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New York Times, Saturday, September 7, 1985

1-Across : Clyde Barrow or Bonnie Parker

Author:
James Barrick
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 33, Avg Word Len: 5.19, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 291 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 82, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 4
James Barrick has 13 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1985, The New York TimesNo. 13,087
Across
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Clyde Barrow or Bonnie Parker : LAWBREAKER
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Dabs : PATS
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Goof photographically : OVEREXPOSE
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Yegg's cache : LOOT
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Willful : DELIBERATE
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A first name in folk music : ARLO
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A first name in fiction : ERLE
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G tone : SOL
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Old World plant : LENTIL
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Vast region south of Eur. : AFR
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Something for baby : PAP
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Furlough : LEAVE
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Further : AID
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Like some leaf edges : EROSE
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Scott heroine : ELLEN
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Goes hungry : STARVES
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Remote telecast : NEMO
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What Ali did to Foreman: 1974 : KAYOED
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Three-legged stand : TEAPOY
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Church publication : ORDO
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Pardon, in a way : CONDONE
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Quiets : CALMS
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Kind of bag : SCENT
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Soft : LOW
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Chameleon's cousin : AGAMA
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River in Poland : SAN
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___ Lanka : SRI
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Ethiopian's neighbor : SOMALI
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Peaks: Abbr. : MTS
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What aquafortists do : ETCH
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Weight allowance : TRET
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Teacher's fiat re spelling proper nouns : CAPITALIZE
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Naturalness : EASE
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Promoting unity : ECUMENICAL
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Hardens : SETS
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Acoustical devices : RESONATORS
Down
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Underground vein : LODE
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Say it and mean it : AVER
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Sorrowful cry : WELLADAY
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Inform : BRIEF
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Johnny ___ : REB
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What Bex and Dax have in common : EXES
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Relevant : APROPOS
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Aussie cuties : KOALAS
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Es follower : EST
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Set of blades on a mower : REEL
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Quantity of freight : PLANELOAD
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Of a body part : AORTAL
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"I Want ___!," 1958 Susan Hayward film : TOLIVE
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Hot : STOLEN
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A B C's : ELEMENTS
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Undoing : REVERSAL
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Swan or hutch : PEN
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Call on : ASK
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Philippine people : ITA
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Salmon's spawning area : REDD
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Some dorm occupants : ROOMMATES
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School founded by Henry VI : ETON
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He gets plums : POLITICO
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Burro: Comb. form : ONO
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Wood used for archers' bows : YEW
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C.I.A. forerunner : OSS
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Coin of small value : CENTIMO
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Classes : CASTES
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Ancient assemblies : AGORAE
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Least plausible : LAMEST
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Grassy area : CAMPUS
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Kindled anew : RELIT
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Pastry chef's helper : ICER
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Gun or actress : STEN
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Slavic sovereign : CZAR
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Copters : HELS
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Wilander coup : ACE
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Backward: Prefix : ANA

Answer summary: 4 unique to this puzzle, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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