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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Saturday, August 7, 1971

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Will Weng
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 31, Avg Word Len: 5.24, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 307 (avg 1.58)
Open Squares: 86, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 2, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1971, The New York TimesNo. 8,029

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Across
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Director of "Jules et Jim" : TRUFFAUT
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Connecticut town : HADDAM
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Atrocious : HORRIBLE
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May of the theater : ELAINE
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Exacerbate : EMBITTER
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Argument : DEBATE
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Studies : READS
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Riches' predecessor : RAGS
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Realty unit : LOT
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First name in Louvre : MONA
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Cinched : ONICE
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Knowledge : KEN
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Certain Arab : YEMENI
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Nameplate on a shopfront : FACIA
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Swim : DIP
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Handled rudely : PAWED
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Winning : ONTOP
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Over : ATANEND
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Contemporary of Vivaldi : TARTINI
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___ ball (19th century bullet) : MINIE
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Throw out : EJECT
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On the near side: Prefix : CIS
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Undemocratic types : SNOBS
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Facial features : LASHES
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Hesitant sounds : ERS
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Kind of oak or poplar : WHITE
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Entree : CHOP
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___ Angelico : FRA
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Conceal : VEIL
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Was outstanding : SHONE
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Vampires : LAMIAS
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Summaries : EPITOMES
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Maroon : ENISLE
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Fragrant : REDOLENT
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Dürer, for one : ETCHER
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Racetrack officials : STEWARDS
Down
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Unit of heat : THERM
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Shakespearean hero : ROMEO
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Kind of renewal : URBAN
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End of a working sequence : FRIDAY
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Companion of starts : FITS
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Composer Vogler : ABT
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Diminutive suffix : ULE
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Earthenware dish : TERRINE
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Reduce risk, as with a bet : HEDGE
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Pub drinks : ALES
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Small amount : DAB
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Logical argumentation : DIALECTIC
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Director of "L'Avventura" : ANTONIONI
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Athletic event : MEET
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Moment of truth : ACIDTEST
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Where Muscat is : OMAN
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Asian metropolis : NEWDELHI
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Man of the categorical imperative : KANT
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Fencing weapons : EPEES
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Loud, in music : FORTE
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Sacred bull : APIS
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Hoover and others : DAMS
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On the road : ITINERANT
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Like a mountaintop view : PANORAMIC
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Coffee beans : NIBS
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Long for : ACHE
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Custodians of a sort : JAILERS
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Latin school : SCHOLA
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German river : WESER
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Greek poet : HOMER
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Upright : ONEND
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Mosquitoes, etc. : PESTS
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Run away : FLEE
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Kashmir sight : VALE
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Tuck away : STOW
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Sort of: Suffix : ISH
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Favorite : PET
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Chemical suffix : IDE

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 7 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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