baseballer Matty : ALOU
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Wide-bellied pots: Lat. : ORCAE
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Miss Gwyn : NELL
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Kind of ski turn : STEM
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Comes close : NEARS
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Senator : DOLE
Down
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Senator : ROTH
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Celebes ox : ANOA
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Sea ___ (N. J. resort) : GIRT
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Senator : STAFFORD
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Infuriates : ANGERS
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Distaff hoodlums : MOLLS
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After high or thorough : BRED
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One, in Bonn : EIN
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Senator : RANDOLPH
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Adler or Dallas : STELLA
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U.S.S.R. sea : ARAL
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Statute or nautical : MILE
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Auctioneer's word : SOLD
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Thunder sounds : BOOMS
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Cations : IONS
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After-bath items : TALCS
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Senator : BIBLE
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Roman forecourts : ATRIA
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Uses the library : READS
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Did a piano job : TUNED
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Phobia : DREAD
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"Beau ___" : GESTE
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Former Senator Kefauver : ESTES
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Feather : PINNA
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Senator : CRANSTON
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Senator : THURMOND
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___ statesman : ELDER
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Holly genus : ILEX
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Hymn start : TEDEUM
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Hams it up : EMOTES
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"Whether near to me ___" : ORFAR
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Parseghian et al. : ARAS
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Gulp down : BOLT
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Woodwind : OBOE
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Tailless rodent : PACA
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Notion: Prefix : IDEO
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___ call vote : ROLL
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Writer Gardner : ERLE
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Three, in Rome : TRE

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 1 debuted here and reused later, 6 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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