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Robert H. Wolfe
Robert H. Wolfe

New York Times, Saturday, September 11, 1993

Author:
Robert H. Wolfe
Editor:
Mel Taub
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 70, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.49, Missing: { Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 274 (avg 1.43)
Open Squares: 94, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 6, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 11
Robert H. Wolfe has 23 pre-Shortz puzzles and 60 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1993, The New York TimesNo. 16,013

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Students & seniors
Across
1
Backslide : LAPSE
6
Part of the U.K. : GRBR
10
Ammo for a toy gun : CAP
13
Eyes amorously : OGLES
14
Propelled a dinghy : OARED
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Coronado's gold : ORO
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A piratic quack's lady? : FRANCISDUCK
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Targets for N.F.L. QB's : WRS
20
Adorns with mosaic : TESSELLATES
21
___ Plaines : DES
22
French seaport : SETE
23
Rickey ingredients : LIMES
24
Circuit breaker's kin : FUSE
25
___ de tête (nod) : SIGNE
27
Quick drafts : SNORTS
29
Ungentlemanly fellow : CAD
32
Holiday drinks : NOGS
33
Needs aspirin : ACHES
34
Drives away by a curse : AROINTS
36
Appetizing roe : CAVIARE
38
Della of songdom : REESE
39
Like Eastwood's "Rider" : PALE
40
Eds' stock in trade : MSS
41
Berenson of "Barry Lyndon" : MARISA
43
Natives of Sic. : ITALS
45
The Fed's concern : ECON
46
Philippine island : SAMAR
48
"Lady in a ___," 1964 de Havilland film : CAGE
52
Diary : LOG
53
In a saintly manner : ANGELICALLY
55
Chemical suffix : IDE
56
Braying comedian's helpmate? : JENNYCARTER
57
Tetra minus one : TER
58
Reckons, of old : ARETS
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Angry exhibition : SCENE
60
Kin of ette : ESS
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Vegas opening : SLOT
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Sea gulls : TERNS
Down
1
Church galleries : LOFTS
2
Harmonize : AGREE
3
Cell: Comb. form : PLAST
4
Perceives : SENSES
5
Verb suffix : ESCE
6
Anserine babes : GOSLINGS
7
"Aïda" tenor role : RADAMES
8
Unfeeling person : BRUTE
9
School break : RECESS
10
Sequel to a Costner film? : COWDURHAM
11
Patrolmen, at times : ARRESTERS
12
Has and holds : POSSESSES
15
Cruise-ship levels: Abbr. : DKS
18
"...things ___ had ever bad success?": Shak. : ILLGOT
24
Hubs : FOCI
26
Mystery writer Michael ___ : INNES
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Seedless kind of orange : NAVEL
29
White Friar : CARMELITE
30
Some three-digit numbers : AREACODES
31
Gil Gerard's spaceperson? : DOEROGERS
35
"The proof ... ___ the eating" : ISIN
36
Stimulus of a kind : CATALYST
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Visigoth king : ALARIC
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Olive stuffing : PIMENTO
42
"Lou Grant" actor and family : ASNERS
44
In short supply : SCARCE
47
Old French coin : AGNEL
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Vary : ALTER
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America's first orbiter : GLENN
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Brontë's Jane and family : EYRES
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Spaniard's cry of triumph : AJA
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All the players : CAST

Answer summary: 7 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 6 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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