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Arthur Schulman
Arthur Schulman

New York Times, Monday, September 30, 1963

59-Across : Lizard.

Author:
Arthur Schulman
Editor:
Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 80, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.72, Missing: { Q }, Scrabble score: 390 (avg 2.06)
Open Squares: 69, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
Arthur Schulman has 80 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz Era crossword in our database.
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© 1963, The New York TimesNo. 5,174
Across
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Excited. : AGOG
5
French wine center. : DIJON
10
Copy: Abbr. : IMIT
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Clown. : ZANY
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Positive terminal. : ANODE
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Too hasty. : RASH
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Famous sonnet by Shelley. : OZYMANDIAS
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Scandinavian metropolis. : OSLO
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Annoy. : VEX
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Entice. : LURE
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Mixer of pigments. : TINTER
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Home of Goya's Duchess. : ALBA
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Color completely. : BEDYE
26
Coin. : SPECIE
29
Conduct warfare. : WAGE
30
Tachometer indications: Abbr. : RPM
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Aromatic seed. : CUMIN
34
Party dance. : CONGA
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Misfortune. : WOE
36
Spheres. : ORBS
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Diet item in nursery rhyme. : CURDS
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Expenditure. : COST
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Retainer. : FEE
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Harass. : HARRY
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Arabian. : HORSE
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Headgear. : FEZ
43
Paris airport. : ORLY
44
Dutch fishing ship. : HOOKER
45
Polish monetary unit. : ZLOTY
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Pitcher's faux pas. : BALK
48
Adam's first wife. : LILITH
50
Math term. : SURD
51
Doctors' group. : AMA
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Olympian. : ARES
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Where Tabriz is. : AZERBAIJAN
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Mountain range in Germany. : HARZ
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Lizard. : GECKO
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Fascist. : NAZI
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Relax. : REST
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Go in. : ENTER
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Chops. : AXES
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Sea of ___. : AZOV
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Stare. : GAZE
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Cameo stone. : ONYX
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Place for workouts. : GYM
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River into the Black Sea. : DANUBE
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Hindu deity. : INDRA
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___ de vivre. : JOIE
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Harem room. : ODA
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Certain funds. : NESTEGGS
10
Literary method. : IRONY
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Chef d'oeuvre. : MASTERWORK
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Capri or Ischia. : ISLE
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Norse god. : THOR
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Worn out. : ALLIN
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Mental product. : IDEA
24
Galatea's beloved. : ACIS
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Exchange words. : BANDY
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Sneer. : SCOFF
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Thick soup. : PUREE
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Defalcators. : EMBEZZLERS
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Bother. : WORRY
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Sheriff's men. : POSSE
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Measuring device. : METER
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Spiraled. : CURLY
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Rome's adversary, in B.C. times. : CARTHAGE
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Housewife, usually. : COOK
40
Derisive cry. : HOOT
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Not ___ candle to. : HOLDA
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Shelter. : HARBOR
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Contemporary of Chopin. : LISZT
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Pitt's opponent. : BURKE
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American comedian. : LAHR
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Dies ___. : IRAE
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Religious group. : SECT
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Iliad warrior. : AJAX
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Labyrinth. : MAZE
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Absinthe ingredient: Fr. : ANIS
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Buddhist sect. : ZEN
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___ nutshell. : INA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 3 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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