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New York Times, Tuesday, August 29, 1967

Author:
Leonard Sussman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 39, Avg Word Len: 4.77, Missing: { Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 268 (avg 1.44)
Open Squares: 58, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 3, XRef: 2, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 1
Leonard Sussman has 40 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1967, The New York TimesNo. 6,590
Across
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Outdoor feature of Paris. : PARC
5
Tommyrot! : BOSH
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Band. : STRAP
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Corker. : ONER
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Stead. : LIEU
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Heaven: Prefix. : URANO
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Wallflower's status. : UNPOPULAR
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Musical appurtenances. : MUTES
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Meadow grass. : FESCUE
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Partner of Jones. : DOW
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Decree. : FIAT
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Not expected. : UNLOOKEDFOR
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Sky sights. : JETS
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Silver: Abbr. : ARG
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___ Aviv. : TEL
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Military address. : APO
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Kind of cheese. : SWISS
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Slippery fellows. : EELS
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Flower. : TEAROSE
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Heart ___. : ANDSOUL
43
Former British P. M. : EDEN
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Bobbinet et al. : LACES
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1st-cen. date. : LII
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Happy, in Paris. : GAI
49
Musical sound. : TRA
50
Pillboxes. : HATS
51
Feat of skill. : TOURDEFORCE
55
Corn product. : MEAL
56
Naval intelligence group. : ONI
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Sail rope. : EARING
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Clothing. : ARRAY
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Page. : ERRANDBOY
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Aegean island. : CRETE
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In its present condition. : ASIS
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College in N. C. : ELON
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Nether regions. : HADES
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Copy of a kind. : STAT
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Budget figure. : RENT
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Bouffant part of a garment. : POUF
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Hathaway. : ANNE
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Fabrics. : REPS
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Sign of spring. : CROCUS
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Certain statutes. : BLUELAWS
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Product of 41 Down. : OIL
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Old tars. : SEADOGS
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Famous impresario. : HUROK
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Aggregate. : SUM
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Certain fungi. : TRUFFLES
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Quotient. : RATIO
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Close: Poet. : ANEAR
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Army locale. : POST
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Wit's forte. : PUN
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Weather word. : WET
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Bay window. : ORIEL
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Legal papers. : DEEDS
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Punjab native. : JAT
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Foil's cousin. : EPEE
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Amphibian. : TOAD
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Detection device. : SONAR
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Holy: Prefix. : SACRO
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Girl of song. : LOLA
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Please. : SUIT
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Adjust. : REGULATE
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Region in the news. : NEAREAST
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Flower of France. : LIS
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To begin with. : ATFIRST
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See 62 Down. : IDO
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Rural worker. : HERDER
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___ firma. : TERRA
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Propelled. : OARED
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Trojan hero: Var. : ENEAS
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Container. : CAN
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Speed unit. : MACH
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Adjective ending. : IBLE
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High time. : NOON
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Peer of drama. : GYNT
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Word of assent. : YES
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Inlet. : RIA

Answer summary: 1 debuted here and reused later, 5 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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