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New York Times, Monday, September 21, 1964

Author:
Unknown
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J K Q X }, Scrabble score: 300 (avg 1.59)
Open Squares: 71, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
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© 1964, The New York TimesNo. 5,531
Across
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Perplexed. : LOST
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"Paper" money. : SCRIP
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Yankee star. : FORD
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Giant slain by Odin. : YMIR
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Contemporary novelist. : OHARA
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Frenchman's name. : ELIE
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Miller, for one. : REPUBLICAN
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Unexciting. : TAME
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Fleet animal. : ANTELOPE
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Tee man. : DRIVER
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Times of day. : AMS
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Weeding tools. : HOES
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Great name in music. : CARUSO
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Disgruntled loser: Colloq. : SOREHEAD
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French possessive. : LEUR
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Pretty good. : NOTBAD
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Ham's father: Var. : NOE
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Law's partner. : ORDER
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___ Hill. : NOB
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Weather word. : STORM
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Unforged metal bar. : PIG
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Ancient ___. : OFDAYS
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Deed: Sp. : ACTO
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Makes sure something is done. : SEESTOIT
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Knitted blanket. : AFGHAN
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Postprandial treat. : PORT
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Vessel: Abbr. : STR
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Common saying. : BYWORD
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Trifling. : PICAYUNE
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Sound of traffic. : ROAR
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Savage of Borneo. : HEADHUNTER
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Normandy river. : ORNE
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Sprightly. : AGILE
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"___ Nome." : CARO
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Letters. : ZEES
68
Cover girl. : MODEL
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Gleeful cries. : AHAS
Down
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Northern constellation. : LYRA
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Augury. : OMEN
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Tasted: Poet. : SIPT
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Constant. : TRUE
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___ Islands. : SOLOMON
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Small diamonds. : CHIPS
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Longchamp event. : RACE
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Anger: Lat. : IRA
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Wife of Epimetheus. : PANDORA
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Fixation. : FETISH
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King of Norway. : OLAV
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Poem. : RIME
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Pronghorn. : DEER
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Ruy ___, Hugo hero. : BLAS
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Section of a symphony. : REEDS
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Kind of horse. : HOBBY
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Hoofbeats. : CLOPS
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Clifftop home. : AERIE
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Dickens character. : RUDGE
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Yorkshire river. : URE
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Brown ermine. : STOAT
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One of the Ardens. : ENOCH
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Vital artery. : AORTA
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Energetic one. : DEMON
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Bit of gossip: Fr. : ONDIT
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Dynamo part. : ROTOR
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Loose end. : TAG
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New York university. : FORDHAM
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Bag. : SATCHEL
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Reproductive cells. : SPORES
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Feminine title. : FRAU
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Edge forward. : SIDLE
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Yugoslav leader. : BROZ
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Days beyond recall: Poet. : YORE
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Lose power. : WANE
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Made (a visit). : PAID
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Peruvian Indian: Var. : YNCA
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State. : UTAH
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Tiber tributary. : NERA
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Statue in Piccadilly Circus. : EROS
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Part of the psyche. : EGO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 2 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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