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New York Times, Wednesday, September 28, 1977

Author:
Jeanette K. Brill
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 32, Avg Word Len: 5.22, Missing: { J K Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 271 (avg 1.40)
Open Squares: 79, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 8, XRef: 2, Spans: 3
Jeanette K. Brill has 79 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz Era puzzles in our database.
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© 1977, The New York TimesNo. 10,273
Across
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Freudian topics : EGOS
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Fictional deer : BAMBI
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___ in (contribute) : CHIP
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Source of pulpwood : PINE
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Liquid portion of a fat : OLEIN
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Nylons : HOSE
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Hemingway novel, with "The" : OLDMANANDTHESEA
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Franco Harris and colleagues : STEELERS
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Kind of bunny or bonnet : EASTER
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Urban renewal target : SLUM
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Fortitude : GRIT
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___ one's voice (cry aloud) : LIFTUP
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Coal, oil or peat : FUEL
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Square of butter : PAT
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"The Lady ___" : INRED
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Is in poor health : AILS
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Whittle : PARE
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Hemingway novel : AFAREWELLTOARMS
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Soaks flax : RETS
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Salvation ___ : ARMY
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Performs diligently : PLIES
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Upperclassmen: Abbr. : SRS
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Greek goddess of discord : ERIS
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Holiday, in Honduras : FIESTA
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Raison d'___ : ETRE
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Cook's collection : PANS
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Social standing : ESTATE
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"___, Next Year" : SAMETIME
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Hemingway novel : THESUNALSORISES
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Nat or Natalie : COLE
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Root or Yale : ELIHU
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Actor Asther : NILS
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Clasped : HELD
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Sopranos Hunter and Shane : RITAS
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Italian princely family : ESTE
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Heroic poetry : EPOS
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Covered with gold leaf : GILT
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Wave on the French Riviera : ONDE
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School periods : SEMESTERS
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Cram for an exam : BONEUP
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Frighten : ALARM
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"___ sana in corpore sano" : MENS
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Invitation : BID
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Bank bonus : INTEREST
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Storage container : CHEST
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Multitude : HOST
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Words of understanding : ISEE
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Burrel or Seckel : PEAR
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Refer to indirectly : ALLUDE
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Call, as a taxi : HAIL
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Arroyo : GULLY
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Truth stretchers : LIARS
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Surmise : INFER
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Groups on a col. campus : FRATS
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Bergman products : FILMS
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Helen's abductor : PARIS
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Medieval steel helmet : ARMET
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Turncoat in "The Godfather" : TESSA
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Eagle's nest : AERIE
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Canaan or Holy Land : PALESTINE
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Gamekeeper for rabbits : WARRENER
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One who speaks his mind : OPINER
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Some of Caesar's last words : ETTU
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Celebrated : FAMOUS
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Alleviated : EASED
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See 53 Down : PASHA
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Engrave : ETCH
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Sabot or sabotine : SHOE
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Take effect : TELL
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Oriental skirt feature : SLIT
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"Whatever ___ right": Pope : ISIS
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Dissolve : MELT
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Actual being : ESSE
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With 44 Down, Albanian mountaineer's hero : ALI

Answer summary: 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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