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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, August 24, 1981

Author:
Grace Fabbroni
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 42, Avg Word Len: 4.82, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 259 (avg 1.42)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 0, XRef: 0, Spans: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 2
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1981, The New York TimesNo. 11,612
Across
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Alexander Raban Waugh : ALEC
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Inspected, Sutton style : CASED
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Sabin's counterpart : SALK
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Sup : DINE
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Declaim : ORATE
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Part of HOMES : ERIE
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Indigo : ANIL
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Play a guitar : STRUM
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Zenith : ACME
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Start of a quotation from Twain : MODESTYDIEDWHEN
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Fur piece : BOA
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Extremity : TOE
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Beethoven opera : FIDELIO
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Withdrew : RECEDED
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Oriental sashes : OBIS
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River in western Africa : NIGER
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Ready-to-eat food products : DELI
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Wind direction : SSE
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Actress Ullmann : LIV
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Harvard's neighbor in Camb. : MIT
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Clockmaker Thomas : SETH
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Adjust : RESET
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Boodle : LOOT
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He gives a guarantee : ENSURER
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Home of the Maple Leafs : TORONTO
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Girl of song : SAL
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Grog base : RUM
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End of the quotation : CLOTHESWEREBORN
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Fling : HURL
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Winged : ALATE
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He loved an Irish lass : ABIE
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Take a long, longing look : OGLE
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Stylish business establishment : SALON
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Repetition : ROTE
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An equal : PEER
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100-yard dash e.g. : EVENT
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Precious : DEAR
Down
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A first mate : ADAM
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Londoner's floor covering : LINO
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City in Oklahoma : ENID
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Indonesian island : CELEBES
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Author of "The Silver Chalice" : COSTAIN
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Bohemian : ARTY
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Variety of chalcedony : SARD
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Needle case : ETUI
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Greek goddess of agriculture : DEMETER
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Alga : SEAWEED
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Waggish : ARCH
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One source of vitamin C : LIME
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Acute : KEEN
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Peruvian coin : SOL
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Well-known dwarf : DOC
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Broadway choreographer : FOSSE
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Author of "Hedda Gabler" : IBSEN
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Assemblies : DIETS
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Ken Stabler is one : OILER
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Face an embankment : REVET
30
Imp : DEMON
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Pen name of Mary Ann Evans : ELIOT
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The same : DITTO
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Servicemen : GIS
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Go-getter : HUSTLER
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Liberate : RELEASE
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Swift, violent stream of water : TORRENT
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Moneylender : LOMBARD
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Stadium sound : RAH
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Lament : RUE
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Word with lamb or pork : CHOP
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Small sled : LUGE
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Shield décor : ORLE
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Ukrainian, e.g. : SLAV
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Ridge : WALE
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Institution founded by Henry VI : ETON
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Chinese horn : OBOE
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Actress Moreno : RITA
59
Poetic negative : NEER

Answer summary: 2 unique to this puzzle, 2 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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