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Grace Fabbroni
Grace Fabbroni

New York Times, Monday, September 28, 1981

Author:
Grace Fabbroni
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 44, Avg Word Len: 4.76, Missing: { J K Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 255 (avg 1.41)
Open Squares: 65, Cheaters: 6, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Spans: 1
Grace Fabbroni has 20 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era puzzle in our database.
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© 1981, The New York TimesNo. 11,647
Across
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Pop : SODA
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Bundles : BALES
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Contest at Belmont : RACE
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Enthusiasm : ELAN
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Gothic arch : OGIVE
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Mine entrance : ADIT
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Whitewall, e.g. : TIRE
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Consumer advocate : NADER
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Tease : RIDE
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A beginning : ONCEUPONATIME
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Portion : DOSE
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Where Caesar trod : ITER
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Offshoot : SCION
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Like Harvard's "Pudding" : HASTY
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Gasp : PANT
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Winding : SPIRAL
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Skip over water : DAP
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Slightly more than never : ONCEINALIFETIME
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"___ and Sympathy" : TEA
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Chatter, with "on" : RATTLE
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Kind of eye : EVIL
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Storms : RAGES
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Rank : GRADE
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Regimen : DIET
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"Rubáiyát" poet : OMAR
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Finally : ONCEANDFORALL
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Manitoban Indian : CREE
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Two on the aisle : SEATS
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Toy-bear hero : POOH
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Larry of the Celtics : BIRD
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Fences in : PALES
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Pulitzer Prize playwright: 1953 : INGE
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Glut : SATE
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Nettlesome : SPINY
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Broadway gas : NEON
Down
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Coterie : SET
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Hodgepodge : OLIO
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Mild oath : DARN
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Short narrative : ANECDOTE
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Plus : BONUS
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Yawning : AGAPE
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Playground of Venice : LIDO
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Kind of number : EVEN
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Curative agents : SERA
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Curio : RARITY
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___ a dozen : ADIME
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Autumn beverage : CIDER
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Season in Chartres : ETE
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Eternity : EON
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Boxer's pinnacle : TITLE
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Detect : SPOT
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Support of a sort : CANE
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Quechuan Indian : INCA
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Sword handles : HILTS
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Botanical exterior : ARIL
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Umpire's call : SAFE
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Bottleneck : SNAG
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Potter's paste : PATE
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Teresa Stratas, e.g. : DIVA
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In the thick of : AMID
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Soccer great : PELE
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Seething with indignation : IRATE
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Diamondback : TERRAPIN
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What some hairlines do : RECEDE
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Slender fish : GAR
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Andrea ___ : DORIA
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Passive : INERT
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Repeatedly : OFTEN
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Cryptogamous : MOSSY
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Nile killers : ASPS
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Lowest high tide : NEAP
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Surrealist painter : DALI
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Kind of eagle or wolf : LONE
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Trademark : LOGO
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TV initials : CBS
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Party member of a sort : HEN

Answer summary: 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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