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New York Times, Monday, September 7, 1992

Author:
Virginia L. Yates
Editor:
Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 78, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 4.85, Missing: { J Q X Z }, Scrabble score: 287 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 11, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 5
Virginia L. Yates has 38 pre-Shortz puzzles in our database.
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© 1992, The New York TimesNo. 15,644

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Emulated Annabel Lee : LOVED
6
Styptic : ALUM
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Peak : ACME
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" . . . partridge in ___ tree" : APEAR
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Cook book : COMA
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Plug away : TOIL
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Tendrils : CIRRI
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Barricade by police cars : ROADBLOCK
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Nixon has two : ENS
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Sisyphean : VAIN
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Wipes off the map : ERASES
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Bogart film: 1937 : DEADEND
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Tours firms: Abbr. : CIES
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Have : EAT
28
Practiced pyromancy : FORETOLD
32
By and by : DOWNTHEROAD
36
Run : HIE
37
Keep ___ (persist) : ATIT
38
Small drink : SIP
39
This often flies : TIME
40
Was victorious : WON
41
Gets going : HITSTHEROAD
45
Lingerie item : NEGLIGEE
47
United : ONE
48
Novelist Tyler : ANNE
49
Landscaped urban thoroughfare : PARKWAY
53
DO NOT ___ (Monopoly setback) : PASSGO
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Submarine : HERO
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"What a good boy ___!" : AMI
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Traveling : ONTHEROAD
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Out of line : UNDUE
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"___ From Muskogee," M. Haggard hit : OKIE
63
Martinelli of the screen : ELSA
64
Piccolo sound : TRILL
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Enrich, in a way : LARD
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F.D.R.'s New ___ : DEAL
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Paved the way : EASED
Down
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Spiked the punch : LACED
2
Guess : OPINE
3
Vice tag-along : VERSA
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Organ with a drum : EAR
5
Suggest : DRIVEAT
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Stinging : ACRID
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Arctic diver : LOON
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Actress Thurman : UMA
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Sherry's kin : MADEIRA
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Finally : ATLAST
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___ Bay, Ore. : COOS
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Nursery trio : MICE
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Lodge fellows : ELKS
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Propagate : BREED
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Lit. collection : ANTH
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Mar the car : DENT
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Vote in a new member : COOPT
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Looped upholstery fabric : FRISE
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Where Canton is : OHIO
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This is there, too : LIMA
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Title : DEED
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Occur to, with "on" : DAWN
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Okla. Indian : OTOE
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___ it (improvise) : WING
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First name in cosmetics : ESTEE
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Journey : TREK
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Joint on a door : HINGE
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Cold-shouldered : IGNORED
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Rime : HOAR
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On the way : ENROUTE
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Scolded severely : LASHED
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Cycle : PEDAL
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Arroyas : WADIS
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Stubborn as ___ : AMULE
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Highway sign : YIELD
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Natatorium : POOL
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"My Way" songwriter : ANKA
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Commotion : STIR
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"The night ___ thousand eyes" : HASA
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"This ___ House," 1954 song : OLE
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Hunters' gp. : NRA

Answer summary: 1 unique to this puzzle, 4 debuted here and reused later, 2 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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